6th Annual G2CC | Golf to Conquer Cancer

June 11, 2019

IRC Group is a proud Silver Sponsor at the 6th Annual G2CC (Golf to Conquer Cancer) event benefitting The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation’s Golf to conquer Cancer held on June 10, 2019.
Despite the rainy weather, 235 participants gathered for the...

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IRC's Structural Team Designs Tallest Tims

May 7, 2019

As reported in the Clarington This Week newspaper (April 22, 2019), IRC's Structural Engineering division is helping Tim Hortons reach new heights with an exciting new 2-storey store in Bowmanville.

On top of being taller than you're average Tims, this new location will also feature a patio.

Read the full article on our site by clicking the "Read More" link 

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ARTICLE: Roof Reviews and Preventative Roof Maintenance

April 19, 2019

Roof Reviews and Preventative Roof Maintenance | TORONTO CONDO NEWS | APRIL 19, 2019
A roof is the condo equivalent of a Swiss Army Knife; a multi-function device essential to a quality lifestyle. The condo roof keeps water out, helps maintain air quality and comfortable temperatures, and offers common area space and amenities. It is a necessary and important part of external building... 

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BEVA | Calgary’s Building Maintenance Bylaw

April 15, 2018

IRC Building Sciences Group's Calgary office provides assessments to help you with your buildings BEVA (Building Exterior Visual Assessment) Calgary’s Building Maintenance Bylaw requirements.
The purpose of The City of Calgary's Building Maintenance Bylaw is to better protect the public by requiring the exterior of buildings to be visually assessed for required repairs every 5 years.
If your building is 5 stories or more and 10 or more years old, you will be required ...

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IRC Introduces 24/7 Leak Response Service

October 9, 2015

IRC expands 24/7Leak Response services with new web-based database and live monitoring system.

For more information please visit our Emergency Service Program page.

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IRC Introduces Pavement Engineering Division

September 19, 2015

IRC creates a new pavement engineering division with the addition of new pavement engineering trained staff to handle the expanded service offering to our National client base.

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Strategic Alliance with Wells Klein Consulting Group

July 27, 2015

Monty Klein, President of Wells Klein Consulting Group and Albert Duwyn, President of IRC Building Sciences Group are pleased to announce the formation of a Strategic Alliance effective August 1, 2015.

This move will combine the staff of both firms at one location in order to better serve all present and future client requirements.

Wells Klein has been providing Building Envelope Consulting services in British Columbia and Western Canada for over 20 years while IRC has been serving its clients needs across Canada since 1985. With combined personnel of over 120, our staff of Engineers, technologist and technicians, operating in 12 offices across Canada, specialize in assessments, design, asset management and quality observations in roofing & waterproofing, building envelope, structural, paving and heritage preservation.

Both firms are excited over the prospect of providing an unsurpassed level of service to new and existing clients in the public and private, commercial, industrial and institutional sectors.

We look forward to serving you better for all your Building Performance requirements.

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McCavour Engineering Becomes IRC's Structural Division

September 18, 2007

In 2007, McCavour Engineering was acquired, adding structural engineering capabilities to complement IRC’s core competencies.

IRC’s Structural Engineering division, IRC McCavour Engineering Group, provides assessment, structural design, prime consulting, project management and product support to the construction industry.

IRC McCavour Engineering Group provides innovative and cost-effective solutions to structural engineering challenges. Our staff has expert knowledge of materials, building systems and construction products.

We are licensed across Canada to provide structural design and preparation of structural drawings. Each project that we undertake is approached with structural engineering as the fundamental basis to our solution. We apply a common sense philosophy to develop a code compliant and cost effective solution to our projects.

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Pavement Consulting Services Available from IRC

March 22, 2006

IRC now provides paving consulting services for clients in the private sector as part of our Building Science Division.

Pavement is the first visible component of a property. Pavement deterioration is not only esthetically unpleasant but it is also a trip, fall and driving hazard. IRC can help owners and property managers manage their pavement inventories by providing visual and geotechnical investigations, design and specification, contract administration and quality observation services. Whether a client is looking for repairs such as milling and overlaying asphaltic pavements, general pavement replacement, concrete pavements and curb repairs, and/or subsurface drainage repairs, IRC can provide sound engineering expertise to help manage these assets to maximize return on investment.

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