John is one of the founding partners of Collings Johnston. He is a leader and technical authority in the planning and delivery of transportation infrastructure. Prior to starting CJI, John enjoyed 20 years of divisional and regional management with Delcan Corporation (now Parsons), one of Canada’s major consulting companies.
Specializing in transportation management, strategic planning, and project infrastructure design, he has acted as a technical consultant and manager to owners, lenders, and contractors on many key transportation projects in Canada and overseas. In 2018 John stepped down as a CJI Principal and handed over leadership to the current principals. John still provides advisory support to the leadership team on an “as-needed” basis.
John is a Fellow of the Institute of Civil Engineering. In 2015 he was recipient of the Association of Consulting Engineers of BC’s Meritorious Achievement Award for his outstanding contribution to the engineering profession, industry and community.