Barrie Landfill Reclamation and Re-Engineering

Golder Associates Ltd.
Barrie Landfill Reclamation and Re-Engineering 
Barrie, Ontario

The City of Barrie landfill was impacting water resources and required remediation. Golder was retained as the design engineer and construction management firm. The seven-year project involved innovative liner design, waste slope stability assessment and large-scale material management, all in a limited space. The project successfully resulted in the capture of leachate and landfill gas, the improvement of water quality and an 18-year extension of the total lifespan of the facility.

Press release
Canadian Consulting Engineer article


This project won a 2017 Award of Excellence in the Environmental Remediation category at the Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards on October 24, in Ottawa.

Awards of Excellence are bestowed to ACEC member firms who have achieved the highest level of excellence in quality of engineering, innovation and societal benefit. 

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