Leonard Pianalto

BASc, MSc (Civil), P.Eng., LEED® AP, FEC | Associate
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Leonard is a key member of the Structural Restoration Group in RJC Vancouver's Building Science and Restoration team. As an emerging industry leader in fall protection and glazing practice, Leonard has developed the respective service offerings significantly at RJC. He has also added considerable depth to industry on the topic of seismic retrofit of building components. Clients and staff alike are inspired by Leonard's integrity and ethics.

Leonard is the principal editor of the 2010 revisions to the Glazing Systems Specifications Manual, the de facto industry standard. He is very active with APEGBC and sits on the Building Code Committee. Mentoring defines part of Leonard’s daily routine, which is proven by the RJC Rick Banman Mentorship Award he won. A natural educator as well, Leonard is a part-time instructor at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) in the School of Construction and the Environment.

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC) 
  • Building Code Committee: APEGBC
  • Instructor, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT): School of Construction and the Environment