Leslie Peer

PhD, P.Eng., FEC, RRC, CPHD, LEED® AP O+M | Principal

A recognized authority in materials, Leslie provides valuable insight and information for materials selection. He is involved in project work, independent and technical reviews, education in materials engineering, building envelope engineering, and structural restoration.

With a doctorate in Materials Engineering and decades of experience, Leslie brings a wealth of experience and expertise with respect to specifications for durability and service life, investigation and quantification of damage to structures. A specialist in evaluating and predicting the durability of steel, concrete and timber structures, Leslie contributes and reviews many of RJC’s most technically challenging projects.

Leslie completed a bachelor’s degree in structural engineering from the University of Toronto and completed a PhD in materials engineering from Cambridge University in England. He also completed the Building Education Program at the Architectural Institute of British Columbia. He is a recognized authority in his field, teaching courses in educational and professional settings, has been a part of CSA codes, and Engineers Canada honored Leslie with a Fellowship for his contribution to the engineering profession.

Professional Affiliations

  • Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (EGBC)
  • British Columbia Building Enclosure Council (BCBEC)
  • Canadian Commission on Construction Materials Evaluation
  • Building Enclosure Committee of the EGBC
  • Member of Technical Committee of the Canadian Masonry Contractor’s Association
  • Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC LEED® Accredited Professional Operations and Maintenance)
  • Fellow of Engineers Canada
  • CSA z5010 Standard Member TSC - Thermal Bridging Methodology
  • Canadian Commission on Construction Materals Evaluation - Chair
  • Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes - Ex-Officio
  • CSA S478 Standard for Durability in Buildings - Technical Committee Member
  • International Institute of Buildin Enclosure Consultants - Codes and Standards Committee
  • CSA A371 Standard for Masonry Construction for Buildings - Associate Member
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