Experience Brief

Biography of John Hibberd, M.Eng., P.Eng.
Senior Project Engineer – Water and Wastewater Treatment Specialist

Mr. John Hibberd is currently a Senior Project Engineer and Principal with John Hibberd – HEI Group, based in Cochrane, Alberta. He has over 28 years of environmental engineering experience and specializes in water and wastewater treatment. Mr. Hibberd has performed in excess of 20 audits of private and public drinking water systems in Canada and abroad to evaluate conformance with relevant regulations, standards, and best management practices. Mr. Hibberd has also designed, installed and commissioned numerous water and wastewater treatment systems throughout Ontario, as well as, in Alberta, Quebec, and the United States.

Mr. Hibberd also has 6 years of past experience as a Facilities Engineer for 3 oil companies in Alberta. Mr. Hibberd designed, constructed, and commissioned 5 heavy oil production facilities to separate oil from 39 wells. Mr. Hibberd was also part of the design team for a now constructed 5,000 bbl/day SAGD thermal project and was responsible for water supply and produced water treatment requirements. Mr. Hibberd also handled remote camp package drinking water and sewage systems design, selection, and construction. Finally, as a Director of Operations, Mr. Hibberd managed the operating and maintenance requirements for heavy oil production facilities and wells for a small oil company with operations in Northern Alberta. Mr. Hibberd has experience with completing mineral and land lease renewals, LLR tracking, Applications for Scheme Approvals, Facility Licences, and other associated approvals, permits, and licences.

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