Matt Charbonneau M.A.Sc., P.Eng.

Project Manager, Shareholder

Improving people’s homes, workplaces, and places of enjoyment by turning a repair into an opportunity for betterment is so rewarding. Helping clients address that building issue that has bothered them for years is so fulfilling.

Matt Charbonneau is a project manager responsible to assess buildings, design repairs, manage their implementation, and educate clients and associates. He has been in the industry since 2008, and joined the Edison team in 2014. Matt is passionate about improving people’s lives and adding value to the built environment by developing durable, comfortable, energy efficient, and aesthetic building repair solutions. He focuses on guiding residents and owners through the construction process with integrity and clear communication.

In his spare time, Matt enjoys golf, hockey, cycling, house renos, spending time with family and travelling.

Key Areas of Expertise

Window, Cladding, and Roof Retrofits

Project Management

Professional Associations

Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)

Member, EIFS Council of Canada

Selected Professional Experience

Shadow Creek | Burlington ON | 2016-2018 | EIFS and Window Replacement | $3.8M | Single Family Home Condominium | Wilson Blanchard Management

Admiral’s Walk | Burlington ON | 2016-2017 | Window-Wall Retrofit | $2.75M | High-Rise Condominium | Maple Ridge Community Management Ltd.

Residence at Weston | Toronto ON | 2017 | Window Air Leakage Repairs | $300k | 29 Storey High-Rise Apartment | Realstar Management Partnership

Hayhurst Village | Brantford ON | 2015-2017 | Balcony and Terrace Repairs | $1.5M | Mid-Rise Condominium | Wilson Blanchard Management Inc.

Dundas Granite Curling Club | Dundas ON | 2015 | Over-Cladding Retrofit | $60k | Commercial Complex | Board of Directors

Montcrest | Toronto ON | 2014-2015 | EIFS Over-Cladding, Window Replacements, and Balcony Repairs | $4.8M | High-Rise Apartments | M&R Holdings

Margaret and Charles Juravinski Centre | Hamilton ON | 2014 | Building Envelope Review | $581M | Healthcare | St. Joseph’s Healthcare

Advanced Research Complex | Ottawa ON | 2014 | Building Envelope Commissioning | $70M | Research Facility | University of Ottawa

Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre | Toronto ON | 2013-2014 | Masonry Repairs and Interior Insulation Retrofit | $73k | Multi-Unit Residential Building | Social Housing Unit

Citi Group Office Tower | Toronto ON | 2013 | Curtain Wall and Cladding Retrofit Study | 19 & 21 Storey Commercial | Oxford Properties Group

LeMarchant Place | Halifax NS | 2013 | Building Envelope Commissioning | $48M | Mid-Rise Campus Residence | University of Dalhousie

Kingston City Hall | 2012-2013 | Heritage Building Roof and Attic Assessment | 19th Century, Nationally Designated Heritage Building | Institutional | City of Kingston

EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Civil Engineering), University of Waterloo, 2009
  • Master of Applied Science (Building Science), University of Waterloo, 2011
THESIS
  • Simulating the Effects of Enclosure Retrofits on Post-War High-Rise Apartment Buildings in Cold Climates
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
  • Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
  • Member, EIFS Council of Canada
AWARDS
  • Canadian Institute of Steel Construction Scholarship
PRESENTATIONS
  • Underused Building Envelope Technologies/Approaches, CFAA Rental Housing Conference, June 2017
PUBLICATIONS
  • Green Your Condo – Optimize Glass Coatings for Energy Savings, ACMO Magazine, Fall 2017