HDK Consulting’s Areas of Practice reflects its specialties in institutional and commercial building engineering design and construction. HDK has worked on projects in all of Canada’s geographic climates as well as situated in both urban, rural/remote and security-sensitive locations across the country. Engagements in these areas typically include the analysis, planning, design and enhancement and optimization of the following:
Our network of mechanical and electrical engineering professionals provides consulting, design and construction phase services on all manner of systems. With LEED and Project Management Institute-Accredited Professionals as part of our team, our clients have come to expect innovative and sustainable yet practical mechanical and electrical solutions to even their most pressing project challenges.
HDK provides specialized engineering services in the area of communications systems and networks with the capacity to consult on some of the most complex integrated building systems and environments in the world. HDK’s unique background has provided some of Canada’s most security-sensitive public institutions with practical solutions to their 21st century telecommunication project requirements and on project sites ranging from Far North Military Research Stations to National Training Academies to high-technology command posts and E-911 Centres. HDK is among only a handful of firms in Canada with a one of its key principals holding the coveted BISCI and RCDD designations. These are highly regarded among clients and signal HDK as offering among the deepest level of expertise associated with consulting on telecommunications building-systems projects.
Fully integrated with its communications and AV areas of practice is the capacity to manage physical and electronic security system changes as stand-alone, site-specific projects or as part of new build or renovations or upgrades to an existing space. Projects it has consulted on have ranged from replacement of 100’s of intrusion alarm systems for defense establishments to integrating lighting systems and video surveillance systems to respond to special security threats. HDK provides advice that is independent of any one product or systems and results in the best option being recommended to the client.
HDK provides full services to many of clients, stewarding their projects from the pre-design and planning stages to substantial completion of Construction. The firm has developed a robust inhouse Project Management Methodology and Approach that showcases the best of what the firm has to offer; Principals-as-Project Managers, a flexible, scalable and responsive approach to project planning, use of refined project planning tools and integrated, multi-disciplinary expertise in a number of areas of practice. As part of each service, HDK brings a network of experienced and knowledgeable professionals from across the major disciplines and who are local to jurisdictions across Canada.
Let's talk about