Team

  • Rene Bourcet, P. Eng
  • April Creighton, EIT
  • Brian Halvorson, A.Sc.T.
  • Blaine McNaueal, B.Tech. Arch. Sci.
  • Dustin Haak, Civil Eng. Technologist GradTech
  • Christine Prystupa, Draftsperson
  • Wayne Close
  • Jocelyn Dickie, M.Sc., E.I.T.
  • Philipp Wambold

Rene Bourcet graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1980. Rene founded Bourcet Engineering in 1984 shortly after receiving his professional designation in 1983. He worked as a structural engineer for many years in the Okanagan Valley as a sole practitioner. After 2007 Rene expaneded Bourcet Engineering into the significantly into the diverse company it is today. To contact Rene directly, please email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

April Creighton is the Revelstoke B.C. contact and has been part of the design team at Bourcet Engineering since 2006. She was hired directly after completing her engineering degree from the University of British Columbia. She has experience with numerous types of projects including the residential, industrial and commercial sectors. To contact April directly, please email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Brian has provided Bourcet Engineering with drafting services since 1994. Brian is experienced in a number of design and drafting programs and is well-versed in all types of drafting and detail fabrication. Brian has experience with projects from the residential, commercial and industrial sectors. To contact Brian directly, please email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Blaine started working for our design team in 2011, after graduating with a degree in architectural science from BCIT. Blaine is experienced in a number of design and drafting programs as well as 3D modeling and visual rendering software. Blaine has experience with projects from residential, commercial, institutional and industrial sectors. To contact Blaine directly, please email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Dustin started work with Bourcet Engineering in 2007 as a draftsman. Dustin is experienced in many drafting programs and is up to date in his Revit and AutoCad programs. In addition to obtaining his diploma, Dustin has also completed certificate programs in architectural and structural drafting. To contact Dustin directly, please email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Christine started working for our design team in 2010 and has assisted in jobs as far back as 2008. Christine is experienced in many drafting programs. Christine has completed certificate programs in architectural and structural drafting. To contact Christine directly, please email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Wayne is responsible for the accounting aspect of Bourcet Engineering. If you have any question with billing or an invoice please email him directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Jocelyn Dickie completed her B.Sc. at the University of Idaho in 2006 and her M.Sc. at Clemson University in 2008, and she is working on completing her PhD from the University of Calgary. Prior to joining Bourcet Engineering, she gained significant engineering experience working for buildings consulting firms in Calgary. She has worked on the design, construction tendering, and construction review of commercial, single- and multi-family residential, and institutional buildings. Jocelyn joined Bourcet Engineering in 2014.

Philipp Wambold started working for our Design team in 2014, shortly after completing his engineering degree from the University of British Columbia. He is currently an EIT and is gaining experience towards his PEng. Since joining Bourcet Engineering, Philipp has worked on numerous types of projects including the residential, industrial, agricultural and commercial sectors. He especially enjoys timber frame design. To contact Philipp directly, please email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • PROFESSIONAL
  • Rene Bourcet, P. Eng.
  • Christina Willerton, P. Eng.
  • April Creighton, P. Eng.
  • Jocelyn Dickie, P. Eng.
  • TECHNICAL
  • Brian Halvorson, A.Sc.T.
  • Dustin Haak, Civil Eng. Technologist
  • Christine Haak, Draftsperson
  • Cori Doorman, Draftsperson
  • ADMINISTRATION
  • Melanie Baylis

Rene Bourcet

Structural Engineer
Company President

P. Eng

Rene Bourcet graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1980. Rene founded Bourcet Engineering in 1984 shortly after receiving his professional designation in 1983. He worked as a structural engineer for many years in the Okanagan Valley as a sole practitioner. After 2007 Rene expanded Bourcet Engineering into the significantly diverse company it is today.
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CHRISTINA WILLERTON

Structural Engineer

P. Eng.

Christina Willerton graduated from the University of Alberta in 2000. Prior to joining Bourcet Engineering she obtained valuable engineering and management experience in Calgary working in the oil and gas industry. She has performed full project execution from conceptual planning to estimating, design, construction tendering, inspections, and close out on a number of oil and gas projects. Since joining Bourcet Engineering in 2007, Christina has worked on numberous types of projects including commercial, residential, and industrial structures.
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April Creighton

Structural Engineer

P. Eng.

April Creighton is our representitive in Revelstoke B.C. and has been part of the design team at Bourcet Engineering since 2006. She was hired directly after completing her engineering degree from the University of British Columbia. She has experience with numerous types of projects including the residential, industrial and commercial sectors.
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Jocelyn Dickie

Structural Engineer

P. Eng.

Jocelyn Dickie completed her B.Sc. at the University of Idaho in 2006 and her M.Sc. at Clemson University in 2008, and she is working on completing her PhD from the University of Calgary. Prior to joining Bourcet Engineering, she gained significant engineering experience working for buildings consulting firms in Calgary. She has worked on the design, construction tendering, and construction review of commercial, single- and multi-family residential, and institutional buildings. Jocelyn joined Bourcet Engineering in 2014.
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Brian Halvorson

Senior Structural Technologist

A.Sc.T.

Brian has provided Bourcet Engineering with drafting services since 1994. Brian is experienced in a number of design and drafting programs and is well-versed in all types of drafting and detail fabrication. Brian has experience with projects from the residential, commercial and industrial sectors.
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Dustin Haak

Civil Engineering Technologist

Civil Eng. Technologist

Dustin started work with Bourcet Engineering in 2007 as a draftsman and is experienced in many drafting programs. He is fluent in Revit and AutoCAD and worked on SolidWorks and X-Steel. In addition to obtaining his diploma in Civil Engineering Technology from Okanagan University College, Dustin has also completed certificate programs in architectural and structural drafting from Kwantlen University.
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Christine Haak

Drafting Technologist

Draftsperson

Christine started working for our design team in 2010 and has assisted in jobs as far back as 2008. She is experienced in many drafting programs from AutoCAD to SolidWorks. Christine has completed certificate programs in architectural and structural drafting from Kwantlen University.
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Melanie Baylis

Administrator

For administration and billing inquiries please contact Melanie directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.