RJ Burnside & Associates Ltd

Orangeville, ON, Canada


R.J. Burnside & Associates Limited is a multi-discipline Canadian engineering and environmental consulting firm comprised of over 300 engineers, scientists, technical, management and support staff. Burnside is a client-focused organization, where project managers develop close working relationships with their clients to meet and exceed their expectations. For 40 years, Burnside has been delivering engineering and science-based solutions to municipal, private sector and First Nation clients. Burnside has core skills in infrastructure engineering, environmental management and the delivery of municipal services. We have specialized experience in technical fields including GIS and software applications, water resources, solid waste management, environmental impact assessment and energy efficiency.



The primary purpose of a Geographic Information System is to collect, manage, analyze, and disseminate accurate spatial information. Burnside offers clients a variety of data collection techniques, customized maps, on-line services, custom designed software and personalized training. We have extensive experience in the management of data in all types of industry formats and from many sources and agencies. Burnside employs a wide range of Airborne and Space borne platforms including Global Positioning Satellites (GPS) constellation, Ikonos, Quick Bird Landsat, Radarsat, Hyperspectral Sensors, traditional Aerial Photography, terrestrial surveying and borehole geophysics. The creation and provision of specialized databases to support environmental projects such as groundwater protection studies, hydrological and floodplain analysis and solid waste management is a staple of our expertise.

Services Provided:

Application Development, Data Conversion/Migration, Data Model & Database Design, GIS Strategy and Planning, Implementation, Needs and Requirements, System Architecture and Design, System Integration