Our Team

Ken Wawryk | Cole Ferguson | Ali Reshad

Other team members:  Jake Rauche | Ryan Adams | Johnson Zheng | Dayton Loverick |Chris Adams | Shahram Ghasemian Safaei

Ken Wawryk, Principal

Director / Operations Manager | 30+ years experience

Career Field:

  • Comprehensive experience in project management, mass excavation and excavated material relocation.
  • Specific expertise in expediting, scheduling, cost and quality control of site development and road construction projects including gravel and asphalt supply via tug and barge.
  • General overall coordination for various road construction and site development construction projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction design, technical troubleshooting and liaising with consulting engineers, municipal inspectors and government officials.

Experience:

  • Owner/Operations Manager – M2K Construction Ltd. [2006 – Present]
  • Owner/Operations Manager – XS West Construction Group [2000 – 2006]
  • Project Manager – Jack Cewe Ltd (All Highway and Bridge Construction) [1993 – 2000]
  • Quality Control Inspector – Ministry of Highways [1990 – 1993]

Career Project Highlights:

  • Ministry of Transportation Hamilton Interchange Project – Superintendent for entire project, worth $21 million dollars.
  • Onni Group of Companies – 44 acre industrial & commercial site development.
  • SAR Transit – Site preparation & restoration of Murray Street Precast Plant in Port Moody.
  • Interfor – Various mill upgrades, decommissioning and site clean-up throughout BC.
  • Amacon Construction – 11 acre site preparation and development.
  • Billfinger Berger – 300,000 m3 preload construction for Golden Ears Crossing in Maple Ridge.
  • Pinnacle Ridge – 51 acre residential site preparation in Anmore.
  • Wales McLelland – 12 acre cut and fill site preparation.
  • Developed various sites equalling 90 acres total in Dominion Triangle area of Port Coquitlam.
  • Ministry of Transportation Highway #9 Bridge Replacement – worth $6 million dollars, detour and highway construction.
  • City of New Westminster – Pier demolition, site remediation and new wharf construction, worth $7 million dollars.
  • City of Victoria – Custom House on Government Street – historical reclamation and restoration.
  • City of Vancouver – Delta Landfill gas system and leachate collectors, worth $20 million.

Cole Ferguson, Project Manager & Senior Estimator

Estimating Coordinator | 16 + years experience

Career Field:

  • Specializing in procurement, contract management, quality controls and cost estimates.
  • Project co-ordination & scheduling

Experience:

  • Project Manager / Estimator – M2K Construction [2010 – Present]
  • Project Co-ordinator / Estimator – M2K Construction [2006 – 2010]
  • Foreman / Jr. Estimator – XS West Construction Group [2005 – 2006]

Education:

  • Civil Engineering A.Sc.T. (G.Tech) Diploma 2006, BCIT.
  • BA Psychology 2003, SFU.

Ali Reshad, Pre-Construction Manager & Senior Estimator

Estimating & Site Engineer | 30+ years experience

Career Field:

  • Specializing in pre-construction management
  • Contract management

Experience:

  • Pre-Construction Manager – M2K Construction [2017 – Present]
  • Senior Civil Estimator – Hall Constructors [2010- 2017]
  • Civil Estimator – TAG Construction [2009 -2010]
  • Civil Estimator – TYAM Construction [2009 -2010]
  • Estimator – Chilliwack Roofing [2006 – 2008]

Education:

  • Bachelors degree, Civil Engineering [1973 – 1977]

Other Team Members

 

JAKE RAUCHE, GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT

General Superintendent | 21 years experience

Career Field:

  • Team Management
  • Supervisor of large earthworks crews
  • Quality assurance and project specification specialist
  • Safety performance reviews and tracking

Experience:

  • General Superintendent – M2K Construction Ltd. [2019 – Present]
  • Superintendent – M2K Construction Ltd. [2018 – 2019]
  • Site preparation, density and compaction lifts PCL project – M2K Construction Ltd. [2016 – 2017]
  • Supervisor – 7.2 km Diversion Channel, Salt storage 4 km Berm works, Brine & cooling pond, New rail line PCT Terminals – Ames Construction Sk. [2014 – 2017]
  • General Foreman – Flatiron Construction Alta. [2013 – 2014]
  • Senior Operator – Peter Kiewit [ 2010 – 2013]
  • Senior Operator – XS West trucking & Contracting Ltd. [2006 – 2010]

 

 

RYAN ADAMS, SUPERINTENDENT

Superintendent | 13 years experience

Career Field:

  • Specializing in Underground Utilities
  • Managing Field Operations
  • Site Preparation

Experience:

  • Superintendent – M2K Construction Ltd. [2018 – Present]
  • Pipe Layer / Surveyor – Jack Cewe Construction (2014 – 2018)
  • Pipe Layer – B7B Contracting (2012 – 2014)
  • Labourer – Kiewit (2008 – 2012)

 

JOHNSON ZHENG, PROJECT MANAGER / ESTIMATOR

Project Manager/ Estimator | 10+ years experience

Career Field:

  • Provides project cost estimates and quality control
  • Creates technical finishing works drawings
  • On site survey to support to crews

Experience:

  • Project Manager / Estimator – M2K Construction Ltd. – [2019 – Present]
  • Project Manager – M2K Construction Ltd. – The City of Vancouver, Delta Landfill, LFG system network project                         [2018 – 2020]
  • Project Coordinator / Estimator – M2K Construction [2014 – 2018]
  • Estimator – FTG Constructors [2011 – 2013]

Education:

  • Civil Engineering and Technology Diploma 2010, BCIT.

 

 

DAYTON LOVERICK, MECHANICAL SERVICES

Heavy Duty Mechanic | 18 years experience

Career Field:

  • Certified Automotive and Heavy Duty Mechanic.
  • Operates in-house service truck value: $275,000.00; capable of all major and minor repairs.

Experience:

  • Heavy Duty Mechanic – M2K Construction [2007 – Present]
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic – Finning [2005 – 2007]
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic – JJM Construction [2003 – 2005]

 

 

 

CHRIS ADAMS, SUPERINTENDENT

Superintendent | 15 years experience

Career Field:

  • Road building, subgrade to sub base, footing excavations
  • Civil ductile iron water main and line valve chambers
  • Paving, curb and gutter works
  • Site preparation

Experience:

  • Superintendent – M2K Construction Ltd. [2017 – Present]
  • Leadhand/Gradesman – B&B Contracting [2015 – 2017]
  • Foreman/Laborer – FTGC [2011 – 2014]
  • Crew Leadhand, – Peter Kiewit [2009 – 2011]
  • Equipment operator, certified rigger – Bilfinger Berger [2006 – 2009]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHAHRAM GHASEMIAN SAFAEI, SURVEYOR

Surveyor | 25+ years experience

Career Field:

  • Infrastructure, land development for commercial and residential projects
  • Project budget and cost estimation and construction scheduling
  • Field survey and layout
  • Analyst, RFI structural development and inquiries

Experience:

  • Surveyor – M2K Construction Ltd. (2019 – Present)
  • Supervisor and Project Engineer – Metroline Construction [2014 – 2019]
  • Construction Manager and Design Engineer – Taraz Azin Pars construction Co., Tehran, Iran  [2000 – 2014]
  • Surveyor – Abadgaran Construction Co., Ifshan, Iran [1995 – 1996]
  • Environment Officer – Zanjan Health centre, Zanjan, Iran [1993 – 1995]

Education:

  • Master of Water Civil Engineering [2015]
  • BSc in Environmental Engineering [1999]
  • Associates degree in Environmental Engineering [1992]
  • Ms in Civil Engineering
  • Certified ASTTBC Engineering Technologies
  • MS Office & CAD, Civil 3D, HEC-HMS, SWMM, SURFER 8
  • Multi-lingual

 

 

 

Our Team

Ken Wawryk | Cole Ferguson | Ali Reshad | Mohammed Asadullah | Ellaina Steinman | Dayton Loverick  | Sean Lucente | Chris Adams | Jake Rauche | Manny Plante | Shahram Ghasemian Safaei

Ken Wawryk, Principal

Director / Operations Manager | 28 years experience

Career Field:

  • Comprehensive experience in project management, mass excavation and excavated material relocation.
  • Specific expertise in expediting, scheduling, cost and quality control of site development and road construction projects including gravel and asphalt supply via tug and barge.
  • General overall coordination for various road construction and site development construction projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction design, technical troubleshooting and liaising with consulting engineers, municipal inspectors and government officials.

Experience:

  • Owner/Operations Manager – M2K Construction Ltd. [2006 – Present]
  • Owner/Operations Manager – XS West Construction Group [2000 – 2006]
  • Project Manager – Jack Cewe Ltd (All Highway and Bridge Construction) [1993 – 2000]
  • Quality Control Inspector – Ministry of Highways [1990 – 1993]

Career Project Highlights:

  • Ministry of Transportation Hamilton Interchange Project – Superintendent for entire project, worth $21 million dollars.
  • Onni Group of Companies – 44 acre industrial & commercial site development.
  • SAR Transit – Site preparation & restoration of Murray Street Precast Plant in Port Moody.
  • Interfor – Various mill upgrades, decommissioning and site clean-up throughout BC.
  • Amacon Construction – 11 acre site preparation and development.
  • Billfinger Berger – 300,000 m3 preload construction for Golden Ears Crossing in Maple Ridge.
  • Pinnacle Ridge – 51 acre residential site preparation in Anmore.
  • Wales McLelland – 12 acre cut and fill site preparation.
  • Developed various sites equalling 90 acres total in Dominion Triangle area of Port Coquitlam.
  • Ministry of Transportation Highway #9 Bridge Replacement – worth $6 million dollars, detour and highway construction.
  • City of New Westminster – Pier demolition, site remediation and new wharf construction, worth $7 million dollars.
  • City of Victoria – Government Street – Custom House, Historical reclamation and restoration.
  • City of Vancouver – Delta Landfill gas system network – worth $20 million dollars.

Cole Ferguson, Project Manager & Senior Estimator

Estimating Coordinator | 11 years experience

Career Field:

  • Specializing in procurement, contract management, quality controls and cost estimates.
  • Project co-ordination & scheduling.
  • Company Health and Safety Manager.

Experience:

  • Project Manager / Estimator – M2K Construction [2010 – Present]
  • Project Co-ordinator / Estimator – M2K Construction [2006 – 2010]
  • Foreman / Jr. Estimator – XS West Construction Group [2005 – 2006]

Education:

  • Civil Engineering A.Sc.T. (G.Tech) Diploma 2006, BCIT.
  • BA Psychology 2003, SFU.

Johnson Zheng, Project Coordinator & Junior Estimator

Project Coordinator / Estimator | 6 years experience

Career Field:

  • Provides project cost estimates and quality control
  • Creates technical finishing works drawings
  • On site survey to support to crews

Experience:

  • Project Coordinator / Estimator – M2K Construction [2014 – Present]
  • Estimator – FTG Constructors [2011 – 2013]

Education:

  • Civil Engineering and Technology Diploma 2010, BCIT.

Dayton Loverick, Mechanical Services

Heavy Duty Mechanic | 15 years experience

Career Field:

  • Certified Automotive and Heavy Duty Mechanic.
  • Operates in-house service truck value: $275,000.00; capable of all major and minor repairs.

Experience:

  • Heavy Duty Mechanic – M2K Construction [2007 – Present]
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic – Finning [2005 – 2007]
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic – JJM Construction [2003 – 2005]

Sean Lucente, Superintendent

Superintendent | 19 years experience

Career Field:

  • Specializing in civil drainage works
  • Supervision and field operations

Experience:

  • Superintendent – M2K Construction [2017 – Present]
  • Foreman/ Supervisor – Kiewit [2008 – 2015]
  • Machine Operator – Black Mountain Golf Course [ 2006 – 2008]
  • Class 3 truck driver – BOC Gases [2000 – 2006]

Sean Hammond, Senior Foreman

Mass Earthworks Supervisor | 20 years experience

Career Field:

  • Specializing in site cut and fill
  • Large and small excavations

Experience:

  • Senior Foreman – M2K Construction [2002 – Present]
  • Equipment Operator – Amix [1999 – 2002]

Ellaina Steinman, Health and Safety Manager

Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner | 9 years experience

Career Field:

  • Field support, site safety management, administration and enforcement
  • High-rise industrial and commercial construction developments
  • OH&S program development and training

Experience:

  • Health and Safety Manager – M2K Construction [2017 – Present]
  • CSO & site safety management – Turner Construction [ 2016 – 2017]
  • Safety Officer – Active First Aid Inc.- [2014-2015]
  • Site demolition and construction – [2008-2014]

Education:

  • Occupational Health and Safety – Diploma 2016, UNB
  • COR Auditor – Certification 2015, BCCSA
  • OFA 2 – Care Institute of Health and Safety
  • EMR – Certification 2012, AHASTI
  • Interior Design – Certificate 2009, BCIT