Press Release

Central Earth Engineering Joins GEI Consultants, Inc.

December 10, 2020

Toronto, ON – GEI Consultants Inc., one of North America’s leading engineering and science consulting services firms is pleased to announce that Central Earth Engineering (CEE) has joined the firm. CEE is led by Alexander Winkelmann, P.Eng., who will be joining GEI to lead the expansion of our geotechnical and earth sciences practice in Ontario.

“I’ve had the opportunity to work with many members of the GEI team over the last year, and the experience has been nothing short of fantastic. GEI’s commitment to providing high quality engineering and exceptional client service is unrivaled in the industry. This, coupled with CEE’s philosophy of maintaining quick, open and honest communication with clients and providing timely services, makes joining GEI a perfect opportunity and fit to expand GEI’s geotechnical engineering presence in Ontario.” says Alexander Winkelmann.

The addition of Alexander and his team of geotechnical/hydrogeological engineers, construction materials testing & inspection technicians and laboratory testing specialists greatly enhances GEI’s offering in the Ontario market. “We are excited to welcome Alexander and his team to GEI,” says Peter Ventin, Vice President of GEI Canada, “Their commitment to technical excellence and client service is exceptional. They bring with them experience that will help GEI continue to diversify our target market throughout the Ontario region and will allow us to offer additional services to our clients. We look forward to growing our business together.”

About GEI: GEI Consultants, Inc. is a consulting engineering firm that delivers professional services that improve our world’s built environment. With more than 900 staff and 42 offices in North America, GEI is a leader in providing multi-disciplined engineering and environmental services to a range of private and public sector clients, both domestically and abroad.

As an employee-owned firm, we foster personal relationships with our clients and support our staff in a partnership model, which is underpinned by continuous learning and sharing of knowledge. We retain proven, recognized experts and attract the best minds to deliver to our clients a refreshing blend of technical expertise, collaborative spirit, and innovation that is rare in our profession. We engineer solutions in five primary end markets: Water Resources, Energy, Buildings, Infrastructure, and Industrial. For more information on GEI, please visit