Sam Mottram is the Managing Principal of Power Services at Knight Piésold Canada and is based in the Vancouver office. He has a master’s degree in civil engineering with more than 20 years of experience in the management, design and development of power and water related infrastructure projects around the world.
He specializes in project concept development and optimization, including project identification, planning, environmental baseline studies, feasibility studies, contractual arrangements, permitting, impact assessments, risk assessments, design, and financial viability. He has direct project involvement on more than 100 hydroelectric and large water infrastructure projects in North, Central, and South America; Africa; Europe; and Southeast Asia. His involvement in the mining sector includes water and wastewater management, transmission lines, access roads, and power studies.