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Julio Reynel-Gracia, P.Eng., Building Envelope Engineer

Julio Reynel-Gracia is the president of JRG Building Engineering, Inc. He is a Building Envelope Professional Engineer specializing in the building envelope and energy efficiency for Part 9 buildings and small structures. Julio works closely with residential home builders on energy efficiency as it pertains to the Building Code and also on building envelope design and building assemblies.

Born and raised in Montreal, Quebec, Julio is a proud graduate of Concordia University with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Recruited by Owens Corning Canada in September 2008, Julio took a role as the Western Canadian Technical Manager based out of Alberta, where he resided for 6 years. Now living in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Julio operates an engineering and building envelope consulting firm whose primary focus is to work with residential builders on envelope design and deciphering the contents of building code.

Julio believes in living with happiness. He consistently surrounds himself with people whose ideas broaden his own.

Phone. 778-998-0709   Email. julio@jrgbe.com

Brandon Clevenger, Project Manager, Certified Passive House Designer, EiT

Brandon Clevenger, an expert in sustainable design, is the Jr. Building Envelope Engineer at JRG Building Engineering. Prior to working at JRGBE, Brandon completed his Masters of Clean Energy Engineering at the University of British Columbia. His final practical thesis covered the design of the Hornby Island Fire Hall, using the Passive House Standard.

passive house designer vancouver - brandon clevenger - jrg building engineeringHis previous work experience includes high-performing mechanical systems within the green building industry, work as a mechanical and support engineer for the design of high-pressure vessels, and research and development of renewable energy technologies.

Brandon is a LEED Green Associate, and a certified Passive House Designer. He is able to offer design services, both for whole building design and envelope detailing, as well as modeling with the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP). Brandon received his undergrad in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas.

Phone. 778-846-7560   Email. brandon@jrgbe.com

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jrg building engineering vancouver - adrian kanjer vancouver, building envelope engineer

Adrian Kanjer, Building Envelope Technologist

Adrian carries a diverse set of construction management and energy advising skills, which enables him to solve complex building engineering problems in a holistic manner, particularly when it comes to building science and envelope design. His experience includes designing and constructing a net-zero energy house in Vancouver, along with detailing high performance building envelope systems. Adrian is also an energy specialist who can identify energy saving opportunities with respect to heat loss through envelope assemblies. 

Adrian holds a Bachelors Degree of Technology in Construction Management and a Diploma in Architectural and Building Engineering Technology from BCIT. In addition, he has certificates in Building Energy and Resource Management, AutoCAD Drafting, and has passed the Certified Energy Manager examination through CIET.  He also completed the Sustainable Community Development program at SFU and the Sustainability Management program at UBC, where he learned how to implement sustainable practices within communities and organizations

Adrian is passionate about developing high quality buildings that are designed and built to enhance health and comfort, increase energy efficiency, and reduce environmental impact. 

Phone. 778-889-3161   Email. adrian@jrgbe.com