We provide municipalities with innovative and cost effective solutions to meet their operational needs…..

Our Approach

We are problem solvers. Sustainability, innovation, and pushing the frontiers of technology are integral to our design philosophy. 

Understanding our clients’ goals means completing projects on schedule and on budget.

Our Story

InnovativeNL was founded in early 2018 by bringing together talented and experienced team members who are committed to innovation in design and build for municipal and private infrastructure needs.

Meet the Team

Craig R. Moore

President, P Tech

Craig has 28 years of experience in construction management, project management, planning, design, development, site inspection, and commissioning of heavy civil projects ensuring that best engineering practices are followed.

Jelissa Brien

Project Manager, P.Eng

Jelissa is a Civil Engineer with range of experience on heavy civil engineering projects. Jelissa provides design and project management, responsible for preparing specifications, estimates, reviewing deliverables, monitoring schedule and budget and performing site inspections.

Candis St. Croix

Survey Coordinator/Civil Designer P. Tech

Candis is a graduate of the Geomatics Engineering Technology program at the College of the North Atlantic. She has over 10 years of experience on various civil and industrial projects in roles including Survey Party Chief, Drafter, Quality Control and Document Control.

Ben Grandy

B. Eng., EIT

Ben is a graduate of the Civil Engineering Technology program at the College of the North Atlantic. He also completed his Civil Engineering degree at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario. He is responsible for inspections of municipal infrastructure and assisting with civil design.


Wanda Butler

Operations Manager, P Tech, MCPM

Wanda is a civil engineering technologist with 14 years of experience. She was previously employed with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador in a variety of positions within several departments including DTW, Service NL, DOE and DMAE. Wanda is responsible for overall project management, communication between stakeholders, monitoring schedule and budget and managing the allocation of project resources.

Frank Gogos

Project Coordinator/Accounts, MCPM

Frank is largely responsible for accounts but brings a whole new set of skills to the company. He is a dynamic, self-starter with a versatile skill-set with a diverse career in multiple disciplines. Frank holds a BA in (History and Newfoundland Studies) and well as a diploma in Advanced Business Information Technology. He has had, and continues to have, a multi-faceted career, spanning academic research and writing; computer programming; publishing (author of 3 books on Newfoundland military history); public relations, social media, marketing and communications. In his free time he runs a museum and creates interpretive storyboards and bronze plaques for parks and trails. His work can be found all over Newfoundland as well as Nova Scotia, France, Belgium and Turkey.

Steven Frizzell

Senior Engineer

Steve is an Engineer with over 25 years of experience in multi-disciplinary roles. He has been involved with providing input on/writing of the master lift station specifications for both the City of St. John’s and the Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment.

Jason Rideout

Project Manager, P. Eng

Jason is a professional civil engineer with 20 years experience in the fields of Municipal, Structural and Civil Engineering.  He has experience in the consulting, project management and construction industries.  Jason is responsible for preparing project designs, specifications and managing projects to meet client schedules and budgets.

Travis MacDougall

Project Manager, Surveyor/Inspector P.Tech

Travis is a graduate of the Geomatics Engineering Technology Program at the Center of Geographic Sciences (COGS). He has experience in Dimensional Control, Water and Sewer and Quality Control over a wide range of civil and industrial projects.  Travis has also obtained his Advanced Operations Pilot Certificate for the operation of drones (Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS)).

George Rose

Senior Technologist

George is the lead CAD designer with 35 years civil drafting. He is responsible for project drawings from concept stage through to as-builts.