We provide our clients 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 Engineering and Project Management was founded on February 5, 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 Moore

President, P. Tech, Owner

Craig’s experience spans 30 years in planning, design, development, construction, site inspection, and commissioning of heavy civil projects across Canada. Most recently Craig spent nearly four years as the Owner Representative/Construction Manager for GriegNL’s $250 million RAS Aquaculture project in Marystown, NL.

Candis St. Croix

Safety Coordinator/Civil Designer P. Tech, NCSO

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. Candis became a National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) in December 2021.

Ben Grandy

EIT , B. Eng.

Ben is a civil engineer-in-training. Prior to obtaining his engineering degree at Lakehead University, Ben completed his Civil Engineering Technology diploma at the College of the North Atlantic. Ben provides office and field support to senior engineers as required including but not limited to preliminary design, design, contract documents, contract administration and field support.


Gigi is the glue that holds the office together (and keeps the bad guys away). She maintains a busy schedule that consists of sleeping, eating, and taking Craig and Wanda for walks where she forces them to practice environmentally-sound solid-waste management.

Wanda Butler

Operations Manager, P Tech, MCPM, NCSO, Owner

Wanda is a civil engineering technologist with 17 years of experience. She was previously employed with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador in a variety of positions within Transportation and Works, Service NL, Environment and Municipal Affairs and Environment. At InnovativeNL, Wanda is the Operations Manager, and her focus is on our clients and service. Wanda guides a client through all stages of a project from meeting on site to discuss issues/concerns, finding solutions, assisting with submitting a funding application to project closeout.  Wanda works closely with her team throughout a project to ensure that all resources are available providing a high level of service to all clients with a focus on details, schedule and budgets. As a company owner, Wanda supports and encourages staff to further their education, development and growth. Wanda illustrates leadership as indicated by her achievement of obtaining her Masters Certificate in Project Management (2020) as well as becoming a National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) in January 2022.

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 (History and Newfoundland Studies), a diploma in Advanced Business Information Technology and a Masters Certificate in Project Management. 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); restaurateur; public relations, social media, marketing and communications. He is the creative spark behind numerous interactive storyboards, bronze plaques, trail signage, and corporate/trail branding. In his free time, he chairs the Royal Newfoundland Regiment Museum. His work can be found all over Newfoundland as well as in Nova Scotia, France, Belgium, and Turkey.

Curtis Bennett

Inspector / Surveyor

Curtis Bennett is a Civil Engineering Technologist with 10 years of experience in the field of construction surveying. His surveying experience includes industrial and civil work such as concrete structures, piles, pipe racks, precise pump alignments, and tracking the volume of material removed from mass excavations. Curtis also provides site inspection for the installation of underground utilities including water, sanitary and storm sewer.

Jason Rideout

Senior Engineer 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)).