Frank Lockyer

Frank Lockyer P.Eng.

Senior Structural Engineer

Frank is a professional civil engineer with 40+ years of continuous experience in land development, municipal services, environmental engineering, and structures (primarily industrial and marine). His work experience includes project management, design, and contract administration, primarily with private consulting firms but also with the federal government as term contract work. He has performed hundreds of forensic engineering assessments on foundations, structures, and pipelines throughout the Atlantic Provinces. Frank also serves as an expert witness for the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia.

Areas of Expertise

  • Forensic investigations of foundations, structures, and pipelines
  • Project management
  • Project design
  • Contract administration


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil), Technical University of Nova Scotia

Previous Experience

  • President, Lockyer Engineering Co.
  • Forensic Engineer, Walters Forensic Engineering
  • Civil Team Leader & Structural Engineer, Whitman Benn Ltd.
  • Project Engineer, McDonnell Vaughan Enterprises
  • Project Engineer, Fenco-Shawinigan Engineering Ltd.
  • Project Engineer, UMA Engineering Ltd.
  • Site Engineer, J.P. Vaughan & Associates Engineering Ltd.
  • Project Engineer, Department of Fisheries and Oceans & Department of Public Works – Government of Canada
  • Project Engineer, Beasy Nicoll Engineering Ltd.
  • Engineer in Training, Rayar Scientific Ltd.

Professional Certifications

  • Association of Professional Engineers of Nova Scotia
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of New Brunswick (inactive)
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (inactive)
  • Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador (inactive)