BJ Houghton is a Branch Manager and is responsible to oversee operations and business development in Kitimat BC with McElhanney Ltd., an employee-owned engineering and survey company.
Previously he was Survey Division Manager in Kitimat and Land Surveyor in Fort St. John BC, responsible for leading technical survey teams working on major industrial, LNG, and upstream oil and gas exploration projects in Northern British Columbia. BJ joined McElhanney in 2006 after graduating from the University of Calgary with a degree in Geomatics Engineering. His work experience includes legal land surveying and high-precision positioning for industrial manufacturing and oil & gas plant sites.
BJ is a BC Land Surveyor and Professional Engineer. He currently serves as Vice-Chair of the Practice Advisory Panel for the Association of BC Land Surveyors and is a Director with the Kitimat-Terrace Airport Society.