Mary-Jane Piggott Named Vice President, Mining Environmental Group
May 5, 2022
Klohn Crippen Berger (KCB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary-Jane Piggott, P.Eng., as Vice President, Mining Environmental Group. Mary-Jane takes over from Bob Chambers, who moves to the role of Vice President, Technical. Mary-Jane was named KCB’s first Regional Manager, North America of the Mining Environmental Group in 2019, and has led the continued growth of the group for the past three years.
Mary-Jane brings over 20 years of global experience in the investigation, design and project management of mining, civil and water resource projects. She joined KCB in 2011 and was promoted to Principal in 2020. Since joining, Mary-Jane has worked on projects across North and South America, and Australia.
“I am very excited about this new opportunity. My two primary goals will be to support the Mining Environmental Group in expanding our core services and develop our diverse up-and-coming leaders,” said Mary-Jane Piggott.
“This is an extremely well-deserved promotion for Mary-Jane and I have no doubt that she will follow in Bob’s footsteps and do a standout job in leading the Mining Environmental Group and continue to build the group from strength to strength, whilst putting her personal stamp of enthusiasm and creativity on the business. Mary-Jane is the first woman Vice President in the history of Klohn Crippen Berger which I am very pleased about, and from a diversity and inclusion perspective this appointment carries additional significance. I am looking forward to working more closely with Mary-Jane as she takes on her new responsibilities,” said Ryan Douglas, KCB President.
About Klohn Crippen Berger:
Klohn Crippen Berger (KCB) is an international engineering, geoscience, and environmental consulting firm based in Vancouver, British Columbia with offices in Canada, USA, Peru, Brazil, UK, and Australia. We have an outstanding reputation for quality and technical excellence in a range of industry sectors, including mining, hydropower, infrastructure, transportation, and energy.
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