Capt Jean-Pierre Normand (Ret’d), P. Eng., PMP
We regret to advise of the death of Captain Jean-Pierre Normand (Ret’d), P. Eng., PMP, on 6 October 2020 in Boucherville QC at age 62 years.
Jean-Pierre entered le Collège militaire royal de Saint-Jean QC in 1975 and graduated from the Royal Military College Kingston in 1980 with Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. He was on the college football team and was took part in the Montreal Alouette's training camp.
After completing his officer training at the Canadian Forces School of Military Engineering in Chilliwack BC Jean-Pierre was posted to 5e Régiment du génie de combat in Valcartier QC where he was the Adjutant and, later, Officer Commanding 55 Support Squadron. He was next posted to the Construction Engineering Section of Canadian Forces Base Montreal in 1984 after which he retired from the Canadian Forces.
Jean-Pierre had more than 39 years of experience in project management. In his second career, he started as a project manager during the Montreal subway extension to Laval. During the course of his career, Jean-Pierre participated in numerous large-scale projects: the new Réseau express métropolitain (REM), the Université de Sherbrooke campus in Longueuil, the Hôtel-Dieu de Québec, the extension of Highway 30 on the South Shore of Montreal, the Sainte-Justine Mother and Child University Hospital Center (CHUSJ), and the Highway 10 public transit project, to name just a few. He was Chief Operating Officer of the Canadian consulting engineering company CIMA+ until February of this year.
A private funeral ceremony will be held on Monday, 12 October 2020 at the chapel of the Pierre Tétreault Funeral Complex. Online condolences can be sent to the funeral home.