Disciplinary Actions

Upcoming Disciplinary Hearings

Hearings are open to the public but anyone interested in attending should contact APEGBC in advance to confirm the time and location of the hearing. 



Ahmed Raza Syed, P.Eng. July 20, 2017
Eric Chrysanthous May 17, 2017

Current Discipline

Current discipline decisions are published here in accordance with APEGBC's Procedure for Publishing Disciplinary Actions. Past discipline cases can be found in the APEGBC's magazine, Innovation, and/or in the archived section of this webpage. You may also contact APEGBC directly for information on past discipline cases.

For members who are currently under suspension, have had their membership revoked or have resigned while under investigation please note that they are not permitted to practice professional engineering or geoscience or call themselves professional engineers (P.Eng.) or professional geoscientists (P.Geo.).

Details of the reasons for the suspension, revocation or resignation and/or the penalty(ies) imposed are available by clicking on the individual's name.

Effective Date


June 19, 2017 Boriana Arguirova, P.Eng.
May 12, 2017 Seyed Mahdi Beheshtian, P.Eng.
April 13, 2017 Patrick Anthony Triggs
April 5, 2017 Victor H. Proctor, P. Eng.
April 5, 2017 Pershing J. Balayo, P. Eng.
February 17, 2017 Daniel Lu-Chin Wu, P. Eng.
December 22, 2016 Johannes Bluemink, P.Eng.
September 20, 2016 Patrick Anthony Triggs, P.Eng.
May 30, 2016 Anthony (Tony) Sze-Tong Yam
December 3, 2015 Peter T. George
November 23, 2015 Ian James Foreman
June 17, 2015 Victor H. Proctor, P.Eng.
May 27, 2015 Elwyn Robert Burch, P.Eng.
February 24, 2015 Kevin A. Bromley
January 2, 2015 William John Lund, Grand Forks, BC
October 15, 2014 Richard George Ross Munroe, P.Geo., Vancouver, BC
October 4, 2014 Graham Olney, Vancouver, BC
September 1, 2014 Harbinder S. Bal
July 11, 2014 Vladimir Stuchlik
December 12, 2013 Lorrence Melnechenko
August 30, 2013 Robin Spencer Chapman, P.Eng.
September 5, 2013 James Camsoon Hum, Surrey, BC
November 16, 2012 Richard Bartel, P.Eng.
October 1, 2012 Joseph M. Sarkor, P.Eng., Kelowna, BC
July 16, 2012 Richard O. Visscher, P.Eng., Kelowna, BC
March 23, 2012 Phillip John Read, P.Eng., Pemberton, BC
December 2, 2011 Cleo Faus (Kip) Gaudry, White Rock, BC
June 1, 2011 Robert Weicker, Coquitlam, BC
November 5, 2010 Robert Bruce Cheadle
November 5, 2010 Peter Lo
May 25, 2010 Joseph Bonaventure Thorburn, P.Eng, Bowser, BC
March 30, 2010 Gerald Ortner, P.Geo., Quesnel, BC
February 28, 2010 Yogesh Nathawad
November 22, 2009 Ryan G. Stade, P.Eng, Kamloops, BC
November 9, 2009 T. Lynn Trott P.Eng., Surrey, BC
October 22, 2009 Jerry Lay, P.Eng., Lake Country, BC
June 20, 2008 Ken Dextras 
(Also see Enforcement Actions)
February 19, 2008 Terry D. Mulvey
November 2, 2007 Ross Morton
August 28, 2007 Frank Stromotich
June 27, 2007 Jamal Asfar
September 29, 2005 Sven E. Hage, Edmonton, AB
May 28, 2003 Richard G. (Rick) Jackson, Kelowna, BC
(Also see Enforcement Actions)
September 4, 2002 Purushotham Reddy
December 29, 2000 James H. (Jim) Saunders, P.Eng., North Vancouver, BC
January 5, 2000 Philip P. Bolton, Surrey, BC
July 8, 1999 Robert W. Gray, Mission, BC
December 11, 1998 Michael J. Mark, P.Eng., Winnipeg, MB
February 3, 1992 James Mah
April 18, 1986 Paul L. Baker 
  * Kuldip Randhawa, Surrey, BC
  ++ Alfred Webster Trask, Chilliwack, BC
  +Randy Hartford
(Also see Enforcement Actions)

* Suspended due to failure to meet the conditions of the Panel Order.
+ Membership in the Association has been struck due to non-payment of membership fee.
++ Suspended due to failure to meet the conditions of the Consent Order.

Discipline Resources

Learn more about the Responsibilities of a Member Under Suspension >
View the Discipline Committee Ordered Peer Review Policy >


For further information on APEGBC's complaints, investigation and discipline processes, including additional information on the effect of the penalties described above and information on past discipline cases, please contact APEGBC's Compliance Officer, at 604.412.4869 or toll-free 1.888.430.8035 ext 4869 or complaints@apeg.bc.ca.

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