Our People

Project Management

Darryl Berard

Darryl Berard, C.E.T, G.S.C

Vice President Business Development

Darryl joined Westland in 2002 as a Civil Engineering Technologist certified in Design and Construction Technology. His design and AutoCAD experience, along with his easy-going nature and attention to detail, make him an essential member of our management team. As a leader on many major Westland projects, Darryl has a solid understanding of construction from the design to the finished project. He manages the big picture while exemplifying teamwork and tending to the important details so that jobs are done well - on time and on budget.

Darryl has his Gold Seal Certification, exemplifying his years of service and education in construction.

  • You can read more about Darryl in Issue 1 of our BUILDING UP Newsletter. He was featured in the Westland Personality section on page 4. Click here to see the full newsletter, along with other issues.

Craig Hildebrandt

Craig Hildebrandt, BSc (Eng)

Vice President Projects

Craig came to Westland with more than 10 years of contracting experience, having been involved in general, commercial, residential and agricultural contracting. As a result of his broad knowledge and range of experience, Craig is keenly aware of the full spectrum of issues which come in managing construction projects from the smallest details to the big picture. His focused and calm nature helps him excel in the variety, responsibility and challenge of a management position. Craig is a Red Seal Certified Carpenter with a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Manitoba. He also brings an additional range of technical and AutoCAD skills to his work at Westland Construction Ltd.

  • You can read more about Craig in Issue 5 of our BUILDING UP Newsletter. He was featured in the Westland Personality section on page 4. Click here to see the full newsletter, along with other issues.

Ryan Ammeter

Ryan Ammeter, B.Comm (Hons)

Project Manager

Ryan came to Westland with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Manitoba and several years of construction experience. This combination of education and experience gives Ryan the tools necessary to manage projects from start to finish. Ryan always strives for excellence and will continually work towards ensuring that projects are completed on time and with the highest quality.

Renan Luis

Renan Luis, EIT, PMP

Project Manager

Renan is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering and a post-secondary diploma in Project Management from The University of Winnipeg. With expertise in construction management, construction methods and development, Renan delivered projects in a variety of markets, especially commercial, residential, and hospitality. His experience in the industry was gained through his participation in different phases of construction projects, ranging from coordinating design development, quantifying and obtaining cost estimates, to overseeing construction on field and handing over facilities to a diverse customer base. Renan strives to engage owners, consultants, subcontractors and team members in order to ensure a solid execution and positive results.

Matt Froese

Matt Froese

Project Manager

Matt initially started at Westland as a summer student in 2020. After completion of the Structural Engineering Technology diploma program from Red River College, he joined Westland again as a Project Coordinator and has since been promoted to Project Manager. Matt brings a positive and energetic attitude towards his projects.