"Building a future worth living for, today."
We acknowledge that our business is located on the traditional and unceded territory of the Abegweit Mi’kmaq First Nation.
Gomex Engineering Ltd. is the leading consulting firm on the island that offers both Passive House Design services and Whole-building Life Cycle Assessments, taking into account the critical synergies between the two to design low carbon, energy efficient buildings. This holistic approach is what is needed to help build net zero emission buildings.
As the Founder of Gomex Engineering Ltd., Valentine Gomez, P.Eng., CPHD, LFA brings over 12 years of engineering, project and construction management experience to our Clients.
As PEI's only Certified Passive House Designer on the Island, Gomex specializes in low carbon, energy efficient, buildings designs for residential, large-scale institutional, civic, and commercial projects that meet the rigorous Passive House Standards.
Currently the only Living Future Accredited Professional in Atlantic Canada, Gomex also specializes in ecologically restorative and regenerative design and can assist project teams on all International Living Future Institute certifications including Living Building Challenge. These projects are the epitome of sustainability by providing net positive environmental effects for the communities they are built in.
Gomex also offers services for deep energy retrofits of existing buildings and helps develop a practical stepped approach towards lowering the buildings total energy usage all while working within the Client's budget and schedule.
Gomex also performs whole building life cycle assessments for new construction to create a baseline reference building and work with design teams in the early stages to assist with material selection and design optimization to significantly lower a building's embodied carbon.
We are also available to provide talks/presentations highlighting the importance of addressing embodied carbon in the built environment and how we can build net zero emission buildings today.
Gomex offers solutions to the complex affordable housing issue being felt here on the island and will work with all levels of government and industry to ensure that affordable housing is a right for everyone.
Valentine is currently a Director with the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies (PEI Chapter) and sits on the Construction and Consulting Engineers Committee and the Environment Committee with Engineers PEI. Valentine is also available to provide guest lectures on Passive House and embodied carbon on an as requested basis.