Jacob Kachuba

Civil Engineer & President

Jacob Kachuba is a civil engineer and building science specialist who has worked on both residential and commercial projects throughout Ontario. He has also worked on Canada’s largest cement plant in Exshaw, Alberta and North America’s largest cement single line kiln in Ste. Geneviece, Missouri.

Jacob started Tignum Design and Engineering Inc. in 2013, focusing on providing clients with structural engineering services. In 2017 he founded sister company Contignum, which offers clients the ability to Design-Engineer-Build. Jacob is constantly striving to find efficient strategies to design and build with integrity. Jacob cares deeply for and works closely will all our clients. You will find him both in the office doing engineering structural design work and in the field doing project management and engineering reviews.

  1. Ryerson University - B.Eng. - 2006
  2. University of Toronto - M.Eng. - 2010
  1. Professional Engineer - Ontario (P.Eng)
  2. Building Science Specialist (BSS)
  3. CISC - Accredited Steel Connections Designer - Conventional Construction
  4. CISC - Accredited Steel Inspector
  5. University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies - Building Science
  6. Osgoode Law School Professional Development - Certificate in Construction Law
  7. Osgoode Law School Professional Development - Certificate in Adjudication for Administrative Agencies, Boards and Tribunals