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William Pay joins EFI Global as senior structural engineer in Atlantic Canada

October 12, 2021   by EFI Global

TORONTO, ON, OCTOBER 12, 2021/insPRESS/ – EFI Global, a leading full-service international consulting firm specializing in forensic engineering, environmental, fire investigation and specialty consulting services, welcomed William (Bill) Pay, P.Eng., to the role of senior structural engineer in Canada.

Pay brings to EFI Global 15 years of professional experience as a structural engineer. Over the course of his career, Pay has managed hundreds of projects in the areas of structural design and construction inspection for a variety of sectors, including insurance, residential, commercial, industrial and infrastructure.   

“We are excited to have Bill bring his strengths and expertise to our growing forensic team in the Atlantic Canada region,” said Kevin Burgher, vice president of EFI Global in Canada. “After our recent acquisition of Wentzell Engineering, Bill’s skillset was the only missing piece of the puzzle; now that he’s on board, EFI Global is able to provide full-service forensic engineering solutions across Atlantic Canada.” 

Pay holds three bachelor’s degrees — in physics, education and civil engineering, respectively — from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

For further information, contact or 902-880-9712. EFI Global has five locations serving the Atlantic Canada region. For more on EFI Global in Canada, visit

About EFI Global
EFI Global, a Sedgwick company, is a well-established brand with an excellent reputation in Brazil, Canada, Colombia, New Zealand, South Africa, U.K. and the U.S. as a market leader in environmental consulting, engineering failure analysis and origin-and-cause investigations. Each year, EFI Global completes more than 45,000 projects worldwide for a wide range of clients, such as commercial, industrial, institutional, insurance, government, risk managers, public and private entities. EFI Global is one of the world’s most respected emergency response firms, capable of providing practical solutions to the most complex problems. Our multidisciplinary team of first responders, project managers, engineers, geologists and scientists are selected for their technical proficiency and in-depth industry knowledge to aid clients in resolving technical problems. For more, see

About Sedgwick
Sedgwick is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions. We provide a broad range of resources tailored to our clients’ specific needs in casualty, property, marine, benefits and other lines. At Sedgwick, caring counts; through the dedication and exper­tise of more than 27,000 colleagues across 65 countries, the company takes care of people and organizations by mitigating and reducing risks and losses, promoting health and productivity, protecting brand reputations, and containing costs that can impact the bottom line. Sedgwick’s majority shareholder is The Carlyle Group; Stone Point Capital LLC, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), Onex and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see

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