About QuakeKoso Canada Inc.

QUAKEKOSO CANADA INC. (QKI) was formed in 1999.

JOHN O'SULLIVAN is the co-founder and CEO of QKI. Prior to this, he was a director and sales manager of Westcoast Seismic Products since it's inception in 1990. In 1994, he was the president of the Greater Vancouver Fire Protection Association (an organization dedicated to fire safety education); and, in 2001, he served as chairman of the Emergency Preparedness for Industry and Commerce Council (EPICC). John is also a 30-year member of Toastmasters International (DTM).

KEN JONES is co-founder and Vice-President of Operations of QKI. He is also QKI's government liaison, and a former MLA (1990-1995).

QKI's clients are extensive. A partial list follows.

  • Colleges & Universities:
    BCIT, Fraser Valley College, SFU, UNBC, North Island College.
  • Commercial Organizations:
    BC Telephone, BC Credit Union, Bank of Montreal, Canadian Standards Group GM Place, Westin Bayshore.
  • Firehalls:
    Richmond, White Rock, UBC, North Vancouver.
  • Government:
    BC Hydro Head Office, BC Buildings Corporation, Canadian Embassy Peking, Canadian Cancer Clinic, District of Surrey Library, Public Works Canada, WCB Richmond, RCMP Vancouver, Terrace Correctional Institute, Vancouver Parks Board, City of Victoria.
  • Hospitals:
    Queens Park, Richmond Extended Care Unit, St Vincent’s (Vancouver Arbutus), Surrey Memorial, Vancouver General.
  • Industrial:
    T Lipton Soup Plant (Richmond), Western Assembly Plant (Port Coquitlam).
  • Residential:
    Arbutus Village (west side), Laurel Point (Victoria), Ottmann Properties (west end), Wedgewood Apartments (White Rock).
  • School Districts:
    Chilliwack, Langley, Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver.

  • Seismic Switch Clients:
    Lafarge Cement (Delta), Vancouver International Airport, Kennametal (Victoria).

The above were specified by the following engineering firms.

D. W. Thompson
J. M. Bean
Quadra Pacific
Sterling Cooper
Tricon Consulting