What’s your favourite DIALOG project?
Rogers Place. A once-in-a-career opportunity to work on the new arena for your hometown NHL team.
What conversation topic could you never resist?
Sports. I am infamous for using sports analogies and metaphors in almost every situation.
What’s your favourite way to give back to the community?
Coaching youth hockey.

Neil joined DIALOG in 2001 and brings a wealth of experience in structural engineering and project management. Proudly born and raised in Edmonton, Neil has been able to work on a wide variety of institutional and community-building infrastructure projects in the city and northern Alberta. An experienced project manager, Neil provides leadership and direction to large multi-disciplinary teams and prides himself on professionalism and integrity when collaborating with all team members. Neil has a long track record of successfully delivering transportation and infrastructure projects on time and on budget for Alberta Transportation, the City of Edmonton, and the City of Calgary. 

Neil is a distinguished leader in our Edmonton studio. He manages the bridge engineering team, co-chairs the firm’s Agreements Practice Roundtable, and is part of the studio management team. Neil is currently a director for the Consulting Engineers of Alberta board and currently contributes to a Technical Subcommittee for the Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code. Neil’s leadership extends outside the firm, coaching his daughter’s hockey team and playing on recreational hockey and softball teams. 

Every day I get to work on incredible projects with extremely talented and passionate people and make our communities a better place.
Neil Robson


  • Master of Engineering, Structural Engineering University of Alberta
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering University of Alberta