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2016.03.08
PIEVC Protocol and its application to municipal infrastructure highlighted at Ontario conference

The Ontario Good Roads Association and Rural Ontario Municipal Association invited Engineers Canada’s Practice Lead for Globalization and Sustainable Development, David Lapp, FEC, P.Eng., to present at its 2016 Combined Conference in Toronto, Ont., from February 21-24, 2016.

2016.03.07
Event Global Affairs Canada calls for engineers to consult on Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Engineers Canada Board and other stakeholders were briefed on the Trans-Pacific Partnership—better known as the TPP—and its potential impact on the engineering profession at the Engineers Canada Board Meeting in Ottawa, Ont., on February 23, 2016.

2016.03.07
Event Engineers Canada is proud to celebrate International Women’s Day

OTTAWA, March 8, 2016 – Engineers Canada is proud to join in the worldwide celebration of International Women’s Day, which recognizes the many social, political, economic and other achievements made by women.

2016.03.02
Press Release Engineers Canada Supports Federal Investment in Climate Resilience

Ensuring climate change vulnerability assessments are included will be key to success of this initiative

2016.02.28
Press Release Engineering: There’s a Place for You!

Engineers Canada presents National Engineering Month 2016

2016.02.23
Bridging Government with Engineers Committee members meets with more than a dozen MPs

Engineers Canada’s Bridging Government and Engineers Committee (BGE) has been very busy lately. Just last week its members met with four different Members of Parliament in their ridings across the country.

2016.02.17
Announcement Engineers Canada Teams with Excellence Canada to Strengthen Operations

OTTAWA, Feb. 17, 2016 - As part of Engineers Canada’s commitment to continuous improvement, we have connected with Excellence Canada to embark on a journey to enhance all aspects of our work as we strive to advance the engineering profession in Canada.

2016.02.10
Engineers Canada completes term as host of WFEO Committee on Engineering and the Environment

Engineers Canada completed its second four-year term as host and chair of the WFEO Committee on Engineering and the Environment in December 2015. The Committee was chaired by Darrel Danyluk, FEC, P.Eng., a Past-President of Engineers Canada and APEGA.

2016.02.10
APEGA’s successfully appeals Human Rights Commission decision

In her decision released on January 26, 2016, Justice Ross of the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench overturned a 2014 decision by the Alberta Human Rights Commission (AHRC) tribunal regarding the licensure of internationally trained engineers.

2016.01.27
Upcoming workshops and presentations highlight importance of climate change adaptation on engineering profession

With the founding of the Public Infrastructure Engineering Vulnerability Committee (PIEVC) a decade ago, and with dozens of successful applications of the formalized climate risk assessment procedure that the Committee developed, Engineers Canada has become a leader

2016.01.27
English translation of recommendations from the report of the Charbonneau Commission now available

In support of the engineering sector’s continuous learning, Engineers Canada has translated key recommendations of the Charbonneau Commission’s report into how public contracts in the construction industry were awarded and managed.

2016.01.27
Unlocking the higher potential of the profession at the Engineering Change Lab workshop

From January 15 to 17, 2016, the Engineering Change Lab held its fourth workshop, in conjunction with Engineers Without Borders Canada’s XChange Conference in Hamilton, Ont.

2016.01.25
Engineers Canada releases new guide outlining best practices for managing parental leave in engineering profession

Engineers Canada in conjunction with Geoscientists Canada, has published a planning resource guide that outlines best practices for employees and employers managing maternity or parental leave in Canada’s engineering and geoscience professions.

2016.01.18
New joint guide outlines best practices for managing parental leave in engineering and geoscience professions

OTTAWA, Jan. 19, 2016. Engineers Canada and Geoscientists Canada have today jointly published a planning resource guide that outlines best practices for employees and employers managing maternity or parental leave in Canada’s engineering and geoscience professions.

2016.01.18
Press Release New joint guide outlines best practices for managing parental leave in engineering and geoscience professions

OTTAWA, Jan. 19, 2016. Engineers Canada and Geoscientists Canada have jointly published a planning resource guide that outlines best practices for employees and employers managing maternity or parental leave in Canada’s engineering and geoscience professions.

2016.01.11
Suncor joins Engineering Change Lab as Lab Champion

The Engineering Change Lab is pleased to welcome Suncor and the Suncor Foundation as its newest Lab Champions.

2016.01.10
Fourth Engineering Change Lab workshop to take place at XChange Conference

Building on the success of the first three workshops that took place in 2015, the Engineering Change Lab will be hosting its fourth workshop at the XChange Conference in Hamilton, Ont., fro

2015.12.16
Dr. Marlene Kanga elected as WFEO President-Elect

At the World Engineering Conference and Convention in Kyoto, Japan, in early December, Dr. Marlene Kanga, of Australia, was chosen as President-Elect of the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO).

2015.12.16
COP-21: Engineering profession committed to doing its part

On December 8, 2015, at COP-21 in Paris, France, the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) issued a statement in which they agreed to help combat climate change, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate disasters.

2015.12.16
Schulich’s founding dean is the first Canadian recipient of international engineering education award

On December 3, 2015, at the World Engineering Conference and Convention in Kyoto, Japan, the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) announced Chandana Wirasinghe, P.Eng., PhD, as the 2015 recipient of the Medal of Excellence in Engineering Educatio

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