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Get to know the 2019 Engineers Canada Awards recipients

Want to know more about the winners of the 2019 Engineers Canada Awards? This week we launched our awards site, where you can read winners’ bios, watch videos, and stay up to date on the Engineers Canada Awards in the media.

Engineers Canada requests proposals for undertaking Infrastructure Resilience Professional program

Engineers Canada has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for organizations to assume responsibility for Engineers Canada’s Infrastructure Resilience Professional (IRP) program. Organizations have until Friday, June 28, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. ET to submit their proposals.

Joint statement on license mobility

technical drawingsThe following is joint statement from the National Society of Professional Engineers and Engineers Canada on license mobility:

Engineers Canada Board approves new National Position Statement on regulation of coastal engineering

At its meeting on March 1, 2019, the Engineers Canada Board approved a new National Position Statement on the regulation of coastal, ocean, and related subsurface engineering

Daily Media Report recap: April 11 to 25

Honouring an engineering educator. A networking event first in West Kootenays. A retired city engineer ID’d as alleged perpetrator of shootings in Penticton, BC. These were the most read stories from the Daily Media Report for mid-April.

Standing Committee releases report on northern infrastructure projects; incorporates Engineers Canada recommendations

northern airportOn April 10, 2019, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs released its report entitled

The Work of Champions: APEGS and University of Saskatchewan

group of 30 by 30 champions30 by 30 is a multi-faceted goal, encapsulating numerous aspects of awareness, attraction, and retention.

Daily Media Report recap: March 29 to April 11

The coroner’s inquest into the death of a Radiohead drum technician who was killed when a stage collapsed in 2012 in Toronto. The Saskatchewan government places weight restrictions on five bridges after the collapse of a bridge last year.

A heartfelt thanks to the volunteers that make it possible

The efforts of volunteers have been a vital part of the work of Engineers Canada since its inception. For all of its history, Engineers Canada has been an organization that has relied heavily on the efforts of volunteers.

New Indigenous access program seeks to break barriers

man at podium with flags behind himThe University of Saskatchewan (USask) announced the launch of Canada’s third indigenous access to engineering program on March 1

Engineers Canada invites expressions of interest for taking on PIEVC program

pievc logoEngineers Canada has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest (REOI) for organizations to assume responsibility for Engineers Canada’s Public Infrastructure Eng

Toward clarity and unity in engineering and technology practice rights

In a recent press release, Technology Professionals Canada responded to Engineers Canada’s

National Engineering Month in the news

National Engineering Month invites young people across Canada to explore the many different possibilities that the world of engineering presents to them.

Press Release 2019 Engineers Canada Award recipients to be honoured in Quebec City

awards logoOTTAWA, March 28, 2019 – Engineers Canada is pleased to announce this year’s eight winners of the annual Engineers Canada Awards.

Daily Media Report recap: March 15 to 28

An op-ed from a University of Victoria student on the workload of engineering students. Continuing controversy over the Muskrat Falls project. A Coroner’s Inquest launched into the stage collapse that killed Radiohead drummer Scott Johnson.

The Work of Champions: Engineers and Geoscientists BC

We recently spoke with Emma Talbott, Diversity and Outreach Coordinator  for Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, about the remarkable work being done across the province to increase the number of women licensing as engineers.

Engineers Canada working to facilitate climate-resilient infrastructure

 As part of Canada’s Adaptation Platform, the IWBG works to build capacity, generate evidence, and provide outreach for experts working in areas where climate change adaptation comes into play—among them infrastructure managers, municipalities, builders, insurers, and engineers.

Press Release Budget 2019: Sets groundwork for improved access to STEM

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 – Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government’s commitment to Indigenous peoples’ access to post-secondary education, investment in critical STEM skills, and securing Canada’s future in space, as laid out in Budget 2019: Investing in the M


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