Engineers Canada logo

News Archive

Click here to return to the main News page


New PEO PEAK program a unique and innovative alternative to competence assurance reporting

As of March 31, 2017, renewal notices to all engineering licence holders in Ontario will contain a request from Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) encouraging participation in a new competence assurance program.

Press Release Budget 2017 addresses key issues raised by the engineering profession

OTTAWA, March 22, 2017 – Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government’s commitment to green infrastructure, STEM education and skill-development, and the retention of women in the workforce, as laid out in Budget 2017.

Panel discusses regulation of emerging engineering disciplines

As science, technology and engineering rapidly evolve, new scopes of practice are emerging, bringing with them many questions: Are these disciplines to be considered engineering? Should they be regulated? Who should regulate them? How to regulate them?

#BeBoldForChange: Engineers Canada celebrates International Women’s Day

Engineers Canada is proud to once again join organizations, groups, governments and individuals around the world in celebrating International Women’s Day, which recognizes the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Engineers Canada and Transport Canada publish climate vulnerability assessments of 3 northern airports

Engineers Canada, in partnership with Transport Canada, recently published three reports of climate vulnerability assessments in Canada’s North.

Three engineering professors appointed 3M National Teaching Fellows

Three engineering professors are included among the ten educators named 2017 3M National Teaching Fellows. Greg Evans of the University of Toronto, Alan Steele of Carleton University and Gordon Stubley of the University of Waterloo, have been named in this year’s cohort.

Canada’s top researchers and engineers honoured at Rideau Hall

On February 7, 2017, 20 of Canada’s top researchers and engineers were honoured for their longstanding commitment to innovation at discovery during a ceremony at Rideau Hall with t

Engineers Canada Yukon workshop demonstrates value of climate vulnerability assessment

On February 14-15, 2017, the Engineers Yukon Continuing Professional Development Committee hosted an Engineers Canada training workshop on the application of the Public Infrastructure Engineering Vulnerability Committee (PIEVC) Protocol and its use in assessing infrastructure resilience current a

Ontario and P.E.I. students represent Canada at Future City Finals in Washington, D.C.

group photoOn February 21, 2017, students from Alexander Graham Bell Public School in Ajax, ON, and

Stephanie Price appointed Engineers Canada Interim CEO

Chris D. Roney, FEC, P.Eng., IntPE, President of Engineers Canada, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephanie Price, P.Eng., CAE, as Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.

CEO departs Engineers Canada

Chris Roney, P.Eng., President of Engineers Canada, regrets to announce the departure of Engineers Canada’s CEO, Kim Allen, P.Eng. effective January 30, 2017.
“The Board of Directors of Engineers Canada wishes Kim well and thanks him for his contributions as CEO.”


For more information

For more information contact Shelley Ford, Communications Specialist at