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    How you can reach us in Cyberspace

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    ACEC web site: www.acec.caTim Page, President: tpage@acec.caBob Lorimer, Chair: lorimer@istar.caAnne-Marie Schneider, Government Relations: amschneider@acec.caHlne Schneider, International Programs:…

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    Public-private cooperation is good business sense

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    A perennial battle for the consulting engineering industry has been to eliminate competition from the public sector, that is, from government departments that mistakenly believe they can do what we do…

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    Conductive concrete heating up

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    Visitors to the Construct Canada show in Toronto in December warmed their hands on a slab of conductive concrete at the National Research Council (NRC) booth and felt the future in their hands at the …

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    IN PERSON (January 01, 1999)

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    Marshall Macklin Monaghan of Toronto started off the new year with two new partners. One is Phil Bastow, P. Eng., manager of mechanical engineering. He is a graduate of Memorial University, Newfoundla…

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    Health Watch

    January 1, 1999 by Mark Wise, M.D.

    Correct me if I’m wrong, but when most engineers were in university I doubt that they saw their future profession as a ticket to see the world. Over the past decade, however, much has changed. Not onl…

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    Prix canadiens du gnie-conseil 1999

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    C’est le temps de nous faire savoir si vous avez l’intention de vous inscrire au concours des Prix canadiens du gnie-conseil 1999. Ce concours est co-parrain par la revue Canadian Consulting Enginee…

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    ACEC argues for increased access to Overseas Export Tax Credits

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    ACEC sent a letter to Minister of Finance Paul Martin early in December urging him to make Overseas Export Tax Credits (OETC) available to individuals on short-term overseas assignments. The federal g…

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    NOTEWORTHY (January 01, 1999)

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    U.S. plugs master’s degreeThe American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has adopted a policy to support the master’s degree as the “first professional degree” in civil engineering. ASCE 1999 Presiden…

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    Green Building Challenge case study

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    Horton High School, Greenwich, Nova ScotiaOne of three Canadian buildings that were used to test the GBTool environmental assessment system at the Green Buildings challenge was the Horton High School …

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    National survey paints clearest picture yet of CE industry

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    In October and November, 1998, member firms of ACEC participated in the first-ever national business survey of the Canadian consulting engineering industry. To ensure confidentiality, COMPAS Inc. was …

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    Green Building: Challenge poster project

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    Alice Turner Branch Library, SaskatoonThe Alice Turner Branch Library on Nelson Road in Saskatoon is one of the buildings constructed under Natural Resources Canada’s C2000 environmental building prog…

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    Award honours

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    Terra Engineering Ltd. of Vancouver won the 1998 B.C. Export Award for the Service Sector in November. The firm, which specializes in geotechnical, materials and environmental services, won the award …

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    Government Relations Days

    January 1, 1999 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    The Hon. Alfonso Gagliano, Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada signs an updated Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between ACEC and PWGSC at the ACEC’s 1998 Government Relations Day…