CONTENTS October-November 2011
Cover: 2011 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards. ©iStockphoto/Thinkstock
2011 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards
Introduction: Technical Excellence and Visual Beauty.
By Carolyn M. Hansson, Ph.D., P.Eng., Jury Chair.
Decommissioning of Gaspé Mines
Tree for Life Award
A Grander View
by Enermodal/MMM Group.
Awards of Excellence
St. Joseph Seminary
Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex
Queen Elizabeth Theatre Acoustical Renovation
by Aercoustics Engineering.
Coast Meridian Overpass
by SNC-Lavalin Constructors (Pacific).
Trafalgar Street Elevated Roundabout
Dufferin Street Underpass
Petite-Nation River Bridge
Oxford Pollution Control Plant Expansion
Chateh Water Treatment Plant
by ISL Engineering and Land Services.
Go Transit Rail Improvements
by AGM Program Managers.
Smiling faces from the award-winning teams. 58
Public-private partnerships offer big profits, but also hazards.
By Peter Kenter 64 An issue over 550-m setbacks.
Engineers & the Law
Wind Turbines and Health.
By Tamara Farber
Miller Thomson, LLP 67
Up Front 6
ACEC Review 11
Advertiser Index 73
Human Edge 74
University buildings, energy management, disappearing Baby Boomer engineers.