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  • Smith + Andersen names new principals and associates

    July 2, 2020 by CCE

    Three new principals have joined the Smith + Andersen partnership. The consulting engineering firm has also appointed three associate principals and one associate. Dugan Doherty, P.Eng., is an electrical and lighting engineer who joined Smith + Andersen in 2013. As

  • Why workplace diversity and inclusion matter

    June 30, 2020 by Gita Anand

    Policies need to be followed by actions.

  • Arup appoints Melissa Burton to lead consulting practice for Canada

    June 24, 2020 by CCE

    Arup has appointed four new principals across the Americas region, including one in Canada. Melissa Burton, CEng, leads the firm’s consulting practice for Canada. She recently moved to Toronto after spending five years with the company in London, England, and

  • NEA joins GHD

    June 22, 2020 by CCE

    Niblett Environmental Associates (NEA), a biological consultancy based in Lindsay, Ont., has become part of GHD, an international consulting engineering firm with offices across Canada. NEA’s 10-person team, led by president and senior biologist Chris Ellingwood, has provided expertise in

  • Arup promotes Canadian associates

    May 29, 2020 by CCE

    The Americas region board for Arup has announced the promotions of its newest associate principals and associates. They include 10 associates working with the consulting engineering firm’s Canadian offices, in Toronto and Montreal, as follow (in alphabetical order by surname).

  • ACEC-Canada asks federal government for industry support

    March 26, 2020 by CCE

    The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – Canada (ACEC-Canada) has written to the prime minister and several cabinet ministers with specific recommendations for how the consulting engineering community can retain its capacity to help the federal government mitigate the COVID-19

  • Mary-Ann Bell nominated for SNC-Lavalin board

    March 20, 2020 by CCE

    As part of an ongoing leadership renewal process to support its strategic objectives, consulting engineering firm SNC-Lavalin has nominated Mary-Ann Bell, an industrial engineer by background, to join its board of directors. Bell is currently a corporate director for the

  • Canadian engineers among award winners at ASHRAE Winter Conference

    February 3, 2020 by CCE

    As the ASHRAE Winter Conference kicked off on the weekend, the association recognized its members’ outstanding achievements and contributions to the built environment, including those of three Canadian engineers. First, the society elevated 33 members to the grade of Fellow.

  • News Buildings

    NRCan calls for building commissioning proposals

    January 29, 2020 by CCE

    Natural Resources Canada’s (NRCan’s) office of energy efficiency is calling for proposals as it facilitates the development of a national framework for existing building commissioning (EBCx) programming. While EBCx entails low- or no-cost improvements, NRCan reports it remains an underused

  • Smith + Andersen announces four new appointments

    January 7, 2020 by CCE

    Canadian consulting engineering firm Smith + Andersen has appointed two new associates and two new senior associates. Jonas Liang, P.Eng. (pictured above), has been promoted to associate at the firm’s Vancouver office. He has more than 13 years’ experience in

  • Hamilton’s mayor addresses LRT cancellation

    December 19, 2019 by CCE

    Yesterday, the mayor of Hamilton, Fred Eisenberger, issued an open letter to Ontario’s premier, Doug Ford, expressing disappointment over the provincial government’s cancellation of his city’s light rail transit (LRT) project and requesting information about the project’s estimated costs. “Millions

  • ACEC-SK presents 2019 Awards of Distinction

    December 17, 2019 by CCE

    On Nov. 26, the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – Saskatchewan (ACEC-SK) handed out its annual Awards of Distinction at a reception in Saskatoon, acknowledging local industry accomplishments. The province’s lieutenant governor, Russ Mirasty, presented a Meritorious Achievement Award to

  • ACEC-Canada hires Jacky Ehombe as executive assistant

    December 16, 2019 by CCE

    Jacky Ehombe has joined the Ottawa-based Association of Consulting Engineering Companies (ACEC) Canada as executive assistant. She has more than 12 years’ administrative experience in the public sector. In her new role, managing ACEC-Canada’s national office reception desk, Ehombe is

  • Consulting engineers address need to adapt to changing times

    October 31, 2019 by Bryan Leach, P. Eng.

    In today’s dynamic business environment, an organization’s dynamic capabilities are the source of its competitive advantage. In a paper published in the Strategic Management Journal, researchers from Stanford University define dynamic capability as a “firm’s ability to integrate, build, and

  • HGC Engineering expands with Calgary office

    October 8, 2019 by CCE

    HCG Engineering of Mississauga, Ont., a specialized consulting engineering firm that exclusively addresses noise, vibration and acoustics, has opened its new Western Canadian branch headquarters (HQ) in Calgary. “We have been doing acoustical consulting work in Western Canada since our