Canadian Consulting Engineer


  • Bird Construction marks 100th anniversary

    April 2, 2020 by CCE

    Bird Construction, a general contractor headquartered in Mississauga, Ont., and ranked among Canada’s largest builders, is marking its centenary, having commenced its first job back on Mar. 29, 1920. Hubert John Bird founded the company in Moose Jaw, Sask., with

  • LEED v4 tops 1,000 projects in Canada

    November 21, 2019 by CCE

    The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is celebrating a new milestone as the total number of Canadian project registrations for the fourth version of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification surpasses 1,000. LEED is already the world’s most

  • JLR acquires PES

    October 3, 2019 by CCE

    J.L. Richards & Associates (JLR), which provides engineering, architecture, planning and project management services from seven offices across Ontario, has acquired Porcupine Engineering Services (PES), a multidisciplinary firm based in Timmins. The acquisition is intended to diversify JLR’s servers for

  • News

    Energy Storage in Canada: Storage is Power 2019

    September 5, 2019 by Doug Picklyk

    This is the largest conference in Canada solely focused on energy storage.  Our annual conference brings together the latest in what’s happening in energy storage across Canada. Find out what’s driving the market today and connect with leaders in the

  • News Energy

    Wood introduces renewable energy ROI forecasting service

    May 16, 2019 by CCE

    The firm has launched its power price forecasting (PPF) service to provide customers with greater certainty around the financial return they can expect from investment in renewable energy projects.

  • Jeff Reid named director for Burns & McDonnell Energy Group, Canada

    January 18, 2019 by CCE

    Over the past 10 years, Kansas City-based Burns & McDonnell has expanded its presence in Canada, designing and building some of the country’s largest power generation and transmission projects.

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    2019 World Energy Engineering Congress

    December 5, 2018 by Doug Picklyk

    The World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held in the U.S. specifically for business, industrial and institutional energy users. It brings together the top experts in all areas of the field to help

  • SNC-Lavalin forms joint-venture company with ABB

    August 31, 2018 by CCE

    The new company, Linxon, will undertake turnkey electrical AC substation projects related to renewable and conventional power generation, power transmission and transportation solutions.

  • News

    2019 GLOBALCON Conference

    August 1, 2018 by Doug Picklyk

    Presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) the conference is designed to provide hands-on, up-to-the-minute information you can use right away to improve your energy management program, and get up to speed on the current generation of innovative technologies available to

  • News Energy

    Researchers study impacts of climate change on wind energy potential

    June 11, 2018 by CCE

    With power purchase agreements of wind farms set to expire between now and the end of the next decade, the wind industry is poised to potentially undergo large-scale repowering of its wind farms.

  • Energy neutral wastewater services

    May 28, 2018 by Doug Picklyk

    Tapping efficiencies and turning wastewater treatment into energy production.

  • News

    Energy Summit 2018

    March 14, 2018 by Doug Picklyk

    ENERGY SUMMIT 2018 offers the opportunity to learn: how energy management systems can improve profitability; how companies and organizations are leading and innovating; carbon cutting and clean technologies; and practical energy solutions for your facility.

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    2017 SmartGrid Canada Conference

    July 28, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    SmartGrid Canada focuses on developing a well-curated program by consulting with utility, industry and academic members to understand the pressing issues of the year.

  • Siemens investing in Quebec plant manufacturing energy turbines

    January 20, 2017 by CCE

    The aero-derivative gas turbines are used for the production of electricity, and serve as a backup source in the event that an existing network is unable to meet the demand.