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mechanical engineering

  • CRB opens first Canadian office

    July 9, 2020 by CCE

    Design, engineering and construction firm CRB has opened an office in Mississauga, Ont., marking its first entry in the Canadian market. The company, which has 18 other locations across North America and Europe, specializes in integrated project delivery (IPD) for

  • Product Buildings

    CSA report by Arup analyzes high-rise modular construction

    July 8, 2020 by CCE

    The report reviews the current regulatory landscape and considerations for growth.

  • Crozier promotes Nick Mocan to president

    July 7, 2020 by Peter Saunders

    Ontario’s C.F. Crozier & Associates, which specializes in land development engineering, has promoted Nick Mocan, P.Eng, to president. He succeeds Chris Crozier, P.Eng., who held the position since he founded the company in 2004. Mocan has led the company’s business operations

  • News Buildings

    ‘Twisted’ building takes shape at York University

    June 29, 2020 by CCE

    Toronto’s York University recently broke ground on the first dedicated structure for its school of continuing studies, which has seen more than 1,000% growth in its professional program enrolments over five years. The 97,000-sf twisted building, located at the university’s

  • Feature Buildings

    Project delivery: Achieving optimal building performance

    May 5, 2020 by Jeremiah Vanderlaan, P.Eng

    It is time to embrace some change.

  • Consulting engineers respond to pandemic

    May 5, 2020 by CCE

    Both response and adaptation to COVID-19 have been rapid.

  • University of Manitoba engineering faculty named after Gerry and Barb Price

    March 12, 2020 by CCE

    University of Manitoba’s faculty of engineering has a new name, following a recent $20 million donation from Gerry and Barb Price. Going forward, in recognition of their generosity, it will be known as the Price Faculty of Engineering. Gerry is

  • JLR acquires LCI

    March 9, 2020 by CCE

    J.L. Richards & Associates (JLR) has acquired LCI Engineering to further diversify its services for the industrial market. Both firms are based in Ottawa. Founded in 1994, LCI is a mechanical and electrical engineering firm with a 40-person staff and

  • Innovations improve efficiency for TransLink’s HTC

    February 12, 2020 by WSP

    The Hamilton Transit Centre (HTC) in Richmond is among the transportation authority’s most energy-efficient facilities.

  • News Buildings

    Revitalized biosciences complex opens at UBC

    January 21, 2020 by CCE

    On Jan. 17, the University of British Columbia (UBC) opened the second phase of its revitalized biosciences complex in Vancouver, designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects (DSA) with engineering firm Henningson, Durham and Richardson (HDR). The new four-storey east wing and

  • TMP’s president retires

    January 13, 2020 by CCE

    At the end of 2019, John Lowden retired as president of The Mitchell Partnership (TMP), a Toronto-headquartered mechanical engineering firm. Lowden spent 40 years with TMP, starting in its Calgary office as a designer before working in London, England, and

  • Feature Buildings

    Seneca College’s CITE walks the talk

    December 10, 2019 by Peter Saunders

    A new academic building actively demonstrates technologies in the same engineering disciplines for which its students are being prepared.

  • TMP announces new associates

    November 11, 2019 by CCE

    The Mitchell Partnership (TMP), a Toronto-based mechanical engineering firm, has welcomed five new associates. Sabah Al-Hussein joins with more than 18 years of experience leading the design development of mechanical engineering services for building projects. He provides oversight, planning, engineering

  • News Buildings

    University of Guelph to renew and expand performing arts facilities

    October 25, 2019 by CCE

    Ontario’s University of Guelph broke ground yesterday for the renewal and expansion of its performing arts program’s facilities. Diamond Schmitt Architects has designed the 45,000-sf project to reimagine the north wing of the MacKinnon Building, which was built in 1967

  • Endress+Hauser facility in Burlington pursues three sustainability certifications

    October 11, 2019 by CCE

    Engineers at mcCallumSather and WSP are helping Endress+Hauser Canada target three major sustainability certifications—i.e. net-zero energy, the Zero Carbon Building Standard and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold through the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC)—for the company’s new

  • Registration open for 2019 ASHRAE Annual Conference

    March 5, 2019 by CCE

    The incoming 2019-2020 ASHRAE President, Darryl K. Boyce, P.Eng., from Carleton University in Ottawa, will present the Society theme for the coming year during the President’s Luncheon on Monday, June 24.

  • News

    CMPX 2018

    May 29, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    CMPX, The Canadian Mechanical & Plumbing Exposition is Canada’s national trade show and Learning Forum for the mechanicals industry including: air-conditioning, heating (forced-air and hydronics), plumbing, waterworks, water quality, piping, refrigeration and ventilation industries. No show in Canada compares with