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Professional affairs

  • Feature Engineering

    Continuing professional development for engineers should be more targeted

    February 19, 2015 by CCE

    Are continuing professional development programs for engineers adequate? Should they be mandatory? Are they really measuring an engineer’s knowledge and adequacy, or are they just window dressing?

  • Opinion: Specialization – or Not?

    December 1, 2014 by By Angelo Mattacchione, P.Eng. & Livia Mattacchione, P.Eng. Prosum Engineering

    Professional Enginees of Ontario (PEO) is considering making regulatory changes to create a Structural Engineering Specialist designation to ensure “… that incidents like the Algo Centre Mall collapse are not repeated.”1 PEO defines a…

  • The Elliot Lake Report

    December 1, 2014 by Canadian Consulting Engineer

    On October 15 the Honourable Paul R. Bélanger, Commissioner of the Elliot Lake Inquiry, released his report on the fatal collapse of part of the parking deck roof of the Algo Centre Mall in Elliot Lake, northern Ontario in June 2012. The…