Canadian Consulting Engineer


Keyword
resilience


  • City of Toronto releases Resilience Strategy

    June 4, 2019 by CCE

    The strategy supports the City’s efforts to enhance equity and adapt to climate change.

  • Publication Addresses Tunnels in the Urban Infrastructure System

    August 17, 2018 by CCE

    Papers cover smart sensing, uncertainty modeling in construction, modularity and adaptability, resilience-informed decision making, and multisector interdependencies.

  • Toronto issues RFQs for urban park designs

    February 28, 2018 by CCE

    Design professionals or collaborative teams are invited. An aim is to set new standards for inclusive design, sustainability, and climate resilience.

  • Ontario investing $190B in public infrastructure over 13 years

    November 29, 2017 by CCE

    The long-term plan includes integrating climate change considerations into infrastructure planning, building resilient and substantive infrastructure and better linking infrastructure investments to social policy.

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    Resilience 2018

    September 19, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    The resilience of Canada’s Critical Infrastructure is a topic of constant discussion among emergency management and public safety officials at all levels. The interdependencies in modern critical infrastructure are highly complex and failure in one area could have cascading effects

  • Alberta investing in Calgary’s flood resilience

    April 12, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    The Government of Alberta is investing $13.4 million to help the City of Calgary boost its flood readiness.

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    Resilience 2017

    March 13, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    As human infrastructure continues to grow and spread, so too do the risks posed by natural hazards including wildfires, flooding, extreme weather, and temperature fluctuations. And as we’ve seen in recent years, disasters focused in urban areas can be absolutely

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    Strategies and Technologies for Building Resilience

    February 14, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    Hosted by Sustainable Buildings Canada: Resilience isn’t something that can simply be achieved with technology, though it can be an important tool when we are designing for a more foreseeable future.  This event will focus on both technologies and strategies to consider when

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    RES/CON The Global Resilience Summit: New Orleans

    January 19, 2017 by Doug Picklyk

    RES/CON is the premier annual international conference on the practice of successful resilience and disaster management in an evolving global environment. This is a rebranding of a conference called International Disaster Conference and Expo (IDCE) that has brought over 800