ACEC in the News

News articles featuring ACEC and its provincial and territorial member organizations.

February 10, 2021 - Engineering News-Record

Canada Launches $15B Infra Spend Plan, Despite Bottlenecks in Old One

January 12, 2021 - Education News Canada

Engineering and Applied Science graduate recognized with ACAA Lifetime Achievement award

 

January 8, 2021 - Canadian Consulting Engineer

ACEC-Ontario launches Simcoe chapter

 

December 28, 2020 - Nunavut News Online

New Kugaaruk school earns engineering awards

 

December 9, 2020 - On-site Magazine

No clear trajectory: Uncertainty likely the only certainty for 2021

 

December 2, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

Construction groups urge government to ‘Build for Recovery’

 

December 1, 2020 - Heavy Equipment Drive

AED teams with Canadian associations to drive Building for Recovery efforts’

 

December 1, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

Engineers society issues plan to fight systemic bias’

 

November 30, 2020 - InfraStructures Magazine

Nominations: The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies - Canada (ACEC) is pleased to announce that Anthony Karakatsanis, P.Eng., president and CEO of the Morrison Hershfield Group has been named to the position of Chair of the ACEC Board of Directors for the 2020-2021 term.

 

November 26, 2020 - Financial Post

Enough is Enough: Ontario Engineering Community Committed to Uprooting Systematic Biases

 

November 26, 2020 - Education News Canada

High praise: a timeline of Humber's Building NX accolades

 

November 23, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer

ACEC-NB celebrates Engineering Excellence Awards

 

November 17, 2020 - Yorkton This Week

Yorkton Chamber of Commerce signatory to open letter to the people of Saskatchewan

 

November 13, 2020 - The Battlefords News-Optimist

Saskatchewan business groups support government actions on COVID-19

 

November 12, 2020 - CBC Manitoba

Marcia Friesen named 1st female dean of engineering at U of Manitoba

 

November 11, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

Gamble, Van Buren anticipate improved Canada-U.S. relations under Biden

 

November 2, 2020 - Paper Advance

Anthony Karakatsanis to lead Association of Consulting Engineering Companies

 

October 29, 2020 - Canadian Business Journal

Canadian Consulting Engineering Firms Recognized for Outstanding Contributions to Industry and Society During Virtual Celebration

 

October 29, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

Samuel De Champlain Bridge Corridor wins Schreyer at 52nd annual Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

 

October 28, 2020 - ReNewCANADA

Anthony Karakatsanis to lead Association of Consulting Engineering Companies

 

October 28, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

McKenna urges engineers to design to support feds’ policy goals

 

October 27, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

ACEC-Canada presents chair’s award—and names next chair

 

October 26, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

ACEC-NB report highlights need for more female engineers

 

October 23, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

First Notice: SNC-Lavalin supports Texas; big week for ACEC-Canada; shelter in Iqualuit

 

October 19, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

ACEC-NB report highlights need for more gender diversity in consulting engineering

 

October 5, 2020 - Engineering News Record

Canada Unveils $7.5B Project Spending Plan as New COVID-19 Stimulus

 

October 5, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

Stakeholders praise $10B growth plan but some query lack of traditional projects

 

October 2, 2020 - Paris Star

Pallister vows not to privatize Hydro

 

October 1, 2020 - Canadian Insider

Stantec completes acquisition of Teshmont

 

September 25, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

CEO rebrands as ACEC-Ontario

 

September 4, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

City of Campbell River to pay over $400,000 to close old water treatment plant

 

August 5, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

ACEC survey supports advocacy on infrastructure, CEWS

 

July 22, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

Construction sector split on Workers’ Compensation changes in B.C.

 

July 17, 2020 - CityNews1130

Nurses support adding COVID-19 to occupational diseases list at WorkSafe BC

 

July 9, 2020 - ReNewCANADA

Contemplating northern priorities with NWT Minister of Infrastructure

 

June 15, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

ACEC-SK introduces 2020-2021 board

 

June 4, 2020 - ReNewCANADA

Engineers Canada appoints new president

 

June 4, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

National associations united in federal recovery roundtable discussions

 

May 20, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

Swift action needed to avoid bankruptcies: Panel

 

May 19, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

ACEC cancels fall leadership conference

 

May 11, 2020 - Daily Commercial News

McMillan LLP to host free national COVID-19 construction recovery webinar

 

May 4, 2020 - The Post

Industry groups call on Ottawa to loosen social and financial requirements in $187B infrastructure plans

 

April 27, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

Industry leaders discuss effective crisis communication

 

April 21, 2020 - Aggregate Research

Winnipeg plans new aggregates mix to increase the durability of its roads

 

April 15, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

New construction specs for Winnipeg roads to increase durability

 

April 15, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

Can transportation planning and design be equitable?

 

March 26, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

ACEC-Canada asks federal government for industry support

 

March 22, 2020 - Council of Construction Associations

B.C. construction groups help found COVID-19 business cabinet

 

March 20, 2020 - Engineering News Record

Canada Provinces Are Not Shutting Projects, But Some Owners Scale Them Back

 

March 20, 2020 - Supply Post

COVID-19 Cabinet created to support business, workers across British Columbia to address unprecedented challenges

 

March 19, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

B.C. construction groups help found COVID-19 business cabinet

 

March 18, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

UPDATE: 2020 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards timeline

 

March 13, 2020 - Canadian Consulting Engineer Magazine

ACEC-BC president up for Women of Distinction Awarda

 

March 5, 2020 - Prince George Citizen

FN coalition proposes changes for sharing benefits of resource projects

 

March 4, 2020 - Business in Vancouver

YWCA Metro Vancouver announces nominees for 2020 Women of Distinction Awards

 

March 3, 2020 - Prince George Matters

First Nations coalition delivers recommendations to Canada for Indigenous involvement in major projects

 

March 3, 2020 - My Prince George Now

Organization calls for development of First Nations tools to work with natural resource industry

 

February 26, 2020 - Journal of Commerce

Construction hopes for speedy rail blockade resolution