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