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December 2012

ACEC supports government's new approach to foreign aid

ACEC applauds recent remarks by the Hon. Julian Fantino, Minister for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) concerning the need to refocus our country's foreign aid priorities.

Winners showcased in Maclean's magazine feature

In its inaugural Careers in Engineering, Maclean’s featured a selection of 2012 Canadian Consulting Engineering Award winners.

Stantec Consulting and Read Jones Christoffersen nominees for FIDIC centenary awards

Marquee projects by Stantec Consulting and Read Jones Christoffersen are nominees for the FIDIC Centenary Awards to be presented in Barcelona in 2013.

November 2012

2012 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

Outstanding achievements in engineering were showcased on October 23, 2012 when the Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards were presented in Ottawa. ACEC hosted the elegant "black and white" awards gala in partnership with Canadian Consulting Engineer magazine.

ACEC prominent at 2012 World Consulting Engineering Conference

Senior industry leaders and young professionals were among the Canadian delegates at the World Consulting Engineering Conference hosted by the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) in Seoul, Korea, September 9-12, 2012.

September 2012

2012 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

Celebrating excellence in engineering

October 23, 2012
Ottawa Convention Centre

ACEC invites all member firms to celebrate this year's outstanding achievements in consulting engineering. Plan to attend the 2012 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards, a premiere networking event that showcases engineering excellence from across Canada. This year, ACEC will host an evening of elegance at its "Black & White" Awards Gala.

August 2012

ACEC on the International Stage

As the industry's national voice, ACEC will be well represented on the world stage this summer.


ACEC recognizes Industry Leaders

On June 23, 2012, Roland LeBlanc of exp Services Inc. received the ACEC Chairman's Award for his unique contribution to ACEC. Michael Homenuke was awarded the Allen D. Williams Scholarship.

FIDIC Centenary Awards 2013
Call for Nominations

Deadline: September 21, 2012

ACEC member firms are invited to help celebrate the best consulting engineering achievements of the last 100 years by nominating a project for a FIDIC Centenary Award.

Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

Nominations Open until September 14, 2012

The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering is a global prize recognizing and celebrating outstanding advances in engineering that have changed the world.

June 2012

ACEC Past Chair Wilfrid Morin, ing., M.Sc.A., receives Engineers Canada's Gold Medal Award

ACEC congratulates Past Chairman Wilfrid Morin, recipient of Engineers Canada's Gold Medal Award.

New ACEC website will better serve members

The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies (ACEC) is proud to announce the launch of its new website!

April 2012

ACEC Leadership Continues to meet with
Member Organizations

Members' needs will drive ACEC strategic plan.

ACEC Reaches Out to Students; Supports New National Young Professional Network

ACEC Board creates new YP Network and continues to attend student events to attract the best and brightest.

February 2012

ACEC Recognized by Students as the Voice of Consulting Engineering

ACEC continues its student outreach campaign, reaching thousands of students across the country.

ACEC Encourages Members to Link to Student Website

The Engineering Legacies site provides engineering students and recent graduates with valuable information on the consulting engineering industry.

December 2011

Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Recognize Industry Achievements

The Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards was a successful event, raising the profile of the industry and gaining significant media coverage for winners.

2012 Allen D. Williams Scholarship Winner

2012 Allen D. Williams Scholarship Winner

Jeremy Carkner presented with the 2012 Allen D. Williams Scholarship at the 2011 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards in Ottawa on November 1st.

John Fudge, Executive Director for ACEC-NB Retires

ACEC congratulates John Fudge on his successful tenure with ACEC-NB and wishes him well in his second retirement.

October 2011

ACEC Board Member Chris Newcomb Elected to FIDIC Executive Committee

Canadian engineering firms will continue to have strong representation on international issues with the election of ACEC Board member Chris Newcomb to the Executive Committee of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC).

September 2011

Strong Canadian Delegation at FIDIC 2011 Conference

Canadian nominated for Opening on FIDIC Executive Committee

2011 FIDIC Conference, October 2-5, 2011
Davos, Switzerland

ACEC encourages members to participate in the 2011 FIDIC conference. ACEC Board Member, Chris Newcomb, is a candidate for the FIDIC Executive Committee and if, elected at the conference, will represent Canada on the international committee for two years.

ACEC Parliament Hill Day

Consulting Engineers will Represent the Industry on Parliament Hill, November 1st, 2011

Award winners from the Canadian Consulting Engineer Awards Gala together with ACEC representatives will travel to Parliament Hill to deliver strong messages about long-term infrastructure investment and the role of consulting engineers in the Canadian economy.

ACEC Hosts 2nd Engineering Student YouTube Contest

Members Encouraged to Get Engineering Students Involved

Building on last year's success, ACEC is holding its second annual Engineering Student YouTube Contest as part of the association's student outreach efforts. ACEC members are encouraged to share the contest details and criteria to engineering students currently working in their firms.

July 2011

Summit Business Program Deemed One of the Best

ACEC Summit & National Convention 2011

View Summit photos here !

Consulting engineering business leaders met at the ACEC Summit & National Convention held on June 23rd-25th to be inspired, to gain knowledge and to network.

ACEC Welcomes New Chair, Herb Kuehne, P.Eng.

Herb Kuehne, P.Eng. of Associated Engineering assumes the role of Chairman of the Board of Directors for the 2011-2012 term at the ACEC Summit & National Convention.

Chairman's Gala & Special Awards

ACEC Summit & National Convention 2011

Chris Newcomb is honoured with the Chairman's Award and Jean-Philippe Moreau is awarded the Allen D. Williams Scholarship at the Chairman's Gala held at the ACEC Summit & National Convention in Montebello, QC.

June 2011

Making Canada's Voice Heard Around the World:
Chris Newcomb to Run for the FIDIC
Executive Committee

Chris Newcomb is running for a position on the FIDIC Executive Committee. If elected, he will be an effective voice for the industry in Canada and globally and would play a key role in building upon ACEC’s strong relationship with FIDIC.

ACEC-Canada Attends ACEC-US
Legislative Summit

Two of ACEC's strategic priorities are to build the profile of the Canadian association and to be the authoritative voice of Canadian engineering firms. Both of these priorities were advanced by attending the ACEC-US Annual Meeting and Legislative Summit.

April 2011

Consulting Engineers of Manitoba Changes its Name

Consulting Engineers of Manitoba officially changes its name to the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies Manitoba.

Investing in our Quality of Life

Sustainable Infrastructure begins with Sustainable Investment

Special ACEC report featured in the March edition of the National Post (MediaPlanet insert).

March 2011

Student Outreach: Helping Firms Connect with the Best and the Brightest

Engineering students learn about careers in consulting engineering from ACEC.

February 2011

Engineering Students Eager to Enter the Consulting Engineering Industry

Students are excited about opportunities in our industry after meeting with ACEC at the Canadian Federation of Engineering Student Congress.


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