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December 2014

ACEC Chair Anne Poschmann named one of Canada’s most powerful women

The Chair of ACEC’s Board of Directors, Anne Poschmann, has been named one of Canada’s most powerful women in the Women’s Executive Network Top 100 Awards. Two more executives from ACEC member firms were also recipients of awards.
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ACEC-SK Showcases 2014 Awards of Distinction

Outstanding performance was the focus of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies - Saskatchewan’s Annual Awards of Distinction Reception held November 4, 2014 in Saskatoon.
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Have your say on professional development

Take our quick 3 question poll

This month, we have developed three questions to get your feedback on professional development – how you would like us to deliver this service, what topics would be of most interest to you, and what you are willing to pay for professional development.
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Engineers Canada Awards

Engineers Canada is seeking nominations for its 2015 awards. Terms of reference and nomination forms for each award category can be found on the Engineers Canada website. The deadline for submissions is 4 p.m. EST on Friday, January 9, 2015.
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November 2014

National awards recognize ACEC member achievements

Congratulations to winners of 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

Outstanding feats of engineering were honoured at the 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala on October 23 in Ottawa. Learn more about this year’s winning projects and view photos from the gala.
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Michael Walker elected YPN Chair for 2014-2015

ACEC is pleased to announce that Michael Walker, P.Eng. is the new Chair of ACEC’s Young Professional Network (YPN).
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October 2014

2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala

October 23, 2014
Ottawa, Ontario

Join your industry colleagues for ACEC’s “Starry Night” Awards Gala on October 23 to celebrate this year’s outstanding achievements in consulting engineering. Watch our video invitation to you and your firm.
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Call For Entries

2015 Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards

Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) is welcoming entries for the 2015 Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards from all CEO member firms. The deadline for notice of intention to submit is October 28.
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September 2014

ACEC Member Advisory

ACEC Statement of Principles and Policies: Business Integrity and Transparency

By way of a resolution passed at its annual general meeting, the members of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies - Canada (ACEC) unanimously adopted a Statement of Principles and Polices pertaining to business integrity and transparency.
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ACEC president brings the Canadian P3 experience to New Zealand

ACEC President John Gamble took time out of his vacation in August to visit the Association of Consulting Engineers New Zealand (ACENZ). John was invited to speak on the Canadian experience with Public Private Partnerships (P3s) at the ACENZ/CFNZ/RNZ Joint Conference in Rotorua and shared his presentation.
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Summer 2014

ACEC recognizes outstanding contributions to industry and association

On June 20, AECOM’s David Nagy was awarded the Allen D. Williams Scholarship and Susie Grynol received the ACEC Chair's Award.
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ACEC Past-Chair Pierre Shoiry featured in ENR cover story

ACEC Past-Chair Pierre Shoiry, CEO of WSP Global Inc., was featured in the cover story of a recent issue of Engineering News-Record, the international news magazine for the construction industry.
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May 2014

Video recruitment tool for ACEC members

The winning video in ACEC’s 2014 Engineering Student YouTube Contest titled “Why you should become a consulting engineer” is an effective recruitment and career fair tool for members.
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FIDIC Awards 2014: Closing date for nominations is May 30, 2014

FIDIC Awards recognize outstanding projects that support and promote FIDIC principles and practices.
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April 2014

ACEC supports Canada’s engineering students at 2014 Canadian Engineering Competition

More than 150 of Canada’s best and brightest engineering students competed in the 2014 Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC), March 13-16 at Western University in London, Ontario.
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FIDIC Awards 2014: Closing date for nominations is May 30, 2014

FIDIC Awards recognise outstanding projects that support and promote FIDIC principles and practices.
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March 2014

Enter the 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

The Stage I deadline (Notice of Intention to Enter) is Tuesday, March 25.
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FIDIC Awards 2014: Closing date for nominations is May 30

FIDIC Awards recognise outstanding projects that support and promote FIDIC principles and practices.
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February 2014

Enter the 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

ACEC encourages all member firms to enter their projects and participate in this national showcase of excellence in our industry.
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ACEC Reaches Out to Engineering Students

ACEC supports the development of consulting engineering’s future leaders through a partnership with the Canadian Federation of Engineering Students (CFES). ACEC also raises student awareness of a career in consulting engineering through our annual Engineering Student YouTube Contest.
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Allen D. Williams Scholarship Award
Deadline for intent to nominate – March 3, 2014!

Nominate your top performing young professional for a chance to attend the 2015 FIDIC conference!
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January 2014

Allen D. Williams Scholarship Award
Deadline for intent to nominate – March 3, 2014!

Nominate your top performing young professional for a chance to attend the 2015 FIDIC conference!
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2014 Engineering Student YouTube Contest

ACEC is once again running its Engineering Student YouTube Contest to raise awareness of consulting engineering among students Canada.
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December 2013

New face for Consulting Engineers of Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan consulting engineers adopt new brand and name: Association of Consulting Engineering Companies - Saskatchewan (ACEC-SK)
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ACEC Year in Review 2013

As 2013 draws to a close, ACEC is pleased to provide an overview of the association’s activities, on behalf of our members, during the past year.
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FIDIC Awards 2014

The FIDIC Executive Committee has agreed to continue presenting FIDIC Awards on an annual basis to recognise outstanding projects that support and promote FIDIC principles and practices.
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November 2013

2013 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards –
a showcase of engineering excellence

Learn more about the 2013 CCE Award winners, including the five projects selected for a Special Achievement Award and this year’s recipient of ACEC’s prestigious Beaubien Award.
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Susie Grynol, a dynamic association executive, will be missed at ACEC

After nearly nine years with ACEC, Susie Grynol, VP, Policy and Public Affairs, is moving on.
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Fall 2013

Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards – a successful collaboration for over 45 years

ACEC and Canadian Consulting Engineer magazine have co-sponsored the Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards since 1969.
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Canadian-designed Confederation Bridge wins FIDIC centenary award

The iconic 13-kilometre Confederation Bridge has been recognized as one of the best major civil engineering projects of the last 100 years.
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Summer 2013

Kerry Rudd recognized for support of ACEC and consulting industry

CEO of Associated Engineering receives ACEC Chairman’s Award for his outstanding contribution to consulting engineering.
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Young Professionals recognized for their leadership in consulting engineering

Young Professionals (YPs) Selena Wilson from McElhanney Consulting Services and Simon Davidson from Roche Ltd. are the first co-winners of the 2014 Allen D. Williams Scholarship.
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June 2013

Globe & Mail interviews ACEC

ACEC President John Gamble recently spoke to the the Globe & Mail about issues facing the consulting engineering industry.
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ACEC's VP named President of CSAE Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter

ACEC is proud to announce that its Vice-President Policy & Public Affairs, Susie Grynol, CAE, has been named President of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE) Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter.
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Spring 2013

ACEC welcomes new corporate partners AMR Group and Grant Thornton LLP

ACEC has recently signed corporate partnership agreements with AMR Group and Grant Thornton LLP, two companies that offer a range of services, products and expertise that will be of interest and value to ACEC members.
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ACEC supports engineering students

Tomorrow’s leaders and innovators showcased at Canadian Engineering Competition

Engineering students from across Canada demonstrated their skill, creativity and capacity for innovation at the Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC), March 7-10 at Carleton University in Ottawa.
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February 2013

Enter the 2013 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards
– More opportunities to win!

Deadline for Notice of Intention to Enter:
March 14, 2013

The Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards represent the highest recognition for excellence in consulting engineering in Canada. This year the awards have been expanded, allowing more opportunities to win!
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Ajmal Tahir, University of Toronto, wins ACEC's engineering student YouTube contest

Congratulations to Ajmal Tahir for his winning video "Why I want to be a Consulting Engineer".
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A.D. Williams Scholarship Award

Deadline for intent to nominate: March 4, 2013

Nominate your top performing young professional for a chance to attend the 2014 FIDIC conference!
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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August 2012

ACEC on the International Stage

As the industry's national voice, ACEC will be well represented on the world stage this summer.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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New ACEC website will better serve members

The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies (ACEC) is proud to announce the launch of its new website www.acec.ca!
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April 2012

ACEC Leadership Continues to meet with
Member Organizations

Members' needs will drive ACEC strategic plan.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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).
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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).
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March 2011

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

Engineering students learn about careers in consulting engineering from ACEC.
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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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