Federal election results offer opportunities for consulting engineering
ACEC looks forward to working with new government
With the election of a new government on October 19th, ACEC anticipates increased opportunities for consulting engineering firms including a significant expansion of infrastructure investment. During the election, the Liberal Party provided responses to a number of questions from ACEC.
Canadian delegation attends FIDIC conference in Dubai
ACEC Chair Perry Mitchelmore, President and CEO John Gamble and other Canadian participants joined several hundred representatives of 101 countries at the annual conference of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC), which was held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates in September.
World Bank procurement reforms include engineering sector input from FIDIC and ACEC
The World Bank has a new procurement framework which goes into effect in early 2016. The International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) has been consulting closely with the World Bank on the reforms and promoting key issues relevant to the engineering industry. ACEC Past-Chair Anne Poschmann and President & CEO John Gamble were part of a FIDIC delegation to the World Bank in April 2015.
2015 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards
Congratulations to all winners!
On October 23 at Ottawa’s Shaw Centre, a total of 25 awards were presented to consulting engineering firms for their outstanding work on projects that connect communities, improve safety and enhance the quality of life in Canada and around the world.
Dale Craig wins ACEC’s 2015 Beaubien Award
At the 2015 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards, Dale Craig, P.Eng. was honoured as the recipient of ACEC’s Beaubien Award. Watch the video!
Free webinar: Unlocking the value in your firm
Join Grant Thornton LLP and ACEC for this webinar that will discuss key metrics that are important in establishing value and how to maximize it in light of a potential transaction.
Connecting Canada’s BIM community: buildingSMART Canada develops new approaches to engage industry
buildingSMART Canada has unveiled free membership across Canada and launched its Affiliate initiative to encourage and facilitate the adoption of BIM and open standards in Canada.
How to obtain a security clearance with Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC)
Register for a free webinar
Public Works and Government Services Canada’s Industrial Security Sector (ISS) will be delivering free webinars entitled “How to obtain a security clearance” between now and March 2016.
Upcoming PSMJ Seminars
Get Work Now Bootcamp
Project Management Bootcamp
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