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Mar 19, 2019, 19:23 ET Budget 2019: Sets groundwork for improved access to STEM

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government's commitment to Indigenous peoples' access to post-secondary education, investment in critical STEM skills,...


May 24, 2018, 10:09 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - PHOTO & INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY - 2018 Engineers Canada Award Recipients Honoured at Annual Awards Gala Tonight in Saskatoon

SASKATOON, May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Later tonight eight outstanding engineers from across Canada will receive top honours for their contributions to the engineering profession at a gala reception...


May 23, 2018, 11:19 ET 2018 Engineers Canada award recipients honoured

Stories of achievement, excellence and passion for the engineering profession OTTAWA, May 23, 2018 /CNW/ - This Thursday evening at a gala held in Saskatoon, eight outstanding engineers from across...


Feb 28, 2018, 09:55 ET Budget 2018 acknowledges gender gap in STEM, particularly in engineering

OTTAWA, Feb. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government's commitment to gender equality, research, and climate data collection, as laid out in Budget 2018, Equality...


Dec 19, 2017, 18:13 ET Engineers Canada names Gerard McDonald as Chief Executive Officer

OTTAWA, Dec. 19, 2017 /CNW/ - President Russ Kinghorn, MBA, FEC, P.Eng., IntPE, and the Board of Engineers Canada are pleased to announce the selection of Gerard McDonald, MBA, P.Eng., as the...


May 24, 2017, 05:30 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - PHOTO OPPORTUNITY - Engineers Canada to Honour Former Memorial University Dean of Engineering & Applied Science at Annual Awards Gala in St. John's on May 25th

ST. JOHN'S, May 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Tomorrow night in downtown St. John's, 160 guests will attend the Engineers Canada annual Awards Gala. Eight recipients, including professor emeritus and former dean...


May 23, 2017, 07:00 ET 2017 Engineers Canada Award Recipients Announced

Eight engineers from across Canada receive highest honours in their profession OTTAWA, May 23 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, eight engineers from across Canada will receive top honours for their...


Mar 22, 2017, 18:56 ET Budget 2017 addresses key issues raised by the engineering profession

OTTAWA, March 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government's commitment to green infrastructure, STEM education and skill-development, and the retention of women in the...


Mar 01, 2017, 13:16 ET Engineers Canada recognizes six engineers with scholarship awards

OTTAWA, March 1, 2017 /CNW/ - At a ceremony last night, Engineers Canada honoured the six recipients of its 2016 scholarship program. The recipients were chosen from a large number of submissions...


Feb 28, 2017, 14:17 ET Engineers Canada kicks off National Engineering Month 2017

OTTAWA, Feb. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is proud to once again present March as National Engineering Month. The next 31 days will see engineering professionals reach out to young Canadians to...


Jan 23, 2017, 13:09 ET Ontario and P.E.I. students build cities of the future as DiscoverE's Future City Competitions come to Canada for first time

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - As the Future City Competition celebrates its 25th Anniversary, 50 classes from the Durham District School Board in Ontario and eight classes from Prince Edward Island...


Jun 23, 2016, 10:17 ET Engineers Canada launches EngScape, an online portal for engineering jobs in Canada

OTTAWA, June 23, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada today launched EngScape, a new interactive online portal that addresses the labour market needs of the engineering profession in Canada. With statistics ...


Jun 09, 2016, 14:06 ET Engineers Canada certifies qualified engineers as first Infrastructure Resilience Professionals

OTTAWA, June 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada will present the first cohort of professional engineers with the new certification of Infrastructure Resilience Professional (IRP) at a launch event this ...


May 31, 2016, 14:35 ET Chris Roney Appointed Engineers Canada President

CHARLOTTETOWN, PE, May 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is pleased to welcome Chris Roney, FEC, P.Eng., BDS, UE, as its president for the 2016–2017 term. In the coming year, Roney and the Engineers...


May 27, 2016, 11:08 ET Recognizing Canada's exceptional engineers

CHARLOTTETOWN, PE, May 27, 2016 /CNW/ - At the Engineers Canada Awards Gala in Charlottetown, PE, last night, Canada's engineering profession honoured the remarkable achievements of engineers, teams...


May 02, 2016, 15:35 ET Media Advisory: MPs join Engineers Canada to discuss eliminating barriers to leadership for women in science, engineering, technology and trades

OTTAWA, May 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Liberal, Conservative and NDP members of Parliament will join Engineers Canada for an interactive panel discussion about the underrepresentation of women in science,...


Mar 22, 2016, 19:04 ET Budget 2016: Engineers Canada welcomes federal investment in stronger, more resilient Canada

OTTAWA, March 22, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government's commitment to building resilient and sustainable infrastructure, improving water distribution and treatment...


Mar 08, 2016, 11:55 ET Engineers Canada is proud to celebrate International Women's Day

OTTAWA, March 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is proud to join in the worldwide celebration of International Women's Day, which recognizes the many social, political, economic and other achievements ...


Mar 03, 2016, 16:54 ET Engineers Canada Supports Federal Investment in Climate Resilience

Ensuring climate change vulnerability assessments are included will be key to success of this initiative OTTAWA, March 3, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada welcomes the federal government's recent...


Mar 01, 2016, 11:19 ET Engineering: There's a Place for You! - Engineers Canada presents National Engineering Month 2016

OTTAWA, March 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada is proud to once again kick-off March as National Engineering Month, Canada's largest annual celebration of engineering. Organized by the provincial and ...


Jan 19, 2016, 15:43 ET New joint guide outlines best practices for managing parental leave in engineering and geoscience professions

OTTAWA, Jan. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada and Geoscientists Canada have today jointly published a planning resource guide that outlines best practices for employees and employers managing...


Dec 10, 2015, 12:16 ET Partnership will strengthen labour market insights for Canada's engineering profession

OTTAWA, Dec. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada and the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) are proud to announce a partnership on the development of an interactive online portal...


Nov 30, 2015, 14:31 ET Engineers Canada concerned Ontario government decision will negatively impact workplace health and safety

OTTAWA, Nov. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - Engineers Canada joins its member regulator, Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO), in condemning the Government of Ontario for its decision to maintain a section of the...


Sep 30, 2015, 10:00 ET Six Engineers Recognized with Scholarship Awards

OTTAWA, Sept. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - At a dinner last night, Engineers Canada honoured the six recipients of its 2015 scholarship program. The recipients were chosen from a large number of submissions from ...


Sep 10, 2015, 11:53 ET Engineers Canada's PIEVC celebrates 10 year milestone

The Public Infrastructure Engineering Vulnerability Committee marks a decade of working to improve how engineers assess infrastructure climate risk and vulnerability. OTTAWA, Sept. 10, 2015 /CNW/ -...