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CSCE Annual Conference Halifax 2014
We are pleased to inform you that electronic versions of the final papers are available and can be accessed by going to the following link: http://csce.ca/en/publications/past-conferences/halifax-2014/
Travelling to Hong Kong?
The CSCE is looking for volunteers to make technical presentations to members of the CSCE Hong Kong Branch and (or) the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE). This is strictly on a volunteer basis, with no payment for spent time or travel expenses. If interested, please send an outline of your presentation and brief resume at least three months in advance of your trip to Doug Salloum, CSCE Executive Director, at Doug.Salloum@csce.ca or Brian Burrell, CSCE VP-International at email@example.com
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CSCE International on LinkedIn
The CSCE has created a new LinkedIn group called CSCE International.
This private group is for CSCE members interested in the CSCE's
international activities, and in foreign engineering issues, projects,
and research. To request membership, go to CSCE International
on LinkedIn, click Join, and your request will be reviewed by a group
manager. In addition, a subgroup called CSCE International Members has
been created specifically for CSCE members living outside of Canada.
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4 DAYS LEFT TO GET IN YOUR ABSTRACT!
CALL FOR PAPERS: ICE Coastal Management 2015
Submission of Abstracts will be accepted between March 31 - July 31st, 2014
16th International Conference on Cold Regions Engineering
CALL FOR PAPERS: Abstracts due by September 2014
July 19-22, 2015
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
CALL FOR PAPERS: 5th Annual Conference on Construction Materials
Submission of Abstracts will be accepted up until Sept. 30, 2014
Date: Aug. 5-8, 2014
2014 International Conference on Marine & Fresh Water Environments (IMFE 2014)
Date: Aug. 6-9, 2014
St. John's, NL
World Conference on Timber Engineering
August 10-14, 2014
Quebéc City, Québec
Fourth Climate Change Technology Conference
Call for Papers: Sept. 15, 2014
Montreal, QCGeoRegina 2014
Date: Sept. 28-Oct. 1, 2014
Delta Regina Hotel, Regina, Saskatchewan
Growing with Youth/Croître avec les jeunes
2014 CSCE Best Student Paper Competition Winners
The winners for the 2014 CSCE Best Student Paper Competition held in
Halifax from May 28 to 31 have been determined from over 85 impressive
entries. Congratulations to Magdy Ibrahim from Concordia University for
winning 1st place and to Mohamed Sherir and Masrra Jajjawi, both from
Ryerson University for placing 2nd and 3rd, respectively. Be sure to
check out their papers in your copy of the conference proceedings and
watch for the Call for Papers for next year's conference to be held in
You are cordially invited
Concordia University's Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair
& Reception Tuesday, September 30th or Wednesday, October 1st 2014.
Vous êtes cordialement invité
Université Concordia Journée Carrière et Réception Génie et Informatique Mardi le 30 septembre ou Mercredi le 1 octobre 2014.
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Leadership in Sustainable Infrastructure/Leadership en infrastructures
10th Sino-American Technology and Engineering Conference
The State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA) invited CSCE
to participate in the 10th Sino-American Technology and Engineering
Conference in China. A report on this conference prepared by Ron Droste,
Chair of CSCE's International Affairs Committee is available here.
College expands important program for industry
North Bay Nipissing
Canadore College has received approval from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and University (MTCU) to now offer a three-year Civil Engineering Technology program at its campus, in addition to its two-year Civil Engineering Technician program.
Fibre-reinforced concrete seen as solution to infrastructure crisis
Montreal has seen far too many tragedies as a result of decaying overpasses, but a local professor believes there is a solution to the city’s crumbling infrastructure.
It is called ultra-high performance fibre-reinforced concrete (UHPFRC) and researchers believe it can last a good 75 to 80 years without requiring repairs.
Metro Vancouver mayors seek answers following 2nd SkyTrain shutdown
Some Metro Vancouver mayors say the most recent SkyTrain meltdown is proof elected politicians should control TransLink.
A short circuit in an electrical panel shutdown the Expo and Millennium lines around 12:30 pm PT, forcing the regional transit authority to halt trains and close stations, throwing the travel plans of thousands of commuters into chaos.
Stadium builder short $89 million until the project is finished
There's an $89-million carrot dangling in front of Ontario Sports Solutions (OSS) to finish the Pan Am stadium as quickly as possible, and Infrastructure Ontario (IO) says it plans to make sure the consortium bites.
IO is holding back $89 million until Tim Horton's Field is completed, which means OSS has to borrow from lines of credit and find other ways to cover the remaining costs to finish the stadium, said John McKendrick, executive vice-president of IO.
Apprenticeship training key to B.C.'s infrastructure future
British Columbia has a rich history of skilled trades workers building B.C.'s infrastructure. B.C. building trades members built the pulp mills, sawmills and mines that brought prosperity to our resource communities. We also built the bridges, roads, railways and pipelines that move our resources and form the backbone of B.C.'s modern economy.
MHPM snags Ontario Infrastructure deal
MHPM Project Managers Inc. of Ottawa has won an extension of its oversight role at Infrastructure Ontario, the government agency responsible for managing one of the country's largest real estate portfolios.
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