The Canadian government is funding $3 million to help Alberta’s construction and engineering industry innovate and grow. This investment from Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) will help small- and medium-sized businesses adopt new products and technologies that improve the energy efficiency of buildings and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
Roland Charneux, P.Eng., LEED AP BD+C, director at Pageau Morel, has won the 2018 Grand Prix d’excellence, the highest distinction awarded by the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ) to one of its members.
Last week, WoodWorks British Columbia, a division of the Canadian Wood Council, announced its nominees for the 14th annual Wood Design Awards. More than 100 projects and industry professionals are recognized across 14 categories, including the newly introduced Prefabricated Structural Wood division, which honours creative design and innovative use of prefabricated wood systems, components, and modules in a variety of building types.
A new agreement means Misissauga-based Swallow Acoustic Consultants Limited (SACL) will be acquired by engineering firm Thornton Tomasetti. SACL specializes in noise and vibration assessment and control, and also offers expert witness testimony and technical writing services.
J.L. Richards and Associates has expanded both its services and its geographic presence since its inception in 1955. Founded in Ottawa, as a multi-disciplinary engineering firm, it has grown into a professional practice offering a wide range of services, from architecture to industrial, commercial, and institutional clients.