Archive: Mimi Kennedy-Chassie


  • Webinar on the Canadian standard CAN/BNQ 2501-500/2017 – Geotechnical Site Investigations for Building Foundations in Permafrost Zones

    May 29, 2020

    BNQ is offering a free webinar, with funding from SCC, on CAN/BNQ 2501-500 Geotechnical Site Investigations for Building Foundations in Permafrost Zones on June 10 at 13:00 EST. This Webinar is geared towards those involved in geotechnical site investigations. The presenter, Dr. Lukas Arenson, a geotechnical engineer and the president of the Canadian Permafrost Association, will present the bases of the methodology for performing geotechnical site investigations in permafrost zones used for the design of building foundations and for formulating rehabilitation plans for existing building foundations. Register for the webinar here. BNQ Webinar – EN BNQ Webinar – FR

  • Registration extended! Register by May 1 for Sustainability in Practice

    April 23, 2020

    Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal are once again offering their free online course, Sustainability in Practice. Registration is now open. The massive open online course is available worldwide and has already been taken by close to 4,600 people globally over the first three offerings of the course. It uses real-life case studies from across Canada to demonstrate the practical application of Engineers Canada’s guideline on sustainable development and environmental stewardship for engineers. The course is delivered in four modules and is offered in both English and French. “Hearing from professionals from several sectors and regions enriched the presentations and gave us practical…

  • Public Review Draft of the Standard for Solid Waste Sites in Northern Communities

    April 21, 2020

    Public Review Draft of the Standard for Solid Waste Sites in Northern Communities is now available

  • News from the Executive Director Desk

    February 10, 2020

    News from the Executive Director Desk – February 2020

  • 2020 Public Review of National Model Codes

    February 10, 2020

    Final public review of proposed changes to the 2015 editions of the National Building, Fire, and Plumbing Codes and the National Energy Code for Buildings to be held from January 13 to March 13, 2020 The Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC) invites your organization and its members to take part in the winter 2020 public review from January 13 to March 13, 2020. The purpose of the public review is to provide users of the model codes and stakeholders with a detailed look at the changes being considered and to seek comments as to whether proposed changes…

  • NAPEG’s 2020 Professional Development Symposium – March 12 – 13, 2020

    February 10, 2020

    The theme of  the NAPEG 2020 Professional Development Symposium was “Climate Change: Infrastructure, Adaptation and Professional Practice”. 2020 NAPEG Professional Development Symposium Brochure Did you know that Continuing Professional Development has been mandatory in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut since May 2016? Don’t worry… Symposium attendees can claim hours towards their Continuing Professional Development! A big thank you to our Sponsors!           Photo Gallery coming soon!  

  • NAPEG’s 2020 Annual General Meeting, President’s Reception and Annual Report

    February 9, 2020

    Join us for NAPEG’s 2020 Annual General Meeting and President’s Reception. 5:00 pm March 11, 2020 Katimavik D, The Explorer Hotel, Yellowknife NT 2020 NAPEG Annual Report 2020 NAPEGG Education Foundation Annual Report   Photo Gallery coming soon!

  • News from the Executive Director Desk

    January 20, 2020

    News from the Executive Director Desk

  • News from the Executive Director Desk

    December 20, 2019

    News from the Executive Director Desk

  • Media coverage of the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre

    December 6, 2019

    Today marks 30 years since 14 women were killed in a mass shooting at École Polytechnique on December 6, 1989. Below is a selection of media coverage and op-eds on the 30th anniversary. For more coverage, visit the Engineers Canada website.