Runaway Global Warming Just Decades Away
Earth may be just decades away from a climatic tipping point that triggers runaway global warming and threatens the future of humanity, scientists have warned.
Pipeline Politics to Cost Canadian Economy $10.7B in 2018
Delayed oil pipeline construction is causing a steep discount for Canadian crude prices that is costing the economy roughly $15.6 billion a year, according to Scotiabank.
We Need to Talk About Security
By multiple accounts, it’s become apparent that cyber-crime pays.
Trump Touts Infrastructure Plan
US President Donald Trump says his long-awaited plan to help rebuild the nation's infrastructure would result in about $US1.7 trillion ($A2.4 trillion) in overall investment over...
US Solar Panel Tariff Angers Installers
US President Donald Trump has signed into law a steep tariff on imported solar panels, a move billed as a way to protect American jobs but...
Degree in Flying Cars Coming Soon
Self-driving car pioneer Sebastian Thrun has shifted his gaze to the skies, as his Silicon Valley online school Udacity launches what it calls the first "nanodegree"...
Mould Spores and Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation and Particle Distribution
Indoors, there is an old trade-off for the heating and cooling of a building: energy expended on temperature control versus input of good fresh air from...
SA Water Recycling Project to Create 1000’s of Jobs
A South Australian irrigation project expected to deliver up to 3700 jobs will go ahead after the federal government agreed to partly fund the $155.6 million...
Aecon Reports Record $6.4B Backlog
Aecon Group Inc. posted a record $6.4 billion backlog for Q2 as the dust settles over its controversial blocked sale to a Chinese construction company by...
5 Criteria’s to Select BIM Partners
Virtual Modeling services plays a pivotal role in the design and development, Pre-construction and Post construction processes.
SNC-Lavalin Tops Profit Estimates, Forecasts Strong 2018 Earnings
Canadian construction and engineering group SNC-Lavalin reported better-than-expected earnings for the final quarter of 2017, benefiting from its purchase of Britain's WS Atkins and helping it...
ASCE Updates Standard in Seismic Zones
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently updated its guidelines for retrofits in earthquake-prone areas. The ASCE/Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) 41-17, Seismic Evaluation and Retrofit...
Fed's seek Input for Prompt Payment Legislation
The federal government has called for industry input and recommendations on proposed prompt payment legislation.
Stantec Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Occam Engineers
Global design firm Stantec is strengthening its water, transportation, and public works service in the Southwestern United States with the planned acquisition of New Mexico-based consulting...
SNC-Lavalin Awarded U.S. Army Hospital Contract
SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a $42 million contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to assist in the relocation of a hospital in South Korea.
Engineering Change on the Gender Gap
Deepa Kundur is the chair of the Division of Engineering Science at the University of Toronto, and a professor in its Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department...
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Stock under Review
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) , a stock from Technical Services Industry, has a value of $67.10 per share, noted a price change of 0.34% in...