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What is the Indigenization of engineering?

Engineering has a diversity issue, and Canadian institutions know this. Thanks in part to the work done by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC), the idea of “Indigenizing” the…

Mar 30, 2022 8:57:38 AM

National Engineering Month – The story behind “The Iron Ring”

Although Covid-19 dominates our news channels, many of us may have forgotten that March is also National Engineering Month. With all of the havoc this pandemic is playing in our daily lives, perhaps…

Mar 30, 2020 5:10:22 PM

8 characteristics of a great construction manager

Although construction projects are unarguably a team effort, construction managers serve as their backbone. As such, the difference between weak and strong leadership can play a huge role in the…

Oct 4, 2019 10:29:53 AM

6 different types of mining jobs

When mining is depicted in the media, we usually only see the hardhat worker, pick axe in hand, lowering down into a bleak, black shaft to chip away at some rock—and you might think of them…

Oct 4, 2019 9:28:30 AM