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OACETT: Engineering Technicians and Engineering Technologists

OACETT: Engineering Technicians and Engineering Technologists

What’s the difference between an Engineer and an Engineering Technologist? National Engineering Month is a lot of fun, but do you see yourself being involved in engineering as a career? You may have heard of Professional Engineers: in Canada to become an Engineer it requires a 4-year university degree, plus an additional few years of experienceRead more about OACETT: Engineering Technicians and Engineering Technologists[…]

The Faces of NEM – Jerome James, P. Eng.

The Faces of NEM – Jerome James, P. Eng.

To enhance the National Engineering Month experience, we are profiling Engineers or Engineering Technologists this March. We’ll be focusing on highlighting diversity in the careers and individuals interviewed across Canada. Today we have a chat with Jerome James, P. Eng., a Conservation and Demand Program Analyst at Alectra Utilities. Think of a moment from your past when youRead more about The Faces of NEM – Jerome James, P. Eng.[…]

Top 5 engineering wonders you can visit during March break

Top 5 engineering wonders you can visit during March break

March break is not even half over! If you need some local ideas of where to go as a family this week, here are our favourite engineering wonders that are in Ontario and totally worth the visit. 1. CN Tower – Civil construction engineering The CN Tower is an iconic piece of the Toronto skyline and the world’s tallestRead more about Top 5 engineering wonders you can visit during March break[…]

Innovator of the Week: Krista Viola

Innovator of the Week: Krista Viola

Investigating Material Science Written by Zoey Gould, B.ASc. Forensic engineering is like the CSI of technology, offering a dynamic and challenging work environment. Each case is a unique mystery to be solved. Krista Viola is a Forensic Engineer-In-Training at R.J. Shirer & Associates Inc., and is completing her Master’s Degree in Electron Microscopy of NanostructuredRead more about Innovator of the Week: Krista Viola[…]