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Assessing the Damage, Moving Forward

May 1, 2017 | shares | tags:

When disasters occur in Alberta, a small team of Professional Engineers with the Alberta Emergency Management Agency travel the province to assess infrastructure damage and determine whether repairs are eligible…

TD Insurance Supports Members During Fort McMurray Ordeal

May 1, 2017 | shares | tags:

The APEGA Member Benefits provider goes beyond the letter of its obligations, paying temporary living expenses without requiring receipts. So far, more than $21 million been paid in claims and…

APEGA's 98th President Sworn In

April 28, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA's new President told Members on Friday, April 28, that she is "constantly amazed at the innovation and talent" that Members and Permit Holders demonstrate, adding that she looks forward…

Message from President Steve Hrudey, P.Eng., on the Departure of Carol Moen, P.Eng.

April 11, 2017 | shares | tags:

Carol Moen, P.Eng. – until April 1 Registrar for APEGA – has chosen to decline the role of Chief Regulatory Officer (CRO), which will be part of APEGA’s operational structure…

APEGA Warns Against Falsifying Application Materials

April 11, 2017 | shares | tags:

Although it’s uncommon, APEGA sometimes receives applications that contain falsified supporting documentation. Potential professionals should take note – the chances of being caught are high, and the consequences can be…

APEGA Annual Report Available for Download

April 11, 2017 | shares | tags:

In a difficult Alberta economy, APEGA met complex challenges last year by sharpening its focus on becoming a more effective and efficient regulator, the organization's leaders say in the APEGA Annual…

Voters Choose Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., as President-Elect

March 20, 2017 | shares | tags:

Calgary resident Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., will become President-Elect on April 28 at the APEGA Annual General Meeting in Calgary. Professional Members made the decision in the 2017 APEGA Election, with…

The PEG is Online Now

February 27, 2017 | shares | tags:

The President writes about managing risk and moving APEGA forward, the Interim CEO discusses using your vote to forge a stronger, more personal connection with your professions, and candidates tell…

March Events Celebrate Engineering and Gesocience

February 16, 2017 | shares | tags:

Every year in March, Canadians come together to celebrate National Engineering and Geoscience Month (NEGM). NEGM is a time to appreciate the innovative contributions made by Professional Engineers and Professional…

APEGA Announces New Registrar & CEO

January 31, 2017 | shares | tags:

Jay Nagendran, P.Eng., QEP, BCEE, becomes Registrar & CEO of The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta effective Monday, April 3, 2017.With the creation of the newly combined…

Legislative Review Recommendations Earn Council Endorsement, Strong Member Engagement

January 27, 2017 | shares | tags:

Updated Feburary 3, 2017APEGA Council has endorsed 20 proposed recommendations for improvements to APEGA’s legislation, during detailed and comprehensive discussions that follow stakeholder feedback collected in the We’re Listening: Fall…

Mentoring Makes a Difference

January 23, 2017 | shares | tags:

As a mentee with APEGA’s Mentoring Program you receive one-on-one guidance from an experienced Professional Member. As a mentor, you help another Member grow while you earn CPD hours. Program-required…

Court Decision Reconfirms Fairness of APEGA’s Application Process

January 13, 2017 | shares | tags:

The Alberta Court of Appeal has dismissed Ladislav Mihaly’s application to appeal a Court of Queen’s Bench ruling from last January that reversed a 2014 Alberta Human Rights Commission tribunal…

Learn from the Best in Your Industry

January 9, 2017 | shares | tags:

Become a mentee with APEGA’s Mentoring Program and receive insight and personalized guidance from an experienced Professional Member.Our online matching software lets you quickly find a mentor to take your…

APEGA Announces Discipline Decision for 2007 CNRL Tank-Roof Collapse

January 4, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA has announced the results of its formal investigation regarding permit holder Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL) and the Horizon Oil Sands Project tank roof-support structure that failed during construction…