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Bring Your Diverse Experience to Council—Nominate Yourself for the 2020 APEGA Council Election

August 19th, 2019 | shares | tags:

The search is now underway for qualified candidates to run in APEGA Election 2020 to join our diverse Council during APEGA’s centennial year. Nominations are open now and will remain…

Do You Have the Updated Alberta Building Code Schedules?

August 19th, 2019 | shares | tags:

The Alberta Building Code schedules you know and use have been updated to match the 2019 National Building Code – Alberta Edition. New information includes an additional occupancy classification, provisions…

Out of Work—But Not Out of Options

July 3rd, 2019 | shares | tags:

The continued difficulties in Alberta’s energy sector are leading many industry workers to accept positions they’re overqualified for—or face extended unemployment. But for professionals willing to search outside the box,…

Enter the Centennial Photo Contest for a Chance to Win $1,000

June 25th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Do you love taking photos? From mountains to microscopes, professional engineers and geoscientists have fascinating and exciting careers that have helped shape the world around us and improve the quality…

APEGA’s Registrar & CEO Receives Notable Fellowship

June 21st, 2019 | shares | tags:

APEGA Registrar & CEO Jay Nagendran, P.Eng., has been elected as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE), putting him among the boldest and brightest of Canada’s professional…

Permit Dues Process Simplified for Sole Practitioners

May 31st, 2019 | shares | tags:

Are you a sole practitioner? If yes, you’ll be pleased to know APEGA is simplifying the annual dues process, and your dues will be a flat rate of $250, plus…

APEGA's Centennial Celebration 2020—A Century Well Built

May 8th, 2019 | shares | tags:

In 2020, APEGA will celebrate a century of serving the public interest through the self-regulation of the engineering and geoscience professions in Alberta. As we prepare for our centennial—100 years…

Skilled with Bricks and Bones, Calgary Professional Engineer Nets Premier Summit Award

April 29th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Few people embody the diverse nature of engineering research as much as the 2019 recipient of the Centennial Leadership Summit Award does. The association presented APEGA's most prestigious honour to Nigel Shrive, P.Eng.,…

100th APEGA President Takes the Helm

April 23rd, 2019 | shares | tags:

An experienced regulator, energy consultant, and board governance authority will lead APEGA into its centennial year as the association's 100th president. George Eynon, P.Geo., FGC, FEC (Hon.), said in his…

APEGA, You, and Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

March 29th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Canada has one of the toughest anti-spam laws in the world, and many of our members are aware that APEGA—like all entities that communicate through email—is bound by it. Designed…

Deepwater Lessons Hit the Big Screen

March 29th, 2019 | shares | tags:

APEGA has joined forces with the University of Alberta Faculty of Engineering and Kleinfelder’s engineering team in Edmonton to tell the story of safety through cinema. Join us May 15…

New-Look ePEG Launches

March 18th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Less text and more imagery characterize the latest incarnation of the ePEG, our flagship monthly newsletter. Revamped for distribution from a new mailing platform, we've improved the ePEG's design, deliverability,…

Spring Edition of The PEG Online Now

March 14th, 2019 | shares | tags:

 Get ready for the 2019 APEGA Annual General Meeting, Summit Awards, and Professional Development Conference in the spring edition of The PEG magazine.Read about our AGM Luncheon keynote speaker Lt.-Gen.…

Engineering and Geoscience Companies in Multiple Jurisdictions

March 11th, 2019 | shares | tags:

 Through the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act, APEGA is mandated by the provincial government to establish, maintain, and enforce the qualifications and standards for the practices of engineering and geoscience…

Licensure Must be Based on Qualifications

March 1st, 2019 | shares | tags:

Members may have read recent news articles about a United Conservative Party (UCP) campaign promise. The party’s leader, Jason Kenney, is concerned about the time it takes for internationally trained…