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CAE News for the week of 3 June

On a weekly basis, the CAE compiles news of interest to the organization and its members, and makes it publicly available on our website. The CAE works to highlight emerging issues in which engineering has a role as well as promote recognition of engineering excellence and innovation.

City of Ottawa to map popular south-end neighbourhoods for flood risks

Prof. Slobodan Simonovic, FCAE, said that “mapping flood plains, especially in areas that are  near water, needs to be completed and updated on a regular basis.”

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Robert Burton Distinguished Service Award

Every year the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers (CITE) bestows its most prestigious award, the H. Robert Burton Distinguished Service Award, which is named after a man who dedicated much of his life to the traffic engineering profession.  This year the award was bestowed on Jeannette Montufar, FCAE.  Congratulations!

2019 CAE Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to University of Victoria engineering students Keegan Richter and Keagan Shedden, winners of the 2019 CAE Belfry and Aubin scholarships, respectively.

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