Surface and Storm Water Treatment Plant Tours

  On Saturday, April 7th 2018, members of the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter attended tours of the Barrie Surface Water Treatment Plant and the Barrie Wastewater Treatment Facility. During these tours, the attendees were able to get an inside look at the process of getting water to and from homes/businesses in the Barrie area. Shane Steele Read more about Surface and Storm Water Treatment Plant Tours[…]

Volunteer Recognition at AGM 2018

  Four members of the Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter were recognized for their long-standing service in support of their profession. Mark Haynes, P.Eng. was presented with a volunteer service pin for his 15-years of service (and counting) to the chapter. Kevin Hughes, P.Eng. and Tyler Ing, P.Eng. were presented their 5-year volunteer service pins and Jordan Barroso, Read more about Volunteer Recognition at AGM 2018[…]

Three New P.Eng’s in Simcoe-Muskoka

  On March 17, three engineers in the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter received their Professional Engineering Licenses during a presentation ceremony and lunch event held just before the Chapter AGM in Barrie. Kyle Jared Corbin, P.Eng., Hadi Hosseini, P.Eng., and Joseph Ramsay Sibbald, P.Eng. were all in attendance to receive their framed license certificates. The presentations Read more about Three New P.Eng’s in Simcoe-Muskoka[…]

Women In Engineering – Networking Event Jan 2018

  On January 24, 2018, the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter and OACETT Goergian Bay Chapter held a joint networking event focusing on women in the engineering/technology industry. The event was held at Flying Monkey’s Brewery and including a brewery tour to explain the process for making beer. The night was a great success with members from Read more about Women In Engineering – Networking Event Jan 2018[…]

Fall Certificate Ceremony and Scholarship Presentation 2017

  On Friday, November 3rd, the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter hosted our annual Fall Certificate Ceremony and scholarship award presentation.  The event was held at the Barrie Country Club.  Congratulations to Laurel Hoffarth, James Baldwin, and Muayad Tarabain for receiving their P.Eng. licenses.  Three scholarships were awarded to exceptional students in the Simcoe-Muskoka area that are Read more about Fall Certificate Ceremony and Scholarship Presentation 2017[…]

Golf Tournament 2017

  On Friday, September 15th, members from the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter joined members of the OACETT Georgian Bay Chapter for our annual golf tournament.  It was another beautiful day on the course that saw record turnouts.  In total, there were 136 golfers in attendance!  This tournament is used as a major fundraiser that the Chapter Read more about Golf Tournament 2017[…]

Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) Presentation

  On Thursday, July 13th, Josh Dyment from Grant Thornton LLP joined us to provide an overview of the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED). SR&ED is Canada’s largest single source of federal government support for industrial R&D in Canada. Each year over $3 billion in tax credits and cash refunds are administered to over Read more about Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) Presentation[…]

Honda Tour

  On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017, members of the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter attended a tour of the Honda Canada Manufacturing (HCM) plant in Alliston, ON. During this tour, attendees witnessed up-close how a Honda Civic is assembled; from welding of the frames, to painting the body, to affixing interior finishes. The tour guides were extremely Read more about Honda Tour[…]