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[…]

‘Why Engineers Matter’ Event

  On August 16, 2017 the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter  hosted an event with Marilyn Spink, P.Eng. in Collingwood, ON. Marilyn spoke about her experiences in the work force including several key projects in executing large, complex engineering projects in North America and Africa. Key points included what is means to lead and manage multi-discipline teams; Read more about ‘Why Engineers Matter’ Event[…]

Big Chute Tour

  On October 1st, Parks Canada hosted PEO Simcoe Muskoka for a tour of North America’s one of a kind Big Chute Marine Railway in Coldwater. The tour was facilitated by Parks Canada’s Mary Macleod, accompanied by Kevin Carney and Campbell Trueny. Mary and her team started the tour at the old marine railway where Read more about Big Chute Tour[…]