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Market & Co – Technical Tour

Join the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter for a tour of the new Market & Co Food Market in Upper Canada Mall. This past September, Newmarket’s Upper Canada Mall – owned and operated by Oxford Properties – invested $60 million to open Market & Co. a 40,000- square-foot space that brings together 18-best-in-class local merchants and first-to-market Read more about Market & Co – Technical Tour[…]

Through the Looking Glass – Decoding Failures – Introduction to Metallurgical Failure Analysis & Fractography Workshop

Diagnosing the precise cause of a failure is critical for developing cost-effective solutions that prevent repeat failures. Metallurgical failure analysis is a useful tool for supporting manufacturing, design, and quality efforts by providing details of component failures that would not otherwise be available. This four hour workshop will introduce the tools and concepts applied during Read more about Through the Looking Glass – Decoding Failures – Introduction to Metallurgical Failure Analysis & Fractography Workshop[…]

Is this Photo LinkedIn Worthy?

Is your LinkedIn photo worthy? Is it getting the attention you need?  Come to Redline Brewhouse at 431 Bayview Drive, Unit 8/9 to get a professional head shot taken and network with other engineers. Regristation will begin at 6:30pm with headshots starting at 7pm. The photographer will be taking a few photos of each person Read more about Is this Photo LinkedIn Worthy?[…]

Hey, I’m In Charge …. Now What? – One Day Seminar

An All-Day Workshop Introducing Essential Skills for Managers and Supervisors  Managers and supervisors are leaders, and leadership is the key to obtaining improved productivity from people. This interactive workshop provides a firm foundation in communication and conflict management skills. We build on this with a focus on key aspects of management and supervision including motivation, coaching and teambuilding.  Finally, we look at performance management and leading change, where all the skills and knowledge Read more about Hey, I’m In Charge …. Now What? – One Day Seminar[…]

Should I Seal This? – Info Session

  On Thursday October 4th, José Vera, P.Eng., Manager of Standards and Practice at PEO, traveled to Barrie to speak with a group of members about PEO’s Guideline on the Use of the Professional Engineer’s Seal. The event was attended by Professional Engineers and Engineering Interns which resulted into an excellent discussion about when to Read more about Should I Seal This? – Info Session[…]

Should I Seal This?

Should I Seal This?  A member of PEO Headquaters will be coming to Barrie to review the Use of the Professional Engineer’s Seal. The purpose of this guideline is to provide professional engineers with guidance on the proper use of the professional engineer’s seal. The procedures to be outlined will make professional engineers aware of Read more about Should I Seal This?[…]