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[…]

New Construction Lien Act Seminar

The new Construction Act in Ontario: A review of the significant changes from the previous Construction Lien Act. 1. Brief overview of the previous Construction Lien Act; a. Trust Provisions b. Liens and Holdbacks 2. Grandfathered Projects – Which projects are governed by the previous Construction Lien Act and which projects are governed by the Read more about New Construction Lien Act Seminar[…]

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[…]

‘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[…]