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News & Events


CSCE awards Dr Kerry Rowe & Dr Yan Yu the Donald R. Stanley award for their paper "A practical technique for estimating service life of MSW leachate collection systems", which was published in the Canadian Geothechnical Journal, Volume 50 pp. 165-178. They will be presented their award at the Awards Gala at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel on Friday May 30, 2014


Andy Take named the Tier 2 NSERC Chair in Geotechnical Engineering


Ryan Mulligan spoke on how ocean currents played a factor in the search for the Malaysian airline flight, on CTV News Channel


FEAS IT newsletter


Patrick Grover, Ph.D. student working under the supervision of Dr. Ana da Silva, tied for first place in the Student Poster Competition at the Annual Conference of the Canadian Dam Association, held in Montreal, QC, October 8-10, 2013, with the poster entitled "Estimation of an extreme flood from paleo-dunes"


A Tribute to Dave Turcke


New Research Profiles


NSERC support for innovative research projects have been granted to Pascale Champagne, Ana Maria da Silva and Ian Moore. Leon Boegman will collaborate with John Smol, Neil Hoult will collaborate with Ian Moore, and Kevin Mumford will collaborate with Ana Maria da Silva on their respective awards.


Ryan Mulligan awarded CFI to conduct world-class research in coastal engineering


Alumni Mary Ann Turcke awarded the 2013 Hall of Fame Canada's 100 most powerful women


With the heaviest of hearts Civil Engineering has learned of the passing of former Department Head Dave Turcke


Amir Fam named Donald and Sarah Munro Chair in Engineering and Applied Science


Kent Novakowski wins 2013 Ontario Professional Engineers Award for Engineering Excellence and Mark Green wins 2013 Ontario Professional Engineers Award for Research & Development


Kerry Rowe honoured with Prize for Excellence in Research


Dr Ian Moore & Dr David Becerill's video of testing conducted for the 407ETR


International lecture named after Queen's University professor Kerry Rowe


Safety Modules September 2013


Former Faculty Member and Alumni (Luke Bisby) is chosen as WEF 2013 Young Scientist


Mark Green receives funding to address sustainability in the Far North


Leon Boegman and his colleagues from the University of Alberta

have been awarded a $380K Collaborative Research & Development grant

to study mixing water quality and ice cover formation in storm water ponds


Jack Wallace MASC/CMAS student wins 2013 OCEPP student essay


Bruce Anderson works to protect Ontario's water supply and receives NSERC's College-University Idea to Innovation Grant


Ana da Silva has received the 2013 Camille A. Dagenais Award from the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering


Ian Moore receives the John B. Stirling Medal from the Engineering Institute of Canada


Kerry Rowe elected a fellow of the Royal Society in the UK. This is a very prestigious award given to only a select few scientists and engineers from around the world.


Mark Green receives the Queen's Employment Equity Award


Project partners with newterra and the City of Brockville or

Students turn waste into electricity


Engineers without Borders National Conference


Civil Engineering Faculty win two large Canada Foundation for Innovation Grants


RBC Water Initiative -3rd Annual Student Symposium Wednesday January 23rd