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Benefits of the Young Professionals Group (YPG) at COLE

Published January 04, 2018 by Aaron Pettifer

The Young Professionals Group (YPG) has had a presence at COLE for many years but only recently has it been given the attention and resources it deserves.

Toronto Board of Trade Business Excellence Awards

Published November 09, 2017

It's with great excitement that we share COLE was presented the Transportation Catalyst Award at the Toronto Region Board of Trade's 2017 Business Excellence Awards

Considering Climate Change on Infrastructure Projects: Resilience through Adaptation

Published November 07, 2017

COLE, through its work in the water/wastewater Sector in the Caribbean has made a major commitment in assisting local water authorities with knowledge transfer on key engineering challenges in the Caribbean.


Project of the Year for New Installations

Published October 20, 2017

Trenchless Technology awards the Project of the Year for New Installations to the Rebecca Trunk Wastewater Main Project. 

COLE Awarded Two Contracts in Trinidad and Tobago

Published October 10, 2017

We are pleased to announce that COLE has recently been awarded two contracts in Trinidad and Tobago for the Water and Sewerage Authority.

Fifty Five Hours - Installing a pedestrian tunnel over the course of a weekend

Published September 18, 2017

COLE’s Senior Project Manager Shabir Alidina’s unique work is featured in the September/October edition of Renew Canada.

2017 WEAO Utility Management Forum

Published September 13, 2017

COLE is a proud sponsor of the 2017 WEAO Utility Management Forum (UMF) which will be held on Tuesday October 24, 2017 at Toronto Botanical Gardens.

Introducing Steve Davies, M.Sc. P.Geo- Senior Hydrogeologist

Published September 08, 2017

~~Mr. Steve Davies is a senior hydrogeologist and project manager with over 25 years of diverse national and international experience in the private and public sectors.

The Consultant as a Utility: Understanding Value through the Stormwater Fee Scenario

Published September 01, 2017 by Christina Cholkan

Scanning my newsfeed in early June, I’d discovered that a few weeks prior the Toronto Executive Committee had voted to stop moving forward with its proposed stormwater fee .

Autonomous vehicles will change urban mobility as we know it

Published August 25, 2017

The world is on the cusp of an urban mobility revolution with today’s rapidly changing technologies.These include electrification of vehicles, car sharing, e-hailing, connected vehicles, and autonomous vehicles (also referred to as driverless cars or self-driving cars) to name but a few. 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Pipelines Conference

Published August 01, 2017

Are you heading to the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Pipelines Conference in Phoenix, Arizona? We Are! 



Published July 19, 2017

Cole Engineering Group Ltd. (COLE) is pleased to welcome J.Brant Gill, P.Geo to our team as Senior Hydrogeologist.

Saving Ontario's Barn Swallow Population

Published July 05, 2017

Barn Swallows (Hirundo rustica), a threatened species protected under Ontario's Endangered Species Act (2007), nest almost exclusively on human-made structures such as barns, sheds, bridges, and culverts.

Water's Next Awards 2017

Published July 04, 2017

On Thursday June 22, Water Canada Magazine held the Water’s Next Gala and Award Dinner. The national program honours the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to change water in our country.

Protecting Ontario's Bat Population

Published June 30, 2017

Every June, biologists visit proposed development sites in the GTA to check if they’re home to bats.


Canada 150 - Water for People BBQ

Published June 30, 2017

On Wednesday June 28th, COLE hosted a special Canada 150 themed BBQ and social hour benefiting Water for People- Canada. 


COLE presents at ACE17

Published June 22, 2017

Alexandra Chan and Bravira Abadi, Past-Chairs of COLE's Young Professional Group attended the AWWA Annual Conference and Expo (ACE17) in Philadelphia, June 11th - June 14th


Published June 14, 2017

Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death for Canadian men and women. As a matter of fact, every 7 minutes, someone in Canada dies from heart disease or stroke. We rode the Heart&Stroke Big Bike to help change that.

World Environment Day

Published June 06, 2017

We all must play our part to protect our planet. At COLE, we strive to achieve this vision through our outstanding environmental service. 

Inaugural COLEaboration Symposium

Published May 11, 2017

Cole Engineering Group held our inagural COLEaboration Symposium on May 9th, 2017 at the Thornhill Golf and Country Club, and without question it was a smash hit among all guests.

Finding Your “Fit”: Millennials and the Modern Engineering Firm

Published May 01, 2017 in Talent

Just as new grads and students are worried about finding a job after they graduate, engineering firms are concerned about being able to fill vacancies left by a generation of retiring boomers. Yet there seems to be a disconnect;many new grads struggle to find even entry-level employment, while firms have trouble finding the right “fit” in new hires. What gives? Is it an experience gap?

Cole Engineering Group Ltd. Acquires XCG Water

Published May 01, 2017

(TORONTO, May 1, 2017) Cole Engineering Group (CEG) acquired XCG’s water consultancy and training business.

Announcing Jamie Witherspoon, P.Eng., LEED AP as Vice President

Published April 27, 2017

Cole Engineering (Cole) is pleased to appoint Jamie Witherspoon, P.Eng., LEED AP as Vice President - Director of our Federal and Provincial program and Interim Director of Quality Management

Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race

Published April 04, 2017

Cole Engineering was a proud sponsor of the 2017 University of Guelph Engineering Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race Team, the 'Barnyard Bogganers'.

2016 National Co-op Employer of the Year

Published March 07, 2017 in Cole in the News

Each year, Co-operative Education & Career Services at the University of Guelph recognizes the success of Co-op Student and Employers with five different awards.