Our Mark Bassingthwaite, Vice President of Water Management, was co-host of a special discussion on June 8 as part of the Water and Climate Dialogue Series organized by the United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH).
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Cole Engineering is excited to announce that John Helka from the City of Hamilton and our own Mark Bassingthwaite, Vice President of Water Management, are hosting a discussion of the Enhancement of the Windermere Basin in the City of Hamilton.
Cole Engineering was a proud sponsor of the 66th Annual Ontario Traffic Council Conference and Annual General Meeting at Horseshoe Resort in Barrie , May 15-17, 2016.
Cole Engineering and MWH Global hosted a keynote breakfast for attendees at WEAO's 45th Annual Conference and OPCEA Exhibition in Niagara Falls, ON. The topic was PROJECT SUCCESS THROUGH CONSULTANT SELECTION.
Cole Engineering is looking forward to the 2016 WEAO Utility Management Forum, which will be held in October.
Wastewater management is an important component of a healthy, regulated water system. Yet as we speak, the local water utilities industry is facing major challenges in management, design and public interest. While some of these issues have clear solutions, many do not.
As green tech, clean energy and climate change become key factors in trash infrastructure, new technologies gain traction as sustainable waste management systems. Here are some of the most prominent new technologies making their way into the trash spotlight.
Solid waste management is a complex system of regulatory, administrative, market, technology, and social components, and every society throughout history has struggled to hygienically and sustainably manage its own waste.
In a fiercely competitive global market, the mantra “bigger is better” is a goal for many small-to medium-sized Canadian businesses. But Cole Engineering Group Ltd. is jettisoning this tactic and making excellence and innovation its modus operandi. The firm has recently been working on projects for municipalities, such as Toronto, Peel, York, Niagara, Durham, Halton, Peterborough and Ottawa.
As you may or may not be aware MOVEMBER 2015 is fast approaching! For the last number of years we have had a Movember Team here at Cole Engineering. In our 2014 Campaign, the Cole Mo Bo’s were able to raise a grand total of $6,773 for a great cause and we had some fun along the way.
Senior Utility leaders came together on October 19th, 2015, at the first Utility Management Forum held in Ontario. This one-day forum was organized by the newly formed Utility Management Committee of the WEAO to exchange ideas and have peer-to-peer discussions on the common challenges facing Ontario utilities.
Carl Yates has extensive experience in the water utility profession having served as Project Engineer, Chief Engineer and General Manager of the Halifax Water Commission from 1988 to 1996. In 1996, he was appointed General Manager of the Halifax Regional Water Commission which assumed a regional mandate after the municipal amalgamation of the greater Halifax area in 1996.
Lynn Patterson is Director, Corporate Responsibility for RBC, and oversees strategy and communications for the RBC Blue Water Project and the RBC Believe in Kids Pledge. She is also responsible for RBC's corporate responsibility reporting.
Thomas Kunetz is a member of the 2014-2015 Board of Trustees for the Water Environment Federation. He is the Assistant Director of Engineering for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, leading the district’s efforts on key strategic engineering initiatives, including energy neutrality.
Cole Engineering (COLE) is excited about participating in the Livable Cities Forum being held in Calgary at the end of September (28th-30th).
Oakville is taking some serious steps to revitalize the city’s water systems in the wake of the increasingly frequent local floods...
Recognizing the enormous potential in sharing experience, brain-storming ideas and uniting the industry behind solving it’s biggest challenges Cole Engineering and the Water Environment Association of Ontario (WEAO) are pleased to announce the first annual Utility Management Forum. The UMF will take place on Monday October 19th, 2015 at the Kingbridge Centre in the Region of York.
We are excited to announce that Cole Engineering, in partnership with Diamond and Schmitt Architects has been awarded the design phase of the new York Regional Transit Bus Terminal, to be built at the corner of Millway and Portage in the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre.
Job searching is stressful. Broad requirements, fierce competition and high unemployment rates make standing out to a prospective employer difficult and daunting. In the increasingly social workplace...