Volume 30 Number 4
APRIL 2002 ISSUE
Now Say This
Ambitious APEGGA Opinion Survey Begins
APEGGA has embarked on an ambitious opinion survey of members
and key stakeholders - one that will establish new benchmarks
of what members want from their association, while providing
staff with critical information for strategic planning.
ANNUAL REPORT 2001/2002
A SUMMARY [Download
PDF file of Annual Report Summary here.]
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Who is Responsible?
The Details of Holding a Permit to Practice
How time has passed. It is hard to believe that I am sitting
here writing my final President's Notebook as your president.
How could the weeks and months have passed so quickly?
Gas Technical Council Reports to APEGGA
The Gas Technical Council of the Safety Codes Council met
four times in 2000 and five times in 2001.
U of C Open House Attracts 200 Grade 12s
The University of Calgary celebrated National Engineering
Week by holding its annual Engineering Open House on March
U of A Group Reaches Out to Girls
WISEST Celebrates 20 Years of Programs for Young Women
Every year high school girls in grades 10, 11 and 12 get
to come to the University of Alberta for a fun-filled day
of science and engineering.
Making Bridges Out of Popsicle Sticks
The Confederation Bridge. The Golden Gate Bridge. The London
Bridge. Not only are these bridges among the most famous in
the world, but also at one point each of them must have started
out as models.
Draft APEGGA Practice Standard for Authenticating Professional Documents
APEGGA's Practice Standards Committee has prepared a near-final
draft of a revised practice standard for applying professional
stamps to documents of a professional nature.
Practice Standards Committee
Arched Roofs May Collapse Under Unbalanced Snow Loads
to Professional Engineers Grade Beam
and Pile Foundation Standata
In May 2001 the Safety Codes Council and Alberta Municipal Affairs issued a Standata that permits the use of pre-engineered designs for pile and grade beam foundations for attached garages to detached single family dwellings.
OTHER APEGGA NEWS
» In the Picture
» President's Notebook - A Busy Year of Building Your Association
» Readers Forum
» Foundation Sets New Goal
» Our Volunteers - Emily Barr, E.I.T.
» Mentors Benefit from Helping Others (Part Two)
» Membership Count
» APEGGA Calendar
» Technical Societies
» PEGG These Dates