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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 .

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! 


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.

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.

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.

A Short History of Canadian Flood Prevention

Published December 16, 2016 in Engineering

Floods, while a natural environmental process, are expensive, damaging, and deadly. They’re actually the costliest natural disaster for Canadians, causing more home insurance claims than any other disaster and costing cities billions of dollars in damages. They occur five times more often than the next-most common natural disaster (wildfires), with more than 2 major floods a year in Canada.

On Canada's Infrastructure Gap

Published December 15, 2016 in Engineering

Canada’s Infrastructure Gap has been on the radar for at least the past 20 years. Throughout this time, community groups have continuously (and unscientifically) noted the crumbling state of local roads, sewers, aging hospitals and government buildings. The large-scale infrastructure evaluations rolled in during the early 2000s, they say, need to be addressed. 

The Water for People Social Hour

Published December 12, 2016 in Activities

Cole Engineering's Water Infrastructure team organized a social hour to raise money for Water for People, a charitable, nonprofit, international humanitarian organization dedicated to the development and delivery of clean, safe water and sanitation solutions in developing nations.

Whitby Workspace Open House

Published October 03, 2016 in Events

On September 29, Cole Engineering held an open house to formally open our Whitby Workspace, with the theme Local, Smart, Sustainable.

Cole Engineering's Sixth Annual Golf Afternoon

Published September 12, 2016 in Activities

On Friday, September 9, Cole Engineering staff were out enjoying a beautiful summer’s day at Cole Engineering’s Sixth Annual Golf Afternoon.

Social Hour by Environment & Energy

Published July 15, 2016 in Events

Every month, a different team within Cole Engineering holds a social hour to encourage employees to connect, chat, play games, have a little fun, and always, learn something interesting.

The 6th Annual COLE Sporting Clay-Shoot Tournament

Published June 30, 2016 in Activities

The Oshawa Skeet & Gun Club and Cole Engineering's Water Management Group hosted the 6th Annual Sporting Clay-Shoot Tournament on June 29th.

YPG-Bubble Soccer

Published June 29, 2016 in Activities

On Tuesday, June 28, Cole Engineering staff enjoyed an afternoon of Bubble Soccer organized by our Young Professionals Group.

CN Tower at 40: A look back at the design, engineering & construction of Canada's National Tower

Published June 27, 2016 in Engineering

Toronto's iconic CN Tower celebrated the 40th anniversary of its opening on June 26, 2016.