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  • Western Engineering Toboggan Team 2014

    Western Engineering Toboggan Team at GNCTR 2014 : Civil Engineering alumni and students successfully hosted the 2014 GNCTR at Boler Mountain.

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    Graduate Studies in Civil and Environmental Engineering: Check out our video for more information

  • Professor Gregory Kopp

    Can we build disaster resilient communities?: Western Engineering professor Gregory Kopp shares stories of storm chasing and the results of his ongoing research on how to build disaster-resilient communities at TedxWesternU.

  • Civil Engineering people posing at 2013 CSCE conference

    Civil and Environmental Engineering Faculty, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, and Alumni at the 2013 CSCE Conference in Montreal.

News & Events

The CEE Department Offices will be closed Friday, October 31, 2014 from 8:30am - 1:30pm for staff to attend a Faculty of Engineering sponsored workshop.

El Damatty named Fellow of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering
Western Engineering News | April 28, 2014
Ashraf El Damatty, Civil and Environmental Engineering chair, has been elected a Fellow of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE). El Damatty will be presented this honour at the CSCE Annual Conference awards banquet, held at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel on May 30.
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New storm patterns require new wind engineering
Thomson Reuters Foundation | October 29, 2013
This week’s hurricane-force winds across the UK and northern Europe, the worst in a decade, have mercifully resulted in only a handful of deaths. However, the disruption and chaos they have caused serves as a warning for the future.
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Team looks to steel tower power against storm
Western Engineering News | October 10, 2013
Ashraf El Damatty, along with Engineering professors Eric Savory, Horia Hangan and Girma Bitsuamlak, eight graduate students and two postdocs, have initiated a research program with Hydro One to mitigate future failures of transmission line structures during severe weather strikes.
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