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  • On Cold Iron

    A Story of Hubris and the 1907 Quebec Bridge Collapse. by

    When engineering students in Canada are soon to graduate, the solemn “Ritual of the Calling of an Engineer,” penned by none other than Rudyard Kipling, charges them with their Obligation to high standards, humility, and ethics. Each budding engineer ...


  • Capitol City Fireman

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    Every little kid dreams of being a fireman, most grow out of it; those who don’t just want to work in a big city at a busy firehouse. These are the stories of one man who did just that. The adventures are both entertaining and informative and one ...


  • Interface Management

    Energized Concurrent Engineering on Oil & Gas Mega-Projects by

    This book provides extensive practical knowledge on Interface Management and how it influences the overall life- cycle of project management on oil & gas mega-projects. Also provides a review on how interface management enhanced the Concurrent ...


  • Industrial Ultrasonic Inspection: Levels 1 and 2

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    Second edition now complete with new foreword by Robert Ginzel, and new comprehensive practical laboratory appendix. Powerpoint presentation available upon request. Ultrasonic testing (UT) has been an accepted practice of inspection in industrial ...


  • Lady with the Iron Ring

    An Engineer’s Memoir of Hope, Luck and Success by

    In 1978, Nattalia Lea became the first woman to graduate from the University of British Columbia with a bio-resources engineering degree – an era when less than 0.5% of Canadian professional engineers were female. Then 26 years later, in 2004, after ...


  • Autonomous Vehicles Plus

    A Critical Analysis of Challenges Delaying AV Nirvana by

    Autonomous Vehicles Plus: A Critical Analysis of Challenges Delaying AV Nirvana is a valuable compendium of information for autonomous vehicle (AV) industry professionals. The book offers a critical analysis of this emerging technology and business ...


  • The End of Fossil Fuel Insanity

    Clearing the Air Before Cleaning the Air by

    Everyone knows that fossil fuels won’t last forever. Something needs to change at some point, regardless of whether the issue is climate change or because we need a practical replacement for petroleum as cheap supplies run out. But while headlines ...


  • Farewell To The Good Old Days

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    Farewell to the Good Old Days is a lively and intimate tale by David Greatrix, a man who has lived a dynamic professional life, first as an aerospace engineer and then as a professor of the subject. The book, leaning heavily on the actual life ...


  • The Soil Fixers

    Land stewards committed to the cause by

    Are they human, biological, extraterrestrial? The future of our food, our waterways, our climate, and our civilization depend upon soil. How we conserve, or repair damage to this essential resource is one of the most important commitments of our ...


  • Everything I Need to Know About Electricity....Well Almost

    An Introduction to the Science and Engineering of Electricity in the Digital Information Age by

    The subject of electricity is explored through a young person with a thirst for knowledge. The heart of the digital information age involving computers, Internet, smart phones, jump drives, music, video and cameras is seen through the eyes of a ...