Supporting Women in Engineering

By Morrison Hershfield|June 23, 2019

In recognition of International Women in Engineering Day, we want to highlight the importance of the 30 by 30 initiative. Increasing the percentage of newly licensed female engineers to 30 percent by 2030 will require consistent and constant attention to the issues that have caused the gender imbalance in the engineering profession.

Meet Catherine Karakatsanis, Engineers Canada Gold Medal Recipient

By Morrison Hershfield|June 03, 2019

Engineers Canada has released a series of videos profiling this year’s award recipients.  One of those featured is Morrison Hershfield’s COO, Catherine Karakatsanis, P.Eng., who received the prestigious Gold Medal Award in recognition of her remarkable achievements and contributions.

Morrison Hershfield’s Catherine Karakatsanis Receives Top Professional Engineering Award

By Morrison Hershfield|May 24, 2019

TORONTO, CANADA (May 24, 2019) – Catherine Karakatsanis, P.Eng., received the 2019 Engineers Canada Gold Medal, this country’s top honor among the 295,000 Professional Engineers in Canada, at a ceremony in Québec City.  Each year, the Gold Medal may be awarded to a Professional Engineer for “exceptional individual achievement and distinction in a field of engineering”. This includes industry accomplishments, service to the engineering profession and contribution to the community, and sets the bar high for those who follow in their footsteps.

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