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May/June 2015

The official publication of Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC), Innovation is circulated to over 26,000 BC-registered professional engineers and geoscientists, other professionals, industry and government representatives, educational institutions and the general public. Innovation is published six times per year on a bi-monthly basis. Innovation features articles relevant to professional engineers and geoscientists of all disciplines while showcasing the innovative work of EGBC members. In addition to providing information on EGBC programs, policies, news and regulatory matters, the journal highlights engineering and geoscience activities through feature articles written by members or freelance writers, and includes articles on business, legal and ethical issues affecting the professional practice of members.

In this issue:   Terrestrial Laser Scanning; Rapid Damage Assessment; 2015 ACEC-BC Awards for Engineering Excellence; CPD Bylaw Revised in Response to Member Feedback; Practice Guidelines Being Developed in Response to Mount Polley; Incorporation vs. Sole Proprietorship – Financial Benefits and Liability Considerations; Member Awareness Urged on Responsibilities for Field Reviews, Cross-discipline Projects, Use of Seal.