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2019 Peterborough Engineering Symposium (PES)

More details to follow.

Sponsorship package:

The reconstruction of the Scotts Mill Dam at Lock 19, on the Otonabee River

Though a lock and dam have been a part of the landscape at Scotts Mills Lock 19 since 1844, the existing concrete dam was not constructed until 1904, concurrent with the construction of the Peterborough Lift Lock. With only minor surface repairs in 1961 and 1976, the dam at Lock 19 has now reached the end of its useful life. It is going to be replaced, in sections, over the next three years. The talk will cover how a coffer dam will be installed in the river, how sections of the old dam will be removed and how the new dam will be constructed. All while seasonal navigation continues along the canal and through the lock and while any flood water can safely flow through the dam.

This presentation will be given by Nicole Weber, PhD, P.Eng. the Senior Engineer Trent-Severn Waterway Project Delivery with Parks Canada


To be held at Admiralty House, Peterborough Naval Association, Lansdowne Street East at River Road in Peterborough.

Thursday 20th June @ 7:00 pm, approximately 1 hour

Admission free

The Facility can offer tea and coffee, and it is wheel chair accessible

All are welcome to attend, members of PEO, IEEE and OACETT can bring friends and spouses.

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/the-peterborough-chapter-of-peo-20148893824



STEP Water and Energy training / education opportunities

What: Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program (STEP)
How: Refer to the attached list of upcoming opportunities on their website

For more information, please contact:
Mike Bortolussi, Marketing Coordinator, Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program (STEP)
Toronto and Region Conservation
416-661-6600 ext. 5741