Events & Awards

2017 Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards

Now in its 15th year, the Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards (OCEA) is the highest honour bestowed on an engineering project in Ontario’s consulting engineering industry. It recognizes engineering firms for projects that demonstrate an exceptional degree of innovation, complexity, achievement and professional dedication.

Date: Saturday April 8, 2017
Venue: International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, ON
Program: 6:00 PM: Cocktail Reception l 7:00 PM: Awards Ceremony and Dinner
Master of Ceremonies: Kevin Frankish, Host of City TV's Breakfast Television


On April 8, 2017, nominees ranging from ground breaking research to large scale transportation projects, will be in the running for the engineering profession’s highest accolades.

In celebration of the 15th anniversary, CEO is giving away one complimentary ticket to all member firms that purchase a minimum of one ticket. Invite your clients, colleagues and family to celebrate outstanding achievements in our industry.

Register Here!

All winning and nominated projects will be feature in the Plus Delta Magazine- Accolades Edition and other engineering industry and general interest media.
Award Categories
The Willis Chipman Award will be presented to the project that best demonstrates the important contribution of consulting engineering to improving the economic, social and environmental quality of life in Ontario. Only Ontario-based projects are eligible for the Willis Chipman Award.
Award of Excellence will be presented for the most outstanding project in each of four categories based on the size of firms determined by the number of employees.
  1. Firms with 1 to 50 employees
  2. Firms with 51 to 100 employees
  3. Firms with 101 to 350 employees
  4. Firms with 351+ employees
Award of Merit will be presented for the most outstanding project in the following six areas of practice.
  1. Building engineering and science
  2. Environment
  3. Industry, energy and resources
  4. Project management
  5. Studies and research
  6. Transportation
Photo Gallery

Click here to see the pictures from the past award ceremonies.

Past Winning Projects

Click here to see the winning and nominated projects of the 2016 Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards.

For any questions on registration or sponsorship, please contact Lauryn Weinberger at or 416-620-1400 Ext. 223.