Engineers Ontario licenses Ontario’s 70,000 professional
engineers, grants temporary, limited and provisional licences to practise
professional engineering, and authorizes businesses to provide engineering
services to the public. It sets standards for and regulates engineering
practice. Under the Professional Engineers Act, its statutory mandate is
to serve and protect the public interest where engineering is concerned.
Rigorously educated, experienced and committed to a Code of Ethics that
puts the public first, licensed professional engineers can be identified
by the P.Eng. after their names.
Welding Association: Provides a Canadian forum in which welding
professionals, their employers, fabricators and welding-products suppliers
are all able to exchange information, share knowledge resources and work
with government and regulatory agencies and each other to advance the welding
profession, its products and its practices
Welding Society: AWS serves 50,000 members worldwide. Membership
consists of engineers, scientists, educators, researchers, welders, inspectors,
welding foremen, company executives and officers, and sales associates.
Interests include automatic, semi-automatic and manual welding, as well
as brazing, soldering, ceramics, lamination, robotics, and welding safety
Society of Mechanical Engineers:ASME is a 120,000-member professional
organization focused on technical, educational and research issues of the
engineering and technology community. ASME conducts one of the world's largest
technical publishing operations, holds numerous technical conferences worldwide,
and offers hundreds of professional development courses each year. ASME
sets internationally recognized industrial and manufacturing codes and standards
that enhance public safety.
Canadian Welding Bureau is an independent, not-for-profit,
organization in the private sector, to provide certification and registration
services to industry. The function
of the Bureau is to provide certification services in accordance with established
standards or other documents. The Bureau has over 100 full and part-time
employees, including engineers, technologists, technicians, field service
personnel and support staff located in Mississauga and five other locations
Standards & Safety Authority: Our goal is to make people's
lives better by enhancing public safety. A full-service safety provider,
TSSA carries out a broad spectrum of tasks on behalf of governments, businesses
and the general public. From safety inspections to engineering reviews,
technical training and certification to public education and outreach, our
unique risk management and proactive partnership approach helps us improve
public safety outcomes. As a self-funded, not-for-profit organization, TSSA
delivers superior solutions efficiently and cost-effectively.
Canadian Standards Association is a not-for-profit membership-based
association serving business, industry, government and consumers in Canada
and the global marketplace. As a solutions-oriented
organization, we work in Canada and around the world to develop standards
that address real needs, such as enhancing public safety and health. Advancing
the quality of life. Helping to preserve the environment. Facilitating trade.
We help people understand standards
through education and information products and services.
American National Standards Institute: The Institute oversees
the creation, promulgation and use of thousands of norms and guidelines
that directly impact businesses in nearly every sector: from acoustical
devices to construction equipment, from dairy and livestock production to
energy distribution, and many more. ANSI is also actively engaged in accrediting
programs that assess conformance to standards – including globally-recognized
cross-sector programs such as the ISO 9000 (quality) and ISO 14000 (environmental)
Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) is the national
industry organization representing the structural steel, open web steel
joist and steel platework fabricating industries. Formed in 1930, CISC was
granted a Federal Charter as a non-profit industry association in 1942.
CISC operates as a technical, marketing and government relations organization.