WA Chapter Information

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The Western Australian (WA) Chapter of SENG is affiliated with the WA Division of Engineers Australia, based in Murray St, West Perth. The WA Chapter holds regular seminars on a wide range of environmental and sustainability related topics. Seminars are held on the second Thursday of each month, alternating between lunch time and evenings.

In 2014 the WA Chapter Committee is concentrating on delivering a solid and varied seminar program and on increasing the value that we provide to environmental engineering and sustainability students in WA.

SENG WA Undergraduate Researcher Award 2015

The Engineers Australia (W.A.) Sustainable Engineering Society (SENG) annual Undergraduate Researcher Award recognizes a student who presents an outstanding final year project aligned with the EA Sustainability Charter - Objectives for Sustainable Development.  More information can be found here.

The Award will be presented at an Award Evening being held on Tuesday 8th December 2015 and more information can be found here.

Interactive Seminar - EA National Sustainability Strategy Update

Held on Monday 5th October, this seminar offered an update on the progress of Engineers Australia’s National Sustainability Strategy. David Rice (FIEAust CPEng), a Sustainable Transport Consultant with over 40 years’ experience featured as the night’s speaker, inviting attendees to contribute their ideas to furthering Engineers Australia’s national sustainability agenda. David was one of the organisers and presenters for the initial round of consultation workshops held in WA in 2013.

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Recent News

Students from the Engineering Faculty at Curtin University have received certificates from Engineers Australia recognising their achievements in the Engineering for Sustainable Development unit. This unit examines forms of progress that combine economic development, social advancement and environmental protection, and deals with the contribution of engineering to the development and implementation of sustainable solutions.

If you are interested in finding out how your achievements in Sustainable Engineering can be recognised, please contact the WA Chapter of SENG at wasenginfo@gmail.com.