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2018 Quebec Engineering Competition

We are proud partners of the 2018 Quebec Engineering Competition, which will be held in Sherbrooke from January 25 to 28. Get a keepsake from the event at our photo booth on Thursday, January 25 and come meet JCCBI representatives, who will be there throughout the competition. Good luck to everyone! ...
12 December 2017   ·


New step for the Solution Bonaventure environmental project

Construction work on the infrastructure in the east sector of the Solution Bonaventure environmental project is complete, and The system is ready to keep hydrocarbons from flowing into the St. Lawrence River “The run-in period has been very conclusive. The 127 wells that extract hydrocarbons from the groundwater are doing their work, and our two ...
12 December 2017   ·


Vincent Breton-Hainse – A career choice confirmed thanks to a hands-on internship

Every year, The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) welcomes a number of engineering students as interns. We think that there’s no better way to train future engineers than by letting them apply the concepts they learn in school. A second-year student in construction engineering at ÉTS, Vincent Breton-Hainse has been doing ...
8 December 2017   ·


Invest in tomorrow’s engineers

The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI), partner of the Prix Relève in Municipal Infrastructure event of the Centre d’expertise et de recherche en infrastructures urbaines (CERIU), awarded this week four scholarships to students to support them in their applied research projects. A jury composed of specialists evaluated each application according to eligibility conditions ...
8 December 2017   ·


Great honours for the Jacques Cartier Bridge illumination

All the work put into managing stakeholders for the illumination of the Jacques Cartier Bridge was recognized with an Élixir “Best of Projects” award given out by PMI-Montréal on December 4. The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI) lent its expertise to pilot this project that brought so many people together. Under the c ...
5 December 2017   ·


Polytechnique students get a behind-the-scenes tour of the illumination project

On October 4, a group of civil engineering students from Polytechnique Montréal came to tour the Jacques Cartier Bridge illumination project. With engineers Stéphanie Bleau and Raphaël Lavoie and construction intern Vincent Breton-Hainse, they learned more about this flagship project and got exclusive access to parts of the bridge. See the photo ...
31 October 2017   ·


McGill bioengineering students see environmental solutions in action

On October 4, students from the Faculty of Bioengineering at McGill University came to tour the west-sector site of the Solution Bonaventure environmental project. These future engineers toured the building where contaminated groundwater is sent and treated on site before returning to the St. Lawrence River. “This was an exceptional opportunity f ...
31 October 2017   ·


Winners of the Quebec Engineering Competition get a VIP tour of the Champlain Bridge

On October 19, four students from Université Laval who won the 2017 Quebec Engineering Competition got the chance to meet the Champlain Bridge project team and go on a boat tour to see all of the work done on the bridge over the past few years. In the company of Justin McNicoll and Dominic Lavigne, […] ...
31 October 2017   ·


Intern Profile: Martin Gauthier

JCCBI, a welcoming team When a friend working on the Champlain Bridge Projects told him about an internship position that had opened up at The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridge Incorporated (JCCBI), Martin Gauthier quickly applied through Polytechnique’s “La Ruche” placement service. Martin then joined the Expert Inspections team in May 2017 for the second […] ...
31 October 2017   ·


From miniature wooden toothpick bridges to iron giants

On August 22, engineers Marc-André Marcoux and Jean-François Rousseau welcomed Christian Ivanov, winner from the 16th edition of the Compétition Pont-POP at the École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS), for a VIP tour of the Jacques Cartier Bridge. The winner was accompanied by representatives from ÉTS. Marc-André and Jean-François shared the ...
26 September 2017   ·