Monthly Archives: April 2016

Engineering Oversight: Are You Responsible? Posted

In the March / April  edition of Innovation, APEGBC’s official magazine, association President and  Hedgehog Principal,  Michael Wrinch  offers his thoughts on oversight in the engineering professions. “Offshoring and outsourcing of professional engineering and geoscience services are common in BC and Canada. Complex collaborations between companies with limited legal or financial liability for each other’s… Read more »

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Microgrids can be more Posted

Microgrids provide resilient power for communities and corporations. Microgrids are  small scale power grids  operating independently or in conjunction with an area’s main  power system. They can reduce energy costs, enhance reliability and can incorporate sustainable renewable power.    We spotted this article from Energy Manager Today on microgrids and how they need  support the… Read more »

Amusement park ride with rails

Amusement Park rides engineered for safety. And thrills. Posted

  Our client, an international developer of amusement parks, has contracted with us, Hedgehog Technologies, to support the creative concept of a new ride design with  necessary electrical systems engineered to the highest safety standards. The project:  To design and supply the Ride Control System and Energy System in our client’s new theme park ride…. Read more »