Webinar Series: On Ice Engineering for Civil Engineers

Sep 28, 2023 - Oct 5, 2023


Civil engineers working in Northern regions will sooner or later have to deal with ice problems, a subject rarely treated in B.Eng programs. This two-part webinar series will provide an introduction to the subject with necessary theory plus practical applications. Detailed notes will also be provided.


  • Part 1: Material & Structural Aspects, September 28, 2023, 11:30 am-1:00 pm EST
  • Part 2: Hydrotechnical Aspects, Ice Jam Flooding & Mitigation, October 5, 2023, 11:30 am-1:00 pm EST


This webinar is intended for the generalist civil engineer to enhance their skills in dealing with ice problems.

Phil Helwig, M.Eng, M.ASCE, will be leading the webinar. Phil has 48 years experience in hydropower and water resources engineering. He has been interested in ice engineering since early in his career. He has practical experience with ice problems in NWT, Newfoundland and Labrador and Quebec.



  • Practicing engineers: $280 (including HST)
  • Students, retirees, on maternity/paternity leave, or job search: $93 (including HST)
  • Group fee: First six at $288 each additional participants at $93 (HST included)


Registration & Payment

By Interac E-Transfer

After choosing Interac e-transfer you will be asked the following:

  • Name: Enter - Helwig Hydrotechnique Ltd
  • Contact Method – Choose email and enter hydrophil2003@yahoo.ca
  • In the message box please provide your name and your email address

By Cheque

Please mail cheque to:

  • Unit 28, 280 McClellan Road, Nepean (ON) K2H 8P8
  • Attention: Phil Helwig
  • Include your name and email address with your cheque


Please communicate via email to: hydrophil2003@yahoo.ca • Phone: (613) 229-7718


Ice Circle Grand Falls, NL.