Engineering Students Innovative Projects

Engineering student looking at a a 3d printed model

Welcome to Dalhousie Engineering, Atlantic Canada’s number one engineering school.
Watch this space for latest and innovative engineering projects by our Dalhousie Engineering students.

Dal researchers tested the water in a local lake for viruses. Here's what they found

Dal Masters student Madison Gouthro deploys samplers in a Halifax-area lake. (Provided photo)

When Emalie Hayes and her colleagues began exploring ways to test wastewater for the COVID-19 virus, little did she know that the simple, inexpensive device she developed would end up...

Engineering Student Design Team Prepares for Another Electric Year

Students from Dalhousie's FSAE Design team gather for a group shot at the Michigan International Speedway

On a warm June day in Michigan, 16 members of Dalhousie’s Formula Society of Automotive Engineers (FSAE) team proudly raised a Nova Scotian flag in front of Dal’s first ever...

Students make device to save people in peril from powerful waves at Peggy's Cove

device to save people in peril from powerful waves at Peggy's CoveLifesaving Society of Nova Scotia's Paul D'Eon, centre, with Dal Engineering students (left to right) Willem Glozanski, Liam Carson, Paul D'Eon, Zach Gould, Tanner Duplessis. (Provided photo)

Peggy’s Cove is one of the most iconic sites in Canada. With its red and white picturesque lighthouse, the busy Nova Scotia tourist attraction draws in 800,000 visitors each year.

After historic launch, Dal space lab preps next satellite with new mission lead at the helm

The LORIS CubeSat is shown in orbit above Earth. Image taken from the International Space Station. (NASA images)

Nine months after making history and launching Atlantic Canada’s first satellite into orbit, members of the Faculty of Engineering’s Dalhousie’s Space Systems Lab (DSS)...

Electrical Engineering Students Compete for Top Honours in Annual Robotics Challenge

Engineering Graduate Reflects on Time in Dal Engineering
Teammates Gregory Bowes, Vlad Chiriac, Roee Omessi, Nick Rockwell and Mohammed ali Khalaf showcase the "Shrekinator"

A large green robotic “ogre” designed and built to look like the character “Shrek” is receiving a lot of attention at this year’s Peter Gregson Robotics Design Competition...

Capstone Project Brings Joy to Local Music Studio

Capstone teammates, Jeffrey Walton, Kirk Drabble, Arman Atbaei and Peter Drohan


For Dalhousie engineering students, the senior year Capstone Project is an opportunity to partner with industry to solve real world challenges. But for Industrial Engineering student...