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Merry Christmas from CEP Sintra!

December 14, 2017

All of us at CEP Sintra are wishing you and yours the merriest of holiday seasons! ...

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Water Loss Prevention

November 23, 2017

Water-Tech: Is Plumbing Getting Smarter The frustration of failed plumbing components is all too common for property owners. As engineers, we are often asked how the failure of such...

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Motor Vehicle Fires vs Structure Fires

October 23, 2017

Many fire investigators prefer to only do structure fire origin and cause investigations.  They tend to shy away from or sometimes flat out refuse to do investigations...

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Fire Investigation - Art or Science?

September 22, 2017

Fire investigation has been around for a long time. The destructive nature of fire, and the frequency with which it strikes, makes it a hot topic among insurance professionals, and determining liability, a top priority....

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The New Normal

May 23, 2017

Sitting back and letting the cars do the driving Imagine this - you grab your morning coffee and newspaper, hop into your car, recline the seat and hit the...

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Now You See Me, Now You Don’t

April 26, 2017

Have you ever wondered why a driver couldn’t avoid hitting a pedestrian crossing the road at a marked crossing? What about the driver who was going full speed and rear-ended the...

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EDR - "The Black Box"

March 23, 2017

In the insurance community, the term “black box” has been commonly used to refer to a vehicle’s Event Data Recorder (EDR). The EDR is a recording device found in some vehicles, which...

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Concrete Curing

February 22, 2017

Working with concrete is hard, messy work, but even after everything is set in place, the job is not done. Completion of a concrete structure is not yet finished until it has completely cured. ...

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Snap, Crackle or Pop

January 17, 2017

Causes of fluid leaks and their contributions to vehicle fires Hoses and tubes are used extensively throughout vehicle engine compartments and undercarriages. They...

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Season’s Greetings from Sintra Engineering

December 16, 2016

  T’was the week before Christmas, and all through the place Every P.Eng. was stirring, waiting...

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