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January 18, 2023

Engineering a Resilient Capital

In 2004, Hurricane Ivan struck Jamaica with category 4 winds, resulting in high storm runoff, extensive flooding, and... View Article

December 12, 2022

CEAC is off the Grid!

We’re officially off the grid! Well, mostly. Since 2015 CEAC has been steadily reducing the carbon footprint of... View Article

August 5, 2021

Hotter, Hotter: Impacts and Solutions for HVAC Systems Under Climate Change

Climate Change has and will continue to result in increased air temperature and consequently, higher HVAC operating costs.... View Article

August 5, 2021

Flying High: Airports and Climate Change Risks

Airports are unique infrastructure assets that are particularly vulnerable and also very important in the socio-economic landscape of... View Article

August 5, 2021

Risks to Returns: Economics of natural hazards and climate change adaptation projects

Scarce resources and high demand for climate adaptation and mitigation in developing countries make applications for funding competitive.... View Article

August 5, 2021

Developmental versus Climate Change costs: What’s the difference?

Fiscal constraints make Caribbean governments anxious to source grant funding to address increasing climate related damages. Application for... View Article

August 5, 2021

Mesoscale Hazard modelling of Small Island States

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are a group of 52 countries and territories, mainly islands, so designated by... View Article

March 4, 2016

Climate Change and Infrastructure

Climate change is underway at greater than 95% certainty and recent analysis suggest changes in extreme precipita@on and... View Article

March 3, 2016

Engineers for change

Local knowledge and scientific and engineering knowledge can be compatible. Local knowledge has valuable information at the scale... View Article

February 20, 2016

Shoreline Change in Jamaica

Shoreline Change in Jamaica: Observations for the period 1968 to 2010 and projections to 2060 Christopher Burgess, JP,... View Article