The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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The Canadian Academy of Engineering

Ottawa, Ontario
Grant of Arms and Supporters
May 15, 1992
Vol. II, p. 169

Arms of The Canadian Academy of Engineering

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Blazon

Arms

Argent between a sun in splendour and a maple leaf Gules a fess the base enarched Gules masoned Argent;

Crest

A beaver sejant erect Gules holding between the forepaws a key wards upwards and outwards Argent;

Supporters

Standing upon a bridge of reinforced concrete proper surmounting barry wavy of three Azure and Argent two pantheons Gules unguled and semé of estoiles Argent each grasping with the interior hoof a flash of lightning Gules;

Motto

CREARE ET CONSERVARE. This Latin phrase means "To create and to preserve".


Symbolism

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