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April 14, 2021  

Take the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey Now

Salary information, which is kept confidential, helps to compare manufacturing wages to industry averages.

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January 18, 2021  

Great Plains fibreboard plant won’t be built in Stettler

While a major medium density fibreboard (MDF) plant won’t

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January 13, 2021  

A look at new restrictions under Ontario’s stay at home order

(CP) TORONTO – Ontario has declared a state of

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January 5, 2021  

B.C.’s top doctor limits staff increases at five industrial worksites

VICTORIA – Thousands of workers who would normally return

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October 27, 2020  

Mayors, construction industry, call on Ontario, feds for infrastructure money

They say the global health crisis has created revenue shortfalls that will prevent them from work on infrastructure.

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September 20, 2020  

NS residents concerned over dusty cement plant emissions

Sudden plant shutdown resulted in a discharge of dust that drifted over neighbourhoods and coated cars.

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September 15, 2020  

Ballard launches high-power density fuel cell stack for vehicle propulsion

For use in bus, rail, marine, mining, construction and aerospace vehicles, plus stationary power applications.

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August 5, 2020  

Feds earmark $3.3B for provinces, territories for COVID-19 infrastructure

The feds are envisioning the money will be used to retrofit schools, hospitals and long-term care facilities to better limit the spread of COVID-19

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August 3, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin to restructure resources business to be profitable next year

The turn away from resources will reduce that segment’s operations to nine countries from 30

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July 28, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin sells South African Resources business

The South African Resource business has around 1,800 employees, and primarily services construction and site maintenance clients

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July 20, 2020  

Wooden skyscrapers could trap carbon emissions, transform construction

Tall wooden buildings is an opportunity for sustainable economic growth, but challenges remain.

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July 16, 2020  

Nexii is building three new green construction plants

Production facilities in Toronto, Alberta and Hazelton, Pa. will create 450 jobs.

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July 2, 2020  

Ontario invests $10M to support road and highway projects

Additional funding supports road and highway projects in municipalities across the province

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June 23, 2020  

Génius Conseil to pay $300K in Québec bid-rigging settlement

Competition Bureau continues its investigations of infrastructure contracts in Québec.

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June 5, 2020  

Trump seeks to scale back environmental reviews for projects

Latest efforts to emphasize reduced regulatory burdens on businesses over the environment and public health.

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June 4, 2020  

Quebec fast tracking major projects to stimulate economy

Bill 61 to make the government “more agile” getting major construction projects underway.

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April 9, 2020  

Former SNC-Lavalin CEO made $7M in 2019, despite stepping down in June

Former CEO Neil Bruce received a base salary of $1.3 million, according to SNC Lavalin’s proxy circular

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April 8, 2020  

Liberals asked to help cover overruns on projects delayed by COVID-19

Pandemic-related delays on projects will inevitably lead to cost overruns that cities and construction firms could struggle to cover.

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March 3, 2020  

Feds chronically underspending on MRO for defence infrastructure

Defence department is supposed to invest 1.4% of the replacement value but hasn’t hit that target since 2010.

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February 26, 2020  

Panasonic, Tesla to scrap solar panels partnership

Japanese business daily Nikkei reports Gigafactory 2 was to make cells for Tesla’s Solar Roof, but Tesla is instead using Chinese-made solar panels.

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February 20, 2020  

Ontario introduces bill to speed up GTA transit project construction

The bill proposes to cut the land expropriation process from a year to approximately seven months.

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February 13, 2020  

$3M in federal funding to cut plastic food, construction waste

Three companies winners of the government’s plastics innovation challenge, part of a plan to ban many single-use plastics by 2021.

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February 11, 2020  

Contract awarded for Pattullo Bridge replacement in Metro Vancouver

Will include dedicated lanes for pedestrians and cyclists and built to potentially allow expansion to six lanes.

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February 10, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin announces Jeff Bell as new chief financial officer

Bell is a former group chief financial officer for British energy services firm Centrica

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February 3, 2020  

CDI to decommission Massachusetts’ nuclear power station

SNC-Lavalin, Holtec joint venture will place used nuclear fuel in structurally impregnable dry storage systems.

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January 24, 2020  

Sustainable building products manufacturer setting up in Squamish

Company aims to significantly reduce the construction sector’s impact on the environment.

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January 21, 2020  

Quebec investors buy back Canam Canadian operations

Deal will total more than $840 million and account for nearly 2,700 of the company’s 4,900 employees.

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January 8, 2020  

Work delay possible, Coastal GasLink seeks meeting over pipeline dispute

Company believes “dialogue is preferable to confrontation” and will delay workers returning to the work site.

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January 1, 2020  

Some businesses thrived, many lagged during pandemic in 2020

Here are the lists of winners and losers

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December 18, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin settles Libya charges, pleads guilty to single count of fraud

Plea deal includes a $280-million fine to be paid over five years.

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October 31, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin appoints Ian Edwards as CEO, reports Q3 boosted by 407 sale

Edwards has been serving as SNC-Lavalin’s interim president and chief executive since June.

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October 29, 2019  

Final pieces of storm toppled crane removed off top of Halifax building

Crane collapsed during post-tropical storm Dorian last month.