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June 25, 2019  

Montreal’s costly new Champlain Bridge opens to northbound traffic

It was originally scheduled to open last December, but delays pushed back the opening and added to the price tag.

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June 20, 2019  

Alberta government looking to speed up job accreditation for foreign workers

Manitoba, Ontario and Nova Scotia already have similar laws.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

LNG Canada, JGC Fluor to attract more women to skilled trades

Four-week workforce development program aims to recruit, train, support and employ them in construction trades.

News Construction General
June 11, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin CEO retires [UPDATED]

Neil Bruce is expected to remain an adviser to the board until the end of the year.

News Construction Government General
June 4, 2019  

Ottawa, Quebec announce $500M reconstruction of La Fontaine Tunnel

Planned work includes pavement, lighting, vaults, walls, signage and a fire protection system.

News Construction Manufacturing General
May 30, 2019  

Judge rules SNC-Lavalin headed to trial on charges of fraud, corruption

Accused of paying $47.7 million in bribes to public officials in Libya between 2001 and 2011.

News Construction Government General
May 29, 2019  

System for picking N.S. bridge repairs and replacements too loose: auditor

Report indicates over 600 of the province’s 4,200 bridges are in poor condition, and need to be fixed or replaced.

News Construction General
May 14, 2019  

WSP Global reports first quarter profit and revenue up from year ago

Revenue totalled $2.17 billion, up from $1.91 billion in the first three months of 2018.

News Construction Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General
May 14, 2019  

Kruger breaks ground for construction of Sherbrooke tissue plant

Annual production of bathroom tissue and paper towels will be 70,000 tonnes a year.

News Construction General
May 9, 2019  

Descendants reflect on Chinese rail workers 150 years later

This week marks 150 years since the completion of the US’s Transcontinental Railroad.

News Construction Oil & Gas General
May 8, 2019  

Construction accident in Alberta’s energy sector kills two workers

RCMP and the provincial Occupational Health and Safety Department are investigating.

News Construction General
May 2, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin to step back from 15 countries, swear off fixed price bids in mining [UPDATED]

The engineering and construction giant said it lost $17.3 million or 10 cents per share for the quarter ended March 31.

News Construction Government General
April 30, 2019  

Flood victims say more homes would be lost if not for volunteers, military

The City of Ottawa said thousands of people had registered to fill sandbags.

News Construction Manufacturing General Operations
April 25, 2019  

11 die as elevator cable snaps at work site in China

Fatalities are piling up as management cuts corners and safety violations mount.

News Construction General
April 2, 2019  

Judge mulls whether SNC-Lavalin to face trial as preliminary inquiry ends

The RCMP has accused SNC-Lavalin of paying nearly $47.7 million in bribes to public officials in Libya.