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August 15, 2018  

Aecon receives approval to rejoin Gordie Howe bridge consortium

Follows federal review of a now blocked takeover by a Chinese state-owned company.

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August 14, 2018  

Feds to launch talks on safeguards to keep steel from flooding into Canada

Consultation period on safeguards will last for 15 days, decision will follow in a few weeks.

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August 2, 2018  

Alberta going to court, accused of breaking trade rules on $482M road contract

Involves a deal with Emcon Services to plow snow from and maintain 43% of Alberta’s highways.

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July 23, 2018  

Canada’s wholesale sales rise 1.2% in May: Statistics Canada

Construction materials show strength, automotive and supplies fall.

News Construction Manufacturing General
July 19, 2018  

Alberta and roadbuilders feud over $500M deal involving BC firm

Association says such a contract would violate interprovincial free trade rules and lead to court action.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 18, 2018  

Aecon joint venture wins Enbridge Line 3 replacement contract

Includes 92.2 km of pipeline in Brandon area and 96.5 km near Morden, Man.

News Construction Manufacturing Transportation Economy General
July 18, 2018  

Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Gordie Howe international bridge

Canadian-financed span over the Detroit River to provide direct connections to existing highway networks in Windsor and Detroit.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
July 4, 2018  

Trans Mountain outlines construction plans for Alberta, BC

Work will include development of the Westridge Marine Terminal tunnel portal at Burnaby Mountain.

News Construction Manufacturing General
June 22, 2018  

Canada launches second drywall dumping complaint investigation in two years

US manufacturers accused of dumping 54-inch gypsum boards, distorting the Western Canada market.

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June 6, 2018  

Statistics Canada says trade deficit narrowed to $1.9B in April

Canadian exporters in for a rough ride, says TD.

News Construction Government Manufacturing General
May 23, 2018  

Canada blocks Aecon takeover by Chinese state owned firm

National security cited following a full review under the Investment Canada Act.

News Aerospace Construction Manufacturing General
May 22, 2018  

Developer pushes back construction of Nova Scotia rocket launch site

$200-million project could eventually see as many as 12 satellites blast into orbit per year.

News Construction Manufacturing General
April 25, 2018  

Aecon reports loss of $19.2M, takeover deal still unresolved

Booked $910 million in new contract awards in the quarter ending March 31.

News Construction Manufacturing General
April 23, 2018  

Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage

If they work successfully, the robot will help reduce safety risks and long hours for construction workers.

News Construction Manufacturing General
April 19, 2018  

Savings review for Gordie Howe bridge ordered over cost concerns

Federal spending projections account for some $4.8 billion in costs.

News Construction Manufacturing General
March 28, 2018  

[UPDATE] Aecon security review extends deadline to complete CCCI deal

Was to wrap last week after 45 days, Bains won’t say if the review is extended, or what’s being examined.

Feature Construction Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
March 15, 2017  

Building success by engaging employees

AGNORA focuses on employee well-being to eliminate traditional problems related to absenteeism and skills shortages.

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April 29, 2016  

On-site safety is no accident

Many workplace injuries can be prevented or minimized with the proper safety-approved workwear and PPE.

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March 19, 2016  

Behlen’s building bot

3D automation boosts capacity.

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March 17, 2016  

Think diversification

Exporting critical to expanding Canadian manufacturing.

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March 16, 2016  

Export eligible?

CanExport helps SMEs navigate global markets.

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March 15, 2016  

Exporting power

Cogent leads with a lean and a customer focus.

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September 15, 2015  

CONNECTED+

CONNECTED + is the premier event in Toronto where

Feature Construction Manufacturing General Technology
May 13, 2015  

Skyjack gives Brazil’s Olympics a lift

Its scissor lifts are handling key installation jobs at one of the country’s largest aviation hubs.

Feature Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability
March 20, 2015  

CAPiTA launches its Mothership

Snowboard manufacturer builds an emission-free plant

Feature Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 4, 2014  

Putting power into conservation

Four steps to triple bottom line savings.

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August 18, 2014  

Profitable process improvement

Refining Prinoth’s operations pays off globally.

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April 23, 2014  

Asian toe-hold

Pros and cons of the South Korea deal.