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News Construction General
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.

News Forestry Manufacturing General
September 7, 2020  

Record high lumber, panel prices drive up Alberta stumpage fees

They’ve nearly doubled to $67.31 in September, from $36.56 per cubic metre in August.

News Construction General
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

News Energy General
July 28, 2020  

Feds invest $5.1M in net-zero energy community in London, Ont.

The objective of this project is to successfully construct Canada’s first large-scale, fully integrated, net-zero energy community using renewable energy and other innovations

News Construction Manufacturing General
July 20, 2020  

Wooden skyscrapers could trap carbon emissions, transform construction

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

News Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
July 16, 2020  

Nexii is building three new green construction plants

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

News Construction Government General
July 2, 2020  

Ontario invests $10M to support road and highway projects

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

News Construction General
June 23, 2020  

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

Competition Bureau continues its investigations of infrastructure contracts in Québec.

News Oil & Gas General
June 2, 2020  

Trans Mountain reaches ‘key milestone’ as construction begins in BC

Will deliver about 300,000 barrels of petroleum products daily, but expansion will boost to 890,000 barrels.

News Construction Government Manufacturing Economy General
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.

News Construction Government Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
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.

News Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability
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.

News Construction Manufacturing General
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.

News Construction General
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

News Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 24, 2020  

Sustainable building products manufacturer setting up in Squamish

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