11 die as elevator cable snaps at work site in China
Fatalities are piling up as management cuts corners and safety violations mount.
Ontario won’t work with federal Liberals on building projects: Trudeau
Says province will miss this construction season if it doesn’t identify what projects it wants to partner on with the federal government.
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.
B.C. building code adjusted upwards to allow 12 storey wood buildings
A mass timber building is one where the primary load-bearing structure is made of either solid or engineered wood.
As climate changes, the way we build homes must change too
In many western industrialized countries, only about 40 per cent of disaster damages are insured.
PMO tried to persuade Wilson-Raybould, not intimidate her: Butts
Gerald Butts testified before the House of Commons justice committee Wednesday.
Stelco says measures help steel prices as it focuses on domestic market
US tariffs have helped accelerate the steel maker’s plans to focus on under-served markets in Canada.
Former SNC Lavalin executive wants fraud and bribery case thrown out over delays
Stephane Roy’s lawyers argued in Quebec court Wednesday that Crown prosecutors haven’t done enough to limit delays as the case approaches the 60-month mark.
Trudeau denies report his office pressured attorney general to help SNC Lavalin [UPDATED]
Construction giant allegedly paid millions of dollars in bribes to get government business in Libya.
Two Canadian engineering giants are headed in starkly different directions
One is dialling back its expectations, the other growing by leaps and bounds.
Saudi Arabia showcases US$53B in deals at conference
The Kingdom wants to build new airports and sea ports, metro lines and railways.
Feds remove regulatory barriers to trade, hope provinces will follow suit
Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dominic LeBlanc said the federal government is focusing on areas where it can act quickly to remove regulatory hurdles.
Walmart Canada spending $175M to improve stores across the country
Retail chain seeks to improve integration between its e-commerce business and physical locations.
New California bridge gets sensors to gather earthquake data
About 75 seismic sensors will measure forces imparted on the span.
BC’s new rules for provincial infrastructure projects challenged in court
Contractors association says rules not fair to non-unionized workers.