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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 Government Manufacturing General
April 17, 2019  

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.

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.

News Construction Government General
March 14, 2019  

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.

News Construction General
March 14, 2019  

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.

News Construction Government General
March 6, 2019  

PMO tried to persuade Wilson-Raybould, not intimidate her: Butts

Gerald Butts testified before the House of Commons justice committee Wednesday.

News Manufacturing Metals General
February 21, 2019  

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.

News Construction Government General
February 14, 2019  

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.

News Construction Government General
February 7, 2019  

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.

News Construction Manufacturing General
January 31, 2019  

Two Canadian engineering giants are headed in starkly different directions

One is dialling back its expectations, the other growing by leaps and bounds.

News Construction General
January 29, 2019  

Saudi Arabia showcases US$53B in deals at conference

The Kingdom wants to build new airports and sea ports, metro lines and railways.

News Government General
November 29, 2018  

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.

News Construction Electronics General
October 11, 2018  

Walmart Canada spending $175M to improve stores across the country

Retail chain seeks to improve integration between its e-commerce business and physical locations.

News Transportation General
September 4, 2018  

New California bridge gets sensors to gather earthquake data

About 75 seismic sensors will measure forces imparted on the span.

News Construction General
August 28, 2018  

BC’s new rules for provincial infrastructure projects challenged in court

Contractors association says rules not fair to non-unionized workers.