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News Government General
July 15, 2021  

Singh promises public infrastructure to be made with ‘Canadian products’ in jobs plan

(CP) OTTAWA – Jagmeet Singh is promising that infrastructure

News Government Business Operations Economy General
June 28, 2021  

Minister McKenna points to Waterfront Toronto revitalization as symbol of Canada’s infrastructure ambitions

Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, visited Canada’s Sugar Beach;

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 Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Liberals’ supercluster program short on promised jobs, economic growth

Program contributes $918 million over five years to bring business, academic institutions and other non-profits together.

News Construction Government General
August 5, 2020  

Feds earmark $3.3B for provinces, territories for COVID-19 infrastructure

The feds are envisioning the money will be used to retrofit schools, hospitals and long-term care facilities to better limit the spread of COVID-19

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 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 Government Economy
June 30, 2020  

Alberta cuts business tax, boosts infrastructure spending

Kenney says the investments will be for roads, health care, schools and in other areas.

News Energy General
June 23, 2020  

Canadian Utilities partners to modernize Puerto Rico electricity system

Luma Energy to receive a US$60-million fee in the transition year, and increases to $105 million in years four through 16.

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 Manufacturing Economy
June 10, 2020  

Report advises manufacturers how to revive economy amid recovery

The report contains recommendations to kick-start economic growth and create jobs in the manufacturing and energy sectors

News Electronics General
June 4, 2020  

Conspiracy theories about 5G networks have skyrocketed since COVID-19

Some extreme right-wing groups are linking the technology to the pandemic.

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 General
February 27, 2020  

IIoT-based smart water utilities market to reach US$22.2B: Frost & Sullivan

The report says there is demand for solutions such as smart water meters, smart online water sensors and smart non-revenue water leak management

News Construction Transportation General
February 20, 2020  

Ontario introduces bill to speed up GTA transit project construction

The bill proposes to cut the land expropriation process from a year to approximately seven months.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
February 13, 2020  

Feds invest $15M in western rail to improve transport capacity

Will improve shipping efficiency from the Alberta Industrial Heartland.

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 Government Manufacturing General
January 29, 2020  

Tories seek auditor general review of Liberal infrastructure plan

Infrastructure Canada data shows more than 52,000 projects approved worth more than $57.5 billion in federal funding, 38,810 of them underway.

News Government Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
January 24, 2020  

PEMAC to help municipalities improve asset management

Selected by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities to provide training that will aid in better infrastructure investment decisions.

News Government Transportation General
December 16, 2019  

Ontario cancels Hamilton light rail project in what mayor calls a ‘betrayal’

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath, who represents a Hamilton riding, said she plans to fight to save the LRT project.

News Construction General
October 29, 2019  

Final pieces of storm toppled crane removed off top of Halifax building

Crane collapsed during post-tropical storm Dorian last month.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
October 22, 2019  

Transdev wins contract for Hurontario light rail transit project

The 19-stop light rail transit system runs along Hurontario St. from Port Credit to south Brampton.

News Electronics Government General
July 25, 2019  

Canada invests $85M into advanced satellites to connect rural, remote regions

Feds have set a goal of ensuring all Canadians are connected to high-speed internet by 2030.

News Construction Transportation General
July 4, 2019  

Trudeau expected to confirm federal funding for Montreal’s metro extension

Federal money would help finance the $4.5 billion project to extend the city’s blue line by five metro stops.

News Energy General
July 4, 2019  

N.L. premier testifies at inquiry into controversial Muskrat Falls dam

Dwight Ball has panned the project as historic mistake.

News Construction General
July 4, 2019  

Buildings, coastlines, northerners: Report identifies top Canadian climate risks

Council of Canadian Academies has narrowed down a myriad of threats posed by climate change into the most pressing dozen.

News Construction Electronics General
June 27, 2019  

Liberals look at quick changes in strategies targeting rural Canada

Working to expand broadband access.

News Construction Transportation General
June 26, 2019  

Infrastructure bank gives Via $55M for work on multibillion dollar project

It is the first time the agency has handed out money without an expectation of repayment.

News Construction General
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.

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 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.