New Ontario Construction Act takes shape as 98 of 101 recommendations...

Prompt payment, adjudication and lien reform among 98 recommendations accepted by provincial government, says Bruce Reynolds Ontario Construction Report staff writer Ontario’s new Construction Act, which will...

Sean Strickland departs OCS for Pomerleau

Sean Strickland has left the Ontario Construction Secretariat (OCS) to become director of business development with Pomerleau. Strickland was to start his new career today (April...

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SPECedit and BIM Model Probe: Bridging the specifications writing gap between word processing systems...

Innovative Technology Inc. (IT) has introduced new specification editing software that bridges the gap between easy-to-use word processing systems and up-to-the-minute Building Information Modelling...
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Ottawa to begin discussions on Prince of Wales LRT link with West Quebec

MOOSE whole-region rail initiative apparently ignored Ottawa City Council has started visualizing connecting the city’s Light Rail Transit (LRT) system to Gatineau across the Prince...
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EllisDon set to complete second pilot project under Carbon Impact Initiative and the first...

EllisDon is starting work on the redevelopment of the historic kiln building at Evergreen Brick Works. Conversion of the 53,000-sq. ft. Building 16, will...
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BuildForce: Major projects keep Ontario’s construction workforce going strong

Major infrastructure, transportation and utility projects are creating a decade's worth of work for Ontario's construction workforce. These projects will sustain employment over the...
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Ontario contractor sues NB over pair of bridge contracts

Effiage Innovative Canada Inc., based in Burlington, is suing the New Brunswick provincial government for $13 million after losing out on a pair of...

Feature profile: Greenshield sustainable glass block recycling earns LEED points with flexibility, innovation

Newtonbrook Block and Supply develops GreenShield sustainable concrete block glass-recycling technologies,...

Building on its more than 65-year history and affirming its commitment to the future as a third-generation family owned and operated company, Newtonbrook Block...

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