Posts written in : June 2015

As part of our mandate to showcase and promote the services of our members, to speak on their behalf whenever required, and keep our partners current with related issues, the following is an active archive of press releases and relevant news articles. If our members have articles they believe would be of benefit to a wider audience, please contact us and we'll include it here.

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Jun 29
2015

Prompt Payment Ontario 42 Members Strong

The issue of prompt, transparent and fair payment practices continues to attract new members to Prompt Payment Ontario. We welcome 5 new members since the last edition of the newsletter. Welcome to our new members: Association of Millwrighting Contractors of Ontario The Architectural Glass and Metal Contractors Association Crane Rental Association of Ontario Ontario Association of Demolition Contractors The Ontario Pipe […]

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Jun 24
2015

egister for “The Job Profits Program”

“Want a Better Bottom Line? Teach Your Field Managers How to Improve Company Profits with this 1-day course. Designed to help field managers understand that they are critical to the company’s bottom line and learn steps that they can take to improve profits. Register here!   The course is designed to: Teach field managers why profits are important Outline […]

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Jun 23
2015

SNC-Lavalin Consortium Finalizes $4B Contract to Build Montreal Bridge

MONTREAL — An SNC-Lavalin-led consortium has finalized a nearly $4-billion agreement with Ottawa to build a new Champlain Bridge in Montreal.Under the deal, the Signature on the Saint-Laurent Group joint venture will design, build, finance and operate the span for 30 years until October 2049 . SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) said the consortium has in turn awarded […]

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Posted:
Jun 23
2015

What’s New – June 2015

Reposting of Issue #61 – from the Ministry of Labour  Changing Workplaces Review Consultation Ontario has launched public consultations on the changing nature of the modern workplace. The review will consider how the Labour Relations Act, 1995 and Employment Standards Act, 2000 could be amended to best protect workers while supporting businesses in our changing economy. […]

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Posted:
Jun 23
2015

Ontario Steel Construction Industry & Design Awards Report JULY 2015

The Ontario Construction Report The winners of the 2015 Ontario Steel Design Awards of Excellence will be pro-filed in the July issue of the Ontario Construction Report. The coverage will appear in our special report on “Steel in Construction”. We will be highlighting current trends, new technology, industry executives and what lay ahead for steel […]

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Jun 18
2015

Reviewer’s Update May 2015 | Supporting Skilled Trades in Ontario

Reposted from the Dean Review 2014 – 2015. You can find the original post here.  The review team is now wrapping up the consultations and still meeting people and organizations on a daily basis through the next couple of weeks.  We are benefiting from thoughtful advice and information which will directly inform our thinking and the content […]

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