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Ontario Erectors Association

Advantage Steel Monthly – April 2018

Ontario’s Bill 194, Fairness in Procurement Act, receives Royal Assent

DIALOG’s Jeff DiBattista gets candid about technology in the steel industry

CISC Manitoba’s networking event builds bicycles for local charity & celebrates sustainable steel

Manitoba’s Bill 218, the Prompt Payments in the Construction Industry Act, passes second reading

Upcoming Regional Events

Date: May 29, 2018
Location: Parliament Hill, Wellington St., Ottawa, ON

A national delegation of CISC Members & Associates will be in Ottawa to meet with Parliamentarians to urge action on key issues affecting the Canadian steel construction industry.
Date: September 19-21, 2018
Location: Marriott Harbourfront, 1919 Upper Water St., Halifax, NS

The CISC’s Canadian Steel Conference is the Canadian steel industry’s one and only business development and executive networking event and the largest gathering of senior level leaders and decision makers in the industry.
Date: September 28, 2018
SteelDay 2018 is an interactive networking event for members of the design, construction and structural steel industry.

Across the nation – steel fabricators, mills, service centres, galvanizers, HSS producers, bender-rollers and others will open their facilities, job sites, and offices. Architects, engineers, contractors, developers, students, educators and the general public are invited to see how we contribute to building Canada.

SteelDay hosting registration for members and associates is now open. Visit for more info!

The Canadian National Steel Bridge Competition 
Hosted by Waterloo University

Date: May 10-11, 2018
Location: Waterloo University, 200 University Ave W, Waterloo, ON

Canadian universities come together and create teams that conceive, build and assemble steel bridges respecting a realistic scenario.

This competition offers the opportunity for engineering students to apply the theories and concepts learned in class through a challenging project.

Click here to learn more!

Date: May 30, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 3201 Hwy 7, Concord, ON
We invite you to a full day event, with multiple sessions, geared to architects and engineers seeking EPD points.
Ontario Region 2018 Golf Tournament

Date: June 14, 2018
Location: Pipers Heath, 5501 Trafalgar Rd, Milton, ON

Keep an eye out for more details to come!
Alberta Region:

Date: August 13, 2018
Location: Blackhawk Golf Club, 51111 Range Rd. 225, Spruce Grove, AB

Keep an eye out for more details to come!

September 7, 2018
Time: Shot gun start at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Willows Golf & Country Club, 382 Cartwright St., Saskatoon, SK

Keep an eye out for more details to come!
Manitoba & NW Ontario Region:

6th Annual Benefit Golf Spectacular

Sponsored by VicWest

Date: July 12, 2018

Location: Assiniboine Golf Club, 2045 Ness Ave., Winnipeg, MB
Player Cost: $175 +GST

Join us for golf, breakfast, post round snacks, power cart, prizes and surprises! Don’t miss out on ‘chipping, putting, driving’ contests and mulligans!

Sponsorship available. Contact Gordie Tumilson at (204) 297-6275 or
Quebec Region:

Conference on Galvanization

Date: May 2, 2018
Time: 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Best Western Plus Montréal Centre-Ville Hôtel Europa, 1240 Rue Drummond, Montreal, QC
Cost: No charge!

Hot dip galvanizing is used extensively throughout North America to protect steel.

We are looking forward to sharing a presentation about the overall advantages of hot-dip galvanizing for the protection of infrastructures against corrosion. Additionally, we will highlight several aspects that can sometimes be misidentified OR interpreted in the drafting of specifications.

The 10th Edition of the Quebec Steel
Symposium & Exposition

Date: October 22, 2018
Location: Palace Convention Centre, 1717 Boulevard le Corbusier, Laval, QC

The Quebec steel symposium aims to facilitate interprofessional exchanges in the construction Industry, as well as the dissemination and updating of technical knowledge regarding steel.

The 20th Anniversary Quebec Design Awards Gala
for Excellence in Steel Construction

Date: November 8, 2018

The Design Awards of Excellence competition is unique in our industry.

  • Highlight the best achievements in steel construction, for their beauty, uniqueness and originality
  • Highlight project excellence and Quebec expertise
  • Promote work and collaboration between professionals
The period for the submission of projects for this competition is NOW OPEN!

Click here for more info.