Posts written in : May 2019

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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May 23
2019

COCA Newsletter – May 2019

Welcome to COCA’s monthly Newsletter. Unless noted otherwise, all articles written by COCA President, Ian Cunningham. View this newswletter as a web page. COCA Finds Flaw in Federal Prompt Payment Act Bill C97 is the federal government’s budget Bill. Like the Ontario government’s budget Bill, Bill 100, C97 is a large omnibus Bill that amends […]

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May 21
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – May 21, 2019

Ontario Construction News can save you money in publishing your Certificate of Substantial Performance (CSP) and other notices required by the Ontario Construction Act See today’s newspaper here Stories this week: A sheet metal workers’ union member on the picket line (Sheet Metal Workers’ and Roofers’ Local 30 Facebook Page)  12,000 plumbers and pipefitters say […]

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May 21
2019

Canada & U.S. Reach Deal to End Steel Tariff Battle/Le Canada et les États-Unis mettent fin aux tari

May 17, 2019 Dear Members & Associates, Early this afternoon, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that Canada and the U.S. have reached an agreement that will promptly lift steel tariffs at the border. According to a statement released by Global Affairs Canada, the 25 per cent steel tariffs imposed by the U.S., citing Section 232, […]

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May 21
2019

Online Advertising is Finally Available to CISC Members & Associates

Gain recognition as a leader in steel innovation & drive product sales Boost sales for your product/services and be seen over 16 million times by steel industry decision-makers, leading consultants and key stakeholders on CISC’s website! CISC’s new exclusive Online Advertising platform gives your company the opportunity to profile your products and services on the […]

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May 21
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – May 13, 2019

Ontario Construction News can save you money in publishing your Certificate of Substantial Performance (CSP) and other notices required by the Ontario Construction Act See today’s newspaper here Sheet metal workers stay off job as other unions reach tentative settlements Ontario Construction News staff writer As sheet metal union workers continue their second week of […]

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May 21
2019

CISC Weekly Bulletin | May 10, 2019

The #1 source for Canada’s steel construction industry news, updates & technical resources 2018 H. A. Krentz Award Recipient Explores Fabrication of Welded Rectangular HSS Jeffrey A. Packer, PhD, DSc, FCAE, P.Eng. + Read More 2019 Speakers At A Glance Majid Maleki Ph.D., P.Eng Vibration Mitigation of a Refinery Building (English) + Learn More Huirong […]

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Posted:
May 21
2019

Construction Falls Infographics

Good Morning Directors, COOs and Associates, Chief Prevention Officer, Ron Kelusky, has provided the link below to some impactful graphical info about construction falls.  While it is from an American organization and the stats are US, none the less, the Canadian experience is similar.  Falls continue to be the cause of too many fatalities and […]

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