Posts in Category : Industry News

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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Oct 16
2020

Your Ontario Construction News Update (Oct. 15)

Consortium building Eglinton Crosstown takes govt to court over COVID-19 issues The CANADIAN PRESS The consortium building a light-rail transit line across Toronto said last week that it was taking the provincial government to court over alleged delays and cost overruns related to COVID-19. Crosslinx Transit Solutions said it had filed an application with the […]

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Posted:
Oct 16
2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News 10/13/2020

Ontario spending $75 million to improve training and cover apprentices’ living expenses Ontario Construction News staff writer The Ontario government says $75 million will make the skilled trades more accessible by helping apprentices pay living expenses during their in-class training. The government is also appointing a five-member Skilled Trades Panel to provide advice and recommendations […]

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Oct 15
2020

CISC Weekly Bulletin | October 9, 2020

Engineers’ Corner: Unbraced Length in X-Bracing – Out-of-Plane Buckling What effective length KL should be used to determine the factored resistance of the compression brace. […] + Read More of the Published Article —- IO Releases its P3 Market Update Valued Over $60B In September 2019, the minister of infrastructure announced a commitment to provide […]

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Sep 25
2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News ( 09/21/2020)

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here! Unique design unveiled for Zekelman Centre as construction starts at St. Clair College Ontario Construction News staff writer Construction started last week on the new Zekelman Centre of Business and Information Technology at the St. Clair College Windsor campus. The unique design includes the erection of two […]

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Sep 18
2020

Technology and Innovation Webinar Series: Assignar

Assignar is a cloud-based construction operations software built to assist self-perform contractors and sub contractors improve productivity, profitability, safety, and quality in the field and office. Assignar helps contractors eliminate disconnected point solutions and manual processes in key components of operations such as labor and equipment management, scheduling, field data, timesheets and more. Assignar enables […]

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Sep 11
2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Ottawa Hospital and construction trades agree on project labour agreement for new $2 billion Civic campus Mark Buckshon – Ontario Construction New staff writer Ottawa’s unionized construction trades have locked in a project labour agreement to ensure their relationship with the hospital administration for the […]

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Sep 2
2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – Week of 08/31/2020

Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here   CaGBC honours Canada’s green building leaders at Building Lasting Change 2020 Ontario Construction News staff writer The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) announced winners of the 2020 Leadership and Green Building Excellence Awards last week, recognizing individuals and organizations that demonstrate “outstanding industry leadership and have made significant […]

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