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.

Posted:
Oct 9
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – October 7, 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 10/07/2019 Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Tall building timber creating opportunites for Northern Ontario’s forest industry By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff reporter Revisions to […]

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Oct 2
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – September 30, 2019

09/30/2019 Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Construction Advisory Panel will bring industry concerns directly to Ontario’s labour minister By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer The Ontario government is partnering with the construction sector by establishing a special advisory panel to provide advice on a broad range of workplace […]

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Posted:
Oct 2
2019

The Iron Messenger: An IMPACT Publication – September 2019

Project Highlights Industrial Info Dodge Pipeline Spotlight on Safety, Training and Leadership News and Resources For Contractors News and Resources For Ironworkers IMPACT and Iron Workers In The News Upcoming Events Industrial Info IMPACT provides Industrial Information Resources’ (IIR) PEC reports to partner Local Unions and District Councils. PEC reports identify specific project related data. […]

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Oct 1
2019

MoL Report to the PLMHSC

Good Afternoon Directors & COOs, MOL PLMHSC Report October 2019 I’m pleased to provide the Ministry Labour Provincial Coordinator’s Monthly Report to the Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee (PLMHSC). It will be presented to the PLMHSC at its monthly meeting on Wednesday. I draw to your attention the following taken from the Report, […]

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Posted:
Oct 1
2019

September 2019 Government Relations Report

Please find attached COCA’s September 2019 Government Relations Report In the September 2019 Issue 2020 WSIB Rates Announced MTCU Appoints Skills Advisors To Review Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship System McNaughton Announces Construction Advisory Panel Employers Can Access Their Own Claims Info on WSIB’s Expanded Compass Tool Minister Announces WSIB Rate Freeze for Not-For-Profits Pilot Project […]

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Posted:
Oct 1
2019

Ontario Establishes Construction Advisory Panel

News Release Ontario Establishes Construction Advisory Panel September 26, 2019 New advisory panel to advise Minister on wide range of construction issues from health and safety to labour laws THE BLUE MOUNTAINS – The Ontario government is partnering with the construction sector by establishing a special advisory panel to provide advice on a broad range […]

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Posted:
Oct 1
2019

2020 Premium rates | WSIB

Source https://www.wsib.ca/en/2020premiumrates 2020 Premium rates For the fourth year in a row, the WSIB has been able to offer reductions to the average premium rate for Schedule 1 businesses. The average premium rate has been reduced by 17 per cent for 2020. This represents a premium decrease from a Schedule 1 average rate of $1.65 […]

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Posted:
Sep 24
2019

News Release – Making It Easier and Faster to Work in the Skilled Trades

News Release Making It Easier and Faster to Work in the Skilled Trades Government Appoints Training and Skills Advisors to Consult with Industry and Stakeholders September 23, 2019 2:15 P.M. Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities TORONTO — Ontario is taking steps to make the province open for business and open for jobs by appointing […]

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Posted:
Sep 24
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – September 23, 2019

09/23/2019  Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here ModernTO plan optimizes the city’s real estate assets to save cash By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer A staff report that will be presented to the CreateTO Board Sept. 24 details an office portfolio optimization plan – the first phase of a […]

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Sep 23
2019

COCA Newsletter – September 2019

Government’s P3 Pipeline Rolled Out At a luncheon hosted by the Canadian Council for Public Private Partnerships (CCPPP) on September 10 th in downtown Toronto, Ontario’s Minister of Infrastructure, Laurie Scott, and Infrastructure Ontario President & CEO Ehren Corey unveiled the government’s 2019 Market Update confirming the government’s planned pipeline of P3 infrastructure projects. In […]

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