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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Apr 22
2018

ENR Construction Engineering Today: Today’s Trends & Future Outlook

ENR Customer Connection is your digital link to companies, products and project information from ENR’s Special Advertising Sections. Simply click on any link to read the content provided by the section advertisers and sponsors. Featured Title Today’s Trends & Future Outlook Collaboration and technology making a difference Read more» Supporting Articles Investing in Infrastructure Interview […]

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Apr 22
2018

In a Flash | Ontario Proposes Minimum Pay Rates for Government Contracts

In a Flash Ontario Proposes Minimum Pay Rates for Government Contracts April 18, 2018 Premier Kathleen Wynne introduced the Government Contract Wages Act, 2018 (the “Act”), on April 17, 2018. The proposed Act, if passed, would set minimum wages for workers in certain sectors under government contract. If passed, the Act would update the existing […]

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Apr 22
2018

OCoT Ramping Up Construction Inspections

Good Morning, According to a news release dated April 10th, the Ontario College of Trades is ramping up its compliance and enforcement activities in the construction sector.  The release states that these efforts: ·         Will apply the College’s new compliance and enforcement policy ·         will be strategically targeted and risk-based ·         will be conducted by officers who have […]

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Apr 22
2018

COCA Submission to the Expert Review of Prompt Payment and Adjudication on Federal Construction Contracts

March 27, 2018   Bruce Reynolds & Sharon Vogel Singleton Reynolds 150 King Street West Suite 2512 PO Box 24 Toronto, ON M5H 1J9 Dear Bruce and Sharon, The Council of Ontario Construction Associations (“COCA”) is a federation of 29 construction associations representing approximately 10,000 general and trade contractors that perform work in the industrial, […]

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Apr 22
2018

Advantage Steel Monthly – March 2018

Features Ontario’s Fairness in Procurement Act, Bill 194, is ordered for Third Reading U.S. President Donald Trump provisionally exempts Canada from steel import tariff CISC Educators Forum in Ottawa an undeniable success CISC Steel Bridge Certification Standard – 3rd Edition, 2018 is now available for download Exclusive online advertising opportunities on the CISC website for […]

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