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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Jul 10
2019

Policy Update – PLMHSC – July 3, 2019

Please see the attached Policy Update presentation at today’s PLMHSC meeting. PLMHSC Policy Update 2018-07-03 Final Best Regards, Dean Dunn Vice President, Stakeholder and Public Relations   Tel: 226 821-0713 ddunn@ihsa.ca www.ihsa.ca Infrastructure Health & Safety Association 21 Voyager Court, South Etobicoke, ON, Canada  M9W 5M7 Head Office: 416-674-2726 Toll Free: 1-800-263-5024

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Jun 29
2019

Steel Day 2019

Steel Day 2019 This interactive day will be a networking event for everyone in the construction and structural steel industry. Across the country, steel fabricators, steel mill producers, service centers, steel erectors and steel detailers will open their doors and offer guided tours of their facilities, workstations and their offices. Architects, engineers, contractors and developers, […]

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Jun 29
2019

COCA – June 2019 Government Relations Report

Good afternoon COCA Members, Please find attached the June 2019 Issue of COCA’s Government Relations Report. June 2019 GR Report In the June issue:​ Construction Executive Officers in Rate Framework COCA Honours Construction Leaders Massive Ford Cabinet Shakeup Resignation of Premier’s Chief of Staff More Significant Than Cabinet Shuffle PayPrompt Solves Contractors Construction Act Challenges […]

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Jun 29
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – June 24, 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 06/24/2019 Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Labour shortage and unionized market share at root of sheet metal workers’ strike, say employers Ontario Construction News staff writer […]

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Jun 28
2019

CISC Weekly Bulletin | June 21, 2019

CISC WEEKLY BULLETIN The #1 source for Canada’s steel construction industry news, updates & technical resources #WeAreSteel Federal Prompt Payment Act to Become Law; Budget Implementation Act passes Senate of Canada On the evening of June 20, 2019, the Senate of Canada passed Bill C-97, The Budget Implementation Act, which included the Prompt Payment for […]

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Posted:
Jun 28
2019

The Federal Government Approves Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion

Dear Members & Associates, Yesterday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the approval of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion, an addition to the existing pipeline that carries crude and refined oil from Alberta through to British Columbia. This expansion is expected to double the current capacity of resources being transported daily, generating millions more dollars per […]

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Jun 18
2019

CISC Advocacy Snapshot | June 2019

CISC ADVOCACY SNAPSHOT The CISC is the voice of the Canadian steel construction industry! We are proud to be the premier organization in creating solutions for the critical issues that challenge the steel construction industry every day. #WeAreSteel U.S. Section 232 Tariffs Lifted Against Canada, U.S. Anti-Dumping Action Continues U.S. Section 232 tariffs against Canada […]

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Posted:
Jun 18
2019

OCS Insights: Students Discover the Construction Trades at Future Building 2019

Thousands of Students Discover Construction Trades at Future Building 2019 Between May 14 and 16, thousands of students from across Eastern Ontario descended on Ottawa for Future Building 2019. From concrete finishing to virtual reality welding to bricklaying to walking a giant iron beam, Future Building provided youth in grades 7-12 a peek into real-life scenarios and […]

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Jun 18
2019

COCA Newsletter – June 2019

Welcome to COCA’s monthly Newsletter. Unless noted otherwise, all articles written by COCA President, Ian Cunningham. View this newsletter as a web page More on the Publication of Substantial Performance   Regular readers of this COCA monthly newsletter may recall that in our last edition we wrote about the theoretical possibility of the marketplace of […]

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