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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Aug 7
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – August 6, 2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here City of Ottawa likely to appeal $4.5 million court decision in favour of developer The City of Ottawa has initiated the appeal process against a $4.5 million settlement award granted to Charlesfort Developments Ltd. by the Superior Court of Justice. The development company began proceedings […]

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Aug 7
2019

Changing Construction Market Challenges Project Managers to Evolve | 2019-07-31 | Engineering News-Record

Source: ENR.com Read full article here Construction companies face the same challenges as technology companies and must be willing to embrace new technology to do their work As professionals who work in program, project and construction management, much of the work we do is fundamentally the same as it was three decades ago—even though we […]

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Aug 7
2019

Employment & Labour Law Update – Management Counsel Newsletter – August 2019

Greetings! Employment & Labour Law Update – August 2019 – Sherrard Kuzz LLP Employment & Labour Lawyers We hope you enjoy our August 2019 edition of Management Counsel (attached).  Our newsletter is published several times a year to highlight important issues in Canadian employment and labour law.  In this edition, we address two topics:   No Contracting Out of Employment […]

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Aug 7
2019

COCA July 2019 Government Relations Report

Good afternoon COCA members, Please find attached the July 2019 issue of COCA’s Government Relations Report. July 2019 GR Report In the July Issue: Attorney General Designates Authorized Nominating Authority PCs to Review Appointments Former Minister of Infrastructure Dead at 54 Two Candidates Officially Registered for Ontario Liberal Party Leadership Former Liberal MPPs With Federal […]

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Aug 7
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – July 29, 2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here. New Distillery District proposal revealed to Toronto Design Review Panel Ontario Construction News staff writer Designers responsible for Toronto’s 31R Parliament, a proposed development for the Distillery District, revealed its updated design to attendees at the July 18 Toronto Design Review Panel. The plan includes […]

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Aug 6
2019

UPDATE ON NEGOTIATION OF 2019-2022 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT

I am writing to update contractors on the negotiation of the 2019-2022 ICI sector collective agreement between the Ontario Erectors Association, Incorporated (the “OEA”) and the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Ironworkers and Ironworkers District Council of Ontario (the “Ironworkers”). Background In our earlier communication, we noted the Ironworkers had not yet […]

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Jul 29
2019

CISC Weekly Bulletin | July 26, 2019

CISC WEEKLY BULLETIN The #1 source for Canada’s steel construction industry news, updates & technical resources #WeAreSteel Industry News Parliamentary Secretary O’Connell announces support for more than 818 Canadian steel workers in southern Ontario The Government of Canada announced a $20-million investment in CISC Member, Gerdau, as part of an $81.2-million project that will create […]

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Jul 29
2019

Stop Use & Recall Notice 3M™ DBI-SALA(R) Nano-Lok™ edge Twin-Leg Self Retracting Lifelines

Stop Use & Recall Notice IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED 3M™ DBI-SALA® Nano-Lok™ edge Twin-Leg Self Retracting Lifeline July 25th, 2019 Dear 3M Fall Protection Distributor: 3M Fall Protection announces an immediate stop use and product recall of the 3M™ DBI-SALA® Nano-Lok™edge and Wrap Back Twin-Leg Self Retracting Lifelines. The twin-leg Nano-Lokedge is part of a personal […]

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