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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Sep 25
2018

Timber’s Cautionary Tale; Elon Musk’s Tunnel Team; Strike Slows Washington St. Work; Crossrail Delay

Risk News SECOND GUESSES Showcase for Mass Timber Structures Turns Into a Cautionary Tale CONTRACT STRIFE Strike Slows or Halts Numerous Projects Across Western Washington State TRADE FRICTION  NAFTA Talks Continue With No Change So Far in Steel Tariffs MARKET DISRUPTERS Elon Musk Fills Out His Transportation Tunnel Team MISSED MARKS Opening of London’s Massive Crossrail Project Delayed Until Fall […]

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Sep 25
2018

Advantage Steel Monthly – August 2018

Features The 2018 Canadian Steel Conference Technical Session Program is Now Available to View! Register for this year’s conference today! Minister of Finance Announces Plans to Implement Safeguard Tariffs on Steel Products Quebec Government Re-Evaluates the Lowest Bidder Model CISC Promotes the Strength of Steel at 2018 Small & Medium Span Bridge Conference Canadian Government […]

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Sep 3
2018

The Iron Messenger: An IMPACT Publication, August 2018 Issue

Industrial Info   IMPACT provides Industrial Information Resources’ (IIR) PEC reports to partner Local Unions and District Councils. PEC reports identify specific project related data.   Learn More   Two examples:   West Point Vaccine Plant Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Bldg 38a Capacity Expansion   Dalton Grassroot Solar Photovoltaic Module Manufacturing Plant     Dodge Pipeline   […]

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Sep 3
2018

CISC Steel Summit

The Canadian Steel Conference   Technical Sessions Advanced Program   Visit www.canadiansteelconference.ca for more info!   We’ve invited the steel industry’s leading experts to join us in Halifax N.S. on September 19-21, 2018 to share their knowledge and expertise. Over the course of three days, we’ll be hosting a variety of multi-track technical sessions to […]

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Sep 3
2018

August 2018 2-Minute News from the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association

IHSA Safety Talk: Backing Vehicles Every year, workers are killed and injured by backing vehicles and machinery. If you work in the homebuilding, ICI, heavy civil, or road building industry, you have an increased likelihood of getting struck by heavy equipment. That’s why in September and October, the Ontario Ministry of Labour will be focusing […]

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Sep 3
2018

COCA August 2018 Government Relations Report

Good morning COCA Members,   Please find attached COCA’s August 2018 edition of the Government Relations Report.   In the August issue:   What’s Happened & What to Expect in the Legislature Construction Health and Safety Blitzes Bill 5 Races Through the Legislature and Becomes Law Ford Makes Good on Audit Promise Ford Government’s Accomplishments […]

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