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:
Feb 26
2020

Your Winter 2020 edition of the Labour-Management Network e-New

WINTER 2020 ISSUE Minister McNaughton and CPO attend 2019 PLMHSC annual meeting with L-M Network Co-Chairs, and IHSA AGM In October 2019, the annual Provincial Labour-Management Health and Safety Committee annual meeting with the Labour-Management Network co-chairs was combined with the IHSA Annual General meeting. The event was well attended by many of the co-chairs […]

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Posted:
Feb 18
2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter 02/18/2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here L-PAT rules in favour of Hidden Quarry; Ontario’s Green MPP disappointed – READ MORE Private school hopes to build residence tower in downtown London – READ MORE ‘Substantial completion’ of renovations at University of Ottawa Heart Institute brings seven-year project to a ‘near end’ –  READ MORE […]

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Posted:
Feb 18
2020

NEW COURSE – Fundamentals of Cost Estimating and Bidding for Beginners (Now Available in Canada)

IMPACT will be offering a new course in Canada called Fundamentals of Cost Estimating and Bidding for Beginners (structural steel only). This course is available at no cost to our members. There is no pre-work required for the course, and the course is 5 days long. Details of the course are provided below and a […]

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Posted:
Feb 18
2020

Novel Coronavirus – What Employers Should Know

January 28, 2020 With news of the Wuhan Novel Coronavirus (“Coronavirus”) making headlines internationally and two positive cases now in Toronto (one confirmed and one presumptive), risk of potential exposure may cause concern for employees and employers. In this environment of heightened awareness, an employer must balance its legal obligation to take every reasonable precaution […]

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Posted:
Jan 29
2020

COCA January 2020 Government Relations Report

Please find below the January 2020 edition of COCA’s Government Relations Report. The January 2020 issue includes: McNaughton Announces Funding for Pre-Apprenticeship Programs COCA’s Pre-Budget Submission Upcoming Ontario Byelections NORCAT Opens GTA Office A Primer on the Current Education Labour Dispute Corey Getting Ready to Leave Infrastructure Ontario Nominations for National Association’s New Governance Framework […]

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Posted:
Jan 27
2020

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – 01/27/20

Ottawa Public Library and Archives Canada design unveiled (READ MORE) Ontario’s first French-language university – Université de l’Ontario français – will be located in Toronto and open its doors to students in September 2021 (READ MORE) Hamilton breaks development record with more than $1.5 billion in construction in 2019 (READ MORE) Anger, drama fuel meeting […]

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