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INTERVIEW: Alberta’s Minister of Economic Development & Trade on Fort McMurray rebuilding contracts

Deron Bilous wants local businesses to be hired 'first and foremost' » Read full article

Toronto area construction strikes to end “in two weeks or less,” builders’ group predicts

The Residential Construction Council of Ontario (RESCON) says that existing legislation in the province will put an end to the strikes by June 15th - at the latest » Read full article

Schluter Systems: Training the next generation of tile setters at Skills Canada

This year's competition takes place June 6-7 in Moncton, NB » Read full article

Are you a Guide or a Director? You should be both!

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Ontario Ministry of Labour consults on hazard awareness training for every construction worker

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ENERGY STAR Canada names JELD-WEN of Canada Manufacturer of the year – windows and doors – 2016.

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“I don’t see what’s wrong with a man getting old pushing a wheelbarrow instead of a pen.”

Steve Maxwell's editorial, "Avoiding The Young Contractor Trap," touched a nerve with this 50-year-old contractor » more info

Why do we have to PAY to access the National Building Code?

We have "paid for it countless times over" in taxes and fees, says this Certified Engineering Technologist » more info

“Violence” complaints about March/April cover are “political correctness,” contractor says

We got five complaints. OK everyone else, let us have it. BTW, full marks to Jeanne and David for their spirit of fun. » more info