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REHAU suspends operations in Russia

REHAU has seen the development of the crisis and the suffering of the people in Ukraine with shock and great concern. We have decided to suspend our operations in Russia and Belarus until further notice.

Alberta passes prompt payment law

Alberta has amended its Builders’ Lien Act to include a 28-day period for project owners to pay general contractors and a seven-day period for contractors to pay subcontractors once they are paid. It also puts in place an adjudication process allowing payment disputes to be resolved more quickly than through courts.

Value of building permits falls in January: StatsCan

The total value of building permits decreased 8.8% to $10.1 billion in January. The residential sector fell 11.6% to $6.7 billion, while the non-residential sector declined 2.7% to $3.4 billion.

Editorial: The price of uncertainty

It was probably inevitable that this pandemic was eventually going to lead to some kind of social unrest. You just can’t interfere with the lives and habits of people forever without encountering pushback, no matter how justified your cause. And when you add the fear and suspicion that comes with disease, a volatile cocktail of emotion is created that constantly threatens to boil over.
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Fenestration Conversations Episode #32: The Right Kind of Help – Jason Neal, SAWDAC

SAWDAC executive director, Jason Neal, joins the conversation for an update on the activities of his association and a discussion about the right way forward for government programs like the Greener Homes Grant. From his perch representing window dealers across the country, Neal has some novel ideas for the best way to support our industry as we’re asked to install higher performing products. But the conversation doesn’t stop there, as Neal gets into some economic analysis and shares data from member surveys carried out by SAWDAC. » Listen now

Digital Press Operator

Pronto Reproductions Ltd is looking for a Digital Press Operator who will be responsible for press operations, maintenance, quality control and production. » Learn more

Junior Buyer/ Buyer (Packaging)

Reporting to Sr. Supply Chain Procurement Manager, the Junior Buyer/ Buyer role is to support implementations of material cost management in master data. The position will also be supporting new product developments in secondary and tertiary packaging materials. » Learn more

Manufacturing Engineer

Fostet Manufacturing is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team at our facility in Guelph. With over 16 turning and milling centres, we are a Precision CNC plant that works within a variety of industries such as: automotive, defense, oil & gas, mining, marine and several commercial applications. » Learn more

NFRC Spring Meeting

Date: March 21 - March 23, 2022 »

AVFQ Annual Conference

Date: February 10 - February 11, 2022 »