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October 25, 2018
BC Hydro

32 metres beneath Toronto: A look underground at the Eglinton Crosstown’s deepest station

More than 100 feet under busy mid-town Toronto, construction crews are working 24 hours a day on the country’s biggest transit project

Cannabis in the workplace: We need an accurate measure of impairment

It’s legal after 95 years of prohibition. Now, Canadian companies, particularly those in high risk industries like construction, need to figure out how to cope

500 workers sent home from Muskrat Falls job site; Nalcor blames pay trouble with contractor Astaldi

The crown-owned utility says the site’s main contractor has already earned all the funds it’s eligible to make under its construction contract, leaving employees in the lurch
Buildings Show


Five tips for long-term savings on fleet maintenance

You can save a lot of money short-term by forgoing maintenance, but you will be replacing all of your equipment a lot sooner than you’d hoped. Here are some simple solutions to make machines last » Read More

China opens world’s longest sea-crossing bridge, linking Hong Kong to mainland

The engineering feat a decade in the making cost approximately US$20 billion to build. It includes an undersea tunnel as well as about 420,000 tonnes of steel plating » Watch video

Genie introduces material carrier attachment for DC and RT scissor lift models

The Lift Tools material carrier attachment is designed for the company’s GS-2669, GS-3369 and GS-4069 DC and RT scissor lifts with a capacity up to 700 pounds, 500 pounds, and 350 pounds, respectively » Read More
John Deere

John Deere rolls out grade indication for skid steers, compact track loaders

The indication, available for G-Series skid steer and compact track loader models, offers a readout of the cross slope and main-fall slope of the machine as well as relative and absolute slope readouts » Read More

P3 2018

Date: November 5-6
Location: Toronto, ON
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Canadian Concrete Expo

Date: February 6-7
Location: Mississauga, ON
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