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November 1, 2018

Aecon takes advantage of ‘robust’ infrastructure market to secure record backlog

12 months after announcing it would be acquired by a state-owned Chinese firm, the contractor remains firmly Canadian and has lined up a record backlog of construction work

Inquiry begins into past SNC offshore activity; conviction could bar firm from federal work for 10 years

A Quebec judge will determine if fraud and corruption charges for company activity in Libya merit a trial. A conviction could sideline a major player in Canada’s construction industry

Calgary 2026 Olympic Games bid remains alive

With restoration and new construction work required, playing host to the games would be a boon for the city’s builders


Stringent use of written change orders risking construction delays, cost overruns

Scope of work (SOW) changes often require a formal change order, a practice that could be holding the industry back » Read More

Turkey opens new Istanbul Airport, looks to overtake Atlanta as world's largest

Construction has been marred by dozens of deaths, with workers’ unions blaming the rush to complete the project » Watch video

JLG offers cold weather package for SkyTrak telehanders

Features of the package include a hydraulic tank heater, battery heater, breather heater and cold weather fluids, such as hydraulic oil and antifreeze » Read More

Case rolls out TV450 compact track loader

The compact track loader offers heavy-duty front and side lights, front cylinder guards, a heavy-duty rear door, remote oil and fuel filters and debris ingression sealing » Read More
BC Hydro

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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