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July 4, 2019
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60,000 cubic metres of rock later, Site C dam crews breakthrough on first of two diversion tunnels [WATCH]

After the long political standoff, construction on the approximately $11 billion hydro project is progressing. Plans calls for diverting the Peace River next fall, clearing the way for work on the main earthfill dam

PCL among consortium picked to build new $750M hospital in Corner Brook, N.L.

Bringing an end to years of false starts on a new hospital for the region, the major construction project is scheduled to start this summer

B.C. shortlists three construction teams for $2.8B Broadway subway extension project

The job includes five kilometres of tunnelling, the construction of six underground stations and the installation of an approximately 700-metre elevated line


Remnants of Italian bridge that collapsed last year demolished in controlled explosion [WATCH]

The fatal collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa last year killed 43 people. Investigators are looking at possible design flaws and poor maintenance as the likely causes » Read More

Montreal's new Champlain bridge fully open as old bridge heads for brief retirement, deconstruction

The ailing 57-year-old bridge required numerous late-life fixes to keep it functional while construction progressed on its modern replacement » Read More

JLG Industries releases material racks for scissor lifts

The racks can support up to 860 pounds of material while allowing two operators on the platform. They also include a foldable cradle that accommodates a variety of building supplies » Read More

John Deere introduces 850L dozer

The dozer includes a larger displacement engine, increased operating weight, new operator station, and several improvements to maximize reliability and durability » Read More

WoodRise 2019

Date: Sept. 30 - Oct. 4
Location: Quebec City
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The Buildings Show

Date: Dec. 4-6
Location: Toronto
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