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November 14, 2019

Construction industry loses 21,300 jobs in October, led by declines in Quebec, Ontario

Several months with big gains and others with considerable losses have left Canada’s construction labour market only marginally ahead of where it was a year ago

What construction stakeholders need to know to navigate Ontario’s new adjudication regime

Introduced along with prompt payment, adjudication is intended to be a “swift justice” process for parties to resolve payment disputes

Provinces step up with new funds to boost trades during National Skilled Trades and Technology Week

Alberta, Newfoundland and Labrador and Ontario all announced new funding for trades-related programs


Nova Scotia ditches P3 model for Cape Breton health centres

The province offered little explanation for the change of heart, saying only that a so-called traditional build would be faster » Read More

Southern Alberta village council burns proposed biowaste incinerator

The plant would have created 22 full-time jobs and provided tax revenue for the community. Residents were concerned about emissions » Read More

Bobcat introduces E26 compact excavator

The E26 has been redesigned for optimal performance, uptime protection and operator comfort. Minimal tail overhang allows it to work in limited-space environments » Read More

Deere brings out new mechanical angle blade for 950K, 1050K crawler dozers

Designed based on customer feedback, the blade can be angled side to side, making jobs like backfilling and rough grading easier » Read More
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P3 2019

Date: Nov. 18-19
Location: Toronto
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The Buildings Show

Date: Dec. 4-6
Location: Toronto
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Canadian Concrete Expo

Date: Jan. 22-23
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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