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November 28, 2019

Early construction on Gordie Howe bridge progressing, footings for main towers to be installed over winter

All four of the $5.7 billion project’s main components, including the 2.5-kilometre bridge itself, are progressing simultaneously and on schedule

Saskatoon recovers all of the $1M lost in internet scam involving construction fraudster

The city was duped earlier this year by someone impersonating the chief financial officer of a construction company that had a contract with the city

Trimble, Hilti and robot maker Boston Dynamics join forces to build autonomous construction robot

It won’t directly take part in the building process like some other emerging robots, but the prototype aims to take on a number of repetitive tasks currently falling on human shoulders
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Federal law at heart of western anger up for debate as Liberals begin outreach

Bill C-69 overhauls the environmental assessment of major projects. Critics argue it will further mire natural resources development in red tape » Read More

Ontario auditor general finds cancellation of under construction wind farm, other projects 'reasonable'

The Progressive Conservatives scrapped hundreds of green energy contracts approved by the previous government at the estimated cost of $231 million after entering office » Read More

Power Curbers introduces next generation of 5700 Series curb machine

The model features a number of enhancements, such as the new SlipSmart Control System, improved cross-slope control and an enhanced wand-activated high-pressure water system » Read More

Kinshofer introduces KFX-Series Breakers

With 14 distinct models in the series, operators have a wide range of weight and power options » Read More

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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World of Concrete

Date: Feb. 4-7
Location: Las Vegas
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