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Mind the labour gap: Construction industry needs to recruit 307,000 workers over next decade

The latest BuildForce forecast projects continued growth in construction through the mid-2020s. Combined with retirements, the added labour required to keep up with demand will create a substantial gap

Pipeline protests impact B.C. legislature and Canada’s rail network

Demonstrations and blockades related to construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline in B.C. have stalled train traffic as far away as Ontario and Quebec

Acciona, Aecon finalize contract to build new $1.4B Pattullo Bridge in Vancouver area

Early work is scheduled to get underway shortly. Current design plans leave the bridge at four-lanes, though allow it to be widened to six lanes
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Infrastructure bank takes on advisory role on proposed $1.6B power, fibre link between Manitoba and Nunavut

The project team says the 1,200-kilometre Kivalliq Hydro-Fibre Link would lower power costs and vastly improve internet speeds » Read More

Ford Super Duty shows its capability in the desert

The updated heavy-duty pick-up packs up to 475 hp under the hood in its 2020 model. It’s also a capable off-roader for a wide range of applications » Read More

Case announces PT240D pneumatic tire roller for asphalt paving

With a compaction width of 78.2 inches, the new roller is built for sub-base and asphalt compaction on large-scale road and highway projects » Read More

Dentec introduces new line of eye protection focused on comfort, safety

The full lineup of new frames and lenses meet CSA standards, while offering UV protection and anti-scratch protection » Read More


Date: March 10-14
Location: Las Vegas
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2020 ICRI Spring Convention

Date: March 23-25
Location: Vancouver
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Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show

Date: April 2-3
Location: Moncton, N.B.
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