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On-Site announces Canada’s Top Contractors for 2020

Our annual report showcases the largest contractors in Canada in the Top 40, as well as the Top Five Under 50 employees. This year’s report is available now

Delivering through the pandemic: Canam helps speed grocery distribution projects as demand skyrockets

Just as COVID-19 has changed the way consumers fill their carts, the pandemic will prompt a long-term shift in how construction stakeholders interact on job sites

Contractors should take steps to maximize surety credit as COVID-19 threatens to toughen market

Strong construction industry performance has led to favourable terms and fairly easy-to-come-by surety bonds in recent years. The pandemic looks likely to change this

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Key infection control guidelines for your job site

There’s still a risk of spreading the COVID-19 virus, so any business – including a construction site – that is open needs a plan for infection control based on government and industry best practices. That plan must be communicated to employees, contractors, and trades, and updated as necessary. » Learn more

Feds, N.W.T. commit to $20M project to add another link to eventual Mackenzie Valley Highway

The 14-kilometre all-season road in central Northwest Territories will eliminate the need to construct a winter road through the area each year » Read More

PCL leans on modular construction expertise for COVID-19 testing, vaccination pods

Along with safer COVID-19 testing in the short-term, the retrofitted sea cans can be adapted to deliver vaccines and for other health care needs » Read More

Liebherr pushes four-axle LTM 1120-4.1 into new performance class

The new model increases lift capacity by about 18 per cent compared to its predecessor and allows for its telescopic boom to be extended 217 feet (66 metres) » Read More

Deere debuts two new trenchers for light-duty tasks

Designed for agricultural and light construction applications, the TC36 and TC48 are equipped with a spring-loaded trencher boom that reduces system shock » Read More

List of construction events cancelled or postponed due to COVID-19

Essentially all live industry events across Canada remain in a holding pattern as companies keep business travel to a minimum and governments keep a lid on large gatherings » Read More