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Canadian housing starts trend lower in May

Standalone May SAAR of starts rose by eight per cent, but six-month moving average still dipped.

Mass timber office building opens in Vancouver

New high-performance cross-laminated timber office building welcomes occupants.

Yukon’s Kudz Ze Kayah project to proceed to regulatory stage

The governments of Canada and Yukon have reached a decision that will allow the mine development proposal to continue on path to possible approval.
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New options available for vocational truck line

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Concrete surface grinders

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RESCON Housing Supply Summit 2.0

October 6, 2022
Location: Virtual/Online
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Bauma 2022

October 24-30, 2022
Location: Munich, Germany
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BUILDEX Alberta 2022

October 26-27, 2022
Location: Calgary, Alberta
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Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology

October 27-28, 2022
Location: Woodbridge, Ontario
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