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Permanent repairs coming to Coquihalla and Highway 1

B.C. continues to build back from last year’s severe flooding that washed out numerous sections of roads in the province.

Losing paper to improve safety

Five advantages of electronic data capture and analysis for safety processes.

Mass timber fire test lives up to expectations

Fire performance of mass timber construction shown to be similar to non-combustible building products.

Sponsored Spotlight 

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Canada in need of 3.5 million housing units

CMHC: Canada's housing supply shortage has led to a loss of affordability, and a need of more housing. » Read More

Surface preparation products

Husqvarna Construction’s recently rebranded Blastrac and Diamatic surface preparation product range, which includes floor scrapers, shavers, scarifiers and floor grinders, is available in Canada and the United States. The company offers walk-behind and ride-on floor scrapers that can be used to remove soft and hard resilient floor coverings, adhesives and coatings. Power options include electric, battery and propane. » Read More


Waterproof women’s work boot

With the CSA women’s San Jose, KEEN Utility offers the brand’s familiar San Jose work boot, but built for the unique fit needs of today’s tradeswoman. This waterproof all-leather boot offers safety, performance and comfort. A KEEN.LUFTcell midsole provides air-infused comfort with nearly 100,000 air bubbles per cubic centimetre and designed to reduce foot fatigue over time. » Read More

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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