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Construction to begin on Daly Overpass in Manitoba

Demolition will soon begin to support the redevelopment of the Daly Overpass (PTH 10) in Brandon, Man., Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced.

70 per cent of Canadian construction firms as or more productive than before the pandemic: Procore research

Procore revealed the results of its inaugural How We Build Now Canada survey, which showed that more than 70 per cent of Canadian construction companies responding had as many or more projects during the first six months of the COVID-19 pandemic compared to before.

New project will replace Charlottetown’s only city-owned bridge

The eastern end of Charlottetown will be getting a new bridge next year. City council recently approved a recommendation from its standing committee on parks, recreation and leisure to replace the Wright’s Creek Bridge at a cost of $1.3 million.

Biodiversity, permits, pandemic and more discussed at Quarry Tech Virtual Event

Industry professionals from across Canada joined Rock to Road magazine for its first-ever virtual Quarry Tech event October 28. From permitting and licensing, to biodiversity and COVID-19, speakers shared their knowledge and answered questions during a question and answer period.
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One More Load: Freeland’s experience is key

Chris Lorenc says the appointment of Chrystia Freeland to lead the federal finance portfolio elevates the right person at the right time, to deliver what this country needs. And her experience will be vital for future prosperity of Canada. » Read more...

OSSGA responds to Mill Creek Stewards letter

Norm Cheesman, executive director of the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (OSSGA), responded to an article from the Mill Creek Stewards published on November 3rd. » Read more...

Opinion: four ways earthmoving simulators help increase operational efficiency

CM Labs shared a blog post on four different ways simulation training help bridge the gap between theory and practice when it comes to earthmoving. » Read more...

New compact large-capacity primary crusher for above and underground applications

Metso Outotec is launching an extension to its primary gyratory crusher range: The SUPERIOR MKIII 6275UG. The new crusher, which can be used in different types of applications, provides large capacity with significant savings in CAPEX and operating costs. » Read more...

SHCA Annual Fall Convention

November 26 to 27, 2020
Location: Regina, Sask.
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The Buildings Show

December 2 to 4, 2020
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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2021 Virtual Sand Schools

February 9 to 10, 2021
Location: Virtual
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World of Asphalt 2021

March 9 to 11, 2021
Location: Atlanta, Ga.
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World of Concrete 2021

June 8 to June 10, 2021
Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
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Hillhead 2021

June 22 to 24, 2021
Location: Buxton, U.K.
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