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Lafarge teams up with Calgary-based carbon company to reduce concrete’s footprint

Carbon Upcycling Technologies produces an additive that it says makes concrete stronger and more sustainable – reducing impact by up to 25 per cent on a lifecycle basis.

Ontario launches virtual training hub for construction supervisors

$3 million investment will help professionals learn the skills they need to mentor and train their team.

Municipal transportation infrastructure getting $76 million makeover in Manitoba

In Thompson alone, more than 20 kilometres of deteriorating road structure will be upgraded and resurfaced.
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Message for Ottawa

Heavy construction associations have message for Ottawa: Focus on the trade corridors

“Strategic, long-term investment in infrastructure – particularly trade-enabling infrastructure – is our way to building back better,” says WCR&HCA in a letter to the federal government. » Read more

Manitoba releases final design to improve Highway 52 safety

Proposed improvements are based on the EngageMB responses of about 370 participants and take into consideration future growth, speed concerns, traffic patterns and pedestrian crossings. » Read more

Holcim launches ECOPlanet, cement with a lower carbon footprint

Available in Canada, the green cement delivers a 30 per cent lower carbon footprint with what the company calls “equal to superior performance.” » Read more

Terex reports strong quarter as sales hit $1 billion

Profit hits $72.3 million in a sign of continuing economic recovery. In the same period last year, the company reported a loss of $3.2 million. » Read more

Project Co-ordinator

Progressive Ventures Construction is looking for a full-time professional in Terrace, B.C. Pay is $28 to $45 per hour. » Apply now

Senior Project Manager

Tlicho Community Builders in Yellowknife is hiring for this senior position that oversees site superintendents and monitors construction sites. » Apply now