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Federal Government Launches Public Call for Applications to National Housing Council

Written by Donna Maye The federal ninister responsible for housing in Canada has launched a public call for applications to serve on the country’s first...

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Federal Government Launches Public Call for Applications to National Housing Council

Written by Donna Maye The federal ninister responsible for housing in Canada has launched a public call for applications to serve on the country’s first...
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Federal Government Launches Public Call for Applications to National Housing Council

Written by Donna Maye The federal ninister responsible for housing in Canada has launched a public call for applications to serve on the country’s first National Housing Council. The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children...

Joseph K. Seidner Award presented to NRC Director Philip Rizcallah

Written by Kristen Frisa Philip Rizacallah, director of research and development, construction at the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada was presented with the Joseph K. Seidner Award on August 13, in recognition of his...

Strong demand for office space helps drive urban development: Avison Young report

Written by Ontario Construction News staff According to Avison Young’s Mid-Year 2019 Global Office Report, some of the world’s larger markets are finding it tough to meet demand for office space, spurring on plenty of...

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12,000 plumbers and pipefitters join sheet-metal workers in province-wide strike

Ontario Construction News staff writer Almost a month after Ontario’s unionized sheet metal construction workers walked off the job in a dispute relating to hours...
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12,000 plumbers and pipefitters on precipice of province-wide strike as negotiations falter

Ontario Construction News staff writer Unless a last-minute settlement is achieved, 12,000 Ontario plumbers and pipefitters will walk off the job on Tuesday, joining sheet...
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12,000 plumbers and pipefitters say they are prepared to join sheet metal workers on...

Ontario Construction News staff writer A dispute about work hours and union hiring hall procedures that has caused sheet metal workers to be on strike...
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Labour shortage and unionized market share at root of sheet metal workers’ strike, say...

Ontario Construction News staff writer As the strike of thousands of Ontario unionized sheet metal workers enters its eighth week, the dispute has turned into...
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Plumbers, pipefitters put strike action on hold for 48 hours after receiving last-second...

Ontario Construction News staff writer Final-second negotiations between the Ontario Pipe Trades Council (OPTC) and the Mechanical Contractors Association of Ontario (MCAO) have led to...