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Ontario Construction News staff writer There’s increasing demand and a largely untapped market for all suites hotels in Canada – and Hilton Hotels and local developers are creating an impressive pipeline of opportunities for designers and builders who can combine...
By Sarah Jean Maher Ontario Construction News special feature The brand new Home2 Suites in Brantford has just opened with an incredibly rapid 30-day-to-build construction schedule. The six-story, 90-suite project by Hilton Hotels – complete with a number of amenities including a...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The planned project at 235-245 Queen St. E. in Toronto by developer One Properties has evolved several times since it was first proposed in 2016, DataBid.com reports in its blog. The site is located on the...
By Michael Kulchisky Special to Ontario Construction News In comparing the U.S. to Canada, there are both similarities and differences between the two countries. Here’s a look at the key considerations that engineering and construction (E&C) should be thinking about on...
By Carlyle Laurie Special to Ontario Construction News The Halton Region of Southern Ontario will inject $4.3 billion into infrastructure projects over the next 10 years to help provide clean drinking water, ease traffic movement and build sustainable communities for a...
By Carlyle Laurie Special to Ontario Construction News When Peterborough-based Trent University sought inspiration to transform the iconic Bata Library at its campus in 2015, they looked to Mother Nature to provide answers. Four years’ later, when students entered the refurbished landmark...
By Mark Buckshon Ontario Construction News staff writer You will hit a marketing home run if your local newspaper or television station profiles your business on its news program in a positive feature article.  Conversely, you could be forced into bankruptcy...
By Carolyn Gruske Special to Ontario Construction News In fairy tales, pigs have used straw, sticks and bricks to construct their homes. The University of Guelph and Ontario Pork are certainly going to take a higher-tech, more advanced approach to building...
By Carolyn Gruske Special to Ontario Construction News The Region of Waterloo International Airport is one step further along in its $375 million 20-year redevelopment plan. In June, the airport organized the first of three public consultation sessions to discuss future runway...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Ottawa City Council played political football with the planned redevelopment and expansion of the central Chateau Laurier Hotel this week. In the end the hotel owner’s Larco Investments Inc. received the green light to tear...
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ADR Chambers selected as Authorized Nominating Authority for Ontario Construction Act’s dispute resolution system

Ontario Construction News staff writer ADR Chambers, which describes itself as “the world’s largest dispute resolution service provider” has been selected as the Authorized Nominating...

OPG prepares to rebuild Calabogie hydro electric generating station

Ontario Construction News staff writer Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is preparing for a major rebuild of the Calabogie hydro-electric generating station, one of the utility’s...

Crown and Plaza Partners team-up for mixed-use Mississauga redevelopment

Ontario Construction News staff writer Crown Realty Partners and Plaza Partners say they have jointly acquired 30 Eglinton Ave. W., at the intersection of Eglinton...