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  By Robin MacLennan Ontario Constructio News staff writer Interested in where, when and how taller buildings will be built in Kingston? The city is inviting input on an Issues and Options Paper that will lay the groundwork for a mid-rise and tall...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Cold weather and snow won’t stop construction on the multidisciplinary arts centre in downtown Sudbury. The construction for Place des Arts on the corner of Larch and Elgin streets started behind schedule in August and will...
Stories of success, achievement and recognition By Donna Mayer Special to Ontario Construction News Women are making their mark as leaders in the construction industry across Northern Ontario. Ten of them caught our eye and we have named them the Top 10...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Queens University in Kingston is preparing to build a new five-story residence building. The structure will have between 315 and 335 beds, and the university says construction will start next May. The university says it decided on...
Ontario Construction News Quebec-based Corbec Steel is expanding to Hamilton, building a galvanizing plant in the Red Hill Business Park at a cost of $50 million and $100 million. Corbec announced the plan last Thursday, for its first plant in Ontario...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The County of Simcoe and the Town of Innisfil are submitting separate multi-million-dollar projects for funding from the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program for community, culture and recreation projects. Simcoe County is partnering with the Ethnic...
By Robin MacLennan Ontario Construction News staff writer The City of Guelph and the owners of the Dolime Quarry have reached a potential solution to address concerns about how operations at the quarry could affect the city’s drinking water. If approved by...
By Susanna MacLeod Special to Ontario Construction Report “The front, with its seven towers, the central one rising to an altitude of 180 feet, will expose one of the handsomest buildings in America,” Harper’s Weekly writers gushed on Dec. 24, 1859,...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The City of Orillia will spend $55 million on major construction projects over the next eight years, including a downtown revitalization estimated to cost $18 million. The price tag - in today’s dollars - includes the...
The Globe and Mail has published an article saying that executives of Bondfield Construction Ltd. "participated in a scheme in which the company paid $80-million in suspicious invoices to suppliers who channeled some of the money back to company...
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