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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 of work and union hiring hall powers, about 12,000 plumbers and pipefitters laid down their...
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 throughout the province since the weekend of May 4 appears likely to spread to unionized...
Project opportunity information provided by DataBid.com. See more comprehensive information at the DataBid site. Open - Bids/Quotes/Tenders Sector Public Project/Bid No. 13934 DataBid ID 0056020119 Project Location Various/Multiple, Woodstock ON (Oxford) , Canada Project Class Heavy/Civil Industry Heavy/Highway/Utilities Trade General Roadwork Bids Due February 14, 2019 2:00 PM - Electronic Bid Submissions...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Most unions – but the electricians – have agreed to new three year contracts with the Residential Construction Council of Ontario (RESCON), by the time collective bargaining agreements expired in the Greater Toronto Area on...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Sheet Metal Workers’ Union negotiators say they have crafted a comprehensive settlement proposal and communicated this offer to the Ontario Sheet Metal Contractors Association (SMCA) and that the SMCA “has finally agreed to reconvene negotiations”...
A major Ontario general contractor’s surety default “appears likely to go down as the largest loss in Canadian surety history,” broker Petrela Winters & Associates (PWA) says in a recent newsletter. The broker says the default coupled with “several (other)...
Project opportunity information provided by DataBid.com. See more comprehensive information at the DataBid site. Stage Open - Bids/Quotes/Tenders Sector Public Project/Bid No. RFT T2018-019 DataBid ID 0009092818 Project Location Various/Multiple, Komoka ON (Middlesex) , Canada Project Class General Building Industry Restaurants/Retail Trade Liquor/Beer Stores/Wineries/Breweries Construction Type Renovation Stories Single Bids Due October 12,...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Sheet Metal workers in the GTA and Hamilton walked off the job at the close of shift on Friday, May 2 and full-scale labour action and picketing is expected today (May 6). The action includes walk-outs...
Ontario Construction News staff writer An eight-week long strike by thousands of unionized sheet metal workers in Ontario has ended. Negotiators for the Sheet Metal Workers' and Roofers' Union and employers represented by the Ontario Sheet Metal Contractors Association (OSMCA) reached...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The original agreement dates back to 1981 – and the provisions in it seem quite clear: An ongoing commitment between the city, developer and golf course owner to maintain 40 per cent of the land...
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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...