by Joe Wrobel Canadian Construction Association (CCA) chair Joe Wrobel originally wrote this article for association's weekly newsletter. Boardrooms are often considered “old boys’ clubs” – with like-minded directors who know each other well. While this atmosphere can strengthen friendships and...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Members of the Construction and Design Alliance of Ontario (CDAO) and the Construction Employers Coalition (CEC) are encouraging all workers and Ontario residents to download the new COVID Alert app launched by the Ontario and federal governments. The broader...
By Phil Gillies, executive director, Ontario Construction Consortium (OCC) Special to Ontario Construction News All facets of our society were upended by the COVID 19 pandemic, and that includes the programs for apprentices in Ontario’s 90-plus training centres. These union and...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Ontario General Contractors Association (OGCA) president Giovanni Cautillo made a presentation to the provincial legislature’s Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs on Tuesday. In his presentation, Cautillo recommended that legislators change the rules apply pandemic...
Planning for the Ontario Line subway expansion in Toronto should continue even though transit ridership has declined as a result of COVID-19, two veteran transportation planners indicated in a podcast kicked off this week by the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance...