Ontario Construction News staff writer Ottawa’s housing market both for new and resale homes declined abruptly in late March and April as the COVID-19 lockdown took hold, but there are indications that the city will fare relatively well as the...
Ontario Construction News staff writer. Heads of Canada's cement and concrete industry last Thursday released a Joint Declaration calling on the federal government to prioritize construction and strategic infrastructure spending to help boost Canada's economic recovery from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. "A successful...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The Surety Association of Canada (SAC) says it has given the go-ahead for a new specialty bond form designed for use with Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) projects.The new bond template had been under development for...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The Ontario General Contractors Association (OGCA) says some large public sector organizations are playing fast and loose with prompt payment provisions within the Ontario Construction Act and are setting unrealistic contractural requirements for project completions...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Giovanni Cautillo has been appointed as president of the Ontario General Contractors Association (OGCA), representing businesses that build about 70 per cent of the province’s industrial, commercial and institutional projects. Cautillo will work with outgoing president...