Ontario Construction News staff writer The Labourers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA) will be adopting a Waterloo company’s contract-tracing application to help enhance safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement, Facedrive Inc. said the TraceSCAN app developed by Facedrive...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The Niagara Region ranked 5th best place in Canada to purchase real estate in the early months of 2020, and now many top officials and residents are wondering what the economic outlook looks like post-COVID-19. When...
Ottawa Construction News staff writer Ottawa’s municipal planning and agricultural/rural affairs committees have voted to approve what city staff describe as a “moderate” expansion of the urban boundary as part of its growth management strategy for the city’s new Official...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The COVID-19 pandemic is a ticking time bomb for many construction industry trade contractors, with a potential major cash crunch in the fall, says Sandra Skivsky, chair of the National Trade Contractors Council of Canada...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Researchers at Ryerson University in Toronto are conducting a survey to quantify an often-considered challenge of the design construction community – where shortcuts at the architectural and engineering design process result in costly problems downstream...