The government of Ontario has unveiled a $28.5 billion expansion to the Toronto’s transit network. "Our government is investing in transportation to bring relief and new opportunities to transit users and commuters," Premier Doug Ford said in a statement. "We announced...
Bondfield Construction Company Ltd. has been granted court protection from its creditors as it faces more than 200 lawsuits and creditor claims, while its surety provider provides funds to keep the business open and allow it to complete current...
City of Toronto staffers have given Aplus General Contractors Corp. a failing grade – and recommended that the contractor be barred from bidding on municipal contracts for three years after asserting that the business failed to properly conduct and...
Davpart wants to build a 55-storey, mixed-use tower in Toronto. The company unveiled plans for the mixed-use tower development, which will be built on a historic site at the intersection of University and Dundas streets. Called The United Building, the 577,818-sq.-ft....
About a day after winning the right to prove its case in a $125 million defamation trial against the Globe and Mail, Bondfield Construction Company Ltd. applied for court protection from its creditors. The contractor's financial woes have already resulted...
The University of Toronto unveiled plans to construct a building at 90 Queen’s Park Crescent. The proposal for the project will come forward for consideration by university governance. The nine-storey building will be designed by architects Diller Scofidio + Renfro....
Project opportunity information provided by DataBid.com. See more comprehensive information at the DataBid site. Open - Bids/Quotes/Tenders Sector Public DataBid ID 0025020119 Project Location Various/Multiple, Kenora ON (Kenora) , Canada Project Class Heavy/Civil Industry Heavy/Highway/Utilities Trade Bridges Bids Due February 21, 2019 11:00 AM - Heather Kasprick, City Clerk Bids Due To...
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. PT-18-28 DataBid ID 0040020119 Project Location 3896-3980 Sinnicks Avenue, Niagara Falls ON (Niagara) , Canada Project Class Individual Trades Industry Residential Trade Social Housing Bids Due February 20,...
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...
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)...
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