Ontario Construction News staff writer For the first time in 94 years, the Ontario Road Builders’ Association’s (ORBA) annual convention will be presented as a virtual summit. The 2021 ORBA Virtual Summit, Forging the Roadway Ahead, will offer a space for...
Ontario Construction News staff writer With the implementation of prompt payment legislation sweeping across jurisdictions and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic disrupting schedules, the onus falls on project owners, managers and builders to effectively manage risk, avoid costly litigation,...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The construction industry needs to take a multi-pronged approach to overcome overt and systematic racism. True solutions require both effective and immediate crisis responses and long-term inclusionary policies, EllisDon representatives say. Three of the contractor’s leaders,...
Ontario Construction News staff writer For the first time in its 29-year history, the Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council’s (OPAC) annual Fall Asphalt Seminar was hosted virtually on Nov. 26, with the title: Innovation and Collaboration –Paving the Way for Excellence. OAPC...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Skills Ontario says it is continuing to encourage youth to develop their skills and build their confidence through a new initiative, the 2020 Skills Ontario Winterfest, or #SkillsWinterfest2020. With a variety of activities to choose from,...