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Ontario Construction News staff writer Fuelled by massive regional infrastructure projects and a thriving local economy, Ottawa is the only construction market of 18 in North America defined as “hot” in Turner and Townsend’s recently published International Construction Market Survey...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The Surety Association of Canada (SAC) has published “People: Our Most Valuable Resource”, the association’s position statement on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. In making the announcement, SAC president Steve Ness stressed the need for a fully...
Ontario Construction News staff writer A $14-billion construction project that would have seen natural gas from Western Canada exported to Europe and Asia through Quebec has been rejected by the provincial government. GNL Quebec proposed building a plant in Port Saguenay,...
Ontario Construction News staff writer The trend in housing starts was 293,567 units in June 2021, up from 284,837 in May 2021, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This trend is a six-month moving average of the monthly...
The CANADIAN PRESS Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is promising infrastructure projects funded by a New Democratic government would use Canadian steel and other domestic goods to help get people working. “Any time we talk about big infrastructure, there has to...