Ontario Construction News staff writer Canada’s WSP Global Inc. has approached rival engineering services firm Aecom about a possible deal, according to people familiar with the matter, Bloomberg News reports. “There’s no guarantee that the overture will lead to a transaction,...
The Hardest Contractor Jobs In America (and Canada) By Jaclyn Crawford Craftjack.com, a US-organization, provided the following information.  While the survey and results reflect conditions south of the border, we think they are probably quite relevant in Canada. The focus in this...
BY THE CANADIAN PRESS Canadian bank executives are sharing their 2020 priorities on Wednesday after a year that saw them grapple with layoffs, an increase in insolvencies and talk of an impending recession. Leaders from each of the country’s major banks discussed their outlook...
Ontario Construction News special feature When the global financial crisis hit in 2008, business took a dive and residential designer Bryn Davidson began to rethink his approach. Both an innovator and an early adopter, Davidson teamed up with contractor Mat Turner...
Ontario Construction News staff writer Investment consultancy BTY says in its Market Intelligence Report that it forecasts “continued higher escalation” in Ontario's construction market, the highest in the nation, at six to seven per cent growth. The biggest challenge in...
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City of Toronto calls for new pedestrian-friendly parklets along King Street.

Ontario Construction News staff writer Putting transit and people first was the priority of the City of Toronto’s King Street Transit Priority Corridor pilot program,...
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DataBid: Current project leads and opportunities

Each day, Ontario Construction News publishes a daily feed for project opportunities from DataBid.com. You can access this list by registering for a free...

New gas pipeline fuels Kingsville’s growing greenhouse business

Business is booming for the construction industry in Kingsville, billed as the southernmost town in all of Canada. According to the town’s mayor, construction...