April 24, 2014
(VIDEO) A Ritchie Bros. auctioneer in action
Ritchie Bros. will auction off 6,100 construction items in Edmonton, Alta. from April 23 to 25, 2014. Each item is driven across a ramp in front of theatre windows for contractors to bid on. Each item sells in an average of 50 seconds. Check...
Apr 24, 2014 9:57AM
Kenworth opens dealership in northwestern Quebec
Kenworth de Mont-Laurier has opened a new parts and service location in Mont-Laurier, Que., a rural area about 240 km northwest of Montreal.
Apr 24, 2014 9:48AM
CVTech Group's subsidiaries awarded $50M in new contracts
CVTech Group Inc. announced that its subsidiaries have been awarded new contracts worth a total value of roughly $50.7 million.
Apr 24, 2014 9:16AM
Ontario College of Trades reveals new journeyperson to apprentice ratios
The Ontario College of Trades (OCOT) has announced new ratios for 15 of the 33 trades in Ontario that are subject to journeyperson to apprentice ratios.
Apr 22, 2014 12:00PM
Industrial, commercial and institutional contractors in Ontario have a lot to look forward to—and recent research confirms their enthusiasm. Held in Toronto in March, the Ontario Construction Secretariat’s 14th Annual State of the...
Go west (and north), young man!
The next generation of Canadian construction workers will have a decidedly younger look. As the industry scrambles to replace an aging workforce, the immediacy to find a fresh crop of skilled workers cannot be understated. A recent forecast...