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VCCC honoured with Excellence in Construction award

August 24, 2017 by Corinne Lynds

Edmonton, AB – The PCL family of companies and Grocon PCL Joint Venture have been awarded a Master Builders Excellence in Construction Award – Commercial Buildings over $80 million for the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC). The $1-billion VCCC is located in Melbourne’s prestigious

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Chantal Sorel appointed to the board of the Canadian Council of Public-Private Partnerships

November 17, 2016 On-Site Magazine

SNC-Lavalin has announced that on November 15, Chantal Sorel, managing director, Capital, was named to the board of the Canadian Council of Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) at their annual general meeting in Toronto. Based in Montreal, and reporting to SNC-Lavalin’s president

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New Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital receives CCPPP National P3 Award

November 16, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The New Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital was announced as the recipient of the Gold Award for Infrastructure for The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) 2016 National Awards for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships (P3s). At three times the size,

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RFP released for Gordie Howe International Bridge project

November 16, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP), inviting proponents to submit formal proposals to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Gordie Howe International Bridge project. The Gordie Howe International Bridge project will address four regional transportation

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Samuel (Uel) McFall elected Canadian Design-Build Institute chair

October 14, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Canadian Design-Build Institute (CDBI) has elected Samuel (Uel) McFall as its new chair, with past-chair Roy Timms ending his two-year term. The election took place at the CDBI annual general meeting, held in conjunction with its 2016 National Design-Build Conference October

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Saskatchewan voters say yes to public-private partnerships

April 5, 2016 by Corinne Lynds

Monday night’s election results have returned the Saskatchewan Party with its third consecutive majority government.  According to the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP), the people of Saskatchewan have made it abundantly clear in this election that they support the

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$330M law suit filed over McGill University Health Centre P3 contract

April 1, 2016 On-Site Magazine

McGill Healthcare Infrastructure Group (MHIG), a partnership composed of SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) and Innisfree has filed a $330 million law suit against the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and the Government of Quebec over the P3 deal to build and operate the hospital’s Glen

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$3.5B Massey Tunnel replacement project gets support

March 30, 2016 On-Site Magazine

There is strong public support to replace the Massey Tunnel with a $3.5 billion, 10-lane bridge,  according a recently released report on the public consultation process done by the Government of British Columbia. The report confirms residents are in favour of capacity improvements

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Construction-related federal budget highlights

March 23, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Here is a brief summary of some of the construction-sector related items in the 2016 federal budget. This is compilation from a number of different industry and online sources: $60 billion plus in new federal infrastructure investments in two phases,

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First LEED Gold hospital in Quebec

March 15, 2016 On-Site Magazine

McGill University Health Centre’s Glen site certified by green building council

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Teams shortlisted for Hwy. 427 extension project

March 3, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Three teams have been shortlisted to bid on the 6.6 km extension of Highway 427 north of Toronto, according to an announcement made this morning in Vaughan. Included in the roadwork that will extend the highway north from Highway 7

The old Groves Memorial Community Hospital is on its way to be replaced with a new facility
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Teams pre-qualified for Groves Memorial Community Hospital project

February 29, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Bondfield, EllisDon, PCL leading the teams

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Three teams shortlisted for CAMH redevelopment

February 25, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Video: How CAMH will be transformed

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Three teams shortlisted for P3 Finch West LRT bid process

February 22, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Three teams have been shortlisted to bid on Toronto’s Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, according to a release from Infrastructure Ontario. The teams were selected based on criteria identified in the Request for Qualifications process that began in September,

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Canada needs Infrastructure Bank to support $125B federal program: report

February 18, 2016 On-Site Magazine

A federal infrastructure bank is a viable option to finance, evaluate and deliver the country’s next wave of infrastructure investment as well as giving Canada’s economy a much-needed boost, according to a report released yesterday. “Roads, bridges and water-treatment facilities

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B.C. gets $73M federal gas tax funding for infrastructure

February 17, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Water treatment plants, bridges, roads and recreational centres included

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Edmonton’s Walterdale bridge arch hoisted into place: Video

February 8, 2016 Canadian Consulting Engineer

Signature structure to change city skyline

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Feds cut strings on infrastructure money

February 7, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Canada’s Big City Mayor Caucus lobbied for more autonomy

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Ontario raises $750M in Green Bonds for infrastructure

February 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Eight Ontario infrastructure projects will receive additional funding as a result of the province insuing its second Green Bond worth $750 million in capital. The eight infrastructure projects include improving transit, education, health care and creating jobs in communities across

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Construction employment growth to slow down: BuildForce

January 25, 2016 On-Site Magazine

ICI sector will still need 35,700 new workers across Canada