The percentage of unfilled private sector jobs remained steady at 2.5 per cent in the first quarter of 2013, representing approximately 295,000 full- and part-time jobs, according to data compiled by the Canadian Federation of Independent...
May 17, 2013 9:35AM
The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA) and the Christian Labour Association of Canada (CLAC) were in Toronto to support the introduction of Private Members Legislation to stop closed tendering of construction projects in...
May 17, 2013 9:18AM
The Canadian government has appointed Claude Bédard, president of Euclid Admixture Canada Inc. to the Standards Council of Canada (SCC).
May 15, 2013 1:01PM
George Brown College’s construction program is $3 million richer thanks to a hefty donation from Tridel Corporation.
May 14, 2013 9:54AM
The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) has launched its 10th annual Ontario’s Worst Roads Campaign to draw attention to infrastructure problems across the province.
May 14, 2013 9:43AM
The Ontario Construction Secretariat says union-employer partnerships account for the highest numbers of apprentices who become journeymen in Ontario, according to results from a study it released Thursday.
May 9, 2013 4:06PM
The Government of Canada is investing close to $12 million in five innovative clean energy projects in Ontario.
May 7, 2013 2:01PM
The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) has transformed into an industry-focused research and technology organization. The refocused NRC will work with Canadian industries to bridge technology gaps, helping build a more innovative...
May 7, 2013 12:43PM
Lafarge Canada Inc, Natural Resources Canada, the Queen's Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy and Carbon Management Canada are joining forces and investing more than $8 million to develop innovative solutions to power Lafarge Canada's...
May 7, 2013 12:38PM
The United Association of Journeyman and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada (UA) launched a national marketing campaign this week in a bid to recruit 25,000 skilled piping trade professionals...
May 7, 2013 12:29PM