BuildForce Canada reports more than one quarter of the Canadian construction workforce will retire over the next decade. Although this represents huge job opportunities for the next generation, the existing skills shortage is likely to be...
Nov 27, 2014 11:37AM
BuildForce Canada has redesigned its Careers in Construction website to make it easier for construction job hunters to match their skill set with current openings.
Nov 27, 2014 10:46AM
Trillium Health Partners and Infrastructure Ontario have signed a $102.7-million contract with Walsh Canada to build and finance the Credit Valley Hospital site priority areas redevelopment project.
Nov 27, 2014 10:03AM
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) applauded the release of a new Canada West Foundation report that reinforced the link between a healthy Canadian economy and reliable infrastructure.
Nov 26, 2014 2:29PM
The construction industry continues to be one of the most male-dominated industries, but woman have gained some ground in recent years.
Nov 26, 2014 12:44PM
The Fair Construction campaign has launched to warn municipalities that could be targeted next by construction labour monopolies.
Nov 26, 2014 12:08PM
For the fourth time in the past five years the City of Hamilton has surpassed one-billon dollars worth of construction. And with more than a month to go before the end of the year, and the building permit processing still ongoing, that number...
Nov 26, 2014 12:06PM
The construction industry is taking a lot of flak for traffic delays and unmanned worksites. Toronto Sun columnist Sue-Ann Levy says the city's downtown core resembles a war zone "with construction debris, half-dug holes, old construction...
Nov 20, 2014 11:19AM
Forms and forming technology have been the basis for advancements in concrete construction and the design of buildings for decades. New techniques and materials have allowed for greater flexibility in design and construction, resulting in...
Nov 19, 2014 1:25PM
The most recent version of the concrete standard for Canadian construction has been released. The CSA A23.1/2-2014 Concrete Materials and Methods of Concrete Construction/Test Methods and Standard Practices for Concrete is essentially the...
Nov 19, 2014 1:13PM