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 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 Inc. announced that its subsidiaries have been awarded new contracts worth a total value of roughly $50.7 million.
Apr 24, 2014 9:16AM
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
A total of 12 awards were presented by the Consulting Engineers of Ontario during a ceremony on April 12 at the Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex in Toronto. Award winners were selected from a field of 36 nominees for projects that have...
Apr 22, 2014 11:56AM
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...
Apr 21, 2014 2:22PM
The Canadian Ready Mixed Concrete Association (CRMCA) has joined forces with their cement and concrete partners across Canada to establish the Concrete Council of Canada (CCC). The formation of the group was formally announced in October 2013,...
Apr 21, 2014 2:18PM
It has been a really rough winter for Canadian roads. Even the newly constructed surfaces that were funded as part of the government’s investment in infrastructure over the past few years are already scarred with a litany of...
Apr 21, 2014 2:10PM
The 2014 edition of On-Site's Top Contractor survey is coming soon. To participate in this valuable industry document and have your company listed (no charge) in the June issue, please fill out the survey and return it to the...
Apr 17, 2014 8:35AM
Construction of Alberta’s first net zero commercial building, the Mosaic Centre, is underway in Edmonton. The goal is for the building to operate completely off the city’s energy grid by generating as much power as it consumes.
Apr 15, 2014 12:53PM