On-Site Magazine

David Kennedy


Construction

May 9, 2019
Stuart Olson adds to backlog in first quarter, but sees revenue dip from a year ago

Construction

May 8, 2019
Cold weather delays, added costs to P3 project hit Bird Construction’s first quarter results

BridgesConstruction

May 7, 2019
Environmental nod keeps B.C.’s $1.4B Pattullo bridge on track for construction to start this year

ConstructionInfrastructure

May 2, 2019
Crews target late 2020 for completion of long-delayed $823M revamp of Toronto’s Union Station

ConstructionRoads

April 29, 2019
Aecon consortium wins $639.8M contract to widen 18-km stretch of Hwy. 401 just west of Toronto

BridgesInfrastructure

April 27, 2019
Ontario issues RFQ for major bridge rehab project along QEW in Mississauga, Ont.

Construction

April 24, 2019
Construction begins on latest downtown Toronto office tower; price tag for 46-storey project tops $1B

ConcreteConstructionEquipment

April 18, 2019
Toronto compromises on changes to noise bylaw that threatened construction

ConcreteConstructionInfrastructure

April 18, 2019
Mississauga, Ont. kicks off road construction season as it paves way for major LRT job

Construction

April 15, 2019
PCL wins $217.6M contract to redo exterior of major federal office tower complex in Gatineau, Que.

LabourSkills Development

April 13, 2019
Ontario budget promises overhaul of apprenticeship, skilled trades system

ConstructionConstruction MaterialsInfrastructure

April 12, 2019
Canadian construction costs balloon as steel and aluminum tariffs exact a heavy price

ConstructionLaw

April 10, 2019
Toronto noise bylaw amendment puts 7,000 jobs, high-rise development at risk, construction groups warn

ConstructionLabour

April 6, 2019
Construction loses 2,400 jobs in March, its fourth-straight decline

Construction

April 4, 2019
55-storey redesign planned for historic Maclean-Hunter Building in downtown Toronto

Health & SafetyLabour

April 3, 2019
Ontario’s controversial Bill 66 to become law, big impact expected for construction markets in several cities

ConstructionDemolition

April 2, 2019
Solar facility opens at former Ontario coal plant once the largest in North America

ConstructionInfrastructure

April 1, 2019
Feds, B.C. earmark $121.4M for work on challenging 4.4-kilometre stretch of Trans-Canada Highway

FinancingInfrastructure

March 23, 2019
Citing budget pressures, Metrolinx scales back Hurontario LRT

Construction

March 22, 2019
Work camp builder Horizon North moves further into modular construction with Ontario acquisition