On-Site Magazine


November 13, 2020  

Demolition to start as $65M Daly Overpass project gets underway in Brandon, Man.

A project to replace a more than 50-year-old bridge

November 4, 2020  

Alberta eyes tolls to pay for new roads, bridges

EDMONTON—The Alberta government has introduced legislation that would bring

October 31, 2020  

First pre-fabricated bridge for $1.3B Port Lands project in Toronto sails from Nova Scotia

The first of four bridges for Toronto’s $1.3 billion

October 27, 2020  

Dismantling of old Champlain Bridge to take 43 months, run through 2024

The piece-by-piece deconstruction of the old the Champlain Bridge,

October 5, 2020  

B.C. Liberals promise to dump NDP Massey Tunnel, revive plan for 10-lane bridge

VANCOUVER—The B.C. Liberals are promising to resurrect their previous

September 30, 2020  

Crews set stage for ‘most active period’ at $5.7B Gordie Howe bridge

Though the Canada-U.S. border has remained all but closed

September 26, 2020  

Alberta to spend $70M to replace South Bow River Bridge in Calgary

The Alberta government is advancing a project to replace

September 11, 2020  

$198.6M project to repair aging Pie-IX bridge starts in Montreal

A major bridge repair project is underway on the

August 24, 2020  

A new lease on life: More bridges entering old age mean more repair and upgrade projects

It’s no secret that Canada’s population is aging. Fewer

August 12, 2020  

Spanning the border: COVID-19 may be a game-changer, but hasn’t halted progress at Gordie Howe bridge

When shovels broke ground on the Gordie Howe International

July 15, 2020  

‘Matty’ Moroun, Detroit billionaire and owner of Ambassador Bridge, dies at 93

DETROIT—Manuel “Matty” Moroun, a billionaire businessman who owned a

June 24, 2020  

Major sections of Hwy. 400 bridge swapped out over two weekends to make way for new Toronto LRT

Months of prefabrication work, intricate scheduling and the assistance

June 17, 2020  

Last survivor of 1958 B.C. construction disaster won’t let COVID-19 stop him from honouring dead

VANCOUVER—A sunny afternoon instantly turned dark for Lucien Lessard

May 26, 2020  

Priestly fields seven excavators for 10-hour teardown of Hwy. 401 overpass outside Guelph, Ont. [WATCH]

Priestly Demolition Inc. had just under a dozen hours

February 11, 2020  

Acciona, Aecon finalize contract to build new $1.4B Pattullo Bridge in Vancouver area

Construction firms Acciona and Aecon Group Inc. have firmed

January 18, 2020  

Crews complete latest 60-metre addition to Calgary’s building-to-building bridge network

The biggest challenge on construction projects isn’t always the

December 28, 2019  

‘Accelerated deterioration’ prompts Calgary to abruptly close pedestrian bridge

CALGARY—Officials have abruptly closed a pedestrian bridge that connects

December 20, 2019  

Aecon, Acciona selected as preferred proponent to build $1.4B Pattullo bridge

The $1.377 billion replacement project is scheduled to open in 2023.

December 18, 2019  

More than 80-year-old highway bridge west of Toronto spared tear down as province pledges to rehabilitate

A historically significant and vitally important bridge that carries

November 27, 2019  

Early construction on Gordie Howe bridge progressing, footings for main towers to be installed over winter

All four of the $5.7 billion project’s main components, including the 2.5-kilometre bridge itself, are progressing simultaneously and on schedule