On-Site Magazine


February 15, 2019  

Trio of build teams shortlisted for B.C.’s $1.4B Pattullo Bridge contract

Construction is scheduled to start on the new four-lane span later this year

February 13, 2019  

SNC-Lavalin faces criminal probe over Montreal bridge contract, documents reveal

MONTREAL—Quebec prosecutors are working with the RCMP on the

January 7, 2019  

Quebec City consumed by debate over new span across St. Lawrence that could cost up to $10B

MONTREAL—In car-loving Quebec City, residents can’t stop talking about

December 28, 2018  

LafargeHolcim wins contract for major highway project in Vancouver

VANCOUVER—The Canadian arm of multinational construction materials firm LafargeHolcim

December 27, 2018  

Crews complete main structure of new Champlain bridge as project drifts past original deadline

MONTREAL—Construction crews at the Champlain bridge job site marked

December 18, 2018  

B.C. ditches plan for $3.5B Massey Bridge, stays mum on timeline, cost of alternatives

The bridge was designed to replace the 59-year-old George Massey Tunnel. Construction started in 2017 before being halted when the NDP came to power

December 5, 2018  

Canadian construction outlook positive for 2019, but last year’s setbacks could cast a long shadow

With no rose-coloured glasses necessary, the outlook for the

November 19, 2018  

Sicamous, B.C. bridge replacement receives $225M in federal, provincial funding

SICAMOUS, B.C.—A project to replace the aging R.W. Bruhn

November 14, 2018  

Gordie Howe bridge chief expects to have ‘dirt moving’ by spring

TORONTO—Construction may be officially underway on the Gordie Howe

October 26, 2018  

Aecon takes advantage of ‘robust’ infrastructure market to secure record backlog

TORONTO—Canadian construction firm Aecon Group Inc. has a built

October 25, 2018  

Opening of Champlain Bridge delayed up to six months

Despite “significant” progress on construction, the six-kilometre span will not open Dec. 21

October 17, 2018  

Rural municipality chose cheaper design option for collapsed Sask. bridge

REGINA—The Saskatchewan municipality where a newly built bridge collapsed

October 5, 2018  

Trudeau, Gov. Rick Snyder discuss possibility of accelerated timelines for Gordie Howe bridge

WINDSOR, Ont.—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to speed

October 2, 2018  

Bridging Canada’s busiest road: Crews cap off distinctive pedestrian span over Ontario Hwy. 401

Leapfrogging 14 of the busiest traffic lanes in the

October 1, 2018  

Gordie Howe bridge to cost $5.7 billion; set to open by end of 2024

OTTAWA—Getting to the Sept. 28 announcement of the final price tag for the long-sought span has been laden with political potholes

September 25, 2018  

No geotech study done on Saskatchewan bridge that collapsed hours after opening

HYAS, Sask.—A reeve in eastern Saskatchewan says no geotechnical

September 19, 2018  

Florence’s deluge testing South Carolina infrastructure

COLUMBIA, S.C.—The torrential rains from Florence will test South

September 19, 2018  

New bridge collapses into river hours after opening in rural Saskatchewan

HYAS, Sask.—A rural politician in eastern Saskatchewan says he’s

August 27, 2018  

Canadian roads would stretch to the Moon and back… nearly

OTTAWA—Cobble together all of Canada’s highways, arterials, local roads

August 24, 2018  

Kiewit wins contract to build $180M Third Crossing Bridge in Kingston, Ont.

KINGSTON, Ont.—Early construction on a major new bridge over