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News
August 22, 2018  

Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20 per cent months before it collapsed

GENOA, Italy—Engineering experts determined in February that corrosion of

News
August 15, 2018  

A burnt bridge? Not for Aecon as contractor cleared to rejoin Gordie Howe project

The company withdrew from the winning construction consortium at the tail end of the RFP stage. With the China takeover now dead, it’s stepping back in

News
August 14, 2018  

Italy declares state of emergency for Genoa following collapse of decades-old concrete bridge

GENOA, Italy—The Italian Cabinet has approved a 12-month state

Article
August 9, 2018  

Infrastructure Report 2018: Canada’s spending plan starts hitting its stride

It may have been a little slow off the

Article
August 9, 2018  

Closing the loop: Builders of Calgary ring road moving rivers to stay on schedule

Calgary’s new ring road is well on its way

News
July 30, 2018  

N.B. residents fight to save beloved “kissing bridges” from concrete or steel replacements

RIVERVIEW, N.B.—Raymond Boucher says if you haven’t shared a

News
July 23, 2018  

New infrastructure minister eyes ways to speed up Champlain bridge work

The bridge’s December deadline appears murkier as Francois-Philippe Champagne says he is not sure construction can be sped up enough to make up for lost time

News
July 18, 2018  

Groundbreaking ceremony held for new international bridge

DETROIT—U.S. and Canadian officials touted the friendship between the

News
July 17, 2018  

Construction starts on temporary replacement for collapsed bridge in Port Bruce, Ont.

PORT BRUCE, Ont.—Construction is underway on a temporary span

News
July 5, 2018  

Feds pick construction team for multibillion-dollar Gordie Howe bridge project

The WDBA has tapped a preferred proponent to design, build, operate and maintain the major P3 project

News
July 4, 2018  

$2.3M bridge replacement project in Hedley, B.C. begins

HEDLEY, B.C.—A bridge replacement project has started in Hedley,

News
July 4, 2018  

Construction of new N.W.T. bridge, study of ambitious Mackenzie Valley Highway project moving forward

YELLOWKNIFE—Construction on a bridge over the Great Bear River

News
June 28, 2018  

Gordie Howe bridge overseer picks new CEO, plans to start construction this fall

OTTAWA—Official construction on the new bridge connecting Windsor, Ont.

News
June 22, 2018  

Liberals set hiring, procurement stipulations for federally funded projects

The so-called community benefits program aims to give Indigenous Peoples, veterans and recent immigrants a larger stake in Ottawa’s major infrastructure spending plan

News
June 22, 2018  

Ambassador Bridge company ad urges Trump to block new Gordie Howe bridge on ‘America first’ grounds

WINDSOR, Ont.—In a transparent appeal to the increasingly pervasive

News
June 12, 2018  

B.C. to repair decades-old bridge over Campbell River

CAMPBELL RIVER, B.C.—Repair work on a two-lane steel truss

News
June 8, 2018  

PCs sweep to power in Ontario: What Doug Ford means for construction across the province

The premier-designate has committed to a series of infrastructure investments and vowed to close the province’s skills gap

News
June 6, 2018  

Crews start work on five bridge projects in northeast B.C.

CHETWYND, B.C.—Construction crews have started work on five bridge

News
June 5, 2018  

North Gate Pacific wins $3.6M contract to replace Vancouver Island bridge

SOOKE, B.C.—A West Coast contractor based in Maple Ridge,

News
June 1, 2018  

New Brunswick covered bridges among 148 transportation assets to undergo repair

FREDERICTON—Spring floods in New Brunswick have affected 160 transportation