On-Site Magazine


May 17, 2022  

Building construction investment continues to rise in March

Gains continue to be felt in both the residential and non-residential segments.

May 13, 2022  

Canada Post introduces new state-of-the-art parcel sorting facility

Naming of the Albert Jackson Processing Centre pays respect to an important legacy.

May 10, 2022  

Pair of hospitals put permits on a slide

Despite March dip, overall construction intentions figures remain strong in Q1.

April 29, 2022  

Canada’s largest stacked mixed-use industrial project hits South Vancouver

Suitable for a variety of business types, including everything from food users to film production houses, and design studios, construction of Marine Landing is currently underway.

April 28, 2022  

Montreal condos feature highest residential skybridge in Quebec

Maestria Condominiums project reaches a milestone as the developer successfully completes hoisting and installing the highest suspended skybridge ever built for a residential project in Quebec.

April 22, 2022  

BCCA presents public sector construction procurement awards

British Columbia Construction Association recognizes four public owners for best practices.

April 21, 2022  

Rize Properties launches construction division

Hovercraft Builders is a standalone, full-service construction division.

April 14, 2022  

Investment in building construction hits $20 billion

Both residential and non-residential sectors on the rise in February.

April 13, 2022  

Ontario Association of Architects reveals design excellence winners

Awards to be presented at upcoming conference in Toronto.

April 7, 2022  

Toronto’s unofficial symbol continues to be the crane

Canada’s largest city registers a 21 per cent rise in active construction cranes compared to last year.

April 4, 2022  

Frank Gehry is bringing design home to Toronto

Forma will include the tallest Gehry-designed building in the world. 

March 31, 2022  

Orion Construction to build new Bothwell-Accurate building

Century-old waterproofing, glazing and roofing specialist to consolidate its western operations in new building in Surrey, B.C.

March 23, 2022  

Walmart Canada building fulfilment centre in Alberta

New delivery hub for Western Canada will be capable of shipping 20 million units annually.

March 18, 2022  

Investment in building construction continues to rise

Following slight pullback in summer of 2021, Canada has seen a steady increase in investment since October 2021.

March 4, 2022  

Photo Contest: Reaching new heights

Sorting through hundreds of jobsite photographs, the almost-vertigo-inducing perspective

March 4, 2022  

Building permits slide in January

Declines felt in both residential and non-residential sectors.

March 1, 2022  

Alberta introduces prompt payment framework

Provincial act sets out timelines and rules for payments and liens.

February 25, 2022  

Infrastructure and other non-residential capital spending continue to rise

Investment in infrastructure, buildings, machinery and equipment expected to increase through 2022.

January 5, 2022  

Building permits on the rise in most segments

After a bit of a slip in October, Statistics Canada reports that November’s figures were up almost seven per cent.

December 6, 2021  

OGCA targets labour shortages in ICI construction

Report puts a focus on attracting project managers and site supervisors, two in-demand ICI jobs.