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August 1, 2012 Andrew Snook

Toronto LRT project’s excess construction soils costs could reach $100 million

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GDP down slightly in construction sector in April

June 29, 2012 Andrew Snook

The gross domestic product (GDP) by industry report from Statistics Canada for April shows the construction sector down 0.1 per cent for the month, following a gain of 0.8 per cent in March. The decline was due to a drop

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Canadian Institute of Steel Construction Announces Winners of the 2012 CISC National Steel Design Awards

June 21, 2012 by On-Site Magazine

The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) announced the winners of its biennial National Steel Design Awards competition during its Annual General Meeting & Convention in Ottawa last week. The prestigious CISC National Steel Design Awards are open to architects,

St Marys Cement Inc.'s Bowmanville plant in Bowmanville, Ont. held an official celebration for obtaining the first ISO 50001 certification in North America - a voluntary international standard developed by ISO that offers industrial plants, commercial, institutional and governmental facilities requirements for energy management systems and establishes a framework for managing energy. Photo courtesy of St. Marys Cement Inc.
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Cement plant celebrates first ISO 50001 certification in North America

June 11, 2012 Andrew Snook

St Marys Cement Inc. is enjoying its 100th year in the construction industry this year and took the time to celebrate another historic milestone in the company’s history on June 7. Company executives, local politicians and community leaders, travelled to

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Canadian construction companies top 2011 American equipment export list

February 24, 2012 Andrew Snook

Canadian construction companies were buying American in 2011, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). The AEM recently released the top-10 countries the U.S. exported construction equipment to in 2011, and Canada topped the list with purchases totalling $7.2

Graham Group Ltd. has announced that its president and CEO Bill Flaig will retire this coming July.
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Graham Group CEO Bill Flaig to retire in July 2012

January 30, 2012 Andrew Snook

Graham Group Ltd. has announced that its president and CEO Bill Flaig will retire this coming July. Flaig has been with Graham Group for 32 years and began his career with the company as a project manager. He was named

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2012 CONSTRUCTION FORECAST

November 1, 2011 Jim Barnes

Economy hits the “pause” button, but construction prospects are strong