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News
January 13, 2022  

Kohler acquires Curtis Instruments to drive electrification efforts

Curtis is a leading supplier for EV and hybrid applications across a wide range of mobility markets.

News
January 12, 2022  

Chandos and Bird announce three-year strategic partnership

Pair aim to take leadership role in positive change within construction industry.

News
November 16, 2021  

Chandos vows to be Net Zero by 2040

Contractor has initiated a massive carbon reduction plan.

News
November 12, 2021  

New petrochemical facility coming to Alberta

Multi-billion dollar project is part of Alberta’s Recovery Plan.

News
November 9, 2021  

Volvo and Holcim testing autonomous electric haulers

Companies have partnered to further develop deployment of this sustainable technology.

News
November 8, 2021  

Alberta funds green construction

Province is pushing biofibre projects.

News
October 20, 2021  

News roundup: CSA Group explores asbestos-related issues

What’s going on in the Canadian construction industry lately?

News
October 20, 2021  

Innovative Montreal bridge project wins ACI award

Darwin Bridges is the first to use recycled glass as a construction material.

News
October 1, 2021  

CarbonCure partners with Astec Industries

This strategic alliance will help CarbonCure push its agenda of reducing embodied carbon in the construction industry.

News
September 28, 2021  

Volvo CE makes progress with battery powered machines

Pilot project yields positive results for the future of electric equipment.

News
September 23, 2021  

Multiplex report outlines its sustainability efforts

International contractor continues its focus on ESG.

Article
August 19, 2021  

New technologies making headway, but carbon neutral a tall order

Crews pouring the concrete footings, columns and slabs at

Article
August 4, 2021  

Is carbon-adjusted procurement coming to construction?

It seems there are more and more headlines covering

News
June 29, 2021  

B.C. issues RFQ for design, construction of $224M mass timber museum building

Infrastructure BC has launched the procurement process for a

News
April 22, 2021  

Decarbonizing concrete in focus as Halifax’s CarbonCure, CarbonBuilt win global contest

CHEYENNE, Wyo.—Organizers of a $20 million contest to develop

News
April 15, 2021  

Federal government unveils $1.5 billion plan to boost green building

OTTAWA—Infrastructure Minister Catherine McKenna has announced a $1.5-billion program

News
April 12, 2021  

B.C. mass timber movement gets boost with backing for 13 new projects

A pair of government funding announcements last week will

On Your Radar
March 29, 2021  

Building for Sustainability with Programs and Certifications

Green building and sustainability program requirements are becoming more

News
March 29, 2021  

Fast-growing construction materials firm Nexii to add $50M Vancouver Island plant

Construction materials start-up Nexii Building Solutions Inc. has announced

Article
March 2, 2021  

‘A perfect storm’: Changing conditions give cold recycling processes room to grow

On traditional road repair projects, ministries and municipalities don’t