On-Site Magazine

Green Construction

August 19, 2021  

New technologies making headway, but carbon neutral a tall order

Crews pouring the concrete footings, columns and slabs at

August 4, 2021  

Is carbon-adjusted procurement coming to construction?

It seems there are more and more headlines covering

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

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

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

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

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

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

January 4, 2021  

Top 10 Canadian construction trends to watch in 2021

After a turbulent 2020, which forced the industry to

December 9, 2020  

No clear trajectory: Uncertainty likely the only certainty for 2021

Someone with 20/20 vision, by definition, has normal eyesight

December 3, 2020  

40 Under 40 in Canadian Construction

  INNOVATION. DYNAMISM. TRADITION. There is no shortage of

November 24, 2020  

JCB introduces first all-electric Loadall telehandler

Equipment maker JCB is building on its electric propulsion

October 8, 2020  

Electrics gain foothold in vocational market with OEMs stepping up innovations

Vocational trucks have gone high-tech. Manufacturers are testing battery-electric

October 5, 2020  

A timber revival: Code changes and evolving priorities give contractors opportunity in wood building

By the middle of the 20th century, tall wood

September 14, 2020  

Cement and concrete industry targets carbon neutrality by 2050

More than three dozen major cement and concrete producers

August 4, 2020  

Bobcat, Green Machine partner on new zero emissions, electric machines

Doosan Bobcat North America and Green Machine Equipment Inc.

July 23, 2020  

Green infrastructure stimulus? Expert task force says Canada should spend $50B on green building projects

OTTAWA—When the time comes for Canada to turn its

July 18, 2020  

Wooden skyscrapers could transform construction by trapping carbon emissions

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June 21, 2020  

How investing in green infrastructure can jump start the post-coronavirus economy

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