On-Site Magazine

Green Construction

January 12, 2022  

Chandos and Bird announce three-year strategic partnership

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

November 16, 2021  

Chandos vows to be Net Zero by 2040

Contractor has initiated a massive carbon reduction plan.

November 12, 2021  

New petrochemical facility coming to Alberta

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

November 9, 2021  

Volvo and Holcim testing autonomous electric haulers

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

November 8, 2021  

Alberta funds green construction

Province is pushing biofibre projects.

October 20, 2021  

News roundup: CSA Group explores asbestos-related issues

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

October 20, 2021  

Innovative Montreal bridge project wins ACI award

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

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.

September 28, 2021  

Volvo CE makes progress with battery powered machines

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

September 23, 2021  

Multiplex report outlines its sustainability efforts

International contractor continues its focus on ESG.

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