On-Site Magazine


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.

November 12, 2021  

New petrochemical facility coming to Alberta

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

October 25, 2021  

News Roundup: Canada invokes treaty to quell pipeline dispute

A quick look at some of the latest happenings in the Canadian construction industry.

September 10, 2021  

Bromont Science Park gets boost thanks to new agreement

The City of Bromont and Montoni Group have agreed to develop around 6 million square feet of the industrial zone in Bromont Science Park.

July 22, 2021  

Quebec rejects $14B natural gas project in Saguenay over environmental issues

MONTREAL—A $14-billion project that would have seen natural gas

July 19, 2021  

Montreal movie studio MELS scaling up with $53M expansion

A new construction project aims to direct film crews

July 17, 2021  

Shell proposes new carbon capture and storage project at Scotford Complex

CALGARY—Shell Canada Ltd. has announced plans to build a

July 8, 2021  

Broccolini to redevelop sprawling site of former Ford plant outside London, Ont.

The site of a former Ford Motor Co. manufacturing

July 7, 2021  

Federal government blocks $775M Quebec City port expansion project

The federal government has blocked a major expansion project

June 19, 2021  

Panel says Grassy Mountain coal mine in Alberta Rockies not in public interest

A joint federal-provincial review has denied an application for

June 14, 2021  

Minnesota court affirms approval of Enbridge’s Line 3 oil pipeline

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The Minnesota Court of Appeals June 14

June 13, 2021  

Canada, Alberta sign deal for $1.3B hydrogen plant in Edmonton

EDMONTON—The federal and Alberta governments have signed an agreement

June 10, 2021  

After decade of delays, TC Energy officially cancels Keystone XL pipeline

CALGARY—Another Canadian oil pipeline has bitten the dust after

June 4, 2021  

Insurance provider for Trans Mountain pipeline says it won’t renew policy

CALGARY—An insurance provider for the Trans Mountain pipeline said

May 28, 2021  

Trans Mountain pipeline begins construction of tunnel in Burnaby, B.C.

BURNABY, B.C.—Construction has begun on the 2.6-kilometre tunnel in

May 27, 2021  

Nova Construction among companies picked to help build Canso, N.S. spaceport

HALIFAX—The Nova Scotia company planning to build Canada’s first

May 7, 2021  

Bird wins pair of big civil works contracts in B.C. and Alberta worth $135M

Bird Construction Inc. has disclosed two new contracts for

April 29, 2021  

Walmart plans $56M distribution centre in Moncton, N.B., its first in Atlantic Canada

Walmart Inc. has announced plans to build its first

April 23, 2021  

Cargill to spend $350M to build new canola processing plant in Regina

Cargill plans to break ground on a new canola