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News
June 28, 2018  

Orangeville, Ont. construction company fined $60K after worker injured in flash fire

ORANGEVILLE, Ont.—Construction company Roto-Mill Inc. has been fined $60,000

News
June 26, 2018  

Quebec construction mogul Tony Accurso found guilty of fraud, other charges

LAVAL, Que.—A jury has found Quebec construction magnate Tony

Article
June 11, 2018  

Fundamentals of materials liens: Payment for materials in construction contracts

In a typical subcontract, a subcontractor will periodically, throughout

News
May 29, 2018  

Federal government spending $4.5B to buy Trans Mountain pipeline, B.C. terminal

Finance Minister Bill Morneau unveiled the government’s plan to save the pipeline just days before Kinder Morgan’s self-imposed deadline

News
May 23, 2018  

Canada blocks Aecon takeover by Chinese state-owned firm, citing national security

The rejection follows a lengthy federal probe and months of divisive rhetoric exchanged between supporters and opponents of the deal

News
May 22, 2018  

SNC-Lavalin settles shareholder class action suits in Ontario and Quebec for $110M

MONTREAL—SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. has moved further from its troubled

News
May 11, 2018  

Manitoba introduces bill to end forced unionization on construction projects

MANITOBA—The Manitoba government has tabled a bill to eliminate

News
May 9, 2018  

Minimum wage act passes in Ontario

ONTARIO—Ontario has passed minimum wage legislation, introduced in April,

Article
May 4, 2018  

Valard Construction Ltd. v. Bird Construction Co.

The Limited Duty to Advise Potential Claimants of the Existence of an L&M Bond

News
April 24, 2018  

Ontario introduces minimum pay-rate legislation for contractors

Legislation to establish minimum pay rates for Ontario private-sector

News
April 16, 2018  

Trade contractors summit held on federal, provincial prompt payment

Trade contractors and associations from across Canada came together

News
April 16, 2018  

Changes to Ontario Labour Relations Act could impact worker rights: LiUNA

Amendments to Ontario’s Labour Relations Act could see over

News
April 11, 2018  

After takeover, Aecon could still bid on infrastructure projects, docs suggest

The Aecon construction firm will likely be allowed to

News
April 10, 2018  

Aecon extends deadline to complete CCCI deal as federal review continues

The deadline for Aecon Group Inc. to complete its

Article
March 12, 2018  

Don’t forget to bring this important tool to your next job

What are the most important tools for a contractor

Article
February 20, 2018  

Don’t make these 5 mistakes about performance bonds

Performance bonds are common on construction projects, and so

Article
February 20, 2018  

Saskatchewan, Alberta trade dispute risks investor uncertainty

Saskatchewan has lifted its ban on Alberta license plates

News
February 15, 2018  

Share your thoughts: Aecon takeover

The proposed takeover of Canadian construction giant Aecon by

News
February 14, 2018  

Cabinet orders deeper security review of proposed Chinese takeover of Aecon Group

Canadian security agencies are voicing their concern about the

News
February 14, 2018  

Aecon extends takeover, responds to opposition

A national security review has extended the takeover of