On-Site Magazine


September 18, 2019  

Ottawa’s opens new $2.1B light rail line after six years of construction

OTTAWA—After half a dozen years of construction and several

August 26, 2019  

Ontario picks Mobilinx consortium to build $1.4 billion Hurontario LRT through Mississauga and Brampton

MISSISSAUGA—Infrastructure Ontario and provincial transit agency Metrolinx have picked

August 13, 2019  

Staying on target: Fall election looms as federal infrastructure plan progresses in fits and starts

In the early morning hours of June 24, a

August 12, 2019  

PCL consortium wins $1.5B contract to rebuild four-tower government complex in Toronto

TORONTO—Infrastructure Ontario has awarded a contract for a major

June 11, 2019  

Ontario construction industry prepares for new prompt payment, adjudication rules expected to bring ‘profound’ change

TORONTO—Contractors, subcontractors, owners, construction lawyers and a wide range

December 18, 2018  

Nova Scotia begins search for construction team to take on $2B hospital redevelopment project

HALIFAX—The Nova Scotia government has issued two requests for

December 17, 2018  

EllisDon wins $239M contract for major rebuild of GO train station in Vaughan, Ont.

VAUGHAN, Ont.—A construction team led by EllisDon has won

December 5, 2018  

Canadian construction outlook positive for 2019, but last year’s setbacks could cast a long shadow

With no rose-coloured glasses necessary, the outlook for the

November 6, 2018  

Canada Infrastructure Bank ‘actively engaged’ in reviewing 10 projects for investment

Two months after opening its chequebook for the first time, the new federal institution says it’s looking closely at nearly a dozen new projects

October 4, 2018  

Halifax hospital redevelopment to cost $2 billion, be funded with P3 model

HALIFAX—The redevelopment of Nova Scotia’s largest hospital complex will

August 15, 2018  

A burnt bridge? Not for Aecon as contractor cleared to rejoin Gordie Howe project

The company withdrew from the winning construction consortium at the tail end of the RFP stage. With the China takeover now dead, it’s stepping back in

August 15, 2018  

EllisDon closes $1.2B deal to build new Toronto hospital

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—Construction on a major hospital project on Toronto’s

August 9, 2018  

Infrastructure Report 2018: Canada’s spending plan starts hitting its stride

It may have been a little slow off the

July 5, 2018  

Feds pick construction team for multibillion-dollar Gordie Howe bridge project

The WDBA has tapped a preferred proponent to design, build, operate and maintain the major P3 project

June 22, 2018  

Liberals set hiring, procurement stipulations for federally funded projects

The so-called community benefits program aims to give Indigenous Peoples, veterans and recent immigrants a larger stake in Ottawa’s major infrastructure spending plan

May 28, 2018  

First projects still some time away, newly-appointed infrastructure bank CEO says

OTTAWA—The new chief executive of the federal infrastructure agency

May 7, 2018  

Aecon takes itself out of the running for Gordie Howe bridge contract

The decision to bow out of the procurement process comes just weeks before the federal government is set to pick a winning bidder for the $4.8 billion infrastructure project

May 4, 2018  

Ontario government earmarks billions for next wave of Toronto subway, LRT construction

The Liberal’s latest development plan will inject a further $9 billion toward building large scale transit projects across the city, including the so-called Downtown Relief Line

April 12, 2018  

Aecon consortium named preferred bidder for Toronto’s $1.2B Finch West light rail project

TORONTO—Infrastructure Ontario and Toronto-area transit agency Metrolinx have picked

November 7, 2017  

CCPPP announces 20th annual national awards recipients

The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) presented the