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DM Eagle Public School in Tecumseh, Ontario is one of 30 school being rebuild, the province announced today. A complete list of schools is available for download below
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Ontario building 30 new schools

November 9, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Renovations, additions being done to 26 others

The Alberta government has included increased funding in its capital budget plan for flood control and mitigation programs
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Alberta government to increase infrastructure spending

November 6, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Budget calls for $34B in new money over five years

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Local Saskatchewan contractors busy on largest school build

November 6, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Mega project recognized by P3 council

CCPPP release winners of annual P3 awards
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P3 project award winners announced today

October 28, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Champlain Bridge, Eglinton Crosstown, Humber River Regional Hospital win gold

New study finds investing in infrastructure has an 8-times return in real GDP
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Public infrastructure provides massive ROI: Report

October 28, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Infrastructure investment provides 8 times return on real GDP

Graham Construction took home the General Contractor over $40 Million Award for the YVR Airside Operations Building, the Member of the Year Award, and a Safety Award for achieving a zero frequency injury rate in the category of General Contractor 50,000 to 99,999 person hours.
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Graham Construction feted with BC gold

October 26, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Best of BC’s construction industry honoured by VRCA

The city of Montreal has released a 3-year, $5.2 billion infrastructure budget plan that includes billions in road improvements
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Montreal releases $5.2 billion infrastructure spending plan

October 21, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Capital budget document outlines projects for three years

The Windsor Detroit Bridge project includes a six-lane bridge, providing three Canada-bound lanes and three US-bound lanes over the Detroit River. Two bridge types were considered under the DRIC study - cable stayed and suspension. The bridge will have a clear span of 850 metres/2788 feet across the Detroit River with no piers in the water.
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6 consortiums answer Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority RFQ

October 14, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Canadian, American, International teams all submit

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Major trends must be acted on to maximize infrastructure returns: Report

October 13, 2015 STAFF REPORT

RCCAO looks at societal trends for future infrastructure needs

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Calgary-based Enercore sold for $10M

October 13, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Australia’s Clough Ltd has purchased Enercore Projects Limited (Enercore), a privately owned engineering and construction services company headquartered in Calgary, for an estimated $10 million. Enercore specializes in the provision of Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) services to the

More than 90 industry leaders gathered earlier this month to celebrate the 10 Anniversary of the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario. Among those in attendance included Jason Ottey (LiUNA Local 183); Richard Lyall (Joint Residential Construction Association); Mike Yorke (Carpenters Union); RCCAO executive director Andy Manahan; Toronto Deputy Mayor Denzil Minnan-Wong; RCCAO chairman Phil Rubinoff and Eric Lewis (Heavy Construction Association of Toronto)
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RCCAO celebrate 10 years of success

October 11, 2015 STAFF REPORT

More than 90 industry leaders gathered to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario in Toronto’s chic Distillery District earlier this month. RCCAO was founded in 2005 as an alliance between labour and management

City of Toronto approves long term plan to rehab Gardiner Expressway using P3 model
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Toronto opts for P3 model to rehab Gardiner Expressway

October 7, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Project worth an estimated $3.8 billion

Construction is about to begin on the new Stanton Territorial Hospital in Yellowknife, NT.
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Bird, Clark, Carillion to build Yellowknife hospital

October 7, 2015 STAFF REPORT

The Boreal Health Partnership consortium has reached financial close of a contract to design, build, finance and maintain the Stanton Territorial Hospital Project located in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.  Boreal Health Partnership is a consortium consisting of Carillion/Hochtief/Bird Capital as the Equity

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Editorial: We Win

October 1, 2015 JIM BARNES

Construction & Infrastructure are the big federal election winners

Saskatchewan Power Corporation is one of the province's Crown corporations which will be applying a local priority to procurement.
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Saskatchewan gives local priority to procurement

September 21, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Local construction association praises move

Pomerleau expands in Quebec with purchase of Verreault
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Pomerleau set to buy Quebec-based Verreault Construction

September 21, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Expansion mode continues after majority purchase of Aecon Atlantic Building division

Engineers Canada launch federal election website
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Engineers Canada launch federal election site

September 12, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Infrastructure key plank in engineers platform

Duncan Hawthorne, President and CEO of Bruce Power, recently signed a labour agreement with the Ontario Building and Construction Trades.
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Bruce Power, trades union sign labour deal

September 11, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Bruce Power and the Ontario Building and Construction Trades are joining forces through a new collaboration agreement, signalling a shared commitment to the ongoing role of Bruce Power nuclear in the province and recognizing the strategic importance of the company

Bruce Power in Tiverton, ON, is a study in how PPP can work in the power generation sector
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Bruce Power’s 3P structure is a case study of success: report

September 9, 2015 STAFF REPORT

 Bruce Power’s unique structure has helped Ontario achieve a number of key goals including keeping electricity prices low for families and businesses, helping ensure Ontarians have clean air to breathe while injecting more than $10 billion of private investment into

An RFP has been issued to three building and design teams for Seneca College's future expansion plans
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IO, Seneca College issue RFP for King Campus expansion plans

September 4, 2015 STAFF REPORT

3 teams shortlisted for bidding