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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

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau took the controls of a crane during a campaign stop to outline the party's infrastructure investment plan.
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Liberals pledge increased infrastructure investment

August 28, 2015 STAFF REPORT

10-year plan calls for $125B for transit, social, green projects

Bird Construction to build 250,000-square-foot Moncton Downtown Centre that will include an NHL-sized ice surface, 9,000 permanent seats and up to 10,000 seats to accommodate other events. The Downtown Centre also includes flex space, a club lounge, private boxes and a multi-use outdoor plaza facility.
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Bird to design, build, finance construction of Moncton Downtown Centre

August 26, 2015 STAFF REPORT

$108M project includes NHL-size rink, convention space

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Financial close reached on Saskatchewan’s largest school-build ever

August 26, 2015 STAFF REPORT

18 elementary schools, 9 joint-use sites part of deal

Markham Stouffville Hospital expansion receives LEED Silver status
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Markham Stouffville Hospital expansion achieves LEED Silver

August 20, 2015 STAFF WRITER

AFP project built by PCL

Improvements to wastewater treatment plants, like the EPCOR-owned Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant in north Saskatchewan, are among the 26 infrastructure projects approved for federal and provincial funding
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Funding approved for 26 infrastructure projects in Saskatchewan

August 11, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Water, wastewater, road, solid waste management projects on the list

8km of the Herb Gray Parkway recently opened for traffic
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Traffic flowing on Windsor’s Herb Gray Parkway

August 8, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Procurement started for cross-border P3 bridge project

Financial close has been reached on the Regina Bypass P3 project worth $1.88B
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Financial close reached on Regina Bypass project

August 5, 2015 STAFF REPORT

P3 project pegged at $1.88 billion

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Billion Dollar Babies

August 1, 2015 JIM BARNES

Inventory of super-megaprojects reaches new heights

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Big Deals: A sampling of billion-dollar babies

August 1, 2015 by On-Site Magazine

LNG  Billion-dollar projects related to the energy industry have become commonplace, and two of the biggest are LNG terminals planned for B.C. Petronas’s $11-billion Pacific Northwest project is a proposed natural gas liquefaction and export facility on Lelu Island. The

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Editorial: Megaprojects are a team sport

August 1, 2015 JIM BARNES

The steady procession of billion-dollar projects rolling down the Canadian construction pipeline these days has to give one pause for thought. How are the contractors who bid on these jobs different from the rest of us? What special tactics do

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Calgary LRT project receives $1.53B commitment from feds

July 29, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Infrastructure project adds 27 stations, 40km of track

The Federal government has officially pledged $1 billion to help fund Ottawa's $3 billion LRT phase 2 expansion.
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Feds pledge $1B to expand Ottawa LRT

July 28, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Plan calls for 19 stations, 30km of track

Financial close reached on $5.3B Eglinton Crosstown LRT P3 project
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Financial close reached on Canada’s largest P3 infrastructure project

July 28, 2015 STAFF REPORT

Eglinton Crosstown LRT to cost $5.3B

The Gordie Howe International Bridge is expected to be completed and in service in 2020. It will connect to the Herb Gray Parkway and Interstate 75
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Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority launches P3 procurement process

July 21, 2015 STAFF REPORT

WDBA expects international, domestic interest in RFQ