On-Site Magazine

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November 30, 2021  

Project agreement signed for nuclear materials research centre

Construction of new laboratory research complex slated to commence in 2022.

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November 30, 2021  

Construction companies poised for post-Covid growth

Spending on infrastructure and the transition to net zero expected to fuel growth, post-Covid-19.

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November 30, 2021  

Boring machine en route to Scarborough

The Tunnel Boring Machine for the Scarborough Subway Extension is on its way across the ocean.

News
November 29, 2021  

PCL and Pomerleau see Spot run

Collaboration with Intel and Microsoft has Spot the robot dog joining site crews to help streamline workflow and enhance safety.

News
November 29, 2021  

Construction leaders to advocate for infrastructure investment

The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is calling for increased investment in infrastructure during its annual Hill Day in Ottawa.

News
November 29, 2021  

The industry steps up to rebuild damaged infrastructure

Road builders and infrastructure contractors wasted little time getting involved as provinces aim to get critical highways and bridges repaired following severe weather in B.C. and Newfoundland and Labrador.

News
November 26, 2021  

Ontario issues RFP for Bradford Bypass bridge

Ontario takes next step to build the Bradford Bypass.

News
November 25, 2021  

OGCA webinar promotes collaborative technology

OGCA shows that collaboration and the use of technology, such as Building Information Modelling, can pay dividends to a project.

News
November 25, 2021  

RFQ issued for Surrey hospital

Fraser Health Authority has issued the RFQ for a new hospital and cancer centre in Surrey, B.C. The facility has a projected cost of $1.66 billion.

News
November 24, 2021  

Ontario aims to attract young people to the skilled trades

$90 million in new funding announced to increase financial supports and apprenticeships for youth.

News
November 24, 2021  

MPA launches RFQ for new terminal

The Montreal Port Authority has issued a Request for Qualifications for the largest expansion project in the history of the Port of Montreal.

News
November 23, 2021  

PCL executive sleeps out to help youth

PCL Construction’s Bruce Sonnenberg raises more than $65,000 to assist programs that help youth at risk.

News
November 23, 2021  

Ontario building and improving schools

Government commits $600 million to build new schools and childcare spaces across Ontario.

News
November 23, 2021  

Author provides a simplified look at infrastructure

Mariko Uda’s debut book, Where does it all come from? Where does it all go? Toronto’s water, energy & waste systems, is a playful look at the infrastructure that supports our daily activities.

News
November 22, 2021  

Vinci Construction to acquire Canadian contractors

Vinci Construction has signed an agreement to acquire the construction companies of the Northern Group of Companies in Atlantic Canada.

News
November 22, 2021  

Castlepoint Numa announces affordable rental project

Developer Castlepoint Numa Inc. and WoodGreen Community Services have announced a strategic partnership to deliver 300 to 400 new affordable housing units in Toronto. The first is a 108-unit rental building to be located at 72 Perth Avenue.

News
November 22, 2021  

Shovels in the ground for Red Deer recovery community

Ground has been broken for the construction of the 75-bed Red Deer recovery community. The $20 million project is being headed up by Synergy Projects Ltd.

News
November 19, 2021  

CCPPP recognizes pair of P3 Champions

The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) recognized a pair of industry leaders, both advocates for the P3 project delivery model, during its 29th annual conference, P3 2021.

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November 19, 2021  

Report: Projects on Autodesk BuildingConnected increasing

Report suggests that construction industry is really rebounding after such a tough year in 2020.

News
November 17, 2021  

Ontario announces that Highway 413 is going ahead

New 400 series highway will help relieve gridlock, while creating jobs.