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“Robocops” to assist Atwill-Morin jobsite workers

Masonry, concrete and scaffolding company has invested in exoskeletons to be deployed on some of its construction sites.

Bobcat recognizes trio of Canadian dealers

Equipment manufacturer’s 2024 Dealer Leadership Group counts 3 Canadian companies amongst its 16 top-performing North American dealers.

Ontario expanding mass timber to 18 storeys

Province says expansion of mass timber heights will help build more homes while supporting Ontario’s forestry sector.

CBHCC seeking code development volunteers

Committee workers needed to support the development of the 2030 Canadian National Model Codes.

Labour shortages impacting construction growth

As supply chains normalize and commodity prices ease, labour remains one of the most significant issues facing the North American construction industry.

Join us for our next Virtual Summit: Pursuing DEI – Enhancing your workforce and community

Explore how embracing inclusivity propels innovation, fosters growth, and positions your organization as an Employer of Choice. The virtual event takes place on April 24, 2024, at 1:00 p.m. (ET).

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New Kubota KX080-5 8-Ton Excavator enhances power, reliability and operator comfort

Building upon its position as the manufacturer of the world’s #1 selling compact excavator, Kubota recently launched the new KX080-5 8-Ton Excavator in Canada. A reinvention of the popular KX080-4, the new machine is designed with advanced utility, comfort and performance, enabling a substantial digging depth of over 15 feet, a dumping height of 17 feet and a digging radius of 24 feet. Redesigned with noise reduction, luxury seat, air conditioning, extra leg room and improved visibility, it features keyless start, an engine autostop, rearview camera with a seven-inch LCD display and LED working lights. » Learn More

Lower housing starts forecast for 2024

Impact of interest rates on new construction has CMHC predicting negative growth in housing starts this year; recovery in 2025 and 2026. » Read More...


Hitachi wheel loader

The ZW310-7 wheel loader from Hitachi Construction Machinery Americas is part of the company’s new ZW-7 series, which was announced at last year’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG show. The machine, which the company says put a focus on operator comfort that translates to boosted operator productivity, will be offered in a base model and a premium model. ... » Read More...


Mecalac tiltrotators

Mecalac's MR50 and MR60 Tiltrotators come equipped with the company’s twin Connect coupling system for compatibility with other Mecalac work tools. The MR50 is available as an option for the manufacturer’s 9MWR and 11MWR wheeled excavators and 10MCR crawler-skid excavator, while the MR60 is available for its 15MWR wheeled excavator and 15MC crawler excavator. ... » Read More...


National Heavy Equipment Show

April 11-12, 2024 - International Centre - 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ontario  L4V 1E8 » Read More...

Truck World

April 18-20, 2024 - The International Centre - 6900 Airport Rd, Mississauga, ON L4V 1E8 » Read More...

The Future of Design & Construction

May 29-30, 2024 - Arizona State University - 301 E Orange Street, Tempe, AZ 85281, USA » Read More...

CIQS Congress 2024

June 20-22, 2024 - Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto - 75 Lower Simcoe Street, Toronto, ON M5J 3A6 » Read More...

CAWIC National Conference

September 10-12, 2024 - White Oaks Resort & Spa - 253 Taylor Road SS4, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0 » Read More...