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OWSCA calls for end to closed tendering for civil projects

December 12, 2017 OSWCA

Closed tendering practices will extend to local civil construction projects in Waterloo, Ont. – a move that could threaten contractors’ ability to work in the region, according to the Ontario Sewer & Watermain Construction Association (OSWCA). The OSWCA, which represents

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Toronto Tunnel Partners selected for Regional Express Rail – Highway 401 Rail Tunnel

October 23, 2017 EllisDon Corp.

MISSISSAUGA – EllisDon Civil announced today that Toronto Tunnel Partners (TTP) has been selected as the preferred proponent to design, build, and finance the development of an upgraded rail tunnel project by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx. TTP is an

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Now accepting applications for 2017 ORBA Civil Engineering and Technology Scholarships

April 7, 2017 On-Site Magazine

Mississauga, ON – Ontario Road Builders’ Association (ORBA) is now accepting applications for its 2017 Civil Engineering and Civil Engineering Technology Scholarships, each valued at $2,000.00.  The submission deadline is May 31, 2017. The Civil Engineering Scholarship is awarded to

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ORBA & OAPC celebrate a new chapter and outstanding service

April 4, 2017 Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council

Mississauga, ON – The Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council (OAPC) a council of the Ontario Road Builders’ Association (ORBA) recognized outstanding service to the association and industry at its 43nd annual general meeting and awards luncheon at the Fairmont Royal York

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Know someone that’s interested in a career in civil construction?

March 15, 2017 On-Site Magazine

If you know someone, or are someone, that’s interested in pursuing a career within the civil construction field, check out the Canadian Construction Association’s Careers in Civil Construction site. You will find information on potential careers, schools, salary vs. investment and

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Ledcor graduate scholarships in CEM awarded at University of Alberta

October 4, 2016 Ledcor

The Ledcor Professorship in Construction Engineering and Management was first announced in August, 2008. The $500,000 contribution to the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the University of Alberta established an endowed professorship in the Department of Civil and

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Report: Infrastructure agency would advise federal government on mega-projects

September 7, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Over the next 10 years when the federal government aims to deliver $120 billion of infrastructure investment and boost the economy, it’s important to establish a centre of excellence to support big decisions on the country’s future mega-projects. So says