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Graham to build Canada’s only wet infant formula facility

January 15, 2018 by Corinne Lynds

Graham has been awarded a $200-million contract to build the new Canadian Royal Milk (CRM) facility. To be constructed in Kingston, ON, the CRM will be a 29,728 m2 (320,000 sq. ft.) state-of-the-art infant formula manufacturing facility. It will be Canada’s

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Graham wins Crowchild short-term improvements project

September 26, 2017 Graham Construction

Graham continues to be a leading construction provider for the City of Calgary, recently winning the $62-million contract to complete short-term improvements to a major north-south transportation link in the City. In response to the continued growth in traffic along Crowchild

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EllisDon awarded contract for new Groves Memorial Community Hospital

June 16, 2017 Infrastructure Ontario

FERGUS, ON – Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Groves Memorial Community Hospital have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Infrastructure to design, build and finance the new Groves Memorial Community Hospital (GMCH) development project in Centre Wellington, Ont. The contract between EllisDon

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PCL Construction awarded contract for Calgary Cancer Centre

June 15, 2017 On-Site Magazine

Calgary – PCL Construction Management Inc. (Calgary) has been awarded the $1.1 billion design-build contract for the new Calgary Cancer Centre project, as part of the governments $1.4 billion overall project budget. PCL president and CEO Dave Filipchuk said, “PCL

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Contract awarded for Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C project

March 2, 2017 Infrastructure Ontario

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have awarded a fixed-price contract to Plenary Health CAMH to design, build, finance and maintain the CAMH Phase 1C redevelopment project. The contract is valued at approximately $685

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Bird Construction executed a fixed-price contract to construct new mental health facility and energy centre

February 15, 2017 On-Site Magazine

Bird Construction Inc. has executed a contract with Fraser Health through Bird Design-Build Construction Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary, to design and build a new mental health facility and energy centre at Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster, B.C. This

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SNC-Lavalin awarded US$100M midstream oil and gas project in the U.S.

December 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a 10-year Build-Own-Operate (BOO) oil and gas service contract for the engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and operations of multiple gas compression and dehydration facilities in the Permian Basin of the United States, with an approximate value

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Fortress selects EllisDon as builder for SkyCity Centre Winnipeg

October 14, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Fortress Real Developments has announced that EllisDon has been awarded the contract to build SkyCity Centre Winnipeg, the iconic 45-storey mixed-use condominium apartment and office tower located in downtown Winnipeg. As Manitoba’s tallest structure, SkyCity will be a postcard-worthy skyscraper that

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Law Column: Provide notice of intention to bring a claim

October 14, 2016 John Pratt & Kristen Withers

Many construction contracts include a provision requiring parties to the contract to provide reasonable notice of potential claims they might bring for delays, defects in the work or other damages. These provisions often include time limits for giving notice, and

The Pillars of Justice stand in a Toronto park not far from the future site of a new courthouse. AECOM has been awarded the planning, design, and compliance contract. An RFP for the AFP project will be issued in the spring.
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Contractors and the Law: The importance of bid compliance

August 29, 2016 Matthew Swanson and Alexander Bjornson

Tendering is often a complex and hurried process, and sometimes mistakes are made. In the recent case of True Construction Ltd. vs. Kamloops (City), the British Columbia Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal considered a number of issues relating

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Stuart Olson Industrial Group awarded $80M in new contracts

August 16, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Stuart Olson Inc. has announced that its Industrial Group has been awarded approximately $80 million in new contracts. The projects include the provision of complete mechanical, electrical and instrumentation services to a major mining company operating in Ontario. The Company also

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Contract awarded for Seneca College King Campus expansion

August 8, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Seneca College and Infrastructure Ontario (IO) have awarded a fixed-price contract to EllisDon Corporation to design, build and finance Seneca College’s King Campus Expansion. The contract between EllisDon and Seneca College is for $70.9 million. Payment will be made by

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Aecon awarded two energy contracts by Union Gas and Spectra Energy

July 4, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Aecon Group Inc. has been awarded a $250-million contract by Union Gas Limited for work on its Dawn-Parkway Expansion Project in Ontario. Aecon was also awarded a four-year Master Service Agreement (MSA) contract with Spectra Energy Transmission (Spectra Energy) for pipeline

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Aecon awarded two energy contracts by Ontario Power Generation

June 27, 2016 On-Site Magazine

An Aecon Group joint venture (JV) has been awarded two nuclear energy contracts by Ontario Power Generation (OPG) valued at $223 million for Aecon’s share. Under the first contract, a JV between Aecon (60 per cent) and SNC-Lavalin Nuclear Inc.

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$3.34M contract has been awarded to Green Roads Recycling of Fernie, B.C.

March 3, 2016 On-Site Magazine

A $3.34-million contract has been awarded to Green Roads Recycling of Fernie, B.C. to resurface two sections of highway east of Chase. This work will use innovative made-in-B.C. hot-in-place paving technology that produces 50 per cent fewer greenhouse gas emissions