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Montreal’s Ste Catherine Street about to undergo massive overhaul

January 8, 2018 The Canadian Press

Beginning today, Montreal’s famous Ste-Catherine Street and the merchants along the busy commercial artery will be subjected to a familiar rite of passage in the metropolis: a major construction overhaul. A 2.2-kilometre stretch of road will be transformed between Atwater

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The ultimate Montreal board game: Construction & Corruption

December 18, 2017 Montreal Gazette

To pass the time while stuck in infernal traffic on Highway 40 this summer, David Loach came up with the quintessential Montreal board game: Construction & Corruption. He spent a few hundred dollars to manufacture prototypes so he could enjoy

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SNC Lavalin reaches agreement to repay Quebec municipalities for contracts

December 11, 2017 The Canadian Press

Engineering giant SNC-Lavalin has reached agreement to pay restitution to seven Quebec municipalities for obtaining contracts through questionable means. Neil Bruce, CEO of the Montreal-based engineering and construction firm, says the settlements under the province’s voluntary reimbursement program are “final

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New Montreal bridge currently being built had 2,000 defects: report

December 5, 2017 The Canadian Press

MONTREAL – The federal transport minister offered reassurances Monday that the New Champlain Bridge will be safe despite a published report that some 2,000 defects have been found in parts manufactured by a Spanish company. “It’s in good hands,” Marc

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Update on the construction of the new Champlain Bridge

October 24, 2017 Infrastructure Canada

Montreal, Quebec –  On Oct., 20 Infrastructure Canada participated in an update on the construction of the new Champlain Bridge with its private partner, Signature on the Saint Lawrence (SSL) and The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated (JCCBI), which is

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City of Ottawa and Rideau Transit Group extend existing contractual arrangements

June 27, 2017 SNC-Lavalin

MONTREAL – SNC-Lavalin announced that the City of Ottawa has exercised the option, under the current contract, to use equipment continuity, knowledge and cost efficiencies, and has signed a fixed-price variation agreement worth $349 million with Rideau Transit Group Partnership (RTG) for

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$400M mixed-use redevelopment project announced for former Montreal Children’s Hospital site

December 19, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Devimco Immobilier has submitted its plans to the City of Montreal for a mixed-use redevelopment project on the former site of the Montreal Children’s Hospital. The plans call for, among other things, the incorporation of a large-scale community centre and

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Construction kicks off for Carré Saint-Laurent

October 25, 2016 Ontario Construction Secratariate

This morning marked a momentous occasion as construction kicked off for Carré Saint-Laurent, a mixed-use development that will revitalize the intersection of Montreal’s two traditional main streets, Saint-Laurent and Sainte-Catherine. The new development is located at the heart of the

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Carbonleo and Four Seasons to open a hotel and private residences in Montreal

September 27, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Quebec property development and management company, Carbonleo, has announced a partnership with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to build a Four Seasons hotel and private residences on de la Montagne Street. This project, to be located in a pivotal, vibrant area

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First anniversary of construction on new Champlain Bridge

July 11, 2016 by Corinne Lynds

The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, was at the New Champlain Bridge construction site’s west jetty location today to mark the first anniversary of the start of work on this iconic structure, which will transform Montreal’s urban landscape

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First LEED Gold hospital in Quebec

March 15, 2016 On-Site Magazine

McGill University Health Centre’s Glen site certified by green building council

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Driving on glass being studied by Quebec researchers

January 19, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Recycled glass could be added to hot mix asphalt for multiple benefits