Sunday, February 25, 2018

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ROXUL® Inc. sponsors Montreal students in sustainable housing worldwide decathlon

MILTON, ON, Sept. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - ROXUL® Inc., North America's largest stone wool insulation manufacturer, backs university super group TeamMTL with a Team Member Sponsorship of product and expertise.  The team consisting of university...

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MIT researchers explore ancient firebrick technology to store energy

Firebricks – or bricks made with clay able to endure temperatures of 1,600 degrees Celsius – have been around for at least 3,000 years. Now Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) researchers are revisiting this ancient technology to...

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How IoT technology is reshaping the construction industry

If you’re part of the construction industry, you’re probably familiar with the machines used on a daily basis. What if each of these machines– large and small– could easily connect to the Internet? Wouldn’t it make your life easier,...

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Is blockchain technology set to shake up the construction industry?

The pace of change in the building trade is famously glacial. Construction professionals are always open to new ideas, but most of the industry’s advances have been evolutionary and implemented very slowly. Revolutionary advances, historically...

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How Vancouver property developers cash in on community gardens

Converting empty lots into garden plots makes the city greener—and also delivers a generous tax break At the corner of Alma Street and West 10th Avenue in Vancouver, a long-standing vacant lot that was once a gas station has recently become a...

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Plan Group Inc. and Bouygues Energies & Services named as sub-contractors for construction of new Niagara Falls Entertainment Centre

Sept. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Plan Group Inc. announced today that it has been selected the sub-contractor of choice to provide Electrical, Mechanical and Information Communications and Automated Technologies (ICAT) for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming...

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University of Calgary’s MacKimmie Tower closed for redevelopment

The multi-year MacKimmie Complex Redevelopment Project has ramped up with the closing of the tower. Since planning funding was announced in spring 2016, behind-the-scenes work has been happening to get ready for the redevelopment of the complex....

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$175M damage estimate for flooded Windsor homes from August rainfall

The record breaking rainfall that caused more than 6,116 basements to flood in the City of Windsor caused around $175-million in damage to homes, according to Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens. Dilkens provided update on the August flood in front of...

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Meet the 2018 Venice Biennale in Architecture Canadian Presenter and The Moriyama RAIC International Prize Finalists

September 12, 2017 – Toronto - The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) and Canada Council for the Arts invite media to attend the Moriyama RAIC International Prize Gala press conference on September 19 to meet the 2018 Venice Biennale...

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The world’s first 3D-printed reinforced concrete bridge is almost complete

Eindhoven University of Technology has a massive 3D printer capable of printing immense objects – and it’s currently creating the world’s first 3D-printed reinforced concrete bridge. The bridge will be installed this month in the small...

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Southwest Calgary ring road construction continues despite environmental appeals

The province says an environmental appeal that has stalled some construction on the southwest Calgary ring road will not force a change in the way a bridge over the Elbow River is designed. "The appellants are looking for a redesign of the...

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Engineering regulator encourages use of online directories to verify if individuals, companies are lawful providers of engineering services

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In light of a recent CBC Marketplace report on professionals with phony credentials, Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) is reminding the public of the resources available to confirm if an individual or...

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