Friday, September 21, 2018

Construction Links Network: Weekly Round Up April 14, 2018

Below are links to the top news items posted on the Construction Links Network over the past week.

Members are invited to send company news items and press releases before April 20 to be included in the next issue.

Thank you for being part of this peer-to-peer network sharing platform for the construction, building and design community.

Have a great week!

To YOUR Success!

Arnie Gess, President

 

 

Private member’s bill introduced in Manitoba legislature to ensure timely payments to construction industry contractors

20 years later and lessons learned from the B.C. leaky condo crisis in 1998

City of Estevan issues RFP for the demolition of the Civic Auditorium

This May celebrate the building codes that protect your family and community

New brick technology will do-away with extra layers of insulation and decrease wall thickness

The Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal unveils the winning project from the architectural competition

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Member News – Riding the Commodity Roller Coaster – Mining Bulk Bags

North Kent Wind power facility in Chatham-Kent completes construction and begins operations

RFP for new Halifax elementary school to include an automated lockdown system

The “battle of the bridges” from Windsor to Detroit is far from over

Who is financing North Korea’s construction boom?

New CEO appointed for the Standards Council of Canada

Trans Mountain Expansion project on hold and now in jeopardy

Member News – Keep the noise down with Sound Barrier Panels from Eco-Flex

How raftlike homes and buoyant buildings may be a fix for rising sea levels

Oops! Silo demolition goes wrong in Denmark

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A look at robotic prefabrication process for timber frame modules

Pre-feasibility study confirms $1.65B underwater rail link between Newfoundland and Labrador could work

California architecture students propose turning former prison into housing

Member News – Certified Consultation Services for the construction or renovating of medical, veterinary, dental and healthcare facilities

Province of Saskatchewan establishes route for future Saskatoon bypass

A look at building structures that can save lives in extreme weather incidents

CREA – Canadian home sales improve slightly in March

The technology behind the reason Los Angeles is painting some of its streets white

Kubota Canada Ltd. announces the construction of a new facility in Pickering

Acoustiblok® delivers peace of mind to family with autistic child

Canadian housing starts trend stable in March