Monday, August 19, 2019

Construction Links Network: Weekly Round Up February 2, 2019

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Weekly Round Up published by Construction Links Network. Below are the links to all the news items published on the network over the past seven days. If you have a news item that would be of interest to our readers and website visitors, please contact us.

Ideal for company news, project updates, new appointments, awards & milestones, new products/services, brochures, videos, infographics, blog sharing, events and more.

Until next week,

Arnie Gess, President


DND energy efficiency project targets ‘Goldilocks’ buildings

Technology – “Metallic wood” makes nickel as strong as titanium, but five times lighter

Featured – Canadian Construction Association introduces mentorship pilot program

Broadway condo tower gets warm reception at Saskatoon city hall

NDP – Mould causing housing crisis for First Nations across Canada

A look at alternative home building techniques

Bankrupt Ottawa snow removal company operators face criminal charges

Molson appears to have chosen buyer for historic Montreal brewery site

Premier Ford wants to build Ontario out of its housing crisis

Tender issued for reconstruction of Bayplex in Glace Bay

Contractor banned from City of Hamilton projects for one year

Just 9.1% of America’s construction workers are women—here’s what it’s like to be one of them

City of Mississauga recognized for its leadership on energy conservation and innovation

Super Bowl LIII – How Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium helps combat the city’s flood problems

Delayed northeast Oakville school approved for construction

13 facts about the controversial massive Chinese dam that slowed the earth’s rotation


1,200 pounds of sheet metal goes missing from Charlottetown construction site

Saskatchewan farmer has been digging his basement for the last 14 years with radio-controlled construction machinery

Amr Robah and Revival Design and Management Group Inc. fined $27,500 for unauthorized use of professional engineers’ seals

Featured – Canada Green Building Council issues action plan to close zero carbon skills gap in Ontario’s construction industry

Report – Winnipeg not developing enough serviced industrial land

PCM Corp showcases new credit management services & lien collection programs at Canadian Concrete Expo

Beumer-PCL Awarded GTAA Baggage 2025 Master Agreement

City of London praised for bird-friendly building proposals

Fiera Infrastructure and EllisDon Capital announce the establishment of a long-term partnership for Public-Private Partnerships

CanWEA – Wind energy is the lowest-cost source of new electricity in Canada and is on track to add approximately 1,000 MW of new capacity in 2019

A look at five five strong prefab concrete home companies

New Brunswick village growing again after offering land for $1

SNC-Lavalin appoints Ian Edwards as Chief Operating Officer

90,000-square-foot MILA AI institute opens in Montreal

Ontario’s Cowbell Brewing Co. wins wood design and building award

Fieldwire launches custom forms to reduce paperwork on construction jobsites


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