• Community buildings targeted for retrofits

    Community buildings targeted for retrofit funds

    Two distinct, but complementary new federal programs promise funds for community buildings. Both are focused on meeting GHG reduction targets and are aligned with a pledge to invest $15 billion to address climate change and boost the green economy.
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    Pomerleau creates innovation lab for construction

    Pomerleau is partnering with Factry, a Canadian training centre specializing in developing creative skills, to form the Pomerleau aXLab.
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    Canada construction industry to rebound in 2021

    Construction across Canada is expected to rebound in 2021 in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and rise through the coming decade.

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    Improving construction safety with technology

    How can companies use technology to increase safety on their job sites moving into the future? Here are some digital tools available.
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    Construction predictions for 2021

    With construction projects challenged as a result of the pandemic, many companies are reimagining their business models.
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    Changing procurement in construction

    Procurement is an integral part of a construction project, but the culture of “lowest bid” is unsustainable. Collaboration is needed.

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    Governor General Julie Payette announced the honour just prior to Canada Day, with accompanying acknowledgement of Jon Love's business leadership and philanthropy.
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    High-rise development is expected to be the hardest hit real estate activity, but fallout across a wider range of consumer goods has potential negative implications for commercial warehouse and distribution facilities.
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    New funding for women in skilled trades

    The 2018 federal budget commits funds to inform women about apprenticeship programs, dispense financial grants for training and provide resources as they move into the workforce.