Canadian Facility Management & Design
SMG has signed a contract with Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association (LEPAA) to operate the Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Science.
Although there has been no contractual or statutory recognition of the inequity of "pay when paid" clauses up to this point of time, change is on the horizon.
Alliance contracts are incentive-based relationship contracts in which the parties agree to work together as one integrated team.
Touted as a time and cost-saving measure, design-build project delivery has taken the North American construction industry by storm.
The popularity of design-build is found in its advantages. One of those is the potential for design innovation. Owners can benefit from creativity generated ...
Building Strategies & Sustainability
An energy performance contract is an agreement between a building owner and an energy service company (ESCO) whereby the ESCO takes full responsibility for identifying, financing, implementing, commissioning ...
Canadian Apartment Magazine
An employer may mean to provide its employees with fair employment contracts but when disputes arise, parties often disagree on the rights they ...
The British Columbia Builders Lien Act treats completion – whether it be substantial completion of a contract or subcontract or ...
The Canada BIM Council (CanBIM) recently held a regional session in Vancouver. The presentations consistently emphasized one fundamental aspect of building information modeling (BIM): collaboration.
Canadian Property Management
A recent decision from the CRTC puts TV service providers in a better position to compete in some commercial and institutional buildings.
Construction contractors may be tempted to pursue any advantage they can to land a deal. While some advantages may be legitimate opportunities for bidders, some conduct may be anti-competitive and therefore illegal.