Government of Alberta

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Construction Business

Alberta supports study for hyperloop project

The Alberta government is supporting a proposal to build a hyperloop transportation system between Edmonton and Calgary.
Lethbridge heating

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

University of Lethbridge to receive $20M in upgrades

The district heating and cooling centre at the University of Lethbridge will receive $20 million in government-funded upgrades, creating about 112 jobs.
recycling

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Alberta’s recycling program expanding to accept additional electronics

Up to 24,600 tonnes of electronics products not previously accepted in Alberta's program could be recycled under the two-year $43 million pilot project.
Fort Edmonton Park

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Fort Edmonton Park expansion breaks ground

The expansion project at Fort Edmonton Park, a 64-hectare living history park located along the city’s river valley, recently broke ground.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Canada and Alberta invest in upgrades at Calgary arts facility

The governments of Canada and Alberta recently announced funding to renew the electrical system in Arts Commons, a multi-venue arts centre in Calgary.
Alberta pledges to halt commercial evictions while tenants recover from losses COVID-19 has inflicted

REMI Network

Alberta bill overhauls outdated workplace legislation

An Alberta bill called the Fair and Family-friendly Workplaces Act seeks to overhaul outdated workplace legislation.
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REMI Network

Alberta’s new remediation guidelines in effect

Revisions to Alberta’s soil and groundwater remediation requirements came into effect on May 1, 2016, reports environmental law firm Willms & Shier.
Alberta adisory council COVID-19

REMI Network

Alberta to invest in flood and drought protection

Alberta will be issuing grants to 12 organizations through the Watershed Resiliency Restoration Program to improve flood and drought protection.

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Alberta invests in municipal flood mitigation

Grants have been awarded to 21 projects in 16 municipalities across Alberta to support the development of long-term resilience to flood and drought events. The

Canadian Facility Management & Design

$122.8-mil community centre opens in Clareview

A new 57,745-square-foot community centre has opened in Clareview, Edmonton. The $122.8-million project was financed by the City of Edmonton ($104.3-million) and the Government of Alberta ($18.5-million), through its Municipal Sustainability Initiative. The project was built to meet LEED silver standards through the incorporation of green roofs, energy-efficient mechanical and lighting systems, and reduced water consumption.