climate economic

Construction Business

Economic recovery program addresses climate change

Funding from StrongerBC: BC’s Economic Recovery Plan for the Climate Adaptation Program will increase roadway resiliency.
contractor awards

Construction Business

Excellence honoured at B.C. contractor awards

The contractors behind some of British Columbia’s most important transportation projects in 2019 were recognized with the B.C. Highways Contractor Awards.
highway 881

Construction Business

AE appoints new VP transportation

Associated Engineering (AE) has appointed Kent Eklund, P.Eng., MBA, as vice president of transportation. He succeeds Bryan Petzold.

Construction Business

Construction of West Calgary Ring Road set for 2019

Construction of the West Calgary Ring Road is scheduled to begin in 2019, completing the circle around Calgary to alleviate traffic congestion.

REMI Network

USGBC releases LEED in Motion: Transportation report

Study focuses on industry growth in the green building sector for transportation facilities like airport terminal buildings bus centers and more.
Nova Scotia Digby

REMI Network

Nova Scotia on track to beat 2020 GHG target

Greenhouse gas emissions in Nova Scotia are down 17 per cent and on track to beat a 2020 reduction goal of 10 per cent below 1990 levels.

REMI Network

Road transportation failing GHG emissions target

Canada’s road transportation sector is unlikely to achieve an 80 per cent reduction target in greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) by 2050.

REMI Network

IKEA Canada to install EV stations nationwide

IKEA Canada will become the first retailer in Canada to install electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at each of its across the country.
rent repayment

Construction Business

Votes reject Metro Vancouver transit plebiscite

Metro Vancouver residents voted an overwhelming ‘No’ against the Mayor’s Council plan to fund transportation improvements. The mail-in ballot vote was held over a 10 week period from March 16 to May 29 with 61.68% of voters rejecting a 0.5% PST regional increase.
west Calgary Ring Road

Construction Business

B.C. launches 10-year transportation plan

The British Columbia government has announced a new 10-year transportation plan, called “B.C. on the Move.” The $2.5 billion plan outlines critical investments and improvements
Bike to work

Building Strategies & Sustainability

Building features that promote biking to work

In order to promote biking to work among tenants, property owners and managers should ensure secure bicycle parking, changing room and showers.

Construction Business

Port of Prince Rupert expansion

A new multi-million dollar road, rail and utility corridor project will expand the Port of Prince Rupert’s terminal capacity ...

Construction Business

Linking the Tri-Cities

Construction of the single largest transportation infrastructure project for the Tri-Cities in Metro Vancouver is underway.

Construction Business

Victoria’s largest infrastructure project

Victoria’s Johnson Street Bridge has been a highly visible and recognizable landmark to the city's harbour ...