October 31, 2014Daily News
B.C. extends its environmental reach over mining companies
The British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines has tabled amendments to the province's Mines Act, extending the time it can take to pursue charges against companies that offend.
Oct 28, 2014 12:45PM
Governments can cancel contracts without huge penalties
According to a study released by the Fraser Institute on October 23, the Ontario government does not need to be on the hook when it cancels or changes its contracts for energy, transit or other projects.
Oct 28, 2014 12:43PM
Mega-Mergers Update: AECOM & URS, WSP & Parsons Brinckerhoff
AECOM has announced the final arrangements for its merger-acquisition of URS. The URS stockholders were given a choice between taking cash or shares in AECOM. On October 23 it was announced that the holders of 35% of URS shares chose to receive...
Oct 28, 2014 12:40PM
People news: Golder, SNC-Lavalin, Halsall
Golder's president and chief executive officer Brian Conlin, has announced he will transition out of his role as leader of the company's global organization in early 2015. The transition is part of Golder’s established succession planning...
Oct 28, 2014 12:34PM
Correction - Geni Bahar was first
Further to the news item posted on October 21 announcing that Angela Iannuzziello of AECOM had been named Canada's 2014 Transportation Person of the Year, in fact she is not the first female to receive the award.
Oct 28, 2014 12:33PM