Ontario's re-elected government re-announced its 2014 Budget on July 14. This time, with a majority in the legislature the Liberals should not have any trouble having the budget passed.
Jul 15, 2014 1:26PM
The Fraser Institute of Vancouver has written an analysis and issued a scathing response to the Supreme Court ruling at the end of June. That ruling gave a group of B.C. First Nations title to 1,700 square kilometres of land.
Jul 15, 2014 1:24PM
A new bridge across the Rideau River in the south end of Ottawa was being hailed as a landmark at its opening on Saturday, July 12.
Jul 15, 2014 1:18PM
A "BioSkin" that is said to reduce the surface temperature of a building by 12 degrees C and the micro-climate by about 2 degrees C has won the Tall Building Innovation Award from the Council of Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) this...
Jul 15, 2014 1:09PM
Arup, Dissing + Weitling, and Provencher Roy Associés Architects have revealed the design of a new bridge across the St. Lawrence River in Montreal to replace the Champlain Bridge. The 3-kilometre crossing will connect the South Shore to...
Jul 15, 2014 1:03PM
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is offering a webinar on the new Canadian Alternative Compliance Paths (ACPs) for LEED v4, beginning July 30.
Jul 15, 2014 8:44AM
At the annual general meeting of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies of Canada (ACEC) in Winnipeg on June 20, representatives of the provincial associations were each allotted a brief timeslot to explain what activities they...
Jul 8, 2014 1:51PM
According to Statistics Canada, building permits issued by municipalities rose sharply in May, with a 13.8% rise in value compared to April. The previous month the value of all permits had risen by only 2.2%, but there has been a slow upward...
Jul 8, 2014 1:49PM
The government of Manitoba has issued a licence to proceed immediately with the construction of the massive Keeyask dam and generating project in the northern part of the province.
Jul 8, 2014 1:44PM
The merger between Conestoga-Rovers & Associate (CRA) and GHD has been officially concluded.
Jul 8, 2014 1:41PM