Together the city of Montréal and the town of Montreal-West will be receiving close to $84.4 million in federal and provincial funding for water pipe renewal.
The $37 million in funding will focus on the repair and upgrading of existing water-related facilities and assets.
The initiative includes seven climate change adaptation projects, expected to be completed before April 2019, as part of the NRC Climate-Resilient Core Public Infrastructure program.
The building will feature bright, modern and versatile spaces, including a four-storey atrium and a rooftop patio, and it will target LEED Silver certification.
The firm is celebrating the growth of its leadership team at the Principal, Senior Associate and Associate levels with 15 personnel announcements.
Canadian infrastructure projects still perform better than those in the U.S., where the average project delay is a little over three years.
Featuring glass and etched bronze cladding panels, the bridge will provide vantage points for both users looking outward and pedestrians looking up.
Work on the highway will alleviate congestion expected to result from the temporary closure of the Centennial Bridge in 2019.
The Government of Alberta is investing $13.4 million to help the City of Calgary boost its flood readiness.
R.V. Anderson Associates takes top honour at the 15th annual Awards event where 12 projects were recognized for outstanding achievement.
The merger brings together more than 500 professional and technical staff in nine locations across the country.
The project includes adding high occupancy vehicle lanes in each direction and widening the existing six-lane configuration up to 12 lanes for some stretches.
Hy-Grade Precast Concrete will continue to operate under the Hy-Grade name and become the third Ontario manufacturing facility for Con Cast Pipe: Puslinch, Oakville and St. Catharines.
Seven Awards of Excellence and nine Awards of Merit were handed out to member firms, and ACEC-BC also recognized two individuals and a client of the year as well.
Selection of an engineering consultant will begin this year, and once design and engineering are complete construction could begin as early as fall 2019.
Katie McPherson, part of Vancouver’s office of emergency management for five years, has been appointed the city’s Chief Resilience Officer.
Construction of the LEED Gold wastewater plant is expected to begin this spring with completion slated for December 2020.
Rising 60 meters above ground, with a view stretching 28 km, the observation wheel features 42 temperature-controlled gondolas.
Approved hospital upgrades include a new inpatient/outpatient care tower, expansion and renovation of the treatment and support service department as well as expanded parking.
Engineering assessments have been ongoing and the ministry now has concluded that a bridge, capable of accommodating water flow levels similar to those last year, is the appropriate permanent solution at Commotion Creek.
The water projects will receive a combined total of $23 million from the Feds and the province of Quebec.
Harbour City Solutions consortium, the winning bidders for the biosolids project, include Synagro, Bird Construction, Maple Reinders and Cole Engineering.
The province is seeking highway funding from the Feds and the Township of Langley. Design work is expected to start in the fall of 2017.
After six-and-a-half years as president and CEO of Metrolinx, McCuaig will now support the launch of the Canada Infrastructure Bank.
A new two-lane, three-span, concrete bridge will replace existing bridge that was built in 1915.
Total cost of the wastewater transmission project is estimated to run over $70 million.
The $21.6 million includes $882,000 for planning and $20.6 million to construct the consolidated High Prairie campus.
Three Canadian schools won awards: École de Technologie Supérieure, Montreal; Ryerson University, Toronto; and the University of Windsor.
Yamashita is a professional engineer with almost 30 years of experience working in the rail industry for Canadian Pacific.
Funding for the initiative was allocated in Budget 2017 and design will commence this summer.