News | August 08, 2018

Work begins on Highway 73 (Henri-IV) in Quebec City

Representatives from the governments of Canada and Quebec took part in a groundbreaking event to officially mark the start of work to widen and repair the Henri‑IV Highway between Charest…

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News, OntarioAug. 15, 2018
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Toronto expands its bike share program

The Government of Canada has committed up to $4 million through its Public Transit Infrastructure Fund (PTIF) for bike share expansion in Toronto, which is matched with another $4 million…
News, Western CanadaAug. 15, 2018
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Alberta investing $215 million in green transit

Alberta commuters will have more options when it comes to getting around thanks to a new public transportation program that invests in green transit throughout the province. The $215-million Alberta…
International, NewsAug. 15, 2018
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Stantec to acquire UK-based Peter Brett Associates

Stantec is expanding its United Kingdom (UK) presence with the planned acquisition of Reading, England-based Peter Brett Associates LLP (PBA). An independent firm of more than 700 engineers, planners, scientists,…
International, News, OntarioAug. 15, 2018
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Aecon rejoins Gordie Howe Bridge proponent

Aecon Group Inc. has announced that it has received approval to rejoin Bridging North America, the team selected as the Preferred Proponent to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain the…
Atlantic Canada, NewsAug. 14, 2018
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Paving progressing on the Team Gushue Highway Extension

Steve Crocker, Minister of Transportation and Works, provided an update on the status of the extension of the Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Paving began Monday,…
National, NewsAug. 13, 2018
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Provinces, territories receive federal gas tax funding

The Government of Canada has announced the awarding of the first installment of gas tax funding for eight provinces and all three territories. “Local governments know best what their communities…
National, News, OntarioAug. 10, 2018
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Ontario receives first installment of federal gas tax revenues

The Government of Canada has delivered the first of two $408-million annual installments of the federal Gas Tax Fund (GTF) to Ontario. In total, the province will be provided with…
International, NewsAug. 15, 2018
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Stantec to acquire UK-based Peter Brett Associates

Stantec is expanding its United Kingdom (UK) presence with the planned acquisition of Reading, England-based Peter Brett Associates LLP (PBA). An independent firm of more than 700 engineers, planners, scientists,…
International, News, OntarioAug. 15, 2018
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Aecon rejoins Gordie Howe Bridge proponent

Aecon Group Inc. has announced that it has received approval to rejoin Bridging North America, the team selected as the Preferred Proponent to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain the…
Atlantic Canada, NewsAug. 14, 2018
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Paving progressing on the Team Gushue Highway Extension

Steve Crocker, Minister of Transportation and Works, provided an update on the status of the extension of the Team Gushue Highway from Kenmount Road to Topsail Road. Paving began Monday,…
National, NewsAug. 13, 2018
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Provinces, territories receive federal gas tax funding

The Government of Canada has announced the awarding of the first installment of gas tax funding for eight provinces and all three territories. “Local governments know best what their communities…
National, News, OntarioAug. 10, 2018
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Ontario receives first installment of federal gas tax revenues

The Government of Canada has delivered the first of two $408-million annual installments of the federal Gas Tax Fund (GTF) to Ontario. In total, the province will be provided with…

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Five appointed to Manitoba Hydro-Electric Board

Five new members have been appointed to the Manitoba Hydro-Electric Board, just a few days following the abrupt resignation of nine members of the board. “The five new appointees to the board come from diverse sectors and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the work of the corporation,” said Cliff Cullen, Manitoba’s Minister of Crown Services. “Our government is confident and excited that these qualified and capable individuals…
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Canada, Ontario announce funding for Wataynikaneyap Transmission Project

The Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario have announced funding for the Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Line Project in the aggregate amount of $1.6 billion. The funding framework allows for a viable transmission business with First Nations and Fortis Inc. participating as the equity investors. The project will connect remote First Nations in Northwestern Ontario to Ontario’s power grid, provide for savings associated with avoided diesel costs, and socio-economic…
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2017 Top100 infrastructure projects surpasses $186 billion

There is more than $186 billion invested in the biggest infrastructure projects currently under development in Canada, according to information released today in the annual Top100 Projects report. The Top100 Projects report, produced each year since 2006 by industry magazine ReNew Canada, researches and analyses several hundred projects each year at differing stages of discussion, design, and construction to build its comprehensive list of public sector projects from all provinces…
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