Monday, November 29, 2021


All the late breaking news about infrastructure renewal and related topics.

Port of Montreal launches RFQ for expansion project

The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) officially launched the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the Contrecoeur container terminal project's Design-Build-Finance-Operate-Maintain (DBFOM). The RFQ will remain open...

Ontario announces $600M to build new schools

Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, joined by Kinga Surma, Minister of Infrastructure, and Natalia Kusendova, MPP for Mississauga Centre, announced that the Ontario government...

Gordie Howe bridge project wins IHSA health and safety award

At its annual general meeting, the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association (IHSA) honoured the Gordie Howe International Bridge project with its John M. Beck...

Niagara Region Wind Farm closes $31M in refinancing

Vancity Community Investment Bank (VCIB) and Six Nations of the Grand River Development Corporation (SNGRDC) announced the successful close of $31 million in refinancing...

Shovels in the ground for Red Deer recovery community

Construction is starting on the new 75-bed recovery community in Red Deer, which will provide long-term holistic residential treatment for people with addiction and...

PCL and Pomerleau collaborate on digital transformation of job sites

PCL and Pomerleau Construction are setting aside competition and leveraging innovation to collaboratively influence the construction industry. Along with Latium, Intel and Microsoft, they...

Canada and B.C. announce joint supply chain recovery working group

The Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, the Minister of Emergency Preparedness, Bill Blair, and the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure for the Province of...

Construction to begin on affordable housing project in Winnipeg

Construction is set to begin on an affordable housing project in a three-storey building in Winnipeg’s inner city for vulnerable people who are homeless...

Contract for LRVs awarded for Calgary’s Green Line LRT

The Green Line Board and the City Calgary have selected CAF (Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles) as the supplier of its new fleet of...

Journey to net-zero by 2050 laid out at CanREA conference

At the Electricity Transformation Canada conference in Toronto, the Canadian Renewable Energy Association (CanREA) called for electricity sector decision-makers to embrace a new vision...