Saturday, October 31, 2020


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

Anthony Karakatsanis to lead Association of Consulting Engineering Companies

The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies - Canada (ACEC) announced that Anthony Karakatsanis, P.Eng., president and CEO of the Morrison Hershfield Group has been...

Survey on state of Canada’s roads, bridges and tunnels to inform infrastructure plans

On October 26, the federal government released new data on the state of Canada's roads, bridges and tunnels through Statistics Canada's Core Public Infrastructure...

Water infrastructure funds for eight Alberta communities

The governments of Canada and Alberta, with the support of municipalities and other community organizations, will provide more than $107.5 million to complete eight...

Call for proposals for northern transportation infrastructure projects

Minister of Transport Marc Garneau announced a call for proposals under the National Trade Corridors Fund (NTCF) for projects to address transportation infrastructure challenges...

Ontario government invests into expansion of Quinte health care network

The Ontario government is investing an additional $8.7 million to support the planning and design of the new Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County...

Fortis Inc. appoints new president and CEO

Doug Haughey, chair of the board of directors of Fortis Inc., headquartered in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, recently announced the retirement of Barry...

Legislation introduced to accelerate key infrastructure projects in Ontario

The Ontario government is introducing a package of legislative and policy measures that would, if passed, accelerate the building of key infrastructure projects to...

Investing in skills innovation at the University of Alberta

The Government of Alberta is supporting research at the University of Alberta that will promote innovation in the energy, health and transportation sectors. The University...

Ontario invests in new and upgraded school infrastructure

The Ontario government is investing $550 million to build 20 new schools and eight permanent school additions across the province in 2020-21. These new projects...

Hydro-Québec to refurbish Carillon generating station

Hydro-Québec will invest $750 million to refurbish its Carillon generating station, mainly to replace six generating units. The investment also covers the cost of...