Despite the many benefits associated with gender diversity, women remain underrepresented in the civil engineering construction industry. Perks of a more diverse workforce have been proven in a study done by Professor Qingbin Cui and … about How Social Media Can Promote Career Growth for Women in Construction
In the early days, when Canada was just being settled, wood was often the building material of choice. It was plentiful, easy to work with, and used for constructing houses and just about every other … about Building with Wood and Mass Timber Making a Comeback
If you’re a young person looking for work, or someone in the workforce looking for a change of career, the construction industry could be what you’re looking for. Over the next decade, there will be … about Growing Labor Shortage Spurs Innovative Ways to Fill Construction Worker Gap
Construction work has started or is about to start on three major hospital projects in the Vancouver area. The projects, worth a combined $4.9 billion, will provide work for tens of thousands of trades workers.
The Greater Vancouver Area (GVA) is one of the most land-constrained industrial markets in the world. Property is pricey, so bold solutions are required when building expansive new business parks.
Building a series of highway overpasses can be a challenge for contractors at the best of times. But when soil conditions are far from ideal for supporting heavy infrastructure, it adds a new wrinkle to … about Keeping the Traffic Flowing: Highway Upgrade Project Underway
A growing number of construction employers, unions and schools across the country are embracing a new initiative to hire and train more female apprentices and journeypersons in the skilled trades.
An iconic heritage building that once housed Maclean-Hunter Publishing at a prime intersection in downtown Toronto is undergoing a transformation into a mixed-use office and condominium tower. The new structure, called the United Building, is … about North America’s Tallest Heritage Building Combines Elements of the Past in New Build
Despite the pandemic, there is a revitalization of sorts going on east of Toronto Pearson International Airport. Construction of two new hotels is underway, and four more are proposed. A $20-million renovation to the 528-room … about Top 7 Major Construction Projects Underway in Toronto
Construction activity in most Canadian provinces should bounce back in 2021 from the COVID-19-related dip. However, that’s not true for everywhere—the Prairies are still likely to struggle.