All posts by Admin1234

  • td centre halifax
    The TD Centre project — Halifax

    We’ll soon be publishing a comprehensive special report about the TD Centre project in  In the meantime, you can visit the project site’s website and view the work-in-progress through its webcams. See:    

    • Posted May 31, 2013
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  • halifax airport
    Halifax airport starts $44.5 million to upgrade passenger check-in and baggage processing

    Work has started to upgrade and expand the main check-in hall of the terminal building at Halifax Stanfield International Airport, the airport said in a news release. PCL Constructors Canada Ltd. is acting as construction manager for...

    • Posted May 26, 2013
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  • New Brunswick company wins bid for $70 million temporary housing project — in Manitoba

    Manitoba Hydro is spending $70 million on housing for a temporary camp for workers near Gillam, where crews will be working on the Bipole III project, says a report by CTV Winnipeg. Hydro said Bouctouche, New Brunswick-based Kent...

    • Posted May 26, 2013
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  • nova institute

    L & R Construction Ltd. has won a  $3.6-million contract to build an addition to the Nova Institution for Women in Truro, returning the contract to the complex it originally built in the mid 1990s, according to...

    • Posted May 26, 2013
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  • kent homes nb
    Kent Homes lands “largest contract”

    Kent Homes in Bouctouche, NB has landed the largest contract in the company’s history, CBC has reported. The J.D. Irving Limited-owned company has signed an agreement with Outland Camps to build 100 dorm rooms and other buildings...

    • Posted May 23, 2013
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  • cagbc logo
    CaGBC announces 1,000 projects have been certified through LEED

    Milestone highlights substantial reductions to Canadian GHG emissions and energy and water consumption accomplished through LEED  The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has announced that 1000 projects have now been LEED certified in Canada. The certifications total 145 Certified, 316...

    • Posted May 22, 2013
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  • Cossett Heights -- CBC photo
    Sydney’s Cossett Heights to be developed by Jone Jim Construction

    A largely undeveloped parcel of prime land in Sydney will soon be transformed into a major residential area, CBC news has reported. The Cape Breton Regional Municipality recently sold the 41 hectare Cossitt Heights property to Jonel...

    • Posted May 17, 2013
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  • Marilyn Munroe
    Publisher’s viewpoint: Welcome!

    By Marilyn Munroe Welcome to Atlantic Canada Construction News. As a lifelong Maritimer, I have always been amazed at the talent, ingenuity and perseverance of our businesses and its workforce. The construction industry is an excellent example...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • structal logo
    Structal-Bridges lands two major contracts in Newfoundland and Labrador and Massachusetts

    Structal-Bridges, a division of Canam Group Inc., has secured two large contracts totallingg close to $60M for the fabrication of the steel structures that will replace the Sir Ambrose Shea Lift Bridge in Placentia, Newfoundland, and the...

    • Posted April 28, 2013
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  • port of halifax logo
    Halifax port receives technology funding from federal government

    National Defence minister Peter MacKay on behalf of Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, has announced federal funding for...

    • Posted April 24, 2013
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