All posts by Habibur Rahman

  • Atlantic heavy equipment show
    2014 Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show held in Moncton

    The Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show was held at the Moncton Coliseum Complex on April 3-4, 2014. The 2014 marks the 15th edition of the colossal event, which encompassed the entire Coliseum and Agrenas, in addition to 80,000...

    • Posted April 6, 2014
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  • OpenHydro
    OpenHydro, Nova Scotia team up to build next generation tidal energy project

    The Nova Scotia Department of Energy selected OpenHydro for a tidal energy demonstration project at the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) test site. OpenHydro was selected as part of a competitive process undertaken by the...

    • Posted April 6, 2014
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  • Halifax architects firm win national award

    Halifax-based MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Ltd. received a national award from the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, reports The Chronicle Herald. The firm is receiving the institute’s 2014 Architectural Firm Award, which will be presented at an event...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Waterville Aiirport
    Waterville airport closing for $500M Michelin expansion

    The civilian airport at Waterville will close this fall to make way for a possible $500-million Michelin expansion, reports The Chronicle Herald. On March 10, Kings County councillors voted to close the Waterville Municipal Airport on Sept....

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • sackville park
    NB: Myview Construction gets $1M contract for Sackville park redevelopment

    The Sackville Town Council awarded a $1-million contract to Moncton-based Myview Construction for the Bill Johnstone Memorial Park redevelopment, reports The Sackville Tribune Post. Preliminary work expected to begin on the project immediately with a ground-breaking anticipated...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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  • NB: Construction begins on Saint John YMCAbuilding

    Constriction has started on the new Saint John YMCA facility in the New Brunswick Port City, reports DailyBusinessBuzz. The project includes the construction of a 6,300-sq.-metre (70,000-sq.-foot) community building on Churchill Boulevard, which will include recreational spaces,...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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  • NS: Dexter Construction to build rock quarry in Huntington

    Dexter Construction Ltd. proposed building a rock quarry for the Marion Bridge area in Huntington, reports the Cape Breton Post. The company has asked the Nova Scotia Department of Environment for approval to operate a quarry of...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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  • NS: CBRM unveils online building permit application system

    The Cape Breton Regional Municipality on March 17 said that it has implemented a process to allow building permit applicants online access to their building permit applications and their approved building permit information. The building permit process...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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  • CANS logo
    NS: CANS gets CCA’s Partner Association of the Year award

    The Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS) received the award for Partner Association of the Year at the Construction Association of Canada’s (CCA) annual conference in Panama  in March, reports DailyBusinessBuzz. The CCA’s National Awards Program recognizes...

    • Posted March 23, 2014
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  • pei map
    Prince Edward Island announces additional road projects

    Journal Pioneer reports that communities across the Prince Edward Island will benefit from road and bridge improvements that will be made during the coming construction season, according to Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Robert Vessey. “When we...

    • Posted March 11, 2014
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