All posts tagged "Construction"

  • Work begins on new Canadian Armed Forces projects in Halifax area

    The Canadian government announced the beginning of the construction for two Halifax-area infrastructure projects worth $208.6 million. The projects are expected to generate an estimated 380 jobs.The first project is a new housing and training facility for...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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    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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    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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    NS: Halifax Regional Municipality approve $2M grant for Discovery Centre

    A group of councillors in the Halifax Regional Municipality has endorsed a $2-million grant for the construction of the new $18.5-million Discovery Centre along the city’s waterfront, CBC News reports. The grant still needs final approval from...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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    NL: Conception Bay South plans to build new town hall; tender to be awarded soon

    The Conception Bay South (C.B.S.) expects that a tender for the construction of new town hall will be awarded within a couple of weeks, reports The Telegram. Conception Bay South Mayor Ken McDonald hopes that construction will...

    • Posted March 10, 2014
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  • H.B. White Canada to build 24-MW wind farmsin Nova Scotia

    H.B. White Canada Corp., a subsidiary of White Construction Inc., was selected as the engineering, procurement and construction contractor to build four community wind energy projects in Nova Scotia, reports North American Wind Power. The 24-MW portfolio...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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  • NS: The Grainery Lofts receives LEED Gold Certification

    Southwest Properties announced that its residential building, The Grainery Lofts, has received LEED Gold Certification. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is an internationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high performance green...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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    NB: Renovation work complete on Kennebecasis Park Elementary School

    The newly renovated and expanded Kennebecasis Park Elementary School officially opened Feb. 25 in Rothesay. The renovation of the school included upgrades to its architectural, mechanical and electrical systems; as well as a wheelchair lift and site...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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    Nova Scotia announces $4.4M for renovation to Guysborough Memorial Hospital

    The Nova Scotiais supporting a multi-million dollar renovation to Guysborough Memorial Hospital that will make health care more convenient, comfortable and safer. The province is providing $4.4 million in funding for the project, which will address needs...

    • Posted February 10, 2014
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  • NS: Construction industry tries ads to keep workers

    Construction companies and unionized building trades in Nova Scotia have launched new online and TV ads to convince more people to get into the business and stay in the province, reports CBC News. Under the brand Build...

    • Posted February 10, 2014
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