All posts tagged "Newfoundland"

  • abb maratime link
    ABB wins $400M contract as part of Maritime Link project

    ABB has received a large contract as part of the roughly $1.6-billion Maritime Link project — the power connection to be built between Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador, reports The Telegram. The contract, valued at about...

    • Posted July 29, 2014
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  • kirk saunders ellisdon
    Atlantic Canada news briefs

    Nova Scotia Eight-storey development planned for Halifax’s Spring Garden Rd. Construction of a new mixed-used development on the former Winsbys site on Halifax’s Spring Garden Rd. should begin in the next two weeks, says Westwood Developments Ltd....

    • Posted June 15, 2014
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  • Atlantic Canada Construction Labour and Employee Relations Forum to explore issues expected on major projects on horizon

    Atlantic Construction News staff writer The Atlantic Canada Construction Labour and Employee Relations Forum will bring together key stakeholders to explore the issues and topics essential to reengaging Atlantic Canada’s workforce on June 12 and 13 in...

    • Posted April 18, 2014
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  • NL: Nalcor exec admits hiring outside workers

    Nalcor’s vice-president for the Lower Churchill Project Gilbert Bennett admitted that there have been times when outside workers have been brought into the Muskrat Falls site when qualified Labradorians were available, reports The Labradorian. However, Bennett also...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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  • NL: Company gets approval to build third transmission line to Labrador West

    Premier Tom Marshall announced that Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro has been given the green light to proceed with the construction of a third transmission line between Churchill Falls and Labrador West,reports CBC News. “We will be moving...

    • Posted February 17, 2014
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  • maritime link
    NL: Maritime Link construction plans outlined for Cape Breton

    Senior officials told Cape Breton regional council that the Maritime Link project’s subsea cable, transmission line and distribution system between Cape Breton and Newfoundland are to be in place by 2017, reports CBC News. Emera Newfoundland and...

    • Posted February 10, 2014
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  • NL: Stantec opens new office in St. John’s

    Stantecon Jan. 13 moved 120 workers to a new office in St. John’s, the company said in a statement. The new30,000 square foot office at the Kelsey Drive location takes the place of three previous Stantec offices...

    • Posted February 2, 2014
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  • NL:NalcorissuesMuskrat Fallsreport

    Construction on the province’s $7.7-billion hydroelectric project at Muskrat Falls rolled along in November 2013 — according to the latest numbers released by Nalcor Energy — bringing bulk excavation work close to an end, continuing tree clearing...

    • Posted February 2, 2014
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  • NL: Province provides funding to town to help with road drainage

    The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is investing $300,000for improved drainage on three local roads in the Town of North River. The project is cost-shared with the provincial government providing 90% of funding and the Town of...

    • Posted January 27, 2014
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  • Galileo Masonry
    Galileo Masonry Ltd. co-ordinates St. John’s Hampton Inn masonry work

    Canadian Design and Construction Report special feature Galileo Masonry Ltd. specializes in commercial, industrial, low and high rise buildings and residential masonry work. The company’s tradespeople are capable with block, natural, cultured or handmade stone, concrete block...

    • Posted January 19, 2014
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