All posts tagged "News"

  • highway 103 ns
    First Nova Scotia project under New Building Canada Plan announced

    The first eligible project in Nova Scotia under the New Building Canada Fund was recently announced. The project will involve the construction of a new interchange and connector on Highway 103 between Upper Tantallon (Exit 5) and...

    • Posted July 29, 2014
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  • 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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  • Kari_Carrouth
    TBEI, Inc. Announces New Corporate Controller

    Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc., (TBEI) recently announced the promotion of Kari Carrouth to the newly created position of Corporate Controller for TBEI and its family of brands. “We are excited to expand Kari’s role within...

    • Posted July 9, 2014
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  • Nova Centre project developer files lawsuit against Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia

    The developer of the massive Nova Centre project in downtown Halifax has filed a lawsuit in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia against the Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia and its board of directors. Argyle Developments Inc....

    • Posted June 30, 2014
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  • Nova Scotia
    Construction reaches near on correctional facility in Priestville

    Construction nears completion on the Northeast Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Priestville, reports New Glasgow News. Because of the nature of correctional facilities, new ones aren’t built often, which makes this project unique especially considering the size....

    • Posted June 30, 2014
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  • Atlantic Canada governments announce harmonization of apprenticeship systems

    Canadian Design and Construction Report The Atlantic provinces have agreed to harmonize their apprenticeship systems. Federal and provincial leaders announced in late May that the Atlantic provinces, through the Council of Atlantic Premiers, will invest $3.5 million...

    • Posted June 15, 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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  • jd irving construction starts
    Work underway at $450M modernization project at J.D. Irving’s pulp mill

    Construction work is currently underway for the $450 million modernization project at J.D. Irving Pulp & Paper (JDI) in Saint John, New Brunswick. The investment will involve a total of 1.2 million person hours of construction work...

    • Posted May 26, 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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  • Atlantic Canada construction news briefs

    Atlantic Construction News staff writer Here are excerpts from news briefs updated frequently at the Atlantic Construction News website (atlanticconstructionnews.com). Newfoundland Conception Bay South plans $10.5 million town hall Conception Bay South (C.B.S.) expects that a tender...

    • Posted April 18, 2014
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