Drones arrived on the construction scene a few years ago, primarily for the purpose of providing visual overviews. This was a breakthrough for marketing, client presentations and general site inspection.
The accompanying tables show the top 10 largest upcoming Atlantic and Manitoba, Saskatchewan construction projects in Canada.
For the most part, we are still in the “wait and see” stage as to what longer-term impacts or changes may result from this pandemic.
The Ontario government released the April 2021 P3 Market Update today, which highlights 41 major infrastructure projects across the province.
The demolition that started on January 18th caught many by surprise. There was no warning, no public notice of any sort. It came out of nowhere. Rightfully so, there was community outrage.
Canada’s commercial office sector is down but not out, according to a panel of commercial real estate professionals assembled for the Altus Group’s National State of the Market 2021 webinar recently.
Researchers at the University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy are looking at ways to overcome the challenges of adaptive reuse and transform one of the hardest hit office markets in the country.
On Feb 1, 2021, amendments to the Environmental Management Act and associated changes to the Contaminated Sites Regulation relating to the process for identifying contaminated sites came into force.
Using case studies of two early 20th century buildings that have been given new life, a Buildings Week seminar speaker told his audience that repurposing historic structures into new modern uses has the potential to transform not just the buildings but also the adjacent communities.
Landlord options include taking over indebted retailers to redeveloping mall lands into mixed-use property.
Canada’s builders will have to wait until spring for new federal infrastructure spending to stimulate economic recovery.
Ontario’s construction sector is completely open for business, contrary to a statement made by Ontario Minister of Health Christine Elliott Friday afternoon.
The report noted that while Canada and the rest of the world continue the fight to flatten the curve, economic recovery remains slow
Ontario’s largest municipalities are asking the federal and provincial governments to provide an immediate funding boost for infrastructure projects.
The index shows North America saw the first decline of construction cranes in years. Toronto was a notable exception.