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April 21, 2014

WaterGarden Worker

Exterior work continues on the Minto WaterGarden condominiums at 7608 Yonge St. in Thornhill, Ont.

April 14, 2014

Branksome Hall Project

Construction progresses at the independent girls school Branksome Hall on the new athletics and wellness centre in Toronto, Ont.

April 11, 2014

Balcony Work

Balcony rail installation is moving up on the World on Yonge residential and commercial development at Yonge Street and Steeles Avenue in Thornhill, Ont.

April 10, 2014

Five Condos Concrete

Concrete pouring continues for the Five Condos at 5 St. Joseph St. in Toronto, Ont.

April 9, 2014

Canada’s North: Infrastructure on mining wishlist

Speaking at the annual convention of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada in Toronto in March, business representatives from the Yukon, Nunavut and the Northwest Territories (N.W.T.) had a different take as they discussed infrastructure and other challenges they face — and some of their recent achievements.

April 9, 2014

Research brings science to traditional construction of infill walls

The CSA standard for masonry infill walls is being updated this year and likely, based in part, on the results ongoing research at Dalhousie University.

April 4, 2014

Downtown Honda DealershipDowntown Honda Dealership

Work is progressing on the Downtown Honda’s New Flagship Dealership at 47 Eastern Ave. in Toronto, Ont.

April 3, 2014

ONroute centres ontrack for complete revamp

Site contamination and public safety were some of the biggest concerns when creating the new ONroute service centres along Ontario’s Highways 400 and 401.

April 2, 2014

Province unveils proposed changes to wood use in Ontario

A submitted proposal by the Ontario government to make amendments to the provincial building code, allowing the construction of wood buildings up to six storeys, has caught some members of the cement and concrete industry by surprise.

March 31, 2014

Windows on the Waterfront

Window installation is progressing on the Ocean Club Waterfront Condominiums in Etobicoke, Ont.

March 31, 2014

Movin’ In

Exterior work is wrapping up and occupancy will begin at the Watermark Condos in the Long Branch area of Etobicoke, Ont.

March 28, 2014

Old World Stone carves out help for American church

In a fabricating shop in Burlington, Ont. a small group of stonecutters and carvers are doing their part in the restoration of a church at a venerable American university.

March 26, 2014

Ontario unveils wood building amendments

Six-storey wood buildings could be coming to Ontario this year as the provincial government moves forward on a proposal to make amendments to the Building Code.

March 25, 2014

Conversion Construction

Construction is moving along at the Imperial Plaza Condominiums on St. Clair Avenue West in Toronto, Ont.

March 24, 2014

Middle class safe from tax increases

The Ontario government has announced that it will go ahead with a transportation and infrastructure plan that won’t include increases in the gas tax, HST or personal income taxes for the middle class. The province is set to increase the minimum wage to $11 an hour starting June 1, in addition to a 30 per cent tuition grant, full-day kindergarten and a plan to bring down auto insurance rates by an average of 15 per cent.

March 24, 2014

Chaz Cover-Up

Window installation is moving up at the Chaz Yorkville condominiums at 45 Charles St. E. in Toronto, Ont.

March 24, 2014

Toronto firm-designed building certified LEED Gold

The Student Union Building at New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, N.M. has achieved LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects in joint venture with Studio Southwest Architects, this highly efficient and sustainable facility is responsive to the American Southwest climate.

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