Monday, June 24, 2019

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First Nation-owned provider of industrial matting and portable bridges for construction sites making inroads in the North

    As reported in Northern Ontario Business, Marsha Smoke is coming north with a unique business proposition. The president of Moccasin Trails Engineered Road Access Matting Solutions has a keen interest in First Nation...

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An alarming number of helical screw piles installations potentially at risk in Canada – Canadian consumers deserve better protection

The story in short: For more than three years, GoliathTech has noted significant issues with helical screw piles installed on construction sites across Canada. Reported through formal complaints to the Canadian Construction Materials Center...

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Statistics Canada – Building construction increased 2.6% in April to $14.8 billion

    Statistics Canada reports that total investment in building construction increased 2.6% in April to $14.8 billion. Investment in the residential sector (+3.6% to $10.1 billion) led the growth, while the non-residential sector...

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Technology – Philips Hue company announces lights that beam data at 250 Mbps

    As reported on The Verge, Signify, the company formerly known as Philips Lighting that produces Hue-branded smart lights, has announced a new range of internet-transmitting Li-Fi lights called Truelifi. They’re capable of...

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Construction Links Network supports Toronto of the Future® Showcase – June 25 to July 1 at Metro Hall

Construction Links Network is a supporter and sponsor of the Toronto of the Future®, and we encourage all our readers, website visitors and members to attend this free event next week. Arnie Gess, President - Construction Links...

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IAPMO announces commitment to improve WASH in healthcare facilities

Washington, D.C. (June 19, 2019) – The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) today pledged to work with plumbing industry and NGO partners to advance effective water and sanitation services in healthcare...

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Keystone Architecture and Planning named as Grand Prize Award Winner at the EIFS Council of Canada Architectural Design Awards Program Dinner

    (June 17, 2019, Toronto, ON) Architects, designers, developers, and EIFS industry professionals gathered on the night of June 12th in Toronto to recognize and celebrate the Finalists and Grand Prize Award Winners of the 2018-19...

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Smart buildings are getting smarter, but can building managers keep up?

    As reported in The Western Star, with trillions of dollars in commercial real estate assets, building and facility managers are searching for innovative ways to maintain structures in a state of good repair while reducing...

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Plymovent Group announces head office breaking new ground for expansion of manufacturing and assembly factory located in Alkmaar, Netherlands

Plymovent Inc. announces expansion of head office to develop and deliver more clean air products for the welding and fabricating industry, production shop floors and the manufacturing business sector globally. The history of Plymovent started...

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