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Pipeline Politics to Cost Canadian Economy $10.7B in 2018
Business
Friday February 23 2018

Pipeline Politics to Cost Canadian Economy $10.7B in 2018

Delayed oil pipeline construction is causing a steep discount for Canadian crude prices that is costing the economy roughly $15.6 billion a year, according to Scotiabank.

WorleyParsons Class Action to Proceed
Business
Friday January 20 2017

WorleyParsons Class Action to Proceed

A $50 million class action lawsuit being levied against WorleyParsons has been given the all clear to proceed after an attempt by the engineering group to...

Aecon Under Fire in Bermuda
Business
Wednesday December 14 2016

Aecon Under Fire in Bermuda

A Toronto construction company is the focus of outcry in Bermuda, where an airport development has provoked the ire of locals.

SNC-Lavalin Earnings Plummet
Business
Tuesday November 15 2016

SNC-Lavalin Earnings Plummet

SNC-Lavalin says its earnings plummeted in the third quarter due to unfavourable conditions at two oil and gas projects in the Middle East that the engineering...

Engineering Excellence Around The World
Infrastructure
Friday September 30 2016

Engineering Excellence Around The World

The recent completion of the world’s largest radio telescope in Guizhou Province, China called upon the expertise of numerous engineers in its construction. Now extra-terrestrial engineers...

What are the Building Materials of the Future?
Technology
Tuesday July 12 2016

What are the Building Materials of the Future?

Whether it’s building information modelling, offsite fabrication or even the use of robots or drones on construction sites, much has been said of late about the...

Problems and Solutions: The Power of Perspective
Business
Tuesday July 5 2016

Problems and Solutions: The Power of Perspective

Imagine you have a great idea. Perhaps it’s for a start-up venture. Perhaps it’s a new, better way of doing something at your workplace. Perhaps it’s...

The Future Will Be Built on Zeros and Ones
Technology
Monday July 4 2016

The Future Will Be Built on Zeros and Ones

By the end of this month, 3.4 billion people will have access to the internet. And with 46 per cent of the world’s population connected to...

Where Are All the Women Engineers?
Business
Tuesday June 21 2016

Where Are All the Women Engineers?

That’s a question that engineering educators and recruiters have been asking themselves for years now.

Business
Nov 1 2018
Construction Geotechnical Risk Must be Carefully Managed

When building the $1 billion Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre in the inner northern Melbourne suburb of Parkville in 2012, construction giant Grocon was carving out a...

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Business
Aug 2 2018
Aecon Reports Record $6.4B Backlog

Aecon Group Inc. posted a record $6.4 billion backlog for Q2 as the dust settles over its controversial blocked sale to a Chinese construction company by...

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Business
Feb 23 2018
SNC-Lavalin Tops Profit Estimates, Forecasts Strong 2018 Earnings

Canadian construction and engineering group SNC-Lavalin reported better-than-expected earnings for the final quarter of 2017, benefiting from its purchase of Britain's WS Atkins and helping it...

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Business
Feb 6 2018
Fed's seek Input for Prompt Payment Legislation

The federal government has called for industry input and recommendations on proposed prompt payment legislation.

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Business
Feb 2 2018
Stantec Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Occam Engineers

Global design firm Stantec is strengthening its water, transportation, and public works service in the Southwestern United States with the planned acquisition of New Mexico-based consulting...

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Business
Feb 1 2018
SNC-Lavalin Awarded U.S. Army Hospital Contract

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a $42 million contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to assist in the relocation of a hospital in South Korea.

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Business
Jan 10 2018
Engineering Change on the Gender Gap

Deepa Kundur is the chair of the Division of Engineering Science at the University of Toronto, and a professor in its Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department...

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Business
Jan 10 2018
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Stock under Review

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC) , a stock from Technical Services Industry, has a value of $67.10 per share, noted a price change of 0.34% in...

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Business
20 Dec, 2017
Aecon Votes to Approve Takeover Offer by Chinese Company

Aecon shareholders have voted overwhelmingly to approve a $1.5-billion takeover of the Canadian company by a Chinese firm.

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