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Kelowna welcomes building permit applications for “earth homes”

    As reported in the Revelstoke Review, as housing affordability continues to be a problem across the province, some Kelowna homeowners are trying something different. Kelowna’s building and permitting’s manager says the...

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Construction Industry Outlook: How Fabric Is Changing Construction in 2019

Technology is pushing the construction industry outlook forward every day. Structures and features that were impossible just a few years ago are easily achievable now. One example is the advancement in fabric building technology. When Legacy...

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Annual student competition promotes skilled trades in Kingston

    As reported in the Kingston Herald, this Friday, the second day of the 2019 Limestone Skills Competition – created to promote the skilled trades and technologies as viable, first-choice career options to students – will take...

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Off the grid office space project in Edmonton

    Edmonton, AB - Mike Holmes, professional contractor and TV host, will join Mayor Don Iveson and Effect Home Builders to tour media and VIP guests through Edmonton’s first workplace completely disconnected from the electrical...

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Report – New home construction to decline for next two years

    As reported on CBC News, the construction of new homes in Canada will continue to decline for the next two years as the economy slows and higher interest rates weigh on consumers, according to a new report from Altus...

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The CISC applauds the Federal Government’s commitment to stand behind the Canadian middle class with Federal Prompt Payment Legislation

MARKHAM, Ontario, March 20, 2019—In yesterday’s federal budget announcement, Finance Minister Bill Morneau has further solidified the Canadian government’s commitment to the implementation of federal prompt payment legislation and adjudicative...

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Solar rooftop tile company aims to challenge Tesla

    As reported in The Mercury News, Elon Musk recently declared 2019 as the “year of the solar roof.” The Tesla Inc. chief executive officer may be right — but not in the way he’s expecting. While the automaker tries to...

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Remove The Fume | Powered by Plymovent: Plymovent factory direct e-commerce store offers spring break price break literally on remove the fume products, manufactured by Plymovent

  FLASH SALE: ALL RED MODEL EQUIPMENT ON SALE FOR 15% OFF LIST PRICE   As with seasonal changes, and a return to more manufacturing business returning to outdoor work, Remove The Fume highlights the dangers of welding and...

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Budget 2019: Short on restoring investor confidence, strong on workforce development

    OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is disappointed that the federal government has not taken more concrete actions to restore investor confidence in Canada. “CCA had wished to see a fiscal...

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