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November 6, 2018
NEWS 
 
Procore

No geotech study done on Saskatchewan bridge that collapsed hours after opening

Nearly two weeks after the incident, new piles are being driven to repair the span. Despite the collapse, local contractors not involved in the project say they wouldn’t have built the bridge any differently, only leading to further questions


Cities aim to shake up how feds handle infrastructure procurement

The drive could reshape how construction projects get off the ground, as well as give contractors a clearer idea of what work will be available each year


Concrete tech firm CarbonCure earns backing of high-profile investment fund that includes Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos

The Halifax-based company's bolt-on technology injects carbon dioxide into the ubiquitous construction material during the production process
 
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Construction workers nab alleged carjacker in downtown Vancouver hit and run

The pepper spray-wielding offender was allegedly involved in a series of collisions before springing from his car and attempting to flee on foot. A construction crew quickly set off in pursuit » Read More

San Francisco’s new $2B transit terminal dubbed ‘Grand Central of the West’ closes over cracked beam

Sitting next to another dubious landmark—a condo building that has sunk 18 inches since opening in 2009—the transit hub's operator cited an "abundance of caution" for the closure » Read More
 
Products 
 
SDLG

SDLG rolls out its largest wheel loader in North America

The Tier 4 L959F features a Deutz-SDLG SD80F engine and a 4.0 cubic yard bolt-on edge bucket. It’s an upgrade to the company’s LG959 » Read More
Hyundai

Guarding package now available for Hyundai wheel loader

It features guards for exterior lights, the bucket cylinder, axle seals, attachment hoses, engine belly and front-chassis undercarriage, among others » Read More
 
Events 
 

Manitoba Building Expo

Date: October 16
Location: Oct. 16, 2018
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P3 2018

Date: November 5-6
Location: Toronto, ON
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World of Concrete Toronto Pavilion at The Buildings Show

Date: Nov. 28 - Nov. 30
Location: Toronto, ON
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