May 3, 2017 - International and domestic wholesalers and retailers of construction materials are making more demands on manufacturers. That is why the Government of Canada is providing a $1,500,000 repayable contribution to the Shaw Group Limited to modernize its Nova Scotia Sand and Gravel packaging operation. This project provides support for a large, rural-based manufacturing company looking to modernize its operations in Nova Scotia.
April 27, 2017 - A recent Court of Queen’s Bench decision regarding access to aggregates illustrates the need to redouble efforts, by the heavy construction industry and the municipal and provincial governments, to resolve duelling authorities over these finite resources, the Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (MHCA) board concluded at its April 26 meeting.
April 27, 2017 - Comments on the proposed changes to the Aggregate Levy (regulation 244/97) are due on May 1.
March 31, 2017 - Dean Kerr has worked in the construction industry for 20 years. As co-owner of Willis Kerr Contracting Ltd., he has been providing a variety of contractor services across eastern Ontario out of his company’s headquarters in Kemptville, Ont.; including road building; culvert and structure installations and rehabilitation; and topsoil, sand and gravel.
March 7, 2017 - The Cornerstone Standards Council (CSC) is proud to welcome the addition of Steve Cruickshank (Cruickshank Construction) and Edilson Chimilovski (CBM/St. Mary's Aggregates) to CSC's Board of Directors. These additions will expand the diversity and strength of CSC's industry caucus by adding both the perspective of a smaller Canadian owned company and a privately owned global construction materials company.
February 22, 2017 – Burnco Rock Products Ltd has acquired Bestway Concrete Company, a leading ready mix concrete and aggregate producer in the metro Denver and northern Colorado regions.
January 2, 2017 - Athabasca Minerals Inc. recently announced the purchase of two gravel pits located in the Wood Buffalo region of Alberta. The gravel pits include KM248 and Cowpar gravel properties and were acquired for a purchase price of $600,000.
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CCA Fall Board Meeting
September 10-12, 2019
CONEXPO Latin America 2019
October 2-5, 2019