April 20, 2017 - The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (OSSGA) is hosting its Aggregates 101 Training on May 9, 2017.
April 18, 2017 - More than 1,100 contractors attended the 2017 HCSS Users Group Meetings in Houston, Texas. Customers of the company's estimating, job costing, dispatching, GPS, safety, fleet management, and cloud software attended classes to help them use their products even more efficiently. The event also allowed attendees to voice their ideas and vote on features for future development of the software.
March 31, 2017 – Safety messaging in the social media universe, emerging regulatory compliance issues in the U.S. and globally, implications of telematics and big data, and technical documentation/training developments.
March 16, 2017 - The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (OSSGA) will host its Species at Risk Workshop on April 5, 2017.
March 3, 2017 - The Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (MHCA) has presented to the Pallister government a brief on the implications of a carbon tax for the heavy construction industry, highlighting the fact that there is a dearth of information about the province’s plan, including when and what level such a tax will be imposed.
February 14 2017 - Rock to Road met up with Ontario Road Builders’ Association’s COO Geoff Wilkinson to discuss the success of ORBA’s 90th AGM and convention, which took place on February 6 and 7 in Toronto.
April 10, 2017 – Ontario Road Builders’ Association (ORBA) is now accepting applications for its 2017 Civil Engineering and Civil Engineering Technology Scholarships, each valued at $2,000.00.
September 22, 2016 - British Columbia is at a crossroads, so to speak. There are many important infrastructure projects that are needed to improve and expand the province’s transportation network. Roads, highways, bridges, railways, ports and airports are all essential for moving people and goods. An efficient transportation network is the key foundation of a strong economy and it allows our businesses to be more competitive, creates jobs and stimulates economic growth.
August 19, 2016 - If you are wondering exactly how your financial advisor is paid, you are not alone. With many advisors and the clients, the fee question is like the elephant in the living room: it’s always there but clients and their advisors gingerly step around it to avoid disturbing it. It’s like asking someone how much he or she earns. Most people aren’t comfortable asking or answering that question. But where investing is concerned, people have every right to know how much their advisor is paid – and what they do to earn their pay.
August 8, 2016 - The word concrete traces back to the Latin word “concrescere” which means, “to grow together” − an apt descriptor of both the chemistry and use of a material that has helped define the built environment for thousands of years. Some of the earliest examples of concrete and masonry are still standing, the almost 2000-year-old Pantheon and the Roman aqueducts being among the most famous.
August 4, 2016 - The massive forest fire that caused the evacuation of Fort McMurray on May 3 must have been cause for frayed nerves among transportation officials in Alberta.
June 28, 2016 – “Turn off your cell phone while operating off-road equipment” is the key message from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) in a new jointly developed safety alert that emphasizes the hazards of distracted driving while on the worksite.
March 27, 2017 - CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 was an incredible event where Kespry received so many questions about the different ways drone technology is improving the aggregate and construction industries.
January 3, 2017 - Readers of Rock to Road have recently contacted us with questions and concerns about the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (ESTMA).
December 12, 2016 - Nilex is hosting a free webinar, “Optimization of Asphalt Pavement” for OHMPA members on January 12 at 10 a.m. EST.
December 7, 2016 - MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, will host a free webinar on the benefits of integrating in-cab video into a fleet management solution on December 14 at 2 p.m. EST.
December 1, 2016 - Readers of Rock to Road have recently contacted us with questions and concerns about the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (ESTMA).
November 3, 2016 - This complimentary webinar considers the various ways energy savings can be measured directly or indirectly.
Highway 401 widening from Mississauga to MiltonApril 11, 2017 - Ontario’s Ministry of Transportation has announced…
NHES celebrates state of the industry with milestone editionApril 12, 2017 - Heavy equipment professionals of all types…
Changes to LafargeHolcim board of directorsApril 11, 2017 - The board of directors of LafargeHolcim…
Mike McLean named 2017 OAPC chairmanApril 11, 2017 - The Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council elected…
Ivan Hanchard Charity Golf TournamentFri May 05, 2017 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
Grey to Green Conference Mon May 08, 2017 @ 6:30PM -
OSSGA Aggregates 101 trainingTue May 09, 2017 @ 9:30AM - 03:30PM
2017 IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical ConferenceSun May 21, 2017 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
CNRE 2017Fri May 26, 2017 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
CCA Spring Board MeetingFri May 26, 2017 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM