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The Canadian Coalition for Construction Steel (CCCS) is urging the federal government to make an evidence-based decision on any new action on imported steel products, warning changes could create steel shortages for the Canadian construction industry, impact major building projects, and put over 60,000 jobs at risk in the construction sector alone.
Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up from June to July 2018.
According to the latest rental revenue forecasts from the American Rental Association (ARA), Canada’s rental revenues are projected to be $5.4 billion in 2018, up 4.4 per cent; and are expected to grow an additional 4.8 per cent in 2019; 4.7 per cent in 2020; 3.8 per cent in 2021 and 2.7 per cent in 2022 to reach $6.159 billion. Canada's construction and industrial segment is expected to make up $4.3 billion. Canada’s construction and industrial segment is expected to make up $4.3 billion of the $5.4 billion in 2018.
CraneWorks, Inc., a top provider of lifting solutions, has named Mike Shavlan director of sales for the U.S. Southern Region. He will have a team of nine reporting to him in a territory covering Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Southern California.
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) kicked off a new six-figure, national television and digital ad campaign today, reminding members of Congress and the Trump administration of their promise to fix our nation’s infrastructure. The centerpiece of the campaign is a new 30-second ad, titled “Mission Not Accomplished,” which is running on Fox & Friends, the Sean Hannity Show and Tucker Carlson Tonight in multiple media markets.
Transport Canada recently announced it will invest $7.5 million into a project at the Port of Thunder Bay in Thunder Bay, Ont., that will improve the port’s infrastructure.
Hiab has entered into an agreement to acquire the Effer loader cranes business from the CTE Group for an enterprise value of EUR 50 million. This acquisition means a significant advancement for Hiab's ambition to be the global leader in cranes and the preferred partner for its customers. 
Komatsu America Corp. and Propeller Aero Inc. are partnering to boost the efficiency of construction job sites using drone-powered mapping and analytics software.
The Weir Group PLC (“Weir” or “the Group”) has completed the acquisition of ESCO Corporation (“ESCO”) effective today.
The earth is getting hotter. It’s a fact.
Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) president Dennis Slater issued the following statement opposing the escalating global trade war created by the Trump administration’s decision to propose a new round of $200 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods: 
Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were up from May to June 2018.
Trimble announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Viewpoint.
Effective October 1, Peter Jordansson will take up the position of senior vice-president (SVP) of purchasing and supplier management on the executive management team (EMT), reporting to Volvo CE president Melker Jernberg. With more than 20 years of experience in logistics and transport, Jordansson has worked with some of the biggest names in Sweden including Volvo Group, Scania and most recently steel company SSAB.
The current spell of gloriously hot weather saw unprecedented crowds descend on Hillhead 2018, which took place over three days last week at Tarmac’s Hillhead Quarry, near Buxton, in Derbyshire.
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