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December 4, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Canada remains top importer of U.S. equipment
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Changes proposed for Ontario’s Aggregate Resources Act

The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has released its framework document for proposed changes to the province's Aggregate Resources Act. The 36-page document entitled, A Blueprint for Change – A proposal to modernize and strengthen the Aggregate Resources Act policy framework, provides an overview of what MNRF would like to implement in the revision of the act. >> Read full article

Internal mobility aids retention

Having a strong internal mobility program, whereby employees are encouraged to apply for new roles within an organization, can help with attraction and retention efforts. >> Read full article

PPI acquires Chilean manufacturer

Precision Pulley and Idler (PPI) announced the acquisition of Clark Ingenieria Y Desarrollo S.A. (Clark) a Chilean based conveyor component manufacturer. >> Read full article

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Canada remains top importer of U.S. equipment

Despite sharp declines caused by struggling oil and gas and mining sectors, Canada remains the largest importer of U.S.-made construction equipment by $3 billion. Exports of U.S.-made construction equipment dropped 17.6 percent for the first three quarters of 2015 compared to January-September 2014, for a total $10.8 billion shipped worldwide. >> Learn More…


New Brunswick exploring toll highways

In an effort to eliminate a $600 million structural deficit, the Government of New Brunswick is exploring ideas for new revenue streams, including the possibility of adding tolls to provincial highways. >> Read full article

Topcon, DAQRI collaborating on wearable technology

Topcon Positioning Group announces a collaboration with DAQRI, a world leader in enterprise augmented reality, to collaborate on wearable technology designed to change the way construction and survey professionals interface with the job site. >> Read full article

$22 billion pledged for Calgary infrastructure

Over the next four years, the City of Calgary plans to spend $22 billion on municipal infrastructure priorities, including significant investments in roads and interchanges. >> Read full article

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