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January 8, 2016
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 News 
 

Finning closing Western Canada facilities

Our most-read news story of 2015 came in November with the announcement that Finning would be closing 11 facilities in Western Canada, reducing the company’s footprint in the region by 20 per cent by late 2016. >> Read full article

LafargeHolcim merger completed

In July, Holcim Ltd and Lafarge S.A. confirmed that they had completed their global merger and had launched LafargeHolcim. >> Read full article

Eastern Extension

Our story on the $1 billion Phase 1 expansion of Highway 407 East, featured in the March/April edition of Rock to Road. >> Read full article

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Top 10 under 40

The most-read story on rocktoroad.com this year was the official announcement of the 2015 Top 10 under 40. The list was originally announced as part of an industry breakfast at the National Heavy Equipment Show in March. In 2016, the top 10 under 40 returns to its original place in the September/October edition. >> Learn More…

 
 NEWS 
 

Superior acquires MFE Manufacturing

Superior Industries made headlines in Canada in 2015 with two major acquisitions, including the announcement that it had purchased Alberta’s Clemro Western and news that it had purchased MFE Manufacturing. >> Read full article

Liberals to end P3 requirement

It didn’t take long for the new Liberal government to make headlines in the heavy construction industry. Just a few weeks after winning a majority in the October election, Infrastructure and Communities Minister Amarjeet Sohi announced that the government would no longer require P3 screenings for infrastructure projects valued at over $100 million. >> Read full article

Managing Muskoka

Our top aggregates industry feature of 2015 was our profile of Fowler Construction, whose operations are located in the heart of Ontario’s cottage country. The area poses a unique set of challenges for aggregates and road construction contractors in the region. >> Read full article

 
 Event Calendar 
 

ASGA AGM

January 13-14, 2016
Location: Enoch, Alta. >> More Info

OSSGA OHS Seminar

January 20-21, 2016
Location: Toronto, Ont. >> More Info

NSRBA AGM

January 20-21, 2016
Location: Halifax, N.S. >> More Info