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March 18, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: Quebec waiting for billions for infrastructure
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Canada, U.S. steady markets for LafargeHolcim

Despite a drop in activity in western Canada due to drops in the oil, gas and mining sectors, LafargeHolcim saw steady growth in both the Canadian and U.S. market in 2015. >> Read full article

Has Zoomlion increased its offer for Terex?

A new report suggests that Zoomlion has increased its offer to purchase Terex, an increase that had been requested by the heavy equipment manufacturer. >> Read full article

Sandvik merges its mining and construction divisions

Sandvik will merge its operations, Sandvik Mining and Sandvik Construction, into one business area – Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology. Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology operations will be organized in a de-centralized business model with separate product areas based on the product offering. >> Read full article

 Featured News 
Quebec waiting for billions for infrastructure

Quebec waiting for billions for infrastructure

Municipalities across Quebec are hoping that the provincial and federal governments get moving on sending out funds for local infrastructure projects.

According to the Montreal Gazette, the municipalities have $14 billion worth of projects ready to go, but are still waiting for government funding. >> Learn More…


Feds commit funding for TransCanada Highway near Banff

The federal government has announced $39 million in additional for infrastructure projects in Banff, including $14.5 million for rehabilitation work on a 47km stretch of Trans-Canada Highway at the east end of the park. >> Read full article

Cement production down in January

Cement production saw a significant drop in January as levels dropped under 600,000 tonnes monthly for the first time in almost a year. >> Read full article

Windy Lake gravel pit rejected

A proposal for a gravel pit near Windy Lake Provincial Park will not move forward after the landowners have decided not to proceed with the plan. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

World of Asphalt/AGG1

March 22-24, 2016
Location: Nashville, Tenn. >> More Info

Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show

April 7-8, 2016
Location: Moncton, New Brunswick >> More Info

Expo Grands Travaux

April 22-23, 2016
Location: Montréal, Qué. >> More Info

Hillhead 2016

June 28-30, 2016
Location: Buxton, England >> More Info