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WASTE AND RECYCLING EXPO CANADA / MUNICIPAL EQUIPMENT EXPO CANADA

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As Canada’s ONLY trade show serving the waste, recycling and public works markets, Waste & Recycling Expo Canada and the Municipal Equipment Expo Canada are pleased to announce their move to Niagara Falls for the 20th edition, October 25 – 26, 2017, hosted at Scotiabank Convention Centre.

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Green building market experiences major growth in Asia

Green building initiatives and the market for energy efficiency are constantly expanding. The Asia-Pacific region leads the market in revenue earned from this sector. 

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New Schulich School of Business Graduate Study and Research Building now under construction

The new Graduate Study and Research Building was designed by award-winning international architectural firm Baird Sampson Neuert.

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Weekly Top 10 May 29

Thousands of Canadian building design and repair professionals visit the Construction Links Media websites on a weekly basis to read the latest news and search for products and services to help them with their projects. Below are the 10 most popular articles read by our website visitors over the past week as reported by our activity stats.

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Finalists chosen to redesign Nepean Point in Ottawa

Four design teams have been chosen as finalists to reimagine Nepean Point in downtown Ottawa, the home of a prominent statue of explorer Samuel de Champlain.

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Toronto council suspends paving contractor for 3 years

Toronto council has unanimously voted to ban contractor Four Seasons Site Development from bidding on city contracts for three years after officials fired the company for breaching its contract to revamp College Street last summer.

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Business owner convicted and fined for hiring unlicensed contractor to do electrical work - worker died on-the-job

Jamal Shihadeh of Mississauga was convicted in Ontario court of hiring an unlicensed contractor to do electrical work at his business. 

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Architects gather in Ottawa for 1st-ever Indigenous design symposium

For the first time in Canada, Indigenous architects from around the globe will gather this weekend to discuss design and 'place-making' at the International Indigenous Architecture and Design Symposium in Ottawa.

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Maple Leaf Engages Paramount Structures to Build Both Telkwa, B.C. and Henderson, Nevada Facilities

For the Company's B.C. Facility, the Company intends to develop the 80,000 sq. ft. facility by two or three phases, with the first phase of 30,000 sq. ft. started immediately.

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New Marmora Senior Public School construction starting in June

Construction of the addition and renovations at Marmora Senior Public School will begin in June now that a construction tender was recently awarded, the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board has announced.

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TV renovation contractor pleads guilty to 22 charges in Calgary

In 2014, customers submitted complaints that he wasn’t following through on the work they paid him for and, soon after, he placed all of his companies into bankruptcy, taking $5 million from 22 Calgary homeowners and leaving them with unfinished work.

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Shred-Tech Accelerates Growth with Opening of New Office in Raleigh

Shred-Tech®, a leading manufacturer of high-performance shredding and recycling systems, recently announced plans to expand to a new factory location in Raleigh, NC to meet its increasing customer demands.

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Construction of District Geo-exchange Energy System underway at VIU

Vancouver Island University’s (VIU) $2.4-million District Geo-exchange Energy System is currently under construction and its success relies on a subterranean coal mine of yesteryear. The system will use the energy stored in water trapped in the abandoned Wakesiah mine, which stays at a relatively constant 11°C, to heat and cool buildings on campus.

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Reuters poll: Canada home prices not coming down yet thanks to low rates

A weaker Canadian dollar, which has dropped 24 percent since the 2014 drop in oil prices, is also offsetting policy changes both in Vancouver and Toronto by making prices look relatively cheap to some foreign investors.

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2017 Moriyama RAIC International Prize announces shortlisted projects

The Prize, which was established in 2014 by Canadian architect Raymond Moriyama along with the RAIC and the RAIC Foundation, consists of a monetary award of CAD $100,000 and a handcrafted sculpture designed by Canadian designer Wei Yew. 

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Vancouver General Hospital wing renamed in honour of developer Leon Judah Blackmore after $18M donation

VGH and UBC say the money will be put toward a cardiology diagnostic centre, men's health, a hybrid operating room and a sleep disorders program.

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City of Ottawa and construction consortium served with $100K lawsuit over Rideau sinkhole

Starwood Capital Group Inc., which owns and operates the Westin Hotel in downtown Ottawa, alleges the city and Rideau Transit Group were negligent and failed to take necessary precautions at the LRT site during construction at the tunnel's entrance. 

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