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Launch of the seventh edition of Go Green in the City, the Schneider Electric international student challenge

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has just launched Go Green in the City for the seventh consecutive year. This annual global challenge for business and engineering students is aimed at promoting innovative energy management ideas for smart cities. 

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Weekly Top 10 – February 27

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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Contractor chosen for HMCS Quadra sewer project in Comox

The Comox Valley Regional District's sewage commission has agreed to award Hazelwood Construction Services Inc contract for the HMCS Quadra pump station retrofit and forcemain installation project.

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Brampton to launch school for training other municipalities how to manage their properties and assets

On Wednesday, council endorsed the establishment of a training and examination centre — the first of its kind in Canada — dealing with acquisition, operation and care of property and infrastructure.

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'Tension crack' interrupts Site C dam construction

BC Hydro reassigned 30 people working on a haul road, after a 'tension crack' almost half a kilometre long appeared on a slope above the Site C dam construction site.

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Edmonton highrise condo projects skew results of the 2016 Mature Neighbourhood Reinvestment Report

So just how does infill jump from just 13 per cent of new residential construction in 2015 to 24 per cent in 2016? This had to be some sort of accounting trick.

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Santa Monica seeks to pass America's most extensive earthquake retrofit plan

Santa Monica’s safety rules would go beyond what Los Angeles has done by requiring not only wood apartments and concrete buildings to be retrofitted, but also steel-frame structures.

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UBC: One-quarter of Vancouver homes could be torn down by 2030

About a quarter of single-family, detached homes in Vancouver are at risk of being torn down between now and 2030 due to rising land costs, predicts University of B.C. architecture professor Joseph Dahmen.

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Saskatchewan construction industry concerned about marijuana use once legalized

Will employees be able to work on the job site safely and return home unscathed at the end of the day? It’s a question leaders in safety sensitive industries say will become increasingly difficult for them to know with any certainty once marijuana is legalized in Canada.

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The historic MacDonald Lofts in Edmonton awaits its future after Katz Group purchase

Located at 10128 105 Ave., neighbouring Rogers Place, the former grocery warehouse is on the city’s municipal register of historic resources. It cannot be torn down without the agreement of city council.

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City of Toronto wants Victoria University to pay property tax on Yorkville land

While the school — better known as the University of Toronto's Victoria College — does not pay property taxes on the land, it's unclear whether it does on the buildings themselves. 

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A Designer's view on zoning by-laws in Toronto

City by-laws are a crucial part of any qualified designer’s career and certainly any negligence towards them can result in catastrophic consequences.

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Garaga launches its “Win a Smart Garage” contest

This week, Garaga is launching a contest that is aimed at homeowners who would like to have a smart garage door system. This means your garage door can be a component of a smart home.  

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Construction on schedule for Haliburton's Highlands Health Services Palliative Care Centre

A tour of the facility last week gave an in-depth look at the project progressing on schedule, with a completion date of mid to late May and occupancy expected by mid June, said Ben Jardine, engineering manager with Greystone Construction.

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Are dams and LNG shutting out biofuels in B.C.?

With B.C.'s needs satisfied by hydro and natural gas, Kariya worries that the province is driving away innovation in the renewable energy sector.

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Top 10 Articles for the week of February 20

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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