March 17, 2017 -
The 2017 Alberta budget included funding for new infrastructure projects, identified as high priorities by the province.
Budget 2017 included a Capital Plan that will invest $29.5 billion in infrastructure projects over four years. This includes:
$7.6 billion in municipal infrastructure support...
Categories: News, Western Canada
February 22, 2017 -
On February 3, 2017 a joint application by the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario (RCCAO) and the Municipal Engineers Association (MEA) was hand delivered to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario. The application, under section 61 of the Environmental Bill of Rights, calls for...
Categories: News, Ontario
February 3, 2017 -
Ontario has successfully issued its third green bond, raising $800 million to help build clean transportation and environmentally friendly infrastructure projects in communities across the province.
Proceeds from the bond will support 12 projects, including:
St. Joseph's Healthcare in Hamilton...
Categories: News, Ontario
September 15, 2016 -
A Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) and Dodge Data & Analytics report titled Healthier Buildings in Canada 2016: Transforming Building Design and Construction is revealing new information about the factors influencing Canada’s building owners, architects, designers, contractors and public health...
September 9, 2016 -
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended a commercial signing ceremony in Shanghai which marked the formal establishment of a new joint venture between Hatch and the Zhongshe Baiqi Joint Investment Development Co. Ltd. The newly-formed Hatch Beijing Environment & Technology Co. Ltd. (HBET)...
September 1, 2016 -
The governments of Canada and Alberta announced a bilateral agreement that will make more than $1.08 billion in funding available under two new federal programs – the Public Transit Infrastructure Fund and the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund.
“We are very pleased to have reached an agreement with...
August 4, 2016 -
This is the executive summary of the recently released report “Megatrends: The Impact of Infrastructure on Ontario’s and Canada’s Future.”
The report was written by Michael Fenn, whose extensive career in public service includes stints as a former Ontario deputy minister, and founding CEO...
October 10, 2014 -
Enbridge Inc.’s Northern Gateway Project has been a hot topic for more than a decade now, and there still doesn’t seem to be any light at the end of the tunnel.
Originally proposed in 2004, the $6.5-billion pipeline project would consist of twin pipelines running 1,177 kilometres from Northern...
August 29, 2013 -
Where: Vancouver Convention Centre
Organization: Globe Foundation
As North America’s largest and longest-running conference and exposition series dedicated to the business of the environment, GLOBE 2014, being held March 26-28, 2014 in Vancouver, Canada, has...
April 23, 2013 -
Architects, engineers, developers, and contractors gathered at Toronto’s Courthouse Nightclub last week to give back to the planet (and express their inner Jimi Hendrix). The Smith + Andersen jam session showcased talent from some of Toronto’s most well-respected architectural firms and raised enough...