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Ontario inspection blitz to visit 1,300 construction sites in covid hot...

The Ontario government is planning a workplace inspection blitz that includes 1,300 construction sites in COVID-19 hot spots throughout the province Beginning Friday, April 16,...

Construction is underway on Strongco’s new Kitchener location

Construction is now well underway for Strongco Corporation’s new Kitchener branch. The new build, schedule for completion this summer, will feature a state-of-the-art design with...

Salvage Kings returns to History

The second season of Salvage Kings, featuring Priestly Demolition, debuts April 19 at 10 p.m. ET. Priestly Demolition is returning to television screens throughout Canada,...

Stellar Industries debuts new TMAX welder body

Stellar Industries has introduced its new Stellar TMAX 1-11 welder body, which is ideal for mining and construction job sites.  The TMAX 1-11 welder body...

Hyundai CE launches Team Hyundai Photo Contest 

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas wants to see its machines in action. The manufacturer has launched a North American-wide photo contest for customers throughout the United...

EllisDon celebrates its 70th anniversary

EllisDon is celebrating 70 years since the employee-owned construction services company was established. EllisDon was founded in London, Ontario by brothers Don and David Ellis...

Epiroc to acquire Canadian mining electrification company

Epiroc has entered an agreement to acquire Meglab, a Canadian company with expertise in providing electrification infrastructure solutions to mines. Meglab, based in Val-D’Or, Quebec,...

Sandvik to expand Rammer line following Allied acquisition

Following its acquisition of Allied Construction Products, Sandvik plans to expand its Rammer product line beyond breakers and compactors in North America. Allied Construction Products...

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Budget Demolition adopts a top-down approach to jobsite safety

Budget Demolition has won the World Demolition Award for its safety and training initiatives When the team at Budget Demolition left the 2016 World Demolition...