Industrial Construction

New Scotland wind farm features world’s largest turbines

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 2:50 PM MDT

One single rotor lap from the turbines at Europe’s newest offshore wind farm can provide enough electricity for a British…

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Micro nuclear reactor designed for remote Canadian communities receives UK government funding

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 4:57 PM MDT

The U.K. government has announced that U-Battery has been successfully selected to receive funding in the Advanced Modular Reactor (AMR)…

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Updated Canadian industrial drug and alcohol policy model released to help manage cannabis legalization

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 7:04 AM MDT

Energy Safety Canada and the Construction Owners Association of Alberta (COAA) have jointly released an updated alcohol and drug policy…

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​First Nations receive $620 million in contracts for LNG Canada pipeline

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 5:52 PM MDT

First Nations along the corridor for the natural gas pipeline that would feed the LNG Canada plant in Kitimat have…

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Trans Mountain cleared to begin construction at Burnaby Terminal

Monday, June 25, 2018, 2:37 PM MDT

Three decisions handed down by the National Energy Board (NEB) on Friday allow construction to begin on expanding the Burnaby…

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Solar energy investors expected to snub Ontario in wake of Ford enviro decisions

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 4:45 PM MDT

CALGARY - Solar industry participants say they expect more investment to flow to Alberta and the United States in the…

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Sturgeon Refinery construction complete, next stage bitumen in

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 2:56 PM MDT

All hands are on commissioning at the Sturgeon Refinery with construction officially complete, according to the North West Redwater Partnership…

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​Nexen to proceed with $400 million oilsands expansion

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 3:16 PM MDT

CALGARY — Nexen Energy says it will spend about $400 million to build a 26,000-barrel-per-day expansion of its Long Lake…

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​Trans Mountain construction broke underwater noise limits: leaked letter

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 3:02 PM MDT

Trans Mountain repeatedly broke federal underwater noise limits over several months during construction at the Westridge marine terminal in Burnaby…

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​BC Hydro awards Site C transmission line contract

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 2:57 PM MDT

Allteck Line Contractors has been awarded a $113-million contract to build the Site C transmission line, BC Hydro announced Wednesday.The…

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More LNG Canada construction contracts awarded

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 5:16 PM MDT

Contractors are already in place if Shell and its partners do what is expected and issue a positive final investment…

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5 new major Canadian oil and gas projects underway since January

Monday, June 18, 2018, 2:43 PM MDT

Investment in Canada’s oil and gas sector is down considerably, but every few months a handful of new major projects…

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