The Ontario Power Authority (OPA) is now accepting applications from a wider range of Ontario industries for incentives to invest in new facilities or expand existing ones under Stream 3 of the Industrial Electricity Incentive (IEI) program.
Sep 11, 2014 2:39PM
A new equity partner has joined the group developing the Tsawwassen Commons Retail Centre in Vancouver. Forgestone Capital Management LP has acquired a 50 per cent interest in the project and now joins GVest Private Equity LP (an investment...
Sep 11, 2014 11:22AM
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) and the Canada Coalition for Green Schools are happy to announce that Dunbarton High School in Pickering, ON, is the winner of the inaugural CaGBC Greenest School in Canada competition.
Sep 9, 2014 4:28PM
New performance space, a new museum and new academic facilities for the study of civilizations and cultures are all part of a University of Toronto proposal that would create a dramatic new gateway to its downtown campus and a major addition to...
Sep 9, 2014 2:22PM
The RAIC / AAA has sent out a Call for Presenters for its Festival of Architecture 2015. The deadline for proposals is Oct. 30, 2014.
Sep 8, 2014 2:17PM
Developer and philanthropist Harold Shipp passed away last night at the age of 88. As a tribute, we have re-printed a profile of him that ran in the February-March 2012 issue of Building.
Sep 8, 2014 2:05PM
The construction cost consulting, quantity surveying, and related property and construction advisory services firm Rider Levett Bucknall has announced a merger with Clare Randall-Smith Pendlebury Cost Consultants (CRSP), and will be known as...
Sep 5, 2014 2:14PM
Fusion Homes has unveiled The Metalworks, a new urban village in downtown Guelph that is aiming to reflect the town’s tradition of industry. The nearly $300 million, 8-acre, 5-phase master-planned development is located at 5 Arthur Street...
Sep 3, 2014 3:23PM
Across Canada, vacancy and capitalization rates remain at historical lows while the average price per door and average rental rates continue to trend upward. Nationally, the average price per door increased by just under 18 per cent and average...
Sep 2, 2014 3:28PM
The design firm behemoth Stantec is enhancing its presence along California's Central Coast by acquiring Santa Barbara- based Penfield & Smith. A 90-person civil engineering and land planning firm with local offices in Santa Barbara,...
Sep 1, 2014 9:43AM