Giovanna Borasi is the new director of the Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA). Her predecessor Mirko Zardini will step will down at the end of this year after leading the organization for nearly 15 years.
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) presented its annual awards during the 100th conference held recently in Banff, Alberta. These awards recognize the important contributions of individuals, companies, and associations promoting and enhancing the Canadian construction industry.
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) released “Informing the Future: The 2016 Canadian Infrastructure Report Card,” which demonstrates the urgent need for sustained strategic infrastructure investment across Canadian municipalities.
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) announced the newly-formed Lean Construction Institute Canada (LCI–Canada) as its special committee. LCI–Canada is an organization committed to transforming the built environment through the development and application of ‘lean’ tools and techniques throughout the building industry supply chain.
It may seem pressure-treated wood has been around forever. Some may view it as an old product with very little, if any, innovation. While the former statement may have some element of truth, the latter is far from accurate. Treated wood products, in some form or fashion, have been around for millenia.