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10:30 ET Appeal Moves Forward Against Controversial Uxbridge Grain Mill

GOODWOOD (UXBRIDGE), ON, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Goodwood Conservation Association (GCA) announced it has obtained the Letter of Valid Appeal from...


09:00 ET Ritchie Bros. Announces Succession Plan

- Ravi Saligram to Step Down as Chief Executive Officer and Director - - Company has Commenced a Search for His Successor - VANCOUVER, June 24, 2019...


07:00 ET CA$72+ million of equipment sold in latest Ritchie Bros. Edmonton auction

10,100+ people registered to bid in the three-day June event; approx. 70% of equipment sold online EDMONTON, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Last week, Ritchie ...


06:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Special Media Preview - Invitation - "Toronto of the Future®" architecture & real estate showcase NOT-TO-BE-MISSED!/

TORONTO, June 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - EVENT: FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL TORONTONIANS FROM JUNE 25 TO JULY 1 TORONTO OF THE FUTURE® - Architecture & Real...


Jun 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Special Media Preview - Invitation - "Toronto of the Future®" architecture & real estate showcase NOT-TO-BE-MISSED!

TORONTO, June 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - EVENT: FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL TORONTONIANS FROM JUNE 25 TO JULY 1 TORONTO OF THE FUTURE® - Architecture & Real...


Jun 21, 2019, 06:00 ET A 1.2-billion-dollar residential project in Boisbriand: Unique synergies in an environment that combines housing, agriculture and local trade

Click here for visuals of the project BOISBRIAND, QC, June 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Boisbriand is destined to become a focal point of residential...


Jun 20, 2019, 16:14 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of A. O. Smith Corporation - AOS

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of A. O. Smith Corporation ("A. O. Smith" or the "Company") (NYSE: AOS). Such investors...


Jun 20, 2019, 11:52 ET City Wide Franchise Expanding Into Canada

City Wide Franchise, the franchisor of the nation's premier management company in the building maintenance industry, today announced it has signed an ...


Jun 20, 2019, 11:39 ET Universal Fibers Expands Finished Yarn Capabilities in Europe and Asia

Universal Fibers, Inc. advanced its commitment in Europe and Asia with the acquisition of twisting and heat-setting assets for its production...


Jun 20, 2019, 11:30 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada to make announcement related to housing in St. Catharines

ST. CATHARINES, ON, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The federal government will be making an announcement related to housing in St. Catharines. Media are...


Jun 20, 2019, 08:00 ET Brandt Named Exclusive American Augers Dealer for Canada

REGINA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Brandt Group of Companies has announced that they have been named the exclusive dealer for American Augers and...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:00 ET Ritchie Bros. sells US$42+ million of equipment in Houston, TX this week

Two-day auction attracts 5,800+ bidders from 62 countries; approx. 62% of equipment sold online HOUSTON, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Ritchie Bros. sold...


Jun 19, 2019, 15:07 ET New urban beehives buzzing at Ottawa's former Union Station

Government of Canada helps bring back bees while greening Senate of Canada Building OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Carla...


Jun 19, 2019, 09:55 ET Government of Canada Supports Program to Help Construction Workers Quit Smoking

Project offers workplace smoking cessation support in five cities in Alberta and Ontario OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Tobacco use is the leading...


Jun 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Procore and Construction Leader Pomerleau Sign Enterprise Agreement

Procore Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of construction management software, today announced that Pomerleau, one of Canada's leading...


Jun 19, 2019, 07:45 ET SNC-Lavalin delivering systems engineering services to LA Metro as part of a 10-year program

MONTREAL, June 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that its Atkins business has been selected as part of the team...


Jun 19, 2019, 06:23 ET "Housekeeper-Style" Service Saves Time and Steps for Enterprises in National Nanning Economic & Technological Development Area

To optimize and simplify the approval of industrial project construction, to accurately and effectively serve enterprises, and to continuously...


Jun 18, 2019, 16:57 ET Widespread Opposition Reasserts the Trans Mountain Pipeline Will Never Be Built

VANCOUVER, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - A large and diverse opposition, including landowners, citizen, community and legal groups, the BC Teachers...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:01 ET Canada's Top 10 Endangered Places List for 2019

The National Trust for Canada names historic places at risk in 2019 OTTAWA, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The National Trust for Canada has released its 2019 ...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:00 ET ConstructConnect Certified as a Great Place to Work in Canada®

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology in North America, has been certified as a Great Place to Work® in...


Jun 18, 2019, 07:45 ET SNC-Lavalin announces appointment of Nigel W.M. White as Executive Vice-President, Project Oversight and further simplifies operational structure

MONTREAL, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nigel W.M. White as Executive Vice-President, ...


Jun 17, 2019, 12:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - REM construction site tour - Behind-the-scenes of this major project/

MONTREAL, June 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Date: June 18, 2019 Time: 8:15 a.m. Address: 5555 Cypihot Street, Saint-Laurent H4S 1R3 The REM project office ...


Jun 17, 2019, 10:15 ET New McNab/Braeside Township Office targets net-zero-energy consumption, helping protect the environment

MCNAB/BRAESIDE, ON, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in green infrastructure helps communities reduce their carbon footprint and increase their...


Jun 17, 2019, 07:45 ET SNC-Lavalin wins £1.5 billion Network Rail contract

MONTREAL, June 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin's (TSX: SNC) Atkins business has won a contract to design £1.5 billion of track upgrades for...


Jun 17, 2019, 06:00 ET Big equipment auction coming to Corner Brook, NL, on June 27

Global auctioneer Ritchie Bros. will sell hundreds of equipment items at Marble Mountain Resort CORNER BROOK, NL, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Next week,...