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206, 2022

Slate Asset Management Announces Acquisition from Stelco Inc.

By |June 2nd, 2022|Categories: Industry News, News|Tags: |

"Slate Asset Management, a global alternative investment platform targeting real assets, announced today the acquisition of approximately 800 acres of industrial land and buildings in Hamilton, Ontario from Stelco Inc." "The site’s strategic location presents a one-of-a-kind industrial development opportunity in North America, offering direct access to the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence Seaway, the U.S. land border, Ontario’s highway system, on-site rail connecting into Ontario’s [...]

1005, 2022

HHCA offers members deep dive into naloxone policy

By |May 10th, 2022|Categories: Industry News, News|

Naloxone kits to deal with opioid overdoses must become a staple health and safety tool at all construction sites alongside steel-toed boots and construction hard hats, harm-reduction workers told a Hamilton, Ont. Construction Safety Week audience recently. Hamilton-Halton Construction Association (HHCA) general manager Sue Ramsay explained to members that in April 2022 the Ontario legislature passed the Working for Workers Act, implementing a new mandate for the [...]

404, 2022

Ontario Building a Stronger, More Resilient Mental Health System in Hamilton

By |April 4th, 2022|Categories: Industry News, News|

The Ontario Government is investing over $5 Million to redevelop St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton's psychiatric emergency service This funding will help double mental health and addictions emergency services at the hospital and ensure that patients and families in Hamilton and the surrounding region have access to high-quality care in a comfortable and compassionate space. “Our government is ensuring that all Ontarians are supported on their journey to [...]

1402, 2022

Ontario Moving to Next Phase of Reopening on February 17

By |February 14th, 2022|Categories: Industry News, News|

Improvements in key indicators allowing province to safely ease public health measures sooner than anticipated With key public health and health system indicators continuing to improve, the Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, is cautiously and gradually easing public health measures sooner, with the next phase of measures being eased on February 17, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. “Given how well Ontario has [...]

1712, 2021

Rapid Testing Program for Businesses

By |December 17th, 2021|Categories: Industry News, News|

Free Rapid Tests Available for Small & Medium Sized Businesses under 150 Employees! The Ontario Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Ontario and Canadian Governments, launched the COVID-19 Rapid Screening Initiative several months ago. Local Chamber of Commerce's (including Hamilton, Brantford & Burlington) have tests available. Most offices require an appointment to pick up tests and are also closed during the holidays. [...]

112, 2021

December Newsletter

By |December 1st, 2021|Categories: HHCA Newsletters, News|

December Newsletter Check out the December HHCA Newsletter. Inside you'll find important information on getting Winter Ready in construction, specialized training on both the new CCA 1 document and the Adjudication process, upcoming in-person events and so much more! View Newsletter

2311, 2021

HHCA Legacy Build Home Sale

By |November 23rd, 2021|Categories: Industry News, News|

The HHCA Legacy Build is complete and we are handing over the keys to two families! The Hamilton-Halton Construction Association (HHCA) is pleased to announce that the Legacy Build Project is complete and Habitat Hamilton will be handing over the keys to two new home partners on November 24th at 9:30am at 134 Catharine Street North in downtown Hamilton. The idea of the Legacy Build - fundraising [...]

2210, 2021

Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term

By |October 22nd, 2021|Categories: Industry News, News|

Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, has released A Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term, which outlines the province’s gradual approach to lifting remaining public health and workplace safety measures by March 2022. The plan will be guided by the ongoing assessment of key public [...]

1709, 2021

Hamilton Council ratifies MOU for LRT

By |September 17th, 2021|Categories: Industry News, News|

Hamilton City Council ratifies memorandum of understanding for the Hamilton LRT project Today, Hamilton City Council ratified a memorandum of understanding with Metrolinx and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) to move forward with the 14-kilometre Hamilton Light Rail Transit (LRT) project. In May 2021, a joint funding announcement was made by the provincial and federal governments committing $3.4B to the capital cost of the project, making the [...]

909, 2021

Ontario to Require Proof of Vaccination in Select Settings

By |September 9th, 2021|Categories: Industry News, News|

Ontario to Require Proof of Vaccination in Select Settings To further protect Ontarians as the province continues to confront the Delta-driven fourth wave of the COVID-19, the government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, will require people to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of their vaccination status to access certain businesses and settings starting September 22, 2021. Requiring proof of vaccination in these [...]

1608, 2021

Ontario Investing in New Resources for Construction Sector

By |August 16th, 2021|Categories: Industry News, News|

Ontario Investing in New Resources for Construction Sector Virtual training hub and new online job bank will help jobseekers advance their careers MISSISSAUGA — The Ontario government is investing over $3 million to create a virtual training hub that will help construction supervisors learn the skills they need to mentor and train their team. The funding will also go toward the creation of an online job bank [...]

1608, 2021

HHCA 100 Anniversary Magazine

By |August 16th, 2021|Categories: Magazines, News|

HHCA 100 Anniversary Magazine HHCA's 100th Anniversary Magazine is now available! Included in this magazine: The HHCA at 100 Celebrating 100 Years of HHCA History The HHCA Legacy Build Looking Ahead: Canada's Post-Pandemic Construction Prospects Women in Construction - Leading the Legacy Build Young Leaders Group Ready to Shape the Future View Magazine

1608, 2021

August Newsletter

By |August 16th, 2021|Categories: HHCA Newsletters, News|

August Newsletter Check out the August HHCA Newsletter. Inside you'll find information on the City of Burlington's electronic review of building permits, tips for staying cool in this heat wave, how to save on your next CSP and more! View Newsletter

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