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Construction Links Network: Weekly Round Up July 14, 2018

Below are links to the top news items posted on the Construction Links Network over the past week. Thank you for stopping by Construction Links Network.   Best Regards, Arnie Gess, President   Save time -...

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Silica in Construction: Hazards & Control Measures

Courtesy of T. Harris Environmental Management:   In recent years, to protect workers in the construction industry against exposure to hazardous chemicals, the Ministry of Labour removed the exemption to Ontario Regulation 833 that...

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Construction contractors embrace new technologies as fatalities rise

  Fatalities in the construction sector are on the rise as the industry’s workforce ages and youngsters show no interest in replacing them — a challenge that safety experts are looking to mitigate in part through the use of new...

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August construction start for new Green Bay Health Centre in Newfoundland Labrador

  SPRINGDALE, N.L. – If all goes according to plan, residents of the Green Bay region will have a new health care centre in Springdale in less than two years. Health and Community Services Minister John Haggie announced today, July 11,...

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IWSH teams up with DigDeep for Navajo Nation Community Plumbing Challenge

  Washington, D.C. (July 11, 2018) — The Navajo Water Project, an initiative of the nonprofit organization DigDeep that was among the 2018 recipients of the U.S. Water Prize, will be the focus of IWSH’s 2018 international Community...

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Global organizations unite to solve fire safety in buildings through industry standards

  RICS has joined more than 30 organizations from around the world to develop landmark industry standards to address fire safety in buildings. The group, known as the International Fire Safety Standards (IFSS) Coalition, was launched...

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Reduce work zone accidents and fatalities with Rumble Strip

      Details: Size: 65″ L x 13″ W / 1.65 m x 0.33 m (per unit) Thickness: 3/4″ / 0.2 m Middle Weight: 29 lbs / 13 kg  Color: Black & Yellow Stripes Applications: Flagger Operations, Pilot Car...

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Construction Links Network: Weekly Round Up July 7, 2018

Below are links to the top news items posted on the Construction Links Network over the past week. Thank you for stopping by Construction Links Network.   Best Regards, Arnie Gess, President   Save time -...

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Bird-friendly glass to be used in soon to be constructed building in Fredericton

  Fredericton's so-called "sexiest building" will get some additional bells and whistles before it rises downtown. The glass-facade building planned for 140 Carleton St. will feature bird-friendly glass on the first three...

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