Press Releases

Provisional safeguard measures: a blow to the construction industry

October 16, 2018

OTTAWA, October 16, 2018 – The Canadian construction industry has been disregarded by the Canadian government in its decision to impose provisional safeguard measures on steel products. ‘’We have been understanding while the negotiations were…

Trans Mountain expansion project: Canadian Construction Association asks government to restore confidence in Canada

August 31, 2018

OTTAWA, August 31, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is appealing to all parties involved in the Trans Mountain project to come together to negotiate an acceptable path forward. The recent ruling by the…

CCA: The US imposition of tariffs on steel and aluminum is unacceptable

June 1, 2018

OTTAWA, June 1, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is surprised by the decision of the United States to impose tariffs on Canada for the import of steel and aluminium under section 232 of…

CCA encourages action on the 2018 Top 10 Endangered Places List

May 28, 2018

OTTAWA, May 28, 2018 – Canadian Construction Association (CCA), in support of its ongoing commitment to community benefits, is the 2018 sponsor of the National Trust for Canada’s Top 10 Endangered Places List. CCA encourages its members and the public to check the list announced…

CCA pleased with government’s support of free market system

May 24, 2018

OTTAWA, May 24, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is pleased with the Canadian government’s decision to refuse the sale of Aecon Group Inc. to Chinese government-controlled CCC Holding Limited (CCCI). “CCA wishes to…

Canadian Construction Association asks federal government to restore business confidence

April 23, 2018

OTTAWA, April 23, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is asking the federal government to work with the provinces and stakeholders involved in the Trans Mountain Expansion Project to mediate a solution and restore…

Zey Emir takes CCA’s helm for its centennial year

March 15, 2018

BANFF, Thursday March 15, 2018 — The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) has appointed Zey Emir as chair of the 2018 board of directors at its annual general meeting. Zey takes over the position from Chris…

CCA’s 2017 awards showcase members’ accomplishments

March 14, 2018

BANFF, Wednesday March 14, 2018 — The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) presented its annual awards in conjunction with CCA’s 100th conference, held at the Fairmont Banff Springs hotel. These awards recognize the important contributions of…

CCA concerned by delays in infrastructure investment, encouraged by skills training support

March 1, 2018

OTTAWA, March 1, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is concerned by the implications on infrastructure spending from the federal government’s Budget 2018 announcement on Tuesday, while it supports the government’s recognition that the…

CCA helps shine light on endangered places

February 20, 2018

OTTAWA, February 20, 2018 – Canadian Construction Association (CCA) announced today that it has partnered with the National Trust for Canada to sponsor the 2018 Top 10 Endangered Places List. Each year, the list shines…