Press Releases

Canadian construction industry on the Hill: Unite. Evolve. Lead

November 27, 2018

Ottawa, November 27, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) and 100 of its members are gathering on Parliament Hill today to meet with federal decision-makers about the essential role the industry plays in the…

CCA applauds government’s initiatives to restore business confidence

November 21, 2018

OTTAWA, November 21, 2018 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) applauds the government’s efforts to restore business confidence in Canada as stated in the fall economic update released today. “CCA has been advocating for prompt…

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…