Press Releases

Applications now open for 2019 CONtact innovator mentorship program

June 27, 2019

OTTAWA, June 27, 2019 – Canadian Construction Innovations (CCI), in partnership with the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) and with support from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP), is pleased…

CCA applauds news that the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is moving forward

June 18, 2019

Ottawa, June 18, 2019 – News of the federal government’s decision to green light the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project comes at a welcome time for the construction industry, according to the Canadian Construction Association…

CCA applauds news of agreement between Canada and U.S. to lift steel and aluminum tariffs

May 17, 2019

OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is pleased that Canada and the U.S. have reached a decision to lift steel and aluminum tariffs. “This news will bring much needed relief to…

Registration now open for CCA’s construction industry trends summit in Toronto

April 8, 2019

OTTAWA, April 8, 2019 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) will host the Leading the evolution industry summit on April 25 and 26 at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in Toronto. Fueled by CCA’s recent independent…

John Bockstael elected Canadian Construction Association’s chair

March 28, 2019

BERMUDA, Thursday March 28, 2019 — The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) has appointed John Bockstael as 2019 chair of its board of directors at its annual general meeting. John takes over the position from Zey…

CCA’s 2018 awards showcase members’ accomplishments

March 27, 2019

BERMUDA, March 27, 2019 — The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) presented its annual awards in conjunction with its annual conference, held at the Fairmont Southampton hotel. These awards recognize the important contributions of individuals, companies…

Budget 2019: Short on restoring investor confidence, strong on workforce development

March 19, 2019

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 – The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is disappointed that the federal government has not taken more concrete actions to restore investor confidence in Canada. “CCA had wished to see a fiscal…

CCA introduces mentorship pilot program

January 30, 2019

OTTAWA, January 30, 2019 – In an industry first, the Canadian Construction Association (CCA), with support from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research and Program (NRC IRAP) and Canadian Construction Innovations (CCI), is introducing a…