Kirkland Lake – The skyline of Kirkland Lake changed recently when the 213 foot tall concrete headframe for Kirkland Lake Gold’s new Macassa #4 shaft was slip formed in just... read more →
The negative impacts of low oil prices that have struck Western Canada will reverberate across the entire national economy, the head of the Bank of Canada said recently READ HERE
1987- the Tsing Yi North Bridge opens in Hong Kong.
The Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, introduced Dec. 6 by the provincial government, if passed, will amend Ontario’s Labour Relations Act (LRA) to allow open construction tendering, meaning all qualified companies... read more →
So-called "deep farms" need vertical shafts close to towns. Coal mines might be just the ticket READ HERE
The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has published three employer guides on The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) updated crane operator requirements, addressing the organization's... read more →
1787- Designer of Eldon Square in England, John Dobson, is born.
It's been in the ground for 100 million years. What's six more months? READ HERE
Volvo Trucks “Payload Plus” packages use lightweight components to boost payload and fuel efficiency for VNR and VNL series trucks READ HERE