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Supply Post Industry News - May, 2017

  • Exoskeleton Technology And The Construction Market

    In our research, there are three major challenges that construction and industrial companies struggle with and are asking for solutions. They are safety, productivity, and an aging workforce.

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    May 30, 2017 - one year ago

  • BC Hydro offers tips to help stay safe

    Survey shows many in B.C. are unaware of yard hazards

    BC Hydro offers tips to help stay safe

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    May 23, 2017 - one year ago

  • The Road To Success: Betty Spalton Scholarship Applications Are Due On May 31!

    The BC Road Builders and Heavy Construction Association (BCRB) is accepting applications for our 2017 Betty Spalton Scholarships.

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    May 23, 2017 - one year ago

  • Inland Kenworth Celebrates Grand Opening For New Prince George, B.C., Location



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    May 19, 2017 - one year ago

  • Province, BCGEU and BCRB reach tentative agreement

    A tentative agreement has been reached between the Province, B.C. Road Builders and Heavy Construction Association and the B.C. Government and Service Employees Union (BCGEU) on labour succession in 27 highway maintenance service areas, ensuring job security and improved maintenance service levels on the highway network.

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    May 18, 2017 - one year ago

  • In The Black



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    May 17, 2017 - one year ago

  • DRIVEN

    Gary and Darren Thomas are third generation loggers who have worked in the bush for practically their entire lives. Hailing from Pelican Lake First Nation near Leoville, Saskatchewan, the brothers grew up hunting and fishing around Chitek Lake and started working in the bush when they were still kids. Both father and grandfather made a living in the bush and the boys were line skidding full time by the time they were in their early teens. “Logging was something that we always liked,” says Gary. “We started full time in the bush at thirteen.”

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    May 17, 2017 - one year ago

  • First Pier Caps Arrive At The Port Of Montréal

    Signature on the Saint Lawrence is proud to have reached another significant milestone in the construction of the new Champlain Bridge with the arrival of the first ship carrying the first pier caps, from Spain. Built in the three Spanish plants of Megusa, Tecade and Dizmar, these oversized parts left the port of Seville in late March and crossed the Atlantic, reaching the Port of Montreal on Saturday, April 8. The pier caps are colossal, W-shaped lateral steel beams on which the three traffic corridors will rest.

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    May 17, 2017 - one year ago

  • Ammann Had Highly Visible Presence At CONEXPO-CON/AGG

    Ammann had a successful CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, held in Las Vegas earlier this year, with hundreds of customers and prospects visiting the booth, and many climbing to the top of the ABA UniBatch asphalt-mixing plant.

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    May 15, 2017 - one year ago

  • McCloskey International Invests In Response To Worldwide Growth

    Screening and crushing industry leader McCloskey International has continued its expansion over the past three years, with close to 35% growth overall, increased market share, major investments in its manufacturing facilities, and the introduction of a new division. In lockstep with this growth was the addition of over 30 dealers to the global distribution network.

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    May 15, 2017 - one year ago

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