Greenstone plant producing building panelsThroughout his years in the construction industry, James Kennedy has seen his share of building materials. But it wasn’t until he attended a trade show in 2012 that he discovered a new system that measured up to his high expectations.“I was actively pursuing a better way to build,” Kennedy said. “I saw the new codes coming and realized that we’ve just got to do something, especially to stay ahead of the curve.”His find was a lightweight building panel composed of light-gauge steel frames that a...
office for the north region will conduct an inquest into the death of a North Bay construction worker.Perry Brooks, 50,
died on Oct. 9, 2012 from injuries he received while working on a construction
site in North Bay. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.The inquest will
Ontario creations have been recognized by the Ontario Wood WORKS! program for
design excellence.The St. Victor
Catholic School in Mattawa was bestowed the Institutional Commercial Wood
Design Award (under $10 million) sponsored by Resolute Forest Products. The architect
J. Corsi Developments Inc., a homebuilder based out of Sudbury, received an award of distinction
at the annual awards gala hosted by the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA)
in Ottawa on Sept. 21.In the architectural
design category, J. Corsi Developments was recognized for Most Outstanding...
The municipality of Temiskaming Shores is closer to starting construction on its waterfront revitalization project.In mid-July, FedNor ponied up $999,000 for the rehabilitation and enhancements of the Lake Temiskaming waterfront shoreline structures in the two communities of New Liskeard and Hailey...