Sault fast-tracks prep work for commercial port With a federal election looming this fall, Sault Ste. Marie is charging full-steam ahead in chasing money from Ottawa for its commercial harbour project.The municipality, Essar Steel Algoma and their consultants have taken an accelerated approach toward speeding up the pace of technical work with an aim on presenting a “shovel ready” project to the feds by mid-summer.By that time, said Jerry Dolcetti, the city’s engineering and planning commissioner, they should have a well-defined business cas...
Pioneer Construction has been awarded an $8.4-million contract for highway work on
Highway 71 near Sioux Narrows.The road will be
resurfaced and drainage will be improved along 26 kilometres of highway. Work
is expected to be completed in the fall.In 1936, the
world's longest single-span timber...
begin this summer on the next portion of four-laning on Highway 69 between
Sudbury and Parry Sound.The province has
announced it will provide $19.4 million for this next stage of the ongoing,
multi-year construction project.Work will begin
this summer to realign 2.7 kilometre...
Aecon Construction and Materials has been
awarded a $19.4-million contract for a Highway 69-related project in
the Henvey Inlet area.
The Toronto contractor will begin work shortly
to realign 2.7 kilometres of CN railway tracks and build three new
highway bridges at Highway 522 north of Henv...
Changes are continuing
at the Sault Ste. Marie Airport, including promotions for key staff members and
an expansion of the facility.CEO Terry Bos has
been promoted to the position of president and accountable executive of the
airport’s board of directors. He is also transitioning into the role ...