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Sudbury builder constructing energy efficient homes

Sudbury builder constructing energy efficient homes

Kurtis Vanwallegham takes a cerebral approach to building a home in order to offer something different than conventional construction.
Newfoundland community needs mine supply expertise

Newfoundland community needs mine supply expertise

The Long Harbour Development Corp. in Newfoundland wants to import the expertise of Sudbury’s mining supply and services companies.
Build pilot program emphasizes energy efficiency

Build pilot program emphasizes energy efficiency

Phil Monkhouse of Monkhouse Homes in Sudbury is known for emphasizing energy efficiency in his designs, but as part of a new pilot project through the Sudbury & District Home Builders' Association and its partners, he's getting to see first-hand
Engineering shortage after recession

Engineering shortage after recession

An aging and retiring workforce, coupled with declining immigration rates, has increased the demand for engineers as the economy picks up speed.

New standards for foreign-trained engineers

New national standards to quickly recognize the credentials of foreign-trained engineers is being applauded by an Ontario professional licensing and regulatory body.
Engineering new opportunities in Timmins

Engineering new opportunities in Timmins

A change in Xstrata Copper's contracting philosophy is attracting the attention of an international, multidisciplinary engineering firm looking to stretch its reach even further through Northern Ontario.
Designing couple

Designing couple

When Matt Ryan explains FAD Architects modern rustic approach to building design, he's drawing on his inspiration from Scandinavian architecture.
Ionic Engineering's ingenous knack for building

Ionic Engineering's ingenous knack for building

By James Neeley It's the dream of most children playing with LEGOs to build innovatively designed pieces that are functional, well, at least those children who have a knack for invention.

RoboMap revolutionizing underground mapping

By James Neeley A shopping cart sized robot driven by a video game joystick controller is revolutionizing underground mapping in the mining industry.

Debbie Hedsbee elected to PDAC board

Debbie Hendsbee, Wardrop's Mining Division Manager for Business Strategy and Development, was recently elected to the board of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada.