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Municipal Infrastructure Funding Options – Presentation to Winnipeg City Council

MHCA President Chris Lorenc made a presentation to Winnipeg City Council at their meeting on March 20th, 2012 on the topic of Municipal Infrastructure Funding. He presented immediate first steps for consideration in the 2012 Winnipeg Operating Budget, which is to be debated at City Council in April. View a copy of the presentation here Watch for
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MHCA 2012 Directory Arrives April 2nd

The Manitoba Heavy Construction Association 2012 Annual Directory will be available at our office and mailed to all members the week of April 2, 2012. This year’s Directory has updated Yellow Pages and Membership Listings, and the most current Equipment Rental Rates for 2012! Members also get access to the
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Heavy Construction EXPO Media Release

The MHCA is holding the first annual Heavy Construction EXPO: Building Workforce Excellence at the Winnipeg Convention Centre from March 20-22, 2012. View the EXPO Media Release


MHCA 2011 Annual Report for the CCA

The MHCA released its 2011 Annual Report for the Canadian Construction Association which will be presented at the CCA Annual Convention held in Savannah, Georgia from March 11-16, 2012. View the report here


MHCA President Named Member of Winnipeg Partnership Committee

MHCA President Chris Lorenc has been named member of the Winnipeg Partnership Committee (WPC), which brings together stakeholders who can and want to contribute to Winnipeg’s long-term prosperity. The WPC’s focus is to discuss broad issues that impact economic growth in a positive way. It acknowledges that a strong economy
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MHCA’s Heavy Equipment Operator Aboriginal Pilot Project a First in Manitoba

A first of its kind for the heavy construction industry in Manitoba was launched this week with great excitement and anticipation. The Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (MHCA) and the Province of Manitoba held the Welcoming Ceremony for the Heavy Equipment Operator Aboriginal Pilot Project (HEO-APP) with invited guests and the
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Breakfast with Leaders Event

The Directors of Public Works and Water and Waste of the City of Winnipeg have agreed that the Public Works Manager of Engineering and the Water and Waste Acting Manager of Engineering will give a presentation to the MHCA on the 2012 approved Capital Budget. Date: Wednesday March 7, 2012
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MHCA Makes Presentation to Pre‐Budget 2012 Consultation

The MHCA was given the opportunity of offering suggestions to the Federal government for consideration as it assembles its ideas for Canada’s future direction to be supported and enabled in an achievable strategy reflected in budget 2012 and beyond. View the presentation here


MHCA Presentation to the Executive Policy Committee

The MHCA made a presentation on December 5, 2011 to the Executive Policy Committee in regards to its 2012 Preliminary Capital Budget & 2013‐2017 Five Year Forecast. View the presentation here


MHCA Sponsoring Christmas Cheer Board Family

Every year, the MHCA sponsors a family in need through the Christmas Cheer Board. MHCA staff deliver a hamper of food and gifts to the sponsored family with the hopes of making their holiday season a more memorable one. For more information or to donate to our hamper, contact Jason
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