A permanent municipal infrastructure plan is required; a public supported 1% PST increase is the only way to do it.

A permanent municipal infrastructure plan is required ; a public supported 1% PST increase is the only way to do it. By Chris Lorenc, BA, LL.B, MHCA President; July 4, 2013

Manitoba’s 2013 Tenders Schedule

Manitoba’s Infrastructure and Transportation has posted its proposed fall advertising schedule for 2013 construction season. You can view and/or download the schedule   HERE

MHCA offers recommendations at federal government roundtable meeting

The Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (MHCA) offered support for a Long Term Infrastructure Program (LTIP) that is permanent in nature, and recognizes the clear links between investment in infrastructure and Canada’s economic productivity, competitiveness and therefore growth…. View the full release  HERE>> To view MHCA’s complete LTIP recommendations presentation that has
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MHCA Cornerstone Award Criteria

Students enrolled in Red River College’s Construction Management Degree Program are eligible to apply for MHCA’s Cornerstone Award. The bursary was created to recognize its past Board Chairs, who since 1945,  have assumed the leadership roles expected of a Board Chair, laid the cornerstone foundations upon which the MHCA has been
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MHCA shares its concerns and recommendation for Bill 34

On Monday June 11, 2012, Chris Lorenc, President of the Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (MHCA), appeared before the House Standing Committee on Human Resources at the Manitoba Legislature. Mr. Lorenc shared his disapproval of the lack of transparency and private sector consultation surrounding the drafting of Bill 34 – The Public Private
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The June 2011 changes to the Manitoba Government Tendering Policy (including those of Manitoba Infrastructure & Transportation) require COR™ or SECOR certification for both contractors and subcontractors as a Condition of Contract. Although phased in – beginning January 1, 2014, regardless of the project value, all bidders and subcontractors (see
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The MHCA Cornerstone Award

Award Recognizes all MHCA Past Chairs The Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (MHCA) has established the MHCA Cornerstone Award at Red River College (RRC) to recognize all of its past Board Chairs who since 1945 have, in assuming the leadership roles expected of a Board Chair, laid the cornerstone foundations upon
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SAFE Roads Campaign Begins May 14th

Campaign Launch Includes Two Media Events in Winnipeg & Brandon For the eighth year in a row, a group of community stakeholders are teaming up as safety partners to launch the annual SAFE Roads campaign, aimed at raising awareness of the safety of road construction workers. Soon you’ll be seeing
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The MHCA Spring Mixer is Coming Soon!

The MHCA’s annual Spring Mixer is fast approaching! Registration and sponsorship opportunities are now available on a first come, first served basis. Mix and mingle with friends, associates and colleagues at the Assiniboia Downs on Wednesday, June 13th – live racing, a fabulous buffet and several prize draws highlight this
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