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June 25, 2015
In this edition: Industry Perspectives: Construction Owners Must be Aware of Summer Student Safety Province invites Manitobans to share views on proposed CentrePort Canada Way Western Expansion Welcome new MHCA Members! WORKSAFELY Safety Tips WORKSAFELY Training Schedule NEW! WORKSAFELY e-COR Tips & Tricks Unemployment and the new growth cycle click here to view this week’s issue!
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 [ More ]
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 [ More ]
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 [ More ]
MANITOBA GOVERNMENT TENDERING POLICY COR™ / SECOR CERTIFICATION – SUBCONTRACTORS
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 [ More ]
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 [ More ]
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 [ More ]
MHCA President Chris Lorenc joined Richard Cloutier on CJOB to discuss his thoughts on Manitoba Budget 2012. Below is a transcript of the interview: Cloutier: Chris Lorenc joins us on CJOB 68 from the Manitoba Heavy Construction Association Cloutier: Chris Lorenc, You’ve been lobbying heavily for a new deal from [ More ]