October 3, 2017 - The Ontario College of Trades released its Code of Ethics yesterday, “raising the standards and profile of the skilled trades” in the province by further defining the professional obligations that already apply to all members, and are contained in the Professional Misconduct Regulation.
September 13, 2017 — Plan Group Inc. has been selected as the subcontractor that will provide electrical, mechanical and ICAT (information communications and automated technologies) for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation’s new Niagara Falls Entertainment Centre project.
September 12, 2017 - Ontario’s Workplace Safety & Insurance Board says that—after conducting a multi-year engagement with experts and stakeholders—it is changing the way the board calculates employer premium rates, adding the process will be easier for employers to understand, and more accurately reflect the risks associated with operating their businesses.
September 7, 2017 - Core Products Canada Ltd., a Toronto-based manufacturer of commercial, industrial, and multi-residential LED lighting products, has changed its corporate name to Premise LED Inc.
September 5, 2017 - The Senate of Canada unanimously passed Bill S-224 “Canada Prompt Payment Act” yet, according to National Trade Contractors Coalition of Canada (NTCCC) chair John Galt, “Our organization has heard some common pushbacks that miss the point about where the real problems exist”.
August 22, 2017 - Erie Thames Powerlines Corp. reports that its eight municipal shareholders unanimously agreed to pursue a merger with West Coast Huron Energy Inc. (a.k.a. Goderich Hydro).
August 22, 2017 - Sonepar Canada member company products are now integrated into ACCEO Estimation software (formerly Expert Estimator).
August 15, 2017 - Power Survey & Equipment Ltd.—a Montreal-based manufacturer of power quality systems—says it has received $24 million US in funding, which “will be used to support company growth, including the PSL [Power Standards Lab] acquisition, as well as geographic expansion and new product development”.
NEMRA Annual Conference 2018
January 31-3, 2018
Electrical Inspectors Assoc. of Alberta 2018 annual conference
February 2-3, 2018
NAILD Innovation Conference 2018
February 13-16, 2018