Posts Tagged: Vol. 1 – 2018

Looking Forward to a Future with CARM

By Jared Jacobson, President, CARM As CARM’s incoming president, I would like to take this opportunity to thank Kelvin Orr for all of his time and dedication to the association over [...]

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2018 CARM Community Project Initiative

By Karen Roe, Executive Director, CARM I am very pleased to announce the successful applicants for the 2018 CARM Community Project Initiative! It took two months to carefully review and screen [...]

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Are You Planning for the Cessation of Your Business?

Ensuring all taxes are accounted for can save you big money when deciding to pack it in By Don Simpson, CPA, CA, BDO Canada LLP Planning for the day you [...]

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Who is the King of Your Company?

Take a hard look at your financial situation before bidding on your next project By Jeff Roziere, CET, Siere There isn’t a business owner who isn’t fundamentally aware of the [...]

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Back at It

The WCB can help you develop an effective Return to Work program Submitted by the Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba Last fall, the Workers Compensation Board (WCB) ran its first [...]

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Safer Together

The Westman Safety Conference strengthens safety culture across all industries in Manitoba By Megan Funnell, Construction Safety Association of Manitoba The Westman Safety Conference took place April 17–18, 2018, at [...]

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CISC Turns Up the Volume in Manitoba

The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction is increasing its presence in the province By Jim Timlick The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) has been the voice for Canada’s steel [...]

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The Ripple Effect of Success

One company’s investment is creating waves for all sectors of Portage la Prairie’s construction industry By Vern May Their smiles are irrepressible and who can blame them? After a 40-year [...]

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An Update from Apprenticeship Manitoba

What industry needs to know Submitted by Apprenticeship Manitoba Designation of Baker On March 14, 2018, the Apprenticeship and Certification Board approved the designation of the trade of Baker on [...]

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Manitoba Infrastructure Service Delivery Model Review

Finding efficiencies By Chris Goertzen, Association of Manitoba Municipalities In November 2017, Manitoba Infrastructure launched a comprehensive review of its service delivery model to solicit new ways of thinking and [...]

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CCA’s New Strategic Plan

Striving to build a better Canada By Mary Van Buren, Canadian Construction Association In 2017, the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) embarked on a yearlong process engaging with members and stakeholders [...]

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Shining a Light on Northern Talent

Competing in the Northern Manitoba Skills Challenge boosted the confidence and self-esteem of talented students By Lisa Gordon The town of The Pas, Man., might be separated from the provincial [...]

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Building in The North

Industry experts talk about the challenges of construction in logistically demanding locations in northern Manitoba By Mark Halsall As anyone who’s worked in the industry knows, there are always challenges [...]

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Par for the Community

The Emerson Golf Course is ready to reopen for the 2018 season thanks to an ambitious vision and a team of dedicated volunteers By Eva Wasney Ten years and hundreds [...]

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Neepawa Area Development Corporation

Helping to grow Neepawa and the surrounding RMs By Colleen Birchwood Although the Neepawa Area Development Corporation (NADCO) currently has a high profile because of its role in the expansion [...]

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