Here is your CCAbuildsYYC weekly e-newsletter! We feature news and information regarding current events, networking opportunities, education, COOLNet Alberta and those within the construction industry.
Groundhog Day Blog!
Alfredo Marble & Tile (1966) Ltd. won a 2 hour vehicle detailing!
You Voted & the winner is...
"I Nailed it With You"
William from Ledcor won a $100 gift card to one of Calgary's top 10 restaurants Blink!
Networking & Events
CCA's 73rd Annual General Meeting
This year CCA members can tune in remotely and watch the meeting in a live webinar format. The link to watch the AGM will be available closer to the date and posted on the CCA’s homepage at www.cca.cc
If you would like to attend in person, please register here and note capacity is limited to the first 60 people who sign up. A complimentary light breakfast will be available.
You are invited to this members only event designed specifically to facilitate high-quality networking and industry connections.
The CCA will welcome special guest speaker and author Todd Hirsch, Chief Economist with ATB Financial who will provide an economic forecast specific to the construction industry.
Activities include; introduction of the 2018 Board of Directors, Gold Seal presentations, Person of the Year Award and a simulated golf challenge while surrounded by the ambience of beautiful luxury sports cars.
The Bachelor of Science Construction Project Management Program at SAIT
If you have internship positions available please contact the program at email@example.com. Students in the program are equipped with the technical and managerial skills necessary for project strategy formulation and execution pertinent for the successful achievement of construction project objectives in all the sectors of the construction industry. For more information click here.
Meet & Greet
YCL Meet and Greet
"Smiles all around! Thanks everyone for coming out, can't wait to see where 2018 takes us!"
Kyle Morgan, YCL Chair, will be a conference speaker at this years Canadian Construction Association's Conference in Banff, Alberta!
"The Government of Alberta is now requiring proponents bidding on Alberta Infrastructure and Alberta
Transportation projects to submit an apprenticeship plan that details how they intend to use
apprentices." - ACA News
Canadian Construction Industries Alarmed About Chinese Bid
"The association’s biggest concern is that the takeover would give Aecon an unfair advantage over Canadian firms by giving it easier and cheaper access to money from the Chinese government. And that could push Canadian companies out of business."
Members can make their views known in writing to:
Paul Halucha, Assistant Deputy Minister, Industry Sector