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First Notice: Design-Build insights; IFAB on the move; Morley Hoppner alliance

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First Notice: Design-Build insights; IFAB on the move; Morley Hoppner alliance


Design-Build conference launches today

Today is day one of the Canadian Design-Build Institute’s first virtual conference. The event continues on Oct. 28 and 29The keynote speaker today is Geoff Neumayr, chair-elect of the Design-Build Institute of America. He will be followed by Bruce Cleaver from Brookfield Global Integrated Solutions to discuss design-build in Canada. 


Temporary power is big business announced the release of its Global Temporary Power Industry report yesterday. Temporary power refers to supplying energy for onsite construction machinery and tools such as powered tools and lighting during the construction process. The report says the global market for temporary power is projected to reach US$8 billion by 2025. 


IFAB Engineering Partners on the move

Cambridge, Ont.-based IFAB Engineering Partners will reach two milestones in one week. On Tuesday it was announced that food and beverage design firm Dennis Group, headquartered in Massachusetts, was forming a formal partnership with IFAB, which provides design and engineering services to the food and nutraceuticals sector. And on Oct. 26 IFAB officially moves into a new premises on Holiday Inn Drive in Cambridge.  


Synergy, Morley Hoppner create alliance

Edmonton-based constructors Synergy Group of Companies yesterday announced an alliance with Morley Hoppner, an Ottawa construction companyBrian Morley, president of Morley Hoppner, commented, “The partnership with Synergy is a natural fit, where two familybased companies with strong values are coming together to service the construction market across Canada.” 


Feds to announce oil and gas spending

The federal government will announce an important investment in Canada’s oil and gas sector to foster innovation and reduce emissions” today. The virtual event will be held out of Toronto at 1 p.m. 

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