Campaign Day 18: leaders on the go
The leaders of Canada’s three major political parties have announced their agendas for day 18 of the election campaign. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is expected to release the Liberal Party platform today. He is in Toronto for an announcement at 10 a.m. ET. Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole will be making an announcement in Ottawa. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will make an announcement on housing in Montreal and will hold a virtual town hall meeting.
Bird acquires Dagmar Construction
Bird Construction Inc. yesterday announced it has acquired Dagmar Construction Inc. The transaction is effective today. Dagmar is an Ontario-based construction company with a portfolio that includes road, bridge, rail, sewer and water, and commercial-institutional projects.
Fiera invests in U.K. solar-power projects
Ortus Energy Ltd., a U.K.-based solar-power developer, has announced that Canada’s Fiera Infrastructure will invest up to £100 million on Ortus’s commercial and industrial projects in the U.K. Ortus will manage the development and construction of the rooftop solar projects on behalf of Fiera. Ortus is part of the Integrum Power group of companies.
BPA merges with Clark Engineering
Montreal-based BPA yesterday announced it has merged with Clark Engineering of Edmonton. BPA is a building design specialist while Clark undertakes mechanical design projects for high-performance buildings including combined heat and power jobs. Russell Clark, founder of Clark Engineering, will manage the existing office in Edmonton under BPA’s name.