Ontario General Contractors Association

This year the OGCA, in conjunction with Canadian Association of Women in Construction (CAWIC), want you to join us to celebrate women in our industry. The goal of this new OGCA event is to celebrate Women in Construction (WIC) and recognize the yet untapped potential of women in the construction sector.

Visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/523162933417 to view the full article online.

Trisura goes a step above
Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company®
Trisura is a Canadian specialty insurance and surety provider. We create custom insurance solutions through a select broker network and focus on exceptional service for all our partners
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Don’t let water damage sideline your construction project
Northbridge Insurance®
Severe water damage can cause several challenges for construction companies. Related project delays can translate into increased costs in labour and materials and can also drive up financing costs from lenders to finish the project, heavily impacting developers’ bottom lines. The reality is that water damage during the construction stage of a building is one of the largest risks to completing a project on time and on budget.
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innovation Corner
Join Building Transformation as they celebrate the launch of the 2023 Innovation Spotlight Publication in Toronto. Each year, Building Transformations celebrates the innovative contributions from our industry members and award winners. Connect with your peers over a three-course meal and some great conversations. 

Visit https://www.buildingtransformations.org/events/innovation-spotlight-publication-2023?utm_source=CanBIM+Audience&utm_campaign=5385acf14a-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_02_02_01_05_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_192eb158f1-5385acf14a-1309921646 to view the full article online.

The OGCA Safety Advisory Committee was created by our members for our members, and we welcome you to join us. The committee meets monthly with updates from both the CPO and the MLITSD, as well as timely industry updates. Each OGCA member company is welcome to provide one delegate for these meetings. If you are interested in participating, please email info@ogca.ca with a name and email.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/oga-nwl/pdf/WSIB_Health_and_Safety_-_2022-11-29_OGCA_HSEp_NOV_29.pdf to view the full article online.

Member News
Poised to pursue its growth in Canada, Pomerleau is writing a new chapter in its history. Together with the Board of Directors, we are pleased to announce today the appointment of Philippe Adam as Pomerleau’s Chief Executive Officer. He will take up his new duties in August 2023.

Visit https://pomerleau.ca/en/article/news/new-chapter-pomerleau-philippe-adam-appointed-chief-executive-officer to view the full article online.

Threads of Life is currently celebrating our 20th anniversary of providing hope and healing to Canadian families who are living in the aftermath of workplace tragedy. We couldn't do this without the support of our partners. 

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/oga-nwl/pdf/Construction_article_Threads_of_Life_February_2023.pdf to view the full article online.

Contemporary and versatile: Maglin's 970 Bench
Maglin Site Furniture Inc.®
Strike a contemporary note with a sleek bench that will never go out of style. The Maglin 900 Series – 970 Bench combines a slim profile with meticulous craftsmanship. Material options include Ipe wood slats in variable widths, High Density Paper Composite (HDPC), High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) or stunning lasered steel panels that echo the natural world with a pattern of windswept grass.
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Associate Partner News and Events
On June 23, 2023, amendments to section 45 of the Competition Act will come into force prohibiting an employer from entering into a mutual “no poach” agreement to not solicit or hire employees from another employer, or to wage fix to control salaries, wages, or terms of employment. 

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/oga-nwl/pdf/Briefing_Note_Competition_Act_to_Prohibit_No-Poach_and_Wage_Fixing_Agreements_-_March_2023_-_Sherrard_Kuzz_LLP_Employment_&_Labour_Lawyers.pdf to view the full article online.

Concrete Ontario is pleased to be offering the Municipal Exterior Flatwork Certification Course. This one-day course is tailored to showcase the best construction practices associated with Ontario municipal concrete sidewalks, curbs, gutters and pavements.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/oga-nwl/pdf/Concrete_Ontario_Educational_Programs.pdf to view the full article online.

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