News: May 2020

David Johnstone Appointed 2020 – 2021 PLCAC President

At the 2020 Annual General Meeting, David Johnstone, President of T.W. Johnstone Co. Ltd., was inducted as Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada’s (PLCAC) President for the 2020–2021 term of office. David has been President of T.W. Johnstone Co. Ltd. since 1993 and has served as PLCAC President for three terms; in 1998–99, in 2006–07 … read more

Tunnel Project to Address Toronto’s Overflow Issue

  Construction is underway on a 10.5-km (6.5-mile) tunnel beneath Toronto that will prevent combined sewer overflows from entering Lake Ontario and the Don River. Michels Canada and Tunneling operations are partnering with Jay Dee and C&M McNally on the joint venture expected to be completed in 2024. The 6.3-metre (20.6-foot) diameter Coxwell Bypass Tunnel … read more

Aecon Partners with TCBN to Make NexGen Program Available Online

Partnering with the Toronto Community Benefits Network (TCBN), PLCAC contractor member, Aecon is providing support to construction workers who have been laid off due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. By providing financial, technological and in-kind support, Aecon is allowing the TCBN to facilitate for new entrants and triple its available training spaces. 150 new spaces … read more