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CISC showcases how to “Build it Better with Steel” at Lunch & Learn and trade show exhibit at RAIC/OAA Festival of Architecture

CISC hosted a Lunch & Learn at the RAIC & OAA Festival of Architecture on May 24th presenting our case for steel: ‘Build it Better with Steel: Faster, cheaper, greener!’  Holly Jordan, a Senior Associate of B+H Architects and Tareq Ali, CISC’s Director of Marketing & Communications were the keynote speakers of this event. We had [...]

2017-05-31T12:31:47+00:00 May 24th, 2017|

CISC Quebec sponsors 24th Annual CEGSS Graduate Students Conference 2017

The 24th CEGSS Graduate Students Conference was held at the Thomson House on May 10th.  Our aim was to create a platform for research papers competing amongst graduate students, and to promote effective interaction from various Canadian universities and industry. Dr. Ghyslaine McCLure, Assistant Provost at McGill and CISC’s Quebec Regional Manager were the keynote speakers [...]

2017-06-02T16:26:35+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|

Canadian Teams Qualify for the AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition

The CISC is a proud sponsor of the AISC/ASCE National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC).  This competition requires civil engineering students to design, fabricate and construct a steel bridge and encourages students to apply their theoretical knowledge in a hands-on project that addresses the full breadth of steel design requirements, including: aesthetics, construction speed, lightness, stiffness, [...]

2017-05-25T15:03:41+00:00 May 19th, 2017|

CISC pushes for urgent prompt payment legislation at PPO Day at the Legislature in Ontario

CISC was at Queen’s Park yesterday as a member of Prompt Payment Ontario’s delegation to meet with the  government and parliamentarians from all political parties, to call for urgent introduction of prompt payment legislation in Ontario. Multiple delegate teams held over 30 meetings during the day. The day was capped off with an evening reception hosted [...]

2017-05-25T15:04:55+00:00 May 18th, 2017|

CISC Alberta holds Trophy Design Competition for the 2017 Alberta Steel Design Awards

CISC Alberta held a trophy design competition for this year’s Alberta Steel Design Awards. This was an innovative way to further strengthen our connection to the architectural community, and engage them in the Design awards. Four very creative design submissions were received  from different architectural firms. The design criteria the competitors had to meet were that [...]

2017-05-25T15:03:32+00:00 May 12th, 2017|

CISC Alberta hosts dazzling Steel Design Awards on May 4th in Edmonton

CISC Alberta hosted the 11th Alberta Steel Design Awards of Excellence in Edmonton on May 4th at the Expo Centre in Edmonton Northlands. 365 guests attended the dazzling Awards Gala. The finalist in each of the 6 award categories were profiled with individual video vignettes that introduced the audience to the project team, key design and [...]

2017-05-25T15:03:29+00:00 May 5th, 2017|

Bill S-224,Canada Prompt Payment Act, passes third reading in the Senate

The CISC and the Canadian steel construction industry applaud the Canadian Senate for passing Bill S-224, marking a key milestone achievement in our efforts to ensure timely payment for our businesses and over 1.3 million Canadian construction workers and their middle class families. Bill S-224 will now head to the House for further consideration. Full Senate [...]

2017-05-31T12:29:36+00:00 May 5th, 2017|