Call for Nominations: CANS 2024 Honourary Life Member 

CANS is now accepting nominations for our 2024 Honourary Life Member. Nominations are due by Monday, May 27, 2024.

CANS New Members 2023 Archive

Celebrating Black History Month 2024

February is Black History Month. Join CANS as we celebrate the achievements and contributions of Black Nova Scotians who are building our communities and advancing the construction industry. Throughout the month, and the rest of the year, we’ll honour Black excellence in our industry through profiles of people and businesses and provide tools and resources to help support your organization.

Special Update: Inclement Weather Forecast, December 18-21

CANS is asking all members to prepare and be diligent to meet all safety precautions during this weather event. Please refer to any special weather alerts or statements issued by Environment Canada for more information.

Province hosting virtual information session on Critical Construction Worker Pilot, December 4

Join the Province on Monday December 4th, 2023, from 1-2 pm, for a Virtual Information Session on the newly announced Nova Scotia Nominee Program – Critical Construction Worker Pilot Stream.

CCDC Introduces three new documents: CCDC 2MA, CCDC 4, and CCDC 18

Updated to incorporate the changes first implemented in CCDC 2 – 2020, these three contracts have been modernized to provide a clear and consistent framework for construction processes and minimize the risk of disputes and misunderstandings. 

Building construction highlights from September 2023

Month-over-month, Nova Scotia’s non-residential building construction increased 2.7% to $83.9 million in September 2023.

Join CANS Team! Now Hiring: Marketing & Communications Lead

CANS is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Marketing & Communications Lead. This position is responsible for supporting the development, implementation, maintenance, and evaluation of all CANS marketing and communications strategies and activities, both internal and external.

Action Required: Add your voice for ‘A strong foundation for a stronger Canada’

Join CCA in urging the federal government to consult with industry experts to build a strong foundation for a stronger Canada ahead of Hill Day on November 7, 2023.