Construction Pulse – Issue 4, Fall/Winter 2022 is NOW ONLINE!

The fourth issue of Construction Pulse, the Construction Association of Nova Scotia’s industry magazine, is now live!

READ CONSTRUCTION PULSE: To access the digital version of Construction Pulse, click here.

A physical copy of Construction Pulse has been mailed to your company’s Profile Administrator and should be arriving in their mailbox over the course of the next week. If you would like your own copy, please email

Construction Pulse was created to provide members with a resource specific to their businesses in the industrial, commercial, and institutional sectors of Nova Scotia’s construction industry.

In this issue, you will find information on current industry best practices, emerging trends and topics to keep an eye on, relevant and pivotal issues impacting industry, and member successes and accomplishments we’re celebrating.

  • CANS 160 — building with skill and integrity for 160 years
  • CANS policy and advocacy updates
  • A roadmap for change: Canadian Construction Association’s (CCA) strategic priorities
  • Mental health in construction: how employers can help employees living with mental health issues
  • Building community connections: a look at TradesCAN and the Native Council of Nova Scotia
  • Kickstart your construction career: three benefits of joining CANS Emerging Leaders
  • Building information technology: tools for innovation and productivity in the construction industry
  • Green building: what it will take for Nova Scotia to achieve its climate change goals


We’d love to hear what you think of our fourth issue! Please send your comments, opinions and feedback to


Thank you to our advertisers whose support has helped make this issue of Construction Pulse possible!

  • Canadian Construction Association (CCA)
  • Cooper Equipment Rentals
  • Efficiency Nova Scotia
  • Government of Nova Scotia – Safety Branch
  • Intact
  • Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency (NSAA)
  • PCL Construction
  • rcs construction Inc.
  • Stanhope Simpson Insurance
  • Strong Bond Coatings Inc.
  • Travelers Canada