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.

Office Closure: Update! CANS Office closed Monday, January 29 due to weather conditions

UPDATE! 9:14 a.m. — Based on current conditions and the forecast for the next few hours, CANS office will remain closed for the day on Monday, January 29, 2024. Staff will be working throughout the day remotely and are available to assist our members virtually whenever possible.

Statistics: Building Construction Highlights, November 2023

Investment in Nova Scotia building construction increased 9.1% in November 2023 to $528.8 million.

News: N.S. construction groups call for international talent to reduce labour shortages

From Global News – “Nova Scotia construction companies are expanding recruitment efforts to international skilled trade workers in an effort to address worker shortages.”

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