October 15, 2021

2021 Year In Review

Once again we have provided an update detailing all the activities and initiatives that we have engaged in over the the past 12 months. We truly appreciate all our members! As we enter another year and imagine what is ahead, we hope that we can find new ways to celebrate our collective role in making Calgary a truly great place to call home. 2021 Year in Review

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October 13, 2021

Farkas accuses City of Calgary officials of ‘skimming money’ from developers

Via CBC News Scott Dippel Opponents say comment shows how if elected mayor, Jeromy Farkas will have troubles at city hall Mayoral candidate Jeromy Farkas accused city administration of ‘skimming money’ during a Tuesday forum presented by the Calgary Construction Association. (Mike Symington/CBC) Jeromy Farkas says the fight to become Calgary’s next mayor has become what he calls a “two-horse race.”He joined two of his council colleagues who are also running for mayor at a Tuesday forum presented by the Calgary Construction Association. Recent polls have suggested that Farkas and Jyoti Gondek were front-runners among decided voters, while fellow councillor Jeff...

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October 12, 2021

YYC Mayoral Candidate Roundtable Recording

Thank you to our Industry Partners, Lori Williams, candidates and all those who tuned into the Roundtable! Watch a recording of the October 12th, 2021 YYC Mayoral Candidate Roundtable where we hosted the top Mayoral Candidates, Jyoti Gondek, Jeromy Farkas and Jeff Davison.

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October 7, 2021

Construction New Talent Program – Fall 2021

Construction New Talent Program- Fall 2021 Looking to hire new talent? Your Construction Associations have received funding from the Alberta Government to support Work- Integrated Learning placements in the construction industry. We’ve funded 44 student placements so far, and have spent 50% of the available first year funding. Wage subsidies of 50% (maximum subsidy $5,000) are available to hire current post-secondary students and recent grads (up to 6 months) for temporary work experience placements at least 3 weeks in length which can take place at any time during the year. Placements can be engineers, technologists, accounting and finance, human resources,...

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October 6, 2021

Congrats to RGO on 55 years!

Congratulations to CCA Member RGO on celebrating a huge milestone….55 years and still growing! RGO was also named one of Canadas Best Managed Companies- platinum member. calgary.rgo.ca

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September 29, 2021

Canada’s Top Growing Companies 2021

Congratulations to CCA Members Rayner Construction Services, Ryan Murphy Construction and Zoom Paining for landing on the Globe And Mail Canada’s Top Growing Companies list! The Globe & Mail released the third annual Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies. Among the 448 businesses on the list, there are four breweries, six insurance brokers, five apparel designers (four for humans, one for dogs) and one maker of robots. Regardless of where they’re located, what they make or whether they’ve been operating for five years or two decades, all these companies have one thing in common: Each managed to...

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