March 1, 2023

Warranties and Construction Work

  Written by Ryan M. Morstad, Law Student Email:   It’s the middle of Winter and you, as the General Contractor, get a call from the owner of your newly constructed condominium building in the middle of the night. A pipe on the third floor has become disconnected and is leaking water, which is seeping through the drywall, and out into the hallway. The water is spreading, and you are unable to turn it off. You call your plumbing sub-contractor; however, they have an “out of office” set stating that they will not be returning for 5 days. What...

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February 2, 2023

Calgary Construction Association President and COO Bill Black Awarded Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal

February 2, 2023- The Calgary Construction Association is thrilled to recognize President and COO Bill Black for being awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal! Nominated by his fellow Albertans, recipients of the medal are recognized for their significant contributions to the province. William (Bill) Black has been involved in the design and construction industry for over 40 years in various roles and industry segments. Since 2018, he has served as the President of the Calgary Construction Association (CCA), diligently representing Calgary and Southern Alberta’s construction industry. Through his work with the CCA, Bill has made a tremendous impact...

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November 3, 2022


Please join CCA in congratulating Ian Reid on his retirement from Bird Construction effective October 31, 2022. Ian’s extensive career with Bird began in 1989, when he joined the organization as a carpenter foreman. From there he progressed through progressively senior positions, from a superintendent to a project manager