January 24, 2020

By-Laws

BYLAWS OF CALGARY CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION ARTICLE 1 NAME AND AFFILIATION 1.1 Name The name of the Society is Calgary Construction Association. ARTICLE 2 INTERPRETATION 2.1 Definitions In this bylaw the following capitalized words have the following meanings and other words left undefined, as applicable, have the meanings defined by the Act: (a) “Act” means the Societies Act, RSA 2000, c. S-14 and the regulations under the Act from time to time. (b) “Active Member” means a properly constituted organization or an individual engaged in the construction industry or carrying on a business for the purpose of providing service or materials...

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January 24, 2019

Alberta Construction Trade Definitions 2020

What are the Trade Definitions? Updated for 2020, the Alberta Construction Trade Definitions are a complete list of inclusions and exclusions pertaining to scopes of work for trades in Alberta. The definitions are used during the tendering process and to help coordinate job site activities. They specify which contractor is responsible for specific areas of work. Construction associations across Alberta endorse adoption of the 2020 ACA Trade Definitions as a best practice. Tender authorities, design consultants, specification writers, contractors, and suppliers all benefit from using and citing the Trade Definitions. Together, we can reduce confusion, errors, RFIs, and disputes – and set a...

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January 24, 2019

Policies

Code of Practice Members of the Calgary Construction Association agree that, for construction work which is to be carried out on a competitive basis using complete working plans and specifications, and in order to maintain the integrity of all competitive tenders, the following provisions shall govern: A contractor shall use tenders only from qualified subcontractors. A bidder shall neither seek nor accept information concerning a competitor’s bid prior to the opening of tenders. A bidder shall never make known the tender of any sub-bidder to any sub-bidder before the closing of tenders; and shall never use the tender of a...

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January 24, 2019

City of Calgary – New Construction Documents

The City of Calgary, Law Department, Corporate Services gave a presentation at the CCA offices on March 21, 2017 regarding The New Construction Documements.  A copy of the presentation is below.  There are also samples of the documents in the site noted below.  New Construction Documents:  From procur