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Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 4

Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 4 As part of our continuing effort to inform our members, industry stakeholders, and industry associations of the upcoming implementation of the Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act, Gowling WLF has provided for your reference the last FAQs from their complimentary webinar series – Issue No.…

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Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 3 

Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 3  These 50 FAQs – No. 110 to 160 – result from questions asked about the new legislation in more than 30 webinars we presented over the last three months to various sectors of the construction industry including owners, consultants, contractors, trades, suppliers, insurers and financial…

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Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 2

Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 2 These 50 FAQs result from questions asked about the new legislation in more than 30 webinars presented by Gowling WLF over the last three months to various sectors of the construction industry including owners, consultants, contractors, trades, suppliers, insurers and financial institutions, so the questions reflect the interests and concerns of a broad cross section of the construction industry. Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act- FAQs – Issue…

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Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 1

Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 1 These FAQs result from questions asked about the new legislation in more than thirty-five webinars we have presented over the last months to various sectors of the construction industry including owners, consultants, contractors, trades, suppliers, insurers and financial institutions, so the questions reflect the interests…

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Raising Government’s Support for Alberta’s Construction Industry: A Town Hall Conversation with UCP Caucus Chairman Nathan Neudorf

Raising Government’s Support for Alberta’s Construction Industry: A Town Hall Conversation with UCP Caucus Chairman Nathan Neudorf Alberta’s construction industry faces increasing challenges of profitability and secure employment in a post-COVID world. It is vital that our industry raise its visibility and priority with the Alberta Government during the leadership transition and beyond. ACA is…

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NAIT 2020-2021 Student Award Recipient Letter

NAIT 2020-2021 Student Award Recipient Letter ECA supports dozens of young men and women in their trade training and apprenticeship, through scholarships drawn from endowment funds built up by the ECA Board of Directors over many years. The hundreds of thousands of dollars committed to these funds underscores the ECA’s commitment to ensuring a vibrant and ready workforce, for…

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ECA Eddie – Comic Strip

ECA Eddie – Comic Strip ECA Eddie has found himself in many adventures since 2017, and we hope the comic provides a good chuckle and a light-hearted way to poke fun at our industry and it’s idiosyncrasies Categories Alberta Prompt Payment Announcements Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act – FAQs – Issue No. 4 August 26, 2022…

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Preparing for Prompt Pay Legislation In Effect August 29, 2022

Preparing for Prompt Pay Legislation In Effect August 29, 2022 The new Prompt Payment and Construction Lien Act (the renamed Builders’ Lien Act) which introduces prompt payment, changes to the existing Builders’ Lien Act and an adjudication process comes into effect August 29, 2022. Industry representatives appointed by the Alberta Construction Association including Gowling WLGs law firm…

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Doug Hansen

Doug Hansen Greetings Valued Members & Industry Stakeholders, It is with great sadness that we write to share some heartbreaking news regarding one of our industry and community’s most highly regarded, inspirational, and loved leaders.  Doug Hansen, Project Director at Fillmore Construction, and the Edmonton Construction Association’s 2021 & 2022 Board Chair, passed away last weekend. …

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