June 2018
Important Reminder to TCA Members

In an effort to keep you updated on TCA membership products and services we are asking that you please  contact us  if you have any staffing changes so that we can keep your company information current - this is the best way for you and your colleagues to find out what's happening at TCA!
2018/19 TCA's Construction Book NOW ON SALE!

Advertise your products and services in our PRINT and ONLINE 2018/19 Construction Book and get in front of over 4,500 public and private buyers of construction services!
Click HERE to view pricing details.

To purchase your listing or for more information please contact, Becky Chang:
E. bchang@tcaconnect.com / P. 416-499-4000 ext. 4181

Upcoming Events - Mark your Calendars!
Members' Networking Workshop - SOLD OUT!
July 10, 2018 - TCA Richmond Hill Office
Contact: Nazak Ghobadi 416-499-4000 ext. 4106

YCL Education Event
September 2018 - TBA
Contact: Vishawn Thompson 416-499-4000 ext. 4104

Thank YOU for attending our 24th Annual Members' Day!
Our Annual Members' Day was held on Wednesday May 9, 2018 and we are pleased to report that the event was a great success! Over 250 member companies were in attendance!
Guests enjoyed a BBQ Lunch served at noon and music on the lawn, while networking and catching up with both old and new friends. 

Congratulations to our door prize winner, Mr. Rakesh Thakkar from TEJJ Construction Corporation who walked away with a Google Home as the grand prize!

Thank you to everyone who participated and helped to making this year’s members’ day an outstanding success! 

We look forward to seeing you all again next year!



THANK YOU TO OUR 2018

KEYNOTE AND INDUSTRY PANEL
A special thank you to Mark Casaletto, President ConstructConnect Canada for delivering this year's keynote address!


As part of our 2018 members’ day, we organized a panel discussion on the topic of “Innovation and New Technologies in the Construction Industry." Our four panel experts included:

Bryce Jones, Construction Manager, Modern Niagara ,
Rick Huijbregts Vice-President, Strategy and Innovation, George Brown College ,
Terry Olynyk Director of Business Development, PCL Contractors Canada Inc. (Canada)
William R. MacGowan Director, Digital Buildings for Cisco’s Industry Transformation Division in Canada.

A very special thank you to all our panelists who were truly exceptional!



Special thanks to this year's Members' Day Sponsor
TCA's Annual Golf Tournament Recap - Thank YOU for attending!
This year our Annual Golf Tournament took place at the Angus Glen Golf Club. The weather conditions were perfect. Turnout for this years' event was fantastic - it was a SOLD OUT event! We hope everyone enjoyed the beautiful Angus Glenn course, door prizes, our mini drone give-away and a great cocktail reception.
This year for the first time ever, our golf tournament featured the “ Helicopter Ball Drop Contest .” Check out our picture gallery (link below) to see photos!

Congratulations to our grand prize winner Brian Ballentyne, prize pack included: Gift card to the Vintage Hotels
Build Day on site with Habitat for Humanity GTA

Thank you to everyone who came out to the event, we look forward to seeing you all again next year!
Special thank you to this year's Helicopter Ball Drop Sponsor:
Massive THANK YOU to all of our sponsors. We are grateful for your support!
JMX Demolition & Environmental Contractors
YCL News: 2018 MLSE TEAM UP CHALLENGE - Recap
OVER $48,000 RAISED
YCL MLSE Team Up Challenge
in support of MLSE Launch Pad
Our Young Construction Leaders (YCL) committee, participated in the sixth Annual MLSE Team Up Challenge presented by Ford on Thursday June 8th at the Polson Pier and Cabana Pool Bar.

The MLSE Team Up Challenge is a multi-sport tournament held to raise much needed funds for MLSE LaunchPad – a place where youth facing barriers use sport to recognize and reach their potential.

This is the third year the YCL Committee has participated in the team up challenge. This year they raised over $48,000 which brings their three year total to over $134,000.

THANK YOU to everyone who participated and donated, your continued support is very much appreciated and is helping to make a real difference.


Special thank you to the sponsors of our YCL Teams!
TCA Benefits of Membership!
Meeting spaces for TCA's members

As part of your membership benefits, TCA allows you to book one of our meeting rooms for free to host your next meeting / workshop or seminar. Please  click here  for full details on our meeting room options, description and policy.
A free affidavit service is available to members requiring the signature of a commissioner of affidavits and oaths. There are five signing officers at the Toronto Construction Association, as well as 1 signing officer at our Mississauga office location. Also available at the Richmond Hill location is a notary public service for construction related documents. To book an appointment or if you have any questions please contact us.
FREE Affidavit Service
Contact:

Barbara Mirsky (Toronto Construction Association) 
Email:
Phone: 416-499-4000 ext. 4101

Andrew Guo (Mississauga Construction Association) 
Email: 
Phone: 905-567-1077 ext. 4122

For more information on membership benefits, please visit our  website .
CCA News
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA), our federal partner, aims to be the national voice for the Canadian construction industry, giving our industry a voice in public policy issues, legal and standards development goals of contractors, suppliers and allied business professionals working in, or with, Canada's non-residential construction industry.

COCA News
The Council of Ontario Construction Associations (COCA), our provincial partner, aims to bring concerns of our members at large, to the attention of Queen's Park. COCA is committed to working with the Provincial Government to ensure that Ontario's legislative landscape is one in which our industry can grow and prosper.
 
Highlights from COCA's monthly newsletter include:



  
The Construction Institute of Canada
TCIC is pleased to offer you the following courses, seminars, and workshops taught by senior industry professionals:  

August 2018
Aug. 29 Wed. 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

For TCIC inquiries, please contact: 
Faith Chen, Manager, Professional Development
416-847-9162
TCIC Featured Course of the Month
WELCOME NEW TCA MEMBERS
2453327 Ontario Corp.
Advanced Structural Glazing Inc.
Bangso Excavation and Demolition Services
Barnwood Square Construction Inc.
Carmineco Limited
Cromer Leak Detection Ltd.
G & E Creations Inc.
GlassCan
Huinink Infrastructure Ltd.
Ornaments Canada Inc.
Summit Crest Interiors
Trimav Inc.
Zancon Environmental Inc.
Project Bid Opportunities
Charlie Zehr Group

With the increasing demand for condominiums, two local firms, Momentum Developments and Zehr Group, have joined forces to develop a large condominium project in the Innovation District of downtown Kitchener, Ontario. Charlie West High-rise Condominium is a six-story commercial development with revitalized Huck Glove brick-and-beam factory, and provides amenity space for condominium residents. In total, this development is slated to provide 130,000 square feet of office space, 11,000 square feet of retail and approximately 300 residential units. The estimated project value of this project is $60,000,000.00. 
Please click on image for more details.

TCA Advantage Club
TCA Advantage - Group Home & Auto Insurance Program
Save up to 50% on regular home and automobile insurance rates
 
With the TCA's group buying power, save the premium on your insurance rates with the power of numbers! National Brokers Insurance and the TCA have partnered to help you save up to 50% on your home, apartment and vehicle insurance premiums. Contact National Brokers Insurance today for a quote!  
1 877 630 NATL (6285)
TCA Advantage - Incredible savings on your office supplies
 
GREAT savings on your everyday office supplies! TCA's partnership with Staples Advantage offers you up to 60% off! Contact us today for more information.  
TCA Advantage- Fleet Pricing on ALL Fiat Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep.

Advantage Club members enjoy FLEET PRICING on the purchase of a Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge or Jeep Vehicle! TCA's partnership with Chrysler offers substantial savings! Contact us today for more information.
For partner discount information please visit us at  www.tcaadvantage.com

For specific questions about the program please contact  Barbara Mirsky  at 416-499-4000 ext 4101.
 
We're here to help... please contact us:
TORONTO CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION
70 Leek Crescent
Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1H1
Telephone: (416) 499-4000
 Fax: (416) 499-8752