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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ontario Structural Wood Association...

Attending the OBOA Conference this year in Kingston running September 30th - October 3rd?; as part of the Technicial Sessions agenda visit the Terra Nova Truss wood component manufacturing facility and see the...

Awards and Recognition

Nomination Deadline: May 28th 2018 Well it’s that time of year again where you get to nominate a member of the OBOA or industry colleagues for one of OBOA’s prestigious awards and recognitions. Each...

BUILDING SAFETY MONTH MAY - 2018

The Purpose of the Ontario Building CodeSince 1976, the Ontario Building Code has set the minimum standard for the design and construction of all new buildings and for additions, alterations and change of use of...

Built Environment Forum Event...

Purpose of the event: On March 19th, 2018 the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario, with its partners at the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and the Ministry of Housing hosted a full day forum to engage with people...

2018 Tours - Kingston Penitentiary

Kingston Penitentiary Tours offer a rare and unique opportunity to go behind the walls of Canada's oldest and most notorious maximum security prison. Closed in 2013 and designated as a National Historic Site of...

ESAPP - Credit System Management...

ESAPP (Event System Management) you can plan, create and save custom events. This event management tool is designed for partners of OBOA supporting the Certification Program. Partners assume the role of validating...

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NEWS
Independent Review of Building...

The review’s final report which was commissioned by government following the Grenfell Tower fire to make recommendations on the future regulatory system.Details: The Independent Review of Building...

Update to Appendix A (2012 Building...

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs has developed an Appendix Note on Article 8.6.2.2. of the 2012 Building Code. Appendix Notes to the Code are provided for explanatory purposes only and do not form part of the...

INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS ARE KEY TO...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 23, 2018 INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS ARE KEY TO PREVENTING ILLEGAL BUILDING OTTAWA, ON – The new home industry in Ontario is made up of a number of working parts – not...

ESA Consultation on Proposed...

ESA is seeking the views of stakeholders on proposed amendments to the Ontario Electrical Safety Code (OESC).  ESA is holding a public consultations on the proposed changes in Ontario amendments to the Ontario...

Bridge collapses into flooded creek...

Police say there were no injuries but the driver had to be rescued by emergency crews. A dump truck driver was stranded inside the cab of his vehicle when the bridge he was travelling over in Port Bruce, Ont.,...

Windsor debuts new e-permit system...

"The ability to submit plans and drawings digitally has been a common request from prospective builders," said Dilkens in a media release. "We've heard that feedback loud and clear." The mayor added parts of the...

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NOTICES
Liftlock - 4th Annual Charity Golf...

Contact: Guy Carveth @ 705-742-7777 ext. 1764

UPDATE - CCMC MgO Board Advisory

The following is an update to the CCMC MgO Board Advisory dated July 2017.The following documents have been revised to reflect the fact that the product GreenE-Board™ (CCMC 13417-R), manufactured by Southern...

CCMC Update

CCMC HIGHLIGHTS - SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT - CCMC’s MANDATE - PRODUCT EVALUATIONS See attached below

Passing of Ken Fournier

KEN FOURNIERpassed away April 24, 2018 in his 72nd year.  Ken had been a Building Official from 1994 to 2009, employed with the Town of Penetanguishene, the Township of Tay and ending his career with the...

Passing of Greg Trizisky

GREG TRIZISKYGreg Trizisky, husband to Fiona Carr, father to Erin, Jordan, Mallory and Abby, son to Joe, brother to Don, and friend and family to many more, had a sudden massive heart attack on Sun., May 20, 2018,...

Passing of Dennis Rowntree

DENNIS ROWNTREEOf Burk’s Falls passed away after his battle with cancer peacefully at Algonquin Grace Hospice in Huntsville on Wednesday March 21, 2018.  Dennis Rowntree, beloved husband of Gail, was...

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ANNOUNCEMENT
Notification of Bill 139, the...

TO: All Stakeholders involved in the Conservation Authorities Act Review RE: Notification of Bill 139, the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017 Receiving Royal Assent I am pleased...

Technical Support for Electric...

Ministry of Municipal Affairs Technical Support for Electric Vehicle Charging Requirements in Non-residential Buildings .

Technical Support for Electric...

Ministry of Municipal Affairs Technical Support for  Electric Vehicle Charging Requirements in Houses.

The Firestop Contractors...

On behalf of FCIA’s Canada Committee, we invite you to The Firestop Contractors International Association Firestop and Effective Compartmentation DIIM Symposium in Toronto, Thursday, September 21st the...

All your AMTS event essentials are...

2015 Technical SessionsAMTS event participants can access up-to-date mobile conference information at anytime. Allows attendees to toggle between four streams of content. All Activity is a complete stream inclusive...

George Brown College Architectural...

Work with George Brown College to support your business and help students gain valuable work experience related to their program of study.

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NEWS BYTES

Issue 102:Read Document
Released: Friday, May 18th,2018

Issue 101:Read Document
Released: Friday, March 9th,2018

Issue 100:Read Document
Released: Friday, December 1st,2017

Issue 99:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, October 24th,2017

Issue 98:Read Document
Released: Friday, October 20th,2017

Issue 97:Read Document
Released: Friday, April 7th,2017

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BULLETINS

Issue 7:Read Document
Released: Wednesday, October 15th,2014

Issue 6:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, March 25th,2014

Issue 5:Read Document
Released: Thursday, November 29th,2012

Issue 4:Read Document
Released: Wednesday, November 28th,2012

Issue 3:Read Document
Released: Friday, November 2nd,2012

Issue 2:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, May 8th,2012


BLUEPRINTS

Issue 7:Read Document
Released: Tuesday, April 24th,2018

Issue 6:Read Document
Released: Friday, November 6th,2015

Issue 5:Read Document
Released: Thursday, June 25th,2015

Issue 4:Read Document
Released: Friday, January 16th,2015

Issue 3:Read Document
Released: Friday, August 15th,2014

Issue 2:Read Document
Released: Friday, May 2nd,2014