Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS)

The Construction Association of Nova Scotia represents more than 760 large and small companies across the Atlantic Region in the commercial construction industry. CANS acts as an advocate for its members by working with all levels of government in order to effect policy changes that benefit the construction industry.

CANS offers competitive advantages to its members by providing 24/7 access to plans on CANSnet & in physical plans room, tender bulletins, bid results, and industry trends, and an award-winning industry education and training program.

Gold Seal Certification (GSC)

Gold Seal Certification is a comprehensive certification program that demonstrates expertise, industry commitment and ensures that practitioners are ready to meet the demands of construction projects across the country.

Since 1991, the Gold Seal Certification program has been the industry’s most trusted, valued and reliable certification for the management of construction. Today, more than 8,000 construction professionals have been recognized as Gold Seal Certified.

Gold Seal Certified credentials demonstrate a company’s commitment to their profession and their expertise through certifying education, experience and competency. Industry recognized and developed, Gold Seal Certification ensures that your construction projects excel.

Nova Scotia Road Builders Association (NSRBA)

The Nova Scotia Road Builders Association represents 162 member companies comprised of heavy civil, marine, sewer and water contractors and their industry suppliers. Founded in 1947, the association and its members play an integral part of building the province, it roads, and its crucial infrastructure components, and have so for more than 60 years.

Nova Scotia Construction Safety Association (NSCSA)

The Nova Scotia Construction Safety Association is a not-for-profit association funded by and responsible to the construction industry. As an organization, the NSCSA is a highly regarded leader in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) services.

They are commonly singled out by their partners in the Workplace Safety and Insurance System and also within the Canadian Federation of Construction Safety Associations (CFCSA) as a model for service excellence in OHS.

Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA)

Tilt-up is a building system whereby large concrete walls are cast on the building slab or elsewhere on site and then lifted (tilted) into position. The Tilt-Up Concrete Association is the international nonprofit trade association for the global tilt-up concrete construction industry and was founded in 1986 by a dedicated group of contractors, professionals, and manufacturers with the interest of improving the quality and acceptance of tilt-up construction.

Butler Buildings

Butler Manufacturing™ is a building-solutions company that provides the design, manufacture, and marketing of metal building systems for commercial construction. Their systems play a part in buildings within the commercial, community, industrial, and agricultural markets. And with services such as BlueScope Construction, Butler goes beyond the manufacture of steel building systems by offering full-service turnkey construction solutions.

Tasco Domes

Tasco Domes are world-class leaders in fabric covered buildings. These robust steel buildings are made to stand up to the toughest elements, and cater to all industries. For materials storage, warehousing, protecting valuable equipment, expanding your company's workspace and more, the applications for Tasco Dome fabric covered buildings are truly limitless.

Associations & Affiliations

Construction Associations of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia Construction Safety Association Tilt-Up Concrete Association Gold Seal Certification Butler Manufacturing Tasco Dome Covered Structures Nova Scotia Road Builders Association

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