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Great Work – Great Life Website Expands

Northwest Ohio is a great place to work and a great place to live. That is the message of a new content recently released by The Northwest Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council on www.GreatWorkGreatLife.com, a site geared to bring tradesmen and tradeswomen who, are open to traveling, to Toledo for the 2016 construction season. […]

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Northwest Ohio Building Trades Sign Safety Agreement

The Northwest Ohio Building Trades took a major step to show the public their commitment to safety. On Friday morning, the trades, along with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OHSA) and in partnership with general contractor Black & Veatch and project owner North American Project Development LLC, signed a historic safety agreement. The signing, […]

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Northwest Building Trades Launch National Recruitment Campaign for 2016 Projects

The Northwest Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council launched the first phase of an aggressive nationwide recruitment campaign geared to bring traveling union tradesmen and tradeswomen to Toledo for the 2016 construction season. Visitors to www.greatworkgreatlife.com can learn about the benefits Northwest Ohio has to offer traveling skilled construction and why the region is such […]

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Energy project in Northwest Ohio

The Oregon Clean Energy Project has broken ground on the construction of a new 800-megawatt gas-fired power plant in Oregon, Ohio. While the official groundbreaking ceremony won’t be until next month, preliminary construction is being done on the 30-acre site. The natural gas-fired combined-cycle generating facility will utilize high efficiency combustion turbines with heat recovery […]

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Toledo’s Glass City Dog Park to Open this Saturday

After years of tireless campaigning, the new Glass City Dog Park is finally set to open this weekend in South Toledo due to some much-needed assistance from several Toledo Construction member unions. The membership-based canine playground uses 4.4 acres of city-owned property in Woodsdale Park and will be operated by Toledo Unleashed, an area nonprofit […]

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Toledo Construction Aids in Landmark Project for Maritime Academy of Toledo

The Maritime Academy of Toledo is now home to a newly redeveloped maritime simulator site thanks to work donated by Carpenters Local 351 and IBEW Local 8, two of Toledo Construction’s affiliated unions. The simulator project is the first phase of the Academy’s landmark agreement with VSTEP B.V., a leading European developer of simulators and virtual […]

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Featured Project

The Toledo Zoo Aquarium is going through a $25 million renovation of the building […]

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