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Outlook & Prospects for Contractors and Supervisors, Other Construction Trades, Installers, Repairers and Servicers in Red Deer Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within Alberta.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Alberta||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Contractors and Supervisors, Other Construction Trades, Installers, Repairers and Servicers (NOC 7219) in Alberta.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment growth is expected to be strong.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced low levels of unemployment.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Athabasca--Grande Prairie--Peace River Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Banff--Jasper--Rocky Mountain House Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Calgary Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Camrose--Drumheller Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Edmonton Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Red Deer Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
|Wood Buffalo--Cold Lake Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
- July 2015 | (PDF, 591 KB)
- June 2015 | (PDF, 591 KB)
- May 2015 | (PDF, 553 KB)
- April 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- March 2015 | (PDF, 623 KB)
- February 2015 | (PDF, 560 KB)
- January 2015 | (PDF, 559 KB)
- Annual Edition 2014 | (PDF, 607KB)
- December 2014 | (PDF, 586 KB)
- November 2014 | (PDF, 575 KB)
- October 2014 | (PDF, 643 KB)
- October 2014 (Quarterly Edition) | (PDF, 656 KB)
- September 2014 | (PDF, 650 KB)
- August 2014 | (PDF, 650 KB)
- July 2014 | (PDF, 765 KB)
- June 2014 | (PDF, 641 KB)
- May 2014 | (PDF, 602 KB)
- April 2014 | (PDF, 669 KB)
- March 2014 | (PDF, 600 KB)
- February 2014 | (PDF, 610 KB)
- January 2014 | (PDF, 662 KB)
- Annual Edition 2013 | (PDF, 226 KB)
- December 2013 | (PDF, 536 KB)
- November 2013 | (PDF, 534 KB)
- October 2013 | (PDF, 657 KB)
- September 2013 | (PDF, 235 KB)
- August 2013 | (PDF, 438 KB)
- July 2013 | (PDF, 487 KB)
- June 2013 | (PDF, 445 KB)
- May 2013 | (PDF, 240 KB)
- April 2013 | (PDF, 294 KB)
- March 2013 | (PDF, 437 KB)
- February 2013 | (PDF, 241 KB)
- January 2013 | (PDF, 435 KB)
- Annual Edition 2012 | (PDF, 227 KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market NewsWeek of Sep 21 - Sep 25, 2015
- The City of Medicine Hat selected three different contractors to complete road and sewer projects that were left in limbo when the previous contractor was terminated. Portions of the $5.8M in work will be completed before freeze-up, with any remainder scheduled for 2016.
- Stone Creek Properties, a Bow Valley developer, is planning a gondola and resort at the base of Mount Lady MacDonald in Canmore. Plans for the area include a five-star resort with 800-900 rooms, retail space, a spa, and recreation activities.
- The Government of Alberta selected three groups to bid on the southwest section of Calgary's ring road under a private-public partnership model. The groups are consortia composed of financing, construction, design, and maintenance companies.
- Ladacor Ltd, a Calgary-based construction company, is building a 60-room Motel 6 in Bruderheim composed of used shipping containers. The motel will have three meeting rooms, a breakfast room, a hospitality lounge, and a fitness centre.
- Fort Station, a retail and commercial development in Fort Saskatchewan by Haro Developments, has attracted a $12.5M hotel to the site, although the name of the hotel was not released. It is expected to open in December 2016.
- All three school districts in the Grande Prairie region have construction projects underway with openings expected in 2016 and 2017. Old schools in the towns of Beaverlodge and Sexsmith are scheduled for demolition when the new facilities open.
- The Town of Mayerthorpe is receiving up to $1,799,027 from the Government of Alberta for upgraded drinking water and water/wastewater treatment systems
- Foothills School Division has decided to build two 900-student high schools rather than one school as originally planned. The school at Aldersyde is scheduled to open in the spring of 2017, while construction on the other school is projected for 2017.
- The Government of Alberta is funding the construction of 17 drinking water and water/wastewater treatment systems across the province. More than $24M is being provided under Alberta Municipal Water/Wastewater Partnership and Water for Life grants.
- Melcor Developments is moving forward with a new manufactured home park in Penhold. The project is expected to start in the spring of 2016 and add 140 residences to the town.
- Elk Island Public Schools expanded the size of the new elementary school in Ardrossan, based largely on an expected influx of students. The town and surrounding county area are scheduled for several large residential developments.
- The Government of Alberta confirmed funding of $7.9M for 42 new affordable housing spaces in the city of St. Albert. The money will be used to build Phase 2 of North Ridge Place, adjacent to an existing seniors facility.
- Wexford Developments announced plans for a mixed commercial and residential building in Edmonton. The proposed lot has been vacant for the past 16 years after being contaminated by gas station.
- The Town of Vermilion extended the development permit for Canalta Hotels to build a new hotel. Canalta plans to start construction by June 30, 2016 and complete the project in approximately 24 months.
- Pomeroy Lodging purchased the Delta Lodge at Kananaskis with plans to invest $26M in renovations and upgrades. The project is scheduled for completion by the end of 2017.
- Edmonton International Airport started work on a $15M road construction project that aims to improve access to the airport, the business park in Nisku and a new Outlet Mall under construction. The project is expected to be complete in 2016.
- Kiewit Construction Canada, a global contractor, is building a $4M laydown yard and administrative site in Westlock. The company plans to relocate 18 employees from its current west Edmonton site.
- Stantec, an Edmonton-based engineering firm, has expanded the plans for its Stantec Tower in downtown Edmonton. The $500M tower will now be 66 storeys, the tallest building in Canada outside of Toronto.
- Brewster Travel Canada started work on a $26M redevelopment of the upper terminal building of the Banff Gondola. Limited facilities in the terminal are expected re-open May 1, 2016 with project completion anticipated for August 1, 2016.
- The City of Medicine Hat terminated its relationship with ICCU Construction over delays in projects currently in progress. The city is seeking a new contractor to complete the work, including a major downtown renovation.
- The City of Cold Lake added two road improvement projects and $700,000 to the 2015 Service Road Program. The new work is expected to start in 2015 and be complete by 2016.
- Axia FibreNet started construction on a next generation fibre optic network in Nobleford. The company plans to start with residential and business connections in the community in the fall of 2015, and then expand across rural Alberta.
- The City of Lloydminster approved a major commercial development that will see eight free standing commercial, retail and restaurant buildings. The first phase of seven buildings is scheduled to open in 2016.
- The City of Airdrie is tendering a $10M roadway construction project that includes a bridge over local railway tracks. A proposed highway overpass tie-in is contingent on funding from the Government of Alberta.
- The City of Calgary is starting construction on a new $71.7M interchange on the Trans-Canada Highway. The project is expected to be complete in late 2016.
- The Town of Olds has approved a $14M expansion of the Pason Centennial Arena. Design proposals are slated for review in the fall of 2015, with project completion expected in 2017.
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