Dear Potential SHCA Member,
I want to personally thank you for expressing an interest in becom.ing a
member of the Saskatchewan Heavy Construction Association. As a business
owner or company representative, I realize that you make difficult decisions
every day on where to invest your com.pany’s dollars. As the voice
of the heavy construction industry in Saskatchewan, our association is
tasked with ensuring we are rec.ognized by government and other buyers
of heavy construction ser.vices as having a key role in maintaining a
The Equipment Rental Rate Guide and Membership Roster: Each year,
SHCA works together with equipment dealers, the Ministry of Highways
and Infrastructure as well as contractors across the province to improve
and refine the Rental Rate Guide. This guide is recognized as the industry
standard in Saskatchewan and is used by hundreds of contractors, government,
municipalities and construction owners each year.
Current Tender Call and Tender Result Information: This ser.vice is provided
to SHCA members on a daily basis and includes 95 per cent of all the
heavy civil projects tendered across the province of Saskatchewan as well
as Alberta and Manitoba.
Government Regulatory Updates: SHCA provides all cur.rent members
with updates on current government regulations, specifications and
legisla.tive changes affecting the in.dustry. We further participate on the
board of the Saskatchewan Common Ground Alliance where we join the
ranks of the major crowns as well as major mining and devel.opment companies.
We currently also participate on the Board of Directors for the
Saskatchewan Centre of Excellence of Transportation and Innovation at
the University of Saskatchewan.
SHCA currently has several working sector groups, including: End
Product Specification/Paving Committee, Urban Committee, Rural
Committee, Sand and Gravel Committee, Bridge Sector Group and
Standard Practices Executive Committee.
In addition, members receive monthly updates through the SHCA
Interchange, an e-newsletter that covers member profiles, SHCA project
news, government updates and recent collaborations.
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