September 23, 2012
VIDEO: The AWMAC BC 2012 Awards of Excellence
On September 20th, 2012 the BC chapter of the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada held their Awards of Excellence, celebrating the best in British Columbia architectural woodwork in many different sectors from residential projects to large commercial and institutional work.
AWMAC BC president Robert Macdonell was able to talk to the Journal of Commerce not only about the importance of the awards but also about larger trends in the industry including the increased use of wood in institutional projects and the wide variety of techniques used by companies in different sectors to use wood in new ways.
Jim Taylor, the president of Seagull Enterprises, was also able to talk to the Journal of Commerce about the work his company did on the Concord Pacific Presentation Centre in Richmond, British Columbia. That project earned Seagull Enterprises the Ed Fielder Award for Overall Excellence in Quality and Service in a commercial project worth more than $250,000.
Skills Competences Canada held its 2013 Skills Canada National Competition at BC Place in downtown Vancouver from June 5th to June 8th.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of June 17th, 2013.
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association held its annual Construction Learning Forum in Whistler, B.C. from May 31 to June 1st. The event featured many educational panels including a very informative session on substance abuse in the construction industry.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of June 10th, 2013.
The BC chapter of the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction held the2013 BC Steel Design Awards of Excellence on May 23 at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in downtown Vancouver.