October 14, 2012
VIDEO: BC premier Christy Clark and Bank of Canada economist Jock Finlayson at the 2012 ICBA AGM
British Columbia premier Christy Clark was the keynote speaker at the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association annual general meeting, held October 9th 2012 in Burnaby, British Columbia.
After her speech, the Honourable Christy Clark spoke with the Journal of Commerce about a variety of topics, including the planned Enbridge pipeline, the transition back to a provincial sales tax, the Liberal strategy for the upcoming election, plans for the Massey Tunnel, and more.
Economist Jock Finlayson also took time to speak with the Journal of Commerce about construction’s role in the B.C. economy, the leading growth industries in B.C., and possible internal and external risks that could derail one of Canada’s most economically robust provinces.
The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies of British Columbia celebrated its best and brightest at its Awards of Excellence gala, held on April 12 at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
In this week's preview, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of April 21st, 2014.
RDH Building Engineering Limited is running extensive tests on the viability of using insulated concrete forms (ICF) as walls in building structures. While ICF has traditionally been used below grade, it is becoming possible to also use forms for above-grade work.
In this week's preview, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of April 14th, 2014.
The British Columbia Common Ground Alliance held a contractor's breakfast on April 1 to highlight the importance of excavation awareness and to ring in "National Safe Digging Month."