October 18, 2012
VIDEO: Journal of Commerce update for the week of October 22nd, 2012
In this week's Journal of Commerce update we bring you coverage from the Vancouver Regional Construction Association Awards of Excellence 2012. We have a photo gallery online and we'll have a feature video from the event next week.
A B.C. court has rejected an attempt by the B.C. Liberals to restrict political advertising ahead of the 2013 election. Both Tom Sigurdson of the B.C. Building Trades Council and Philip Hochstein of the Independent Construction and Businesses Association offered their diverse takes on the court’s decision and what it means in the coming year.
A new skylight at the Vancouver Maritime Museum presented quite a challenge for contractors, not the least of which was working around St. Roch, the historic RCMP schooner.
Guest columnist Werner Hofstatter also has an article about the dawn of the era of the wooden skyscraper.
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.