November 22, 2012
VIDEO: Construction Foundation of British Columbia helps out Honour House
The newly formed Construction Foundation of British Columbia has donated $65,000 to Honour House, a facility for first responders and veterans seeking medical treatment in New Westminster, B.C.
Abigail Fulton, the vice president of the British Columbia Construction Association, talked to the Journal of Commerce about the new foundation and its commitment both to worthy projects and to apprenticeship training.
Keith Sashaw, president of the Vancouver Regional Construction Association, illuminated the many challenges of building Honour House, from the new elevator (the main focus for the $65,000 donation from the BCCA) to renovating a heritage building into a care facility.
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.