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.
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."