January 16, 2013
Journal of Commerce Update for the week of January 21st, 2013
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 January 21st, 2013.
TransCanada has been selected to build a $5 billion pipeline spanning from northeastern B.C. to Prince Rupert. Process Energy selected TransCanada to design, build and operate the proposed gas transmission project, which is scheduled for completion by the end of 2015.
Check out our profile of B.C.’s top wood projects, which were honoured at the 2012 North American Wood Design Awards, and take a look at Kelly Lapointe’s article on the impact of employment insurance reform on the construction industry.
Columnist Paul Emanuelli has an article about how not all math errors are fatal to bid validity.
Make sure to check out this week’s feature video, which showcases the career of Keith Sashaw, the outgoing president of the Vancouver Regional Construction Association.
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These projects have been selected from 299 projects with a total value of $6,054,395,373 that Reed Construction Data Building Reports reported on Tuesday.
$1,400,000,000 Greater Vancouver RD BC Negotiated
$127,000,000 Coquitlam BC Negotiated
$100,000,000 Division No 16 AB Prebid
- Journal of Commerce Update for the week of December 16th, 2013
- New Westminster Development
- Natural gas generating facilities planned
- Refinery costs jump by $2.8 billion
- Employers must be aware of liability at holiday office parties
- New charges needed for infrastructure
- Skills Training at BCIT
- Auditor generals weigh in on value of P3s
- Low lead requirements kicking in next year
- Mental heath and workplace psychology must be addressed
- Edmonton International Airport mall takes shape
- University of Winnipeg building an apartment complex
- VIDEO: Construct Canada 2013 CEO Power Breakfast
- LEED Platinum should be for top-tier projects: panel
- Lakeview HLPS Project
- Contractors need to carefully plan for projects, recommends lawyer panel
- Montreal rail junction realignment completed in tight window
- Toronto housing not cooling off, says BMO
- OCOT review panel objections still open until tomorrow
- Canadian hiring expected to remain stable: survey