October 28, 2012
VIDEO: Vancouver Island Construction Association celebrates 100 years
The Vancouver Island Construction Association recently held its second gala to commemorate 100 years of serving the construction industry in Victoria and throughout Vancouver Island.
VICA CEO Greg Baynton was able to talk to the Journal of Commerce and lay out some of the association’s accomplishments over the past year and the past century .
Chris Erb, the new chair of the Vancouver Island Construction Association, explained VICA’s plans for the next year, as well as laying out the challenges and benefits of merging several regional construction associations together to form the “new” VICA.
The largest infrastructure project ever undertaken by the Panamanian government, the $5.2 billion Panama Canal Expansion is challenging due to its sheer size.
"Unlocking Canada's Potential" will be the theme of this year's 96th annual Canadian Conference Association (CCA), where delegates are encouraged to look for opportunities beyond their borders.
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association presented "The Young Guns: Gen Y and their role in the future of construction" as the keynote construction panel at Buildex Vancouver on Feb. 19.
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 March 10th, 2014.
Rich Coleman, the deputy premier of British Columbia and the minister for energy and mines was one of the keynote speakers at the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association annual CEO Breakfast held at Buildex Vancouver 2014 on Feb. 19.