November 22, 2012
Journal of Commerce Update for the week of November 26th, 2012
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 November 26th, 2012.
HD Mining International is asking for clarification from the federal government on statements it made about temporary foreign workers.
Two British Columbia construction unions are challenging Labour Market Opinions (LMOs) issued by the federal government for temporary foreign workers to work at a mine near Tumbler Ridge.
Staff writer Richard Gilbert has a story about how Atco Electric has received approval from Alberta regulators to build a $1.6 billion transmission line from Edmonton to Calgary.
Correspondent Peter Kenter dives into Canadian construction history with a story about the legendary Deifenbunker, and legal columnists Matt Swanson and Krista Johanson look into the importance of notice provisions.
Monday’s issue also includes a feature pull-out on professional services, and make sure to check out our latest feature video, which highlights the CSC Construction Fair recently held in Vancouver.
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."