November 28, 2012
Journal of Commerce Update for the week of December 3rd, 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 December 3rd, 2012.
Surveyors collecting data for the Kitimat LNG pipeline in B.C. have been kicked off of First Nations Land.
The Can-Am Geomatics employees left without incident and the Wet'suwet'en first nation has set up a roadblock to stop all construction activity until further notice.
Two B.C. unions have won access to confidential temporary foreign worker records. On November 26 the unions were given copies of 12 LMOs relating to Chinese nationals working at a mine near tumbler ridge, B.C.
Correspondent Peter Kenter has a profile of bid and destroy, the first TV show about the demolition industry, and JOC editorial advisory board member Grant McMillan has a new column about the benefits of clearance letters.
Also, make sure to check out our latest feature video featuring an interview with Don Schouten of WorkSafeBC from the Bridging The Gap safety conference.
- 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