November 29, 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.
"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.
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 3rd, 2014.