December 23, 2012
VIDEO: What was the biggest story of 2012?
To commemorate the end of 2012, the Journal of Commerce has asked several construction leaders what they thought was the biggest story for the industry in 2012.
The answers varied for each individual, with Independent Contractors and Businesses Association citing the resilience of the British Columbia construction industry and Vancouver Regional Construction Association head Keith Sashaw agreed, citing the recovery of the industry over the past few years.
Michael Ernest, the executive director of the Architectural Institute of British Columbia, pointed to the ongoing enquiry into corruption in Quebec’s construction industry as an important bellwether for honesty and clarity in the industry.
Stay tuned in early 2013 for answers from construction leaders on what they anticipate will be the big construction story in 2013.
North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week was launched on May 6 in British Columbia with an event held in North Vancouver featuring many different safety organizations, equipment providers and demonstrations of proper safety procedures.
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 May 20th, 2013.
Edmonton has traditionally been dominated by car traffic, but recently efforts have been made to improve the city transit system and, through transit-oriented development, to create neighbourhoods and destinations that are integrated with transit.
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 May 13th, 2013.
The City of Calgary's ambitious Airport Trail Tunnel project is a 620 metre tunnel that will run under the new Calgary International Airport runway and will extend Airport Trail from Barlow Trail to 36 Street N.E.