January 9, 2013
Journal of Commerce Update for the week of January 14th, 2013
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 January 14th, 2013.
A Langley, B.C. contractor has tracked down his stolen excavator. Using Google Earth and his Cessna plane, Assertive Excavating and Demolitions owner Mike Holloway was able to find the stolen item before local police.
Staff writer Richard Gilbert has a story about the partnership between Chevron Canada and Apache Canada Ltd. which moves forward the proposed Kitimat Natural Gas facility project in northeastern B.C.
Our editorial advisory board answers “what will be the biggest challenge of 2013?” and columnist Korky Koroluk looks at the new Federal Skilled Trades program.
Make sure to check out this week’s feature video, which showcases the ceremony held every year to memorialize the Bentall 4 workers who lost their lives more than thirty years ago.
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