January 20, 2013
Keith Sashaw leaves the VRCA
Over the past 12 years Keith Sashaw has served as president of the Vancouver Regional Construction Association and in the process has raised awareness of both the organization and the construction industry as a whole.
Sashaw has stepped down from his role and is moving to the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies of British Columbia as their CEO and president.
In an exclusive interview with the Journal of Commerce, Sashaw reflected upon his tenure at the VRCA, including the work done with charities such as Honour House and Spinal Cord Injury B.C.
Sashaw also pointed to the many educational initiatives such as the VRCA Learning Forum and the U40 group that were started under his tenure, as well as the VRCA Awards of Excellence, an event that has become an annual industry highlight.
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.