April 24, 2014
Journal of Commerce Preview for the week of April 28th, 2014
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 April 28th, 2014.
Edmonton’s downtown revitalization project has secured long-term funding. The new community revitalization levy was approved by the government of Alberta on April 16 and will go towards a new downtown arena amongst other projects.
Staff writer Richard Gilbert has a story about non-residential construction surging in both Alberta and Saskatchewan. Richard also has a story about a stolen property seizure by the RCMP in Boyle, Alberta which included construction equipment.
Correspondent Peter Kenter has a story about the construction methods used to build incredible end-of-the-world sets on “The Walking Dead,” and columnist Paul Emanuelli talks about failed approvals and tender cancellations.
Also, make sure to watch our latest video about the Day of Mourning ceremonies held on April 28 throughout British Columbia.
All this and more is available in print and online at www.journalofcommerce.com.
The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies of British Columbia celebrated its best and brightest at its Awards of Excellence gala, held on April 12 at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
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 April 21st, 2014.
RDH Building Engineering Limited is running extensive tests on the viability of using insulated concrete forms (ICF) as walls in building structures. While ICF has traditionally been used below grade, it is becoming possible to also use forms for above-grade work.
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 April 14th, 2014.
The British Columbia Common Ground Alliance held a contractor's breakfast on April 1 to highlight the importance of excavation awareness and to ring in "National Safe Digging Month."