June 15, 2012
VIDEO: Journal of Commerce Weekly Update for the week of June 11th, 2012
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories coming up in the June 11th edition of the Journal of Commerce. The Manitoba Heavy Construction Association and the province of Manitoba have partnered to create a heavy equipment training program for aboriginal students. The program is the first of its kind, and 16 students have enrolled for the first course.
Kelly LaPointe has a report from the International Open Shop Conference in Ottawa on how Building Information Modeling (BIM) is gaining traction in the Canadian construction industry.
Korky Koroluk’s column this week is on Greenroads, an environmental certification initiative for roads similar to LEED. We also have a special Roadbuilding feature in Monday’s paper and online, and next week our feature video includes an interview with B.C. Roadbuilders and Heavy Equipment Association president Jack Davidson.
Make sure to check out the latest installment of the Social Media Master Class series, produced in conjunction with the Daily Commercial News and EllisDon.
All this and more in the Journal of Commerce, in print and online.
The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association recently held its annual general meeting, and ICBA president Philip Hochstein was on hand to speak to the Journal of Commerce about the past year and his hopes for the industry in the year to come.
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 9th, 2013.
Jeff Lyth of the British Columbia Construction Safety Alliance was the final speaker at Bridging the Gap 2013, held recently in Richmond, British Columbia.
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 2nd, 2013.
Werner Hofstatter, the products and markets advisor for the Canadian Wood Council's Wood Works! BC Program, spoke to the Journal of Commerce at the Wood Solutions Fair, recently held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.