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.
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.
Over 1,900 students competed in more than 60 trades at the recent Ontario Technological Skills Competition held at RIM Park in Waterloo, Ont.
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.
One of the highlights of the 2013 Ontario budget is a three-year, $35-billion commitment toward public infrastructure.
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.
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 6th, 2013.
On April 26 dignitaries, labour and business leaders, workers and their families converged on the lit Olympic flame outside the Vancouver Convention Centre to commemorate those who lost their lives while at work.