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 November 2nd, 2015. The Alberta government has pledged $34 billion to infrastructure in their new budget. Finance minister Joe Ceci said the government will run a $6.1 billion deficit to get the ailing Alberta economy back on track.
Staff writer Russell Hixson has a story about broadcaster Michael Campbell's keynote address at the CanaData West Conference, and Russell has another story about Vancouver city council voting to tear down the Georgia and Dunsmuir viaducts.
Stephen Bauld has a column about the importance of communication in public procurement, and digital media editor Warren Frey has a story about the recent 27th annual Vancouver Regional Construction Association Awards of Excellence.
Our feature video this week is an interview with Brian Palmquist of Ledcor about technology on the construction site and make sure to check out all our interviews from the CanaData West conference.