August 12, 2012
VIDEO: VRCA 2012 Silver Award winners
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association has announced the 2012 Silver Award of Excellence winners.
Amongst the projects to garner multiple awards were the IKEA Richmond relocation, and the VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre. Scott Construction distinguished itself with two Heritage Restoration awards for the Honour House and the Hotel Georgia, and PCL Constructors won big with awards for the BC Cancer Agency Centre for the North, the revitalization of BC Place and for the BC Hydro River Generating Station Townsite Redevelopment.
One Gold award was given to Panther Constructors for their work on the BC Place Soccer Screens. The rest of the Gold awards will be announced at a gala event on October 17th, 2012.
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.