In our latest episode of TCR Express, Journal of Commerce staff writer Russell Hixson talks to digital media editor Warren Frey about his recent story about James Rajotte, Alberta’s envoy in Washington D.C. Russell’s also working on a story about a North Vancouver company that’s attempting to speed up residential construction by creating standard housing designs that allow for tweaking but add an element of reliability and repeatability to house building.
Daily Commercial News staff writer Don Wall took a look this week at how the Ontario Iron Workers District Council, is ramping up its workforce development and training in anticipation of years of work on new transit projects in Ontario. He spoke to Keven Bryenton of the Iron Workers after the union received a big training grant from the province. Daily Commercial News staff writer Angela Gismondi spoke to Victoria Mancinelli, the director of public relations, communications, marketing and strategic partnerships for Labourers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA. Mancinelli was recently appointed to Ontario’s Task Force on Women and the Economy.
You can listen to The Construction Record and TCR Express on the Daily Commercial News and Journal of Commerce websites as well as on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Amazon Music’s podcast section and you can hear last week’s episode of TCR Express here. Thanks for listening and we’ll see you next week.