This week on TCR Express digital media editor Warren Frey speaks with Journal of Commerce staff writer Russell Hixson about the recent release of part one of our Cracks In the Foundation series along with what he’s working on for the second part of the series in October. Russell’s also working on a story about a New York and New Jersey based company that’s using technology to stop harassment in the workplace and on the job site.
Daily Commercial News staff writer Angela Gismondi is following up on a story she wrote last week about the untimely death of 30-year-old carpenter Samuel Boakye who was shot and killed on Sept. 7 in Toronto and she talked to both Boakye’s business partner and Chris Campbell, the head of diversity and inclusion for the Carpenter’s Union. Daily Commercial News staff writer Don Wall Is writing about Ontario’s construction industry moving towards mandatory vaccinations including PCL Construction and EllisDon, Canada’s largest general contractors along with a COVID-19 vaccination survey launched by eight major contractor associations.
Our CanaData quick hit series continues with a short interview with Abacus Data CEO David Coletto who will be speaking at the virtual conference on Sept. 29 about the effects of the pandemic on how we work, live and consume.
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.