Lumber production dropped in July
Statistics Canada reported today that lumber production by sawmills decreased 14.8 per cent from June to July and was 7.0 per cent lower than in July 2020. Sawmills shipped 4,177,000 cubic metres of lumber in July, down 12.6 per cent from June and down 9.7 per cent from July 2020.
IoT PropTech Summit set for Nov. 18
The Toronto Construction Association has announced it is a partner in organizing the second annual IoT PropTech Summit, set to take place Nov. 18. Presentations will feature Rogers, PCL, Microsoft and Comcast among others.
VRCA presents “Titans of Industry” virtual panel
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA) is hosting a virtual mentoring panel titled “Titans of Industry” on Oct. 24 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The event is organized by the VRCA’s Young Construction Leaders group and will feature Craig Enns of EllisDon, Matthew Robinson of Pitt Meadows Plumbing, and VRCA president Donna Grant. To register, go here.