Monthly Archive:: June 2013

CRCA president promotes member advocacy at AGM

Outgoing CRCA president Darren McCallum took the podium at the association’s 2013 Annual General Meeting to report on CRCA’s current goals and industry initiatives.

CRCA welcomes new president

CRCA welcomes Colin Rasmussen as the association’s new president for the 2013/2014 term.

CRCA announces Frank Ladner Award recipient

Jim Watson, technical manager of RCABC Guarantee Corp., is the winner of this year’s CRCA Frank Ladner Award, as announced during the association’s 54th Annual Convention in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Skills Canada competition shows bright future for skilled trades

Canada’s best and brightest skilled trade and technology students received official recognition for their outstanding performance as Skills Canada/Compétences Canada announced the results of the 2013 Skills Canada National Competition. The Closing Ceremony, held June 5 to 8 at the Pacific National Exhibition in Vancouver, was highlighted by the announcement of the winners.

Calgary City Hall to get new green roof

Calgary’s City Hall is being fitted for its first patch of green roofing as part of an effort to revitalize the 28-year-old Calgary Municipal Building. The installation will see the addition of soil and grass to one level of the multi-tiered building, following the replacement of two of its rear-facing roofs.

State-of-the-art roof planned for U of T’s Daniels Faculty

The University of Toronto revealed plans to develop a new home for its John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design at One Spadina Crescent.