WCR&HCA Infrastructure Forum (2010)


The Western Canada Roadbuilders & Heavy Construction Association (WCR&HCA) held its 2010 annual Infrastructure Forum at the Hyatt Regency, Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona during the 2010 WCR&HCA Conference. View the full 2010 program

The WCR&HCA Infrastructure Forum held presentations and sessions on topics of national, regional and international significance. The WCR&HCA Infrastructure Forum '10 featured the following:

  • The National Gold Seal Program and the value it provides the construction industry was addressed by John Schubert, M.B.A., P. G.S.C., Chair of the National Gold Seal Committee.
  • The changing face of Canada's infrastructure policy was the focus of the second half of the Forum. Moderated by Chris Lorenc, B.A., LL.B., President of the MHCA & WCR&HCA, the panel addressed a number of topics, including?the following:

    • "Infrastructure Investment: The Foundation of Canadian Competitiveness - an Economist?s Perspective" - Professor Emeritus James Brox, Department of Economics, Waterloo University. View the presentation in Adobe PDF format.
    • "Infrastructure Funding Options & Opportunities" - Diane Gray, President & CEO CentrePort Canada Inc. View the presentation in Adobe PDF format.
WCR&HCA and Provincial Reports speaks to national policy, and its four roadbuilder & heavy construction association members addressed provincial and industry relevant areas of interest.