About Us

At Construction in Focus, we take great pride in delivering a comprehensive view of the construction industry, month after month. We keep our readers up to date on the latest news and events in the industry, as well as highlighting the nation’s leading construction, design, and architectural firms. We conduct in-depth, one-on-one interviews with top representatives in these firms, delving beneath the surface to uncover the true stories of their successes in the field.

In our pages you will also find informative features on the most prominent organizations, institutes, associations, and government departments whose actions and policies have a direct impact on the construction industry. We profile the latest in green building trends and technology, and take a closer look at iconic buildings of historical and cultural significance across North America.

We sit down with Managers, Founders, CEOs, and State Officials to get at the heart of the story. And through our competitive and comprehensive advertising scheme, we can get your story out as well.

A Proactive Approach to Resolving a Longstanding Debate

About forty skilled Central and South American workers from Ecuador, Peru, Columbia and Costa Rica came to British Columbia, Canada as temporary foreign workers (TFWs) in 2006. This story incited Labourers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA) call for reforms to Canada’s TFW program (TFWP) and the International Mobility Program (IMP). LiUNA, a powerful voice within the construction industry with over half a million members – 110,000 of whom are in Canada – has been the only Canadian union to address the issue.

June 25, 2018, 11:26 AM EDT