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Pacific Blasting Performs Rock Slope Stabilization Projects in the Northeastern U.S.
July 24, 2017

Pacific Blasting & Demolition's Blasting Division has performed numerous rock slope stabilization projects for Canadian Pacific Rail over the years, both in Canada and across the United States. Since April 2010, they have had a renewable, long-term maintenance contract to perform all rock slope...

Western Grater Featured in Mining & Construction Canada
July 21, 2017

Earlier this month, Western Grater was featured in the first half-2017 issue of the Canadian Edition of Mining & Construction, an international publication. The 3-page story highlights the team's performance meeting an accelerated schedule on a logistically challenging and high profile project on...

NorLand Listed as 6th Biggest Construction Company in B.C. and 26th Largest Contractor in Canada
July 14, 2017

Earlier this week Business in Vancouver (a weekly business news journal) published its list of Biggest construction companies in B.C. for 2016 and On-Site (Canada’s leading commercial construction magazine) published its own list of Top 40 Canadian Contractors for 2016. NorLand was listed as the 6th...

NorLand Limited Announces Traxxon Foundation Equipment Ltd.
July 07, 2017

We are pleased to present Traxxon Foundation Equipment Ltd. (TFE) as the newest operating business to join the NorLand Family. For the past two years, representatives from Traxxon Rock Drills and Pinnacle Drilling Products have been in negotiations with...

Pinnacle Drilling Products Introduces Vertex Roller Core Barrel
June 26, 2017

Pinnacle Drillling Products is proud to introduce the newest member of its Vertex product line.  The Vertex Roller Core Barrel, designed and manufactured in-house by Pinnacle, is engineered for minimal down-time and maximum productivity.  A unique design and quick-change rollers set the Vertex Roller Core Barrel apart from the competition and...

Glacier Blasting Receives Safety Award from Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada
June 23, 2017

Glacier Blasting is proud to receive the James L. Abraham 2016 Safety Performance Award of Excellence from the Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada for recording zero lost time accidents during 2016.  

Job site safety is of primary importance to the Pipe Line...

24th Annual NorLand Limited Hockey Pool Results Announced
June 16, 2017

With the NHL playoffs finished and Pittsburgh Penguins celebrating their fifth Stanley Cup championship, it's time to announce the winners of NorLand Limited's 24th Annual Hockey Pool.  Congratulations to all participants and a special thanks to Dave De Groot for organizing another great hockey pool!

The regular season winners are:

First Place:  Candace Peace
Second Place...

Dave Eliason Retires from BEL Contracting After 17 Years of Service
June 14, 2017

BEL Contracting thanks Dave Eliason for his 17 years of service and wishes him a long and happy retirement.  Dave first joined BEL in 2000 and served as estimator and project manager for many of BEL's high-profile earthwork, road and utility projects across Metro Vancouver.  His vast experience with estimating, contract administration...

NorLand Limited Congratulates Workout to Conquer Cancer Team
June 02, 2017

NorLand Limited is proud to congratulate its corporate team that participated in the Workout to Conquer Cancer and raised over $4,500 for the BC Cancer Foundation and BC Cancer Agency during the month of May.   Our team finished a very respectable 7th out of 15 teams and we're hoping for an even better ranking next year.

Participants from across NorLand Limited took part in this fitness...

Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. Awarded Challenging Project at Point Grey Private Hospital
June 01, 2017

Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. has been awarded a challenging demolition project at the Point Grey Private Hospital in Vancouver, BC for the McIntosh Construction Group.

This project includes the abatement of hazardous materials and complete demolition of the adjacent St. Vincent & St. Basil buildings,...

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