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NorLand Participates in Kiewit Charity Klassic Golf Tournament
September 20, 2017
Kiewit Klassic Charity Golf Event.png Yesterday, representatives from NorLand and it's businesses attended the Kiewit Charity Klassic Golf Tournament at the University Golf Club in U.B.C. The tournament followed a 'scramble' format and there were 36 foursomes from a variety of engineering and construction firms that attended, including one from NorLand (Players:...
Global News Runs Segment on Fairview Terminals
September 05, 2017
Last week, Global News ran a short segment marking the completion of the Fairview Terminals Phase II Expansion Project in Prince Rupert. The two-year project was managed and completed by joint venture partners BEL Contracting and FRPD, along with Kingston Construction, for the owner DP World. This project has increased container capacity by 500,000 TEUs (Twenty Foot Equivalent Units) to...
Pinnacle Hires New Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Canada
August 29, 2017
Pinnacle is pleased to announce that Stephane Lavoie will be joining the Pinnacle Drilling Products Team as its Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Canada. Stephane has an extensive background working in the Mining & Drilling industries, including holding several senior positions recently as Account Manager at Pumpaction and Managing Director at Amalgamated Mining Services. Prior to this,...
BEL Contracting Announces Retirement of Long-Time Employee
August 28, 2017
On August 31st, John Warner, a 17-year employee with BEL Contracting, will retire. John’s held a variety of roles with the company over the years – including Project Manager, Estimator, Design Build Consultant, Claims Preparation and Field Supervisor – as well as acted as a Health & Safety Representative and alternate for Manager’s Meetings. Prior to joining BEL in 2000, John spent 20 years...
NorLand Announces New Senior VPs of Infrastructure & Industrial Segments
August 21, 2017
NorLand is pleased to announce that Paul Halliday has joined the NorLand Limited family as Senior Vice President – Infrastructure. Paul comes to NorLand most recently from Envirocon Environmental Services, ULC where he served as President & CEO, overseeing operations across Canada – he has been based out of the Vancouver office and worked closely with Envirocon’s offices in Edmonton and...
NorLand Committee Participates In Drum Awakening Ceremony
August 18, 2017
Earlier this week, a group of managers, estimators and project managers from a majority of NorLand's business units participated in a traditional First Nations' Drum Awakening Ceremony at the LNS office. The drum in question has a Medicine Wheel on its face, designed by David Fierro (Qwel Qwel Minixlp) - a local drum-maker and elder of the Okanagan Nation, Grizzly Bear Clan - and given to NorLand...
11th NorLand Class To Commence Crestcom Leadership Training Program
August 08, 2017
NorLand is pleased to announce it has sponsored its 11th class to participate in the Crestcom BULLET PROOF Manager Training Program. The program is globally recognized and teaches participants how to lead more effectively in the workplace and in life. The curriculum includes 24 teaching modules which are covered in a 12-month span (2 modules/month), looking at subjects like "Ten Ways to Increase...
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 stabilization on CP Rail lines in the northeastern U.S. and, every summer, their crews travel east...
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 Vancouver Island. The full issue is not available online yet, but the featured story can been...
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 biggest construction company in B.C. and the 26th largest contractor in Canada. As BIV is a...

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