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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...
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 Bauer Maschinen Gmbh (BAUER) to secure a Service Partner Agreement that makes TFE the sole Bauer Parts and Service Provider for the entire...
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 maintains Pinnacle's reputation for manufacturing...
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 Contractors Association of Canada.  A large portion of the Association's resources are committed to developing safety programs and...
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: Wayne Stewart Third...
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, purchasing, scheduling and cost control made him a valuable...
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 challenge...

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