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NorLand Limited Participates in Vancouver Sun Run
May 10, 2017
NorLand Limited congratulates its team of 35 employees and their families who ran or walked in the 33rd annual Vancouver Sun Run on Sunday, April 23, 2017.  In only its second year entering a corporate team, NorLand finished a very respectable 14th out of 62 teams in the Real Estate / Development / Construction category.  After the race, our team came together to celebrate the finish line, share...
Apex Specialized Rigging & Moving Congratulates David Stroud on 40 Years of Service
May 02, 2017
Apex Specialized Rigging & Moving is proud to congratulate David Stroud on his 40 years of dedication and service.  Back in 1977, David joined Apex and served as a foremen, hydraulic crane operator and unified hydraulic jacking system operator.  Over the years he worked his way up to project supervisor, project manager and presently serves as Apex's estimating manager.  David's hard work,...
NorLand Limited Participates in National Day of Mourning Ceremony
April 28, 2017
NorLand Limited participated in a ceremony held at Vancouver's Hastings Park Centre Grounds today, the National Day of Mourning, to honour lives lost or injured at the workplace.  Every year on April 28th, workers, families, employers, and communities across Canada come together at ceremonies held around each province to remember those who have lost their lives to work-related incidents or...
Elwin Danyluk Retires from Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. After 18 Years of Service
April 21, 2017
Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. thanks Elwin Danyluk for his 18 years of service and wishes him a long and happy retirement.  Elwin first joined Pacific in 1999 to help take down the #1 Steam Plant in Powell River.  He then moved to Vancouver to become a regular employee and worked on countless projects.  When Pacific decided to find a full time employee dedicated to keeping its tools...
Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. Completes First Blast for Emergency Removal of 20 Million Pound Rock Slab Above Washington State Route 503
April 18, 2017
Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. has completed the first blast associated with the emergency removal of a 20 million pound rock slab in Washington State.  The rock slab came loose from the hillside above State Route 503, approximately 21 miles east of Woodland, causing the highway to be closed since March 13, 2017.  This first blast was designed to produce finely fragmented rock and move it...
NorLand Limited Kicks-Off NAOSH Week with Children's Colouring Contest
April 13, 2017
NorLand is kicking-off its annual North American Occupational Safety & Health (NAOSH) Week celebrations by inviting the children of its employees to participate in a colouring contest.  Contestants will cut and paste safety equipment onto the outline of a person while learning about the importance of each piece of equipment.  Submissions are due before May 7, 2017 and winners from each...
BEL Contracting & Pro-Tech Industrial Movers Help Raise Reconciliation Pole at UBC
April 05, 2017
BEL Contracting and Pro-Tech Industrial Movers helped raise a Reconciliation Pole at the University of British Columbia (UBC) as part of a traditional Haida ceremony held on Saturday, April 1, 2017.  The totem pole, carved from an 800 year old red cedar from Haida Gwaii, was commissioned by the Audain Foundation and UBC to represent the legacy of residential schools and the reconciliation of...
Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. Signs Emergency Contract to Remove 20 Million-Pound Rock Slab
April 03, 2017
Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. has signed an emergency contract to remove a 20 million-pound rock slab that came loose from a hillside above Washington State's busy State Route 503, approximately 21 miles east of Woodland, in Cowlitz County.  The resulting debris slide has closed the highway since March 13, 2017.  Washington State's Department of Transportation (WSDOT) chose Pacific...
NorLand Limited Donates $20,000 to CKNW Orphans' Fund
December 22, 2016
NorLand Limited is proud to announce that is has donated $20,000 to the CKNW Orphans' Fund.  This donation was made in support of BC kids living with special needs at the CKNW Orphans' Fund's 39th Annual Pledge Day, held on November 30th at the Terminal City Club.  NorLand Limited has donated over $215,000 and countless volunteer hours to the CKNW Orphans' Fund over the last 20 years. Thanks to...
Congratulations to NorLand Limited's First Construction Craft Worker Red Seal Designation Recipients
September 28, 2016
NorLand Limited congratulates Wes Kennedy and Stan Mitchell of Pacific Blasting & Demolition Ltd. for becoming the company's first recipients of the Construction Craft Worker (CCW) Red Seal Designation.  The CCW Red Seal Designation, only available through the Construction & Specialized Workers' Union Local 1611, recognizes the experience, hard work and expertise of these skilled...

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