NorLand Limited Announces Restructuring to Support Growth and Business Development
May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022 BURNABY, BC - NorLand Limited has announced some restructuring to its business to bring greater focus to its operations and the execution of efforts to expand the products and services offered to customers.   Two key changes are taking place at NorLand Limited. First, a new company is being created focused specifically on industrial products and equipment, with its own Board, Chief...
NorLand Limited Has Moved!
May 17, 2022
  In case you missed it, earlier this month we announced the start of a new chapter in NorLand's history. We said goodbye to our longstanding head office on Norland Avenue, lovingly nicknamed "Old Yeller". This office has been in the NorLand family since 1971, and letting go wasn't exactly easy. But with every end comes a new beginning. DSC04018-small.jpg   Our new...
NorLand Fundraising for Ukraine
April 14, 2022
On March 11th 2022, NorLand's President and CEO Dave Reynolds announced an initiative to help the people of Ukraine during their struggles. Below is the letter to NorLand to raise awareness for the Canadian-Ukraine Foundation.   Dear NorLanders: As you are all by now aware, Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, 2022, ostensibly as part of a “peacekeeping” mission, which has been swiftly and...
VRCA Gold Award
March 31, 2022
Some of you may recall our news post last year, in which we announced that Pacific Blasting & Demolition’s work on Viterra’s Pacific Port Terminal Elevator (“PAC3”) was recognized with a Silver Award from the Vancouver Regional Construction Association in the category of Trade Contractors, $4M to $10M. The project was first awarded to Pacific Blasting & Demolition back in 2014 and work...
Women in Construction Week, part 3
March 10, 2022
This week is Women in Construction Week, and NorLand Limited is spotlighting various women across our businesses. Today, we are pleased to recognize Melissa Cutchey (Apprentice Mechanic, NorLand Limited). Melissa Cutcheysmall.jpg How did you get involved in this industry? I had a friend who was working for NorLand when I was looking for new work – he let me know of...
Women in Construction Week, part 2
March 09, 2022
  Happy Women in Construction Week! Continuing to spotlight our employees, we would like to recognize Pearl Fisher (Pipeline Office Clerk & Former Blaster, Pacific Blasting). How did you get involved in this industry? I was blessed to have strong family ties to the industry. I had a father that was in the Blasting industry from the time I was 2 years old (over 50 years). My mother (Anita...
International Women's Day and Women in Construction Week, part 1
March 08, 2022
Today is International Women’s Day (IWD)! This is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. It’s also a day to call to action for accelerating women’s equality, originating 111 years ago in 1911. This year’s IWD theme is #BreakTheBias, promoting a world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination – a world where difference is valued and...
Looking Back at a Successful Community Project
March 03, 2022
In case anyone missed this last year - here's a recap of one succesful community impact event held by a NorLand Business Unit.   Another successful quarterly cleanup for Pacific Industrial Movers (Apex & Pro-Tech) is in the books. We’re always proud to see the impact that PIM makes on their community in Delta, despite being held back by COVID-19 restrictions, weather, or anything else that’s...
Scuttling of the HMCS Annopolis
January 26, 2022
It has been nearly seven years since Pacific Blasting & Demolition took part in the deliberate sinking of this former Canadian Destroyer. Sunk on April 4th 2015, there wasn't much excitement around this project at the time, but the footage from it is incredible to watch, and it really deserves some attention (Jump to about 0:56 if you just want to watch the explosion).    The HMCS Annapolis...
New Dan Murphy Ads
January 17, 2022
We just wrapped up another great session with our favourite Sportscaster, Dan Murphy! Watch out for these videos on our social media and tv ads soon!