BelPacific: Building Better Communities
September 02, 2020
Throughout Covid-19, domestic violence has reportedly increased due to women and children being at home for longer with their abusers. Rose Salvarani and Dorene Burly at NorLand's BelPacific Groups care deeply about these women and children fleeing violence, and to help make a positive impact for these people, Rose and Dorene have helped the BelPacific Groups partner with the Dixon Transition...
Between a Walk and a Hard Pace: NorLand Workout Challenge
August 25, 2020
This fall, NorLand is putting on a workout challenge for all its employees. This challenge is called "Between a Walk and a Hard Pace." The challenge has three different categories employees can sign up for: NorLand Walking and Hiking Club NorLand Running Club NorLand Cycling Club Employees can sign up for one, two, or all three of these challenges. The reason behind the challenge is to...
NorLand Kids Club
August 04, 2020
Each summer, NorLand puts on a BBQ for the whole company. This year, due to the unexpected COVID-19, the BBQ had to be postponed. A few fine folks at NorLand thought that just because the BBQ wasn’t going to take place, didn’t mean we couldn’t do something for our NorLand family. So they started to brainstorm how they could do a COVID-friendly, family-oriented activity...and that's how the...
Pacific Ground Engineering: Sophora Project
August 04, 2020
Pacific Ground Engineering has been working on a challenging drilling project for Conwest Contracting and Polygon Homes. This project has involved great teamwork and efficient installation of tie-back anchors with PGE’s fleet of drill rigs. Click here to view the video of PGE's work on the Sophora Project: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9ohCE6SRpY
Heavy Equipment Guide Publishes NorLand's Telematics Story
July 27, 2020
NorLand's story on how we're integrating telematics into our business was published in the Heavy Equipment Guide. Great work team! Click the link below to view the published article. https://www.heavyequipmentguide.ca/article/34437/how-telematics-is-shaping-the-way-norland-limited-does-business
Finning Gives a Shout-Out to NorLand Limited
June 22, 2020
Last week, NorLand Limited received a great shoutout from Finning on how we're integrating telematics into our business. Thank you to John Ashcroft - NorLand's Equipment Manager - and his team for all their hard work on the subject and on helping to pull together this news story! Click the link below to see what Finning had to say: https://www.finning.com/en_CA/company/news-events/product-...
Meals for Truckers by Apex and Pro-Tech
June 04, 2020
This week, Apex and Pro-Tech participated in the Meals for Truckers Initiative. The purpose is to provide meals for drivers since many restaurants remain closed due to COVID-19 and there is limited access to food. This initiative is also intended to support the food truck industry. Apex and Pro-Tech were able to provide 65 meals at a local location. Thank you to Alison Dunne for organizing this...
June 01, 2020
The #LunchBoxChallenge started at the end of March 2020 to support local restaurants as well as providing a delicious lunch for the construction industry’s front- line workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The idea is to pay for the crew’s lunch to show our support for their hard work and dedication to their team, our company, and the economy, as they are working to support more than just...
Lifting Two Excavators From 100ft Deep
May 25, 2020
BelPacific has been working on the Butterfly Project in downtown Vancouver. Once the excavation and shoring had been complete, it was time to remove the excavators from the 100ft deep hole. Click here to view a crane lifting these excavators out of the hole: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EE36cai9y18 Butterfly.jpg
BelPacific - Butterfly Project
April 20, 2020
BelPacific Excavating and Shoring is working on the Butterfly Project for Westbank in Downtown Vancouver. This project requires excavation of over 100ft! To get the job done, NorLand brought in a Cat 336 equipped with a 100ft telescopic stick to remove material during the final stages of excavation. Visit our Youtube Channel to see the footage of this unique piece of equipment getting the job...