The Sinking of YOGN 82
July 03, 2018
On June 21, teams from Pacific Blasting & Demolition and Apex Specialized Rigging & Moving participated in a project to sink a concrete ship, the YOGN 82. This was the first controlled sinking of a concrete ship anywhere in the world, and a project our teams are very proud of. YOGN 82 was one of 22 unpowered B7-A2 barges built by Concrete Ship Constructors of National City, California and...
25th Annual NorLand Limited Hockey Pool Results Announced
June 08, 2018
With the NHL playoffs finished and the Washington Capital celebrating their first Stanley Cup Championship, it's time to announce the winners of NorLand Limited's 25th Annual Hockey Pool. Congratulations to our regular season and playoff pool winners! Regular Season Pool Winners: 1st Place: Glen Mohan2nd Place: Brooks Patterson3rd Place: Travis Turner Stanley Cup Playoff Pool Winners: 1st Place:...
NorLand Limited Participates In Workout To Conquer Cancer Month BC
June 01, 2018
For the second year in a row, individuals from around NorLand participated in the Workout to Conquer Cancer Month BC. The challenge: participants commit to working out once a day in the month of May while fundraising for cancer research. Workout to Conquer Cancer was launched in 2017 in an effort to raise awareness about and help secure crucial funding for the BC Cancer Foundation. Since then,...
Nicki Wilson Named to Construction Safety Officer Certification Board
May 29, 2018
We are pleased to announce that Nicolette (Nicki) Wilson, RCSO with NorLand Health & Safety has been appointed to the Construction Safety Officer Certification Board of the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC. She and another RCSO, John Frost, were appointed to the board on May 24, 2018. Date Posted: May 29, 2018
NorLand Limited Recognizes NAOSH Week With Company BBQ
May 14, 2018
North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (NAOSH) week occurs during the first full week of May every year and its goal is to focus employers, employees, partners and the public on the importance of preventing injury and illness in the workplace, at home, and in the community. NAOSH Week was first launched in June 1997, marked by an agreement between Canada, the United States, and Mexico...
NorLand Limited Presents 2018 Donation to the CKNW Kid's Fund
May 08, 2018
NorLand Limited is proud to present a $20,000 donation to this year's CKNW Kids' Fund at our NorLand Leadership Summit meeting. The CKNW Kids’ Fund has been in the BC community for over 70 years. They support children living with physical, mental, and social challenges in BC by providing grants for essential specialized equipment, therapies, and programs for at-risk youth. The CKNW Kids' Fund...
NorLand Limited Participates in 2018 Vancouver Sun Run
April 24, 2018
NorLand Limited would like to congratulate the 39 employees (and their families!) who participated in the 2018 Vancouver Sun Run. This was NorLand Limited's third year entering as a corporate participant, and our team finished 9th out of 76 teams in the Real Estate / Development / Construction Category. It is a fantastic achievement and congratulations to all that participated! ...
'A NorLand Christmas Carol!' Receives Three Nominations For Canadian Event Awards
March 05, 2018
We are proud to announce that Bright Idea Event Coordinators have received three award nominations for the 21st Annual Canadian Event Industry Awards Competition. The nomination is for 'A NorLand Christmas Carol!', the 2017 NorLand Christmas Party run by Bright Ideas. Nominations include 'Best Event Produced for a Corporation', 'Best Event Design/Décor', and 'Most Outstanding Event' (additional...
Traxxon Foundation Equipment Signs Parts and Service Agreement with KLEMM Bohrtechnik for the Western Canada Region
February 02, 2018
It is with great pleasure to announce that Traxxon Foundation Equipment, part of NorLand Limited, has been awarded the Parts and Services contract for KLEMM Bohrtechnik. Traxxon Foundation Equipment is proud to represent KLEMM Bohrtechnik and looks forward to providing parts and service to all our Western Canadian customers. Date Posted: February 2, 2018
NorLand Limited Participates in Annual Engineering Curling Bonspiel
January 31, 2018
norland-engineering-event-curling.jpg The annual mini Engineers' bonspiel occurred over the past weekend to start this year's Engineers League season. The event was held at the Vancouver Curling Club and has been going for over 50 years. As a first year participant in this tournament and dressed as 80's rockers, NorLand's team produced a record of two wins and one...