BCCA presents Island Health with a 2017 Best of Public Procurement Award

On February 14, 2018, VICA Member Island Health was presented with a 2017 Best of Public Procurement Award from the British Columbia Construction Association (BCCA). 

Deanna Fourt, Director of Design, Energy and Sustainability, and Matthew Cronmiller, AScT, Manager of Facilities Capital Construction, accepted the award on behalf of Island Health’s impressive — in size and skill — Design & Construction leadership team. Rory Kulmala, VICA CEO, and Chris Atchison, BCCA President & CEO, are shown presenting the award to Deanna and Matthew in the photo on the left.

2017 Best of Procurement Award - Island Health BCCA 2017 Best of Procurement Award - Island Health


March 16, 2018

Herold Engineering: A free lunch for your feedback

We send out an annual member survey to get feedback about our operations and programs so we can shape our member services for the years to follow. All respondents were entered in a draw and Liza Huang from Herold Engineering Nanaimo won her team lunch on VICA!
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February 01, 2018

Government seeking recommendations on federal prompt payment legislation

The Government of Canada is committed to growing the economy, strengthening the middle class and helping those working hard to join it. As part of this commitment, action is underway on multiple fronts to ensure that construction contractors and subcontractors who do business with the federal government are paid promptly.
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January 10, 2018

Historically high housing starts for Metro Victoria

The Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CHMC) recently released a report and press release identifying an increase in housing starts across the nation. Metro Victoria finished 2017 with historically high housing starts.
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December 21, 2017

Happy Holidays from VICA!

It's been an amazing year for the industry AND for the association: we introduced some new courses and events and, most importantly, we said thank you and farewell to our past CEO Greg Baynton and, "Hello! Let's do this!" to Rory Kulmala, our current CEO.
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