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February 20, 2020

City of Powell River: Developers update progress on airport investment

An update on Gaoshi Holdings’ (Canada) proposed Powell River Airport development was presented at the Committee of the Whole on Tuesday, February 18. The committee […]
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February 13, 2020

Connecting Communities, Creating Opportunities: VICA, Hazelwood, Scotiabank, Canwest & Pinchin at ABM Indigenous: Vancouver Island

VICA, along with members Hazelwood Construction Group, Scotiabank, Canwest Mechanical, and Pinchin, will be attending ABM Indigenous: Vancouver Island again this year. Held in partnership with the Songhees Nation and […]
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February 5, 2020

Leonard Brody, Business & Technology Visionary, invites you to the 2020 Vancouver Island Constuction Conference

The 3rd Annual Vancouver Island Construction Conference will be held on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at the Victoria Conference Centre. This one-of-a-kind conference — and […]
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January 20, 2020

Victoria 3.0 Pivoting to a Higher Economy 2020-2041 | Draft Economic Action Plan

The City of Victoria is seeking public feedback to help shape its draft economic action plan, Victoria 3.0 – Pivoting to a Higher-Value Economy – 2020-2041. […]
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January 10, 2020

City of Powell River seeks public input on Recreation Complex upgrades

An extensive public engagement process begins on Friday, January 10 to decide on a plan for the City of Powell River Recreation Complex Rehabilitation. Parks, […]
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December 23, 2019

VICA Members donate over $20,000 in toys and groceries to Vancouver Island families in need

In time for the holiday season, members of the Vancouver Island Construction Association (VICA) raised over $20,000 for families in the communities they work and […]
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December 16, 2019

CCA displeased by Supreme Court of Canada decision to dismiss appeal on use of reprisal clauses in BC

The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) is displeased to learn that the Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an appeal brought forward by contractor, J. Cote […]
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December 6, 2019

Inaugural Builders Code Champion Awards Celebrate Construction Sector Leadership

Nine months after unveiling the resources to help the industrial, commercial, and institutional construction sector set a standard code of conduct on worksites in B.C., […]
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November 28, 2019

RFI: Re-establish fish passage in the Fraser River in response to the Big Bar Landslide

Public Services and Procurement Canada, on behalf of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is requesting information from interested parties for construction and environmental […]
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November 16, 2018

Contract Awarded for Coastal Communities Social Procurement Initiative

The City of Victoria, on behalf of the Coastal Communities Social Procurement Initiative Steering Committee, is pleased to announce it has awarded a two-year contract […]
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