NorLand's Businesses in the GVRD Get COR Certified for 2017
October 05, 2017
NorLand's businesses in the Greater Vancouver Regional District recently received their British Columbia Certificates of Recognition for 2017. The Certificate of Recognition (COR) is a voluntary incentive program that recognizes companies who develop and implement health and safety and injury management systems that meet an industry standard. The program rewards employers who take a strategic...
Traxxon Foundation Equipment Website Now Live!
October 02, 2017
We are pleased to announce the Traxxon Foundation Equipment (TFE) website is now live. TFE recently signed a service partner agreement with BAUER-Pileco Inc. to provide after sales parts and service for BAUER equipment throughout western Canada. More on that story is available here. Date Posted: October 2, 2017
LNS Completes Shutdown at Covanta Waste-Energy Facility
September 28, 2017
Last week LNS Services completed its second of three shutdowns for Covanta at its Waste-Energy Facility in Burnaby. Covanta's site had three boiler hopper systems in need of maintenance this year, each to be repaired independently. In March, LNS completed repairs on the first of these systems, and earlier this month began repairs on the second system. The shutdown was completed successfully and a...
NorLand Participates in Kiewit Charity Klassic Golf Tournament
September 20, 2017
Kiewit Klassic Charity Golf Event.png Yesterday, representatives from NorLand and it's businesses attended the Kiewit Charity Klassic Golf Tournament at the University Golf Club in U.B.C. The tournament followed a 'scramble' format and there were 36 foursomes from a variety of engineering and construction firms that attended, including one from NorLand (Players:...
Global News Runs Segment on Fairview Terminals
September 05, 2017
Last week, Global News ran a short segment marking the completion of the Fairview Terminals Phase II Expansion Project in Prince Rupert. The two-year project was managed and completed by joint venture partners BEL Contracting and FRPD, along with Kingston Construction, for the owner DP World. This project has increased container capacity by 500,000 TEUs (Twenty Foot Equivalent Units) to...
Pinnacle Hires New Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Canada
August 29, 2017
Pinnacle is pleased to announce that Stephane Lavoie will be joining the Pinnacle Drilling Products Team as its Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Canada. Stephane has an extensive background working in the Mining & Drilling industries, including holding several senior positions recently as Account Manager at Pumpaction and Managing Director at Amalgamated Mining Services. Prior to this,...
BEL Contracting Announces Retirement of Long-Time Employee
August 28, 2017
On August 31st, John Warner, a 17-year employee with BEL Contracting, will retire. John’s held a variety of roles with the company over the years – including Project Manager, Estimator, Design Build Consultant, Claims Preparation and Field Supervisor – as well as acted as a Health & Safety Representative and alternate for Manager’s Meetings. Prior to joining BEL in 2000, John spent 20 years...
NorLand Announces New Senior VPs of Infrastructure & Industrial Segments
August 21, 2017
NorLand is pleased to announce that Paul Halliday has joined the NorLand Limited family as Senior Vice President – Infrastructure. Paul comes to NorLand most recently from Envirocon Environmental Services, ULC where he served as President & CEO, overseeing operations across Canada – he has been based out of the Vancouver office and worked closely with Envirocon’s offices in Edmonton and...
NorLand Committee Participates In Drum Awakening Ceremony
August 18, 2017
Earlier this week, a group of managers, estimators and project managers from a majority of NorLand's business units participated in a traditional First Nations' Drum Awakening Ceremony at the LNS office. The drum in question has a Medicine Wheel on its face, designed by David Fierro (Qwel Qwel Minixlp) - a local drum-maker and elder of the Okanagan Nation, Grizzly Bear Clan - and given to NorLand...
11th NorLand Class To Commence Crestcom Leadership Training Program
August 08, 2017
NorLand is pleased to announce it has sponsored its 11th class to participate in the Crestcom BULLET PROOF Manager Training Program. The program is globally recognized and teaches participants how to lead more effectively in the workplace and in life. The curriculum includes 24 teaching modules which are covered in a 12-month span (2 modules/month), looking at subjects like "Ten Ways to Increase...