Archive for Month: October 2012

Lee Loftus quoted – BC Builders hunt for workers in Ireland

A British Columbia construction industry team got a rock star’s welcome at job fairs in Ireland, where out-of-work tradespeople are desparate for jobs being offered in B.C.’s north. At a job fair in Dublin, 10,000 workers came through the door, said Abigail Fulton, B.C. Construction Association vice-president. The delegation also […]

Mechanical Insulation Inspectors Course is now available at BCIT

Piping, Plumbing, Gas PPGS 1210 – Introduction to Mechanical Insulation Mechanical Insulation Inspectors Course is now available at BCIT. The establishment of a quality assurance certification (QAC) program in BC’s mechanical insulation industry has received increased attention over the last several years. This has been fuelled by three primary issues: […]

Green Chamber of Commerce BC (GCCBC) Founders’ Club Workshop

On Tuesday, September 25th, the Green Chamber of Commerce BC (GCCBC) Founders’ Club Workshop held its first ever Open Space Technology event. Lee Loftus and Lyndon Johnson from the BC Insulators spoke to the work shop attendees about green washing and the need for assurances that consumers receive value for […]

CARRIED UNANIMOUSLY

Mechanical Insulation and Passive Design Best Practices The City of North Vancouver are a step ahead when it comes to mechanical insulation – File: 3760-10-01 Report: Deputy Director, Community Development, September 20, 2012. Moved by Councillor Keating, seconded by Councillor Buchanan PURSUANT to the Report of the Deputy Director, Community […]