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    Funding announced for UBC life sciences facility

    The B.C. provincial government has announced funding of $19.95 million for UBC to upgrade and expand the aging Biolgoical Sciences Complex used by life sciences students.
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    Apart from modest overvaluation — and a cautionary note about overbuilding in Montreal and Toronto — Canada’s housing markets largely align with underlying demographic and
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    VSB awards design-build contract

    The Vancouver School Board has awarded a fixed-price contract to Bouygues Building Canada to design and build the Kitsilano Secondary School Renewal (KSSR) project.

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    Radon in buildings is a major health concern

    Radon in buildings is a significant health concern recognized by Health Canada and the World Health Organization. According to Health Canada, approximately 16 per cent
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    Are B.C. water systems at risk?

    Reliable water, sewer and storm water systems are essential to public health, a clean environment and a strong economy. But British Columbia’s systems may be
  • Pacific-Northwest-LNG-gets-federal-approval

    Pacific NorthWest LNG closer to final decision

    Pacific NorthWest LNG is one of 20 proposed LNG projects in B.C. which will see a $36 billion LNG export facility built on Lelu Island

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    The B.C. government has unveiled its highly anticipated Climate Leadership Plan which outlines the province’s strategy for limiting greenhouse-gas emissions and combating climate change. According
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    VRCA reveals 2016 Silver Award winners

    The Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA) Silver Awards of Excellence winners have been announced. This year’s competition saw more than 150 submissions and 45 projects considered. Gold winners
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    Affordable housing coming to Vancouver

    A new affordable housing development spanning four Vancouver sites is currently under construction, with the first 48 homes scheduled for completion next March.