Changes to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations Affecting the BC Manifest and Supplement Forms Ensure older manifests and supplement forms conform to recent federal changes
Changes to the federal Transportation of Dangerous Goods
Regulation that will likely affect transportation
operations came into effect on July 15, 2015
(TDGR). Read More...
BCIT to Offer a New Graduate Certificate in Building Energy Modelling New program begins September 1st
Energy Modelling is an important area of specialization of
Building Science; as such, the Graduate Certificate in Building
Energy Modelling builds on the strengths and success of the
Building Science Graduate Program at BCIT with a focus on the
fundamental heat, air, and moisture transport principles, and their
application to building systems integration. Emphasis is placed on
mechanical systems design, operation, and control; and their
integration with the building envelope. Read More...
Province of British Columbia: BC Bid Consultation Deadline for Input on Source to Contract (S2C) is July 15th
The Province of BC has initiated consultation and planning
processes to potentially replace BC Bid. This process
is called Source to Contract (S2C), and is intended to develop
better ways to establish contracts and manage the purchasing
process. Read More...
McElhanney adds to environmental expertise with new appointment McElhanney is pleased to announce the appointment of Harry H. Kim as Environmental Business Lead for its Prairies Region
Based out of the Calgary branch, Harry Kim, PEng, is responsible
for leading McElhanney's rapidly growing environmental team in
Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Read More...
BCEIA 2015 Environment Guide Now Available Download the PDF version or request a print copy
The fifth edition of the British Columbia
Environment Industry Guide is your doorway to an
industry sector that is growing faster than the economy as a whole
- a sector full of opportunity for a new generation of highly
skilled and educated workers.
Our industry provides the services and support
needed to protect our natural and social environments in a period
of rapid expansion.
McCue Engineering Contractors Introduces New Service BCEIA Member now a certified Liquid Boot applicator and the only certified applicator in B.C.
To complement their soil vapour management services, McCue
Engineering Contractors now has the capability
to apply Liquid Boot, which is a cold spray-applied,
water-based membrane that shields against vapour
intrusion. Read More...
FCM launches new peer-learning program to help communities remediate and redevelop contaminated sites Leadership in Brownfield Renewal (LiBRe) activities to begin in September
June 17, 2015, Toronto, ON - Today,
the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) launched a new
program to help municipalities better understand, navigate and
reduce the barriers to brownfield redevelopment. FCM unveiled the
program at the Canadian Brownfields Network's annual conference in
Toronto, ON. Read More...
2015 Environmental Management Awards - Finalists Announced! June 18, 2015 | Royal Vancouver Yacht Club, Point Grey
The EMA awards are dedicated to recognizing and celebrating
extraordinary achievements in environmental management.
Congratulations to the BCEIA Member on this year's finalists list -
ALS Environmental, CARO Analytical Services, Maxxam Analytics,
Stantec, and Triton Environmental Consultants Ltd.! Read More...
3rd Annual BCEIA 'Members at Work' Photo Contest Contest closes September 1st, 2015
The third annual BCEIA "Members at Work" Photo Contest is
now open to all BCEIA members. The contest is a great way to
promote your environmental work in the field, office or
facility! Read More...
Public Comments Invited - WesPac Tilbury Marine Jetty Project Written comments must be submitted by June 11, 2015
OTTAWA, May 22, 2015 - As part of the
strengthened and modernized Canadian Environmental Assessment Act,
2012 (CEAA 2012) put in place to support the government's
Responsible Resource Development Initiative, the Canadian
Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a
federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed WesPac Tilbury Marine Jetty Project, located
in British Columbia. Read More...
Bettering Environmental Stewardship and Technology Conference - This Week! BEST2015 Conference Opens Tuesday, May 19
The British Columbia Environment Industry Association is
pleased to welcome deleagtes to the 2015 BEST conference agenda in
Whistler! Read More...
14th Annual Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament - Congratulations to our 2015 Participants & Sponsors! Ambleside Consulting Named 2015 Champions!
Thank you to all of the participants, sponsors and volunteers
who helped make the 2015 Environmental Cup Hockey Tournament a
success. Congratulations are due to the Champions, Ambleside
Consulting, who defeated Matcon Environmental in the
final. Read More...
BCEIA Annual General Meeting May 19, 2015 Board of Directors to be Elected at Whistler Meeting
The 2015-16 BCEIA Board of Directors will be elected at
the May 19th Annual General Meeting, taking place ahead of the BEST
Conference in Empress Room C of the Chateau Fairmont
Whistler. Read More...
Bettering Environmental Stewardship and Technology Conference BEST2015 Welcomes the BC Ministry of the Environment
The British Columbia Environment Industry Association is pleased
to welcome the BC Ministry of the Environment to the 2015 BEST
conference agenda in Whistler. The BC MOE will be hosting a
Wednesday morning session dedicated to upcoming regulation changes
and new protocols in development under the Environmental Management
Act and Contaminated Sites Regulation. Read More...
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. Opens Canada’s Largest Renewable Natural Gas Facility Converting landfill gas to natural gas demonstrates commitment to innovation and carbon reduction
TERREBONNE, QB Progressive Waste
Solutions Ltd. (the "Company" or Progressive Waste
Solutions") (NYSE, TSX: BIN) today celebrated the official opening
of its renewable natural gas facility, the largest of its kind in
Canada and one of the largest in North America. Read More...
BEST2015: Pre-Conference Mountain Bike Adventure Nelson Environmental Remediation invites participants for a mountain bike ride onTuesday, May 19
Join Nelson Environmental Remediation for a mountain bike
ride on Whistler's Lost Lake trail system on Tuesday, May
19. The ride will begin promptly at 12:00 PM,
when the group will meet in front of the Hotel and ride from there
to the trail head. Read More...
BCEIA Annual General Meeting Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | 3-5:00 PM | Chateau Fairmont Whistler
NOTICE is hereby given that an Annual
General Meeting of the Members of the British Columbia Environment
Industry Association - also known as the BCEIA - will be held at
the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Whistler, BC on Tuesday, May 19,
2015 from 3 to 5PM. Read More...
McCue Engineering Contractors Celebrates 15th Anniversary BCEIA Member provides contracting services to consulting, engineering, mining, oil & gas and industrial sector clients
MARCH 26, 2015 - This year marks the
15th anniversary of McCue Engineering Contractors, an
award-winning Canadian company headquartered in Vancouver BC.
McCue has provided specialized contracting services to consulting,
engineering, mining, oil & gas and industrial sector clients in
Canada and the US since its inception in 2000. Read More...
SDTC Looking for Canada’s Next Cleantech Innovators The SD Tech Fund and Natural Gas Fund are open for applications until April 15, 2015
On behalf of the Government of Canada, SDTC is looking for the
next wave of innovative cleantech entrepreneurs. Read More...
Call for Expressions of Interest for Mentorship Program for BC-based SMEs New initiative extends the GLOBE mentorship program
GLOBE-NET, MARCH 17, 2015 - The GLOBE
Foundation has issued a Call for Expressions of Interest for the
new Mentorship Program for British Columbia-based pre-commercial
SME entrepreneurs operating primarily in the environmental, clean
technology and renewable energy sectors. Read More...