Building Links 2013, Issue #5

February 6, 2013

Editor’s Note

We have seven new tenders in this week’s issue and here are details on three of the largest ones:

The City of Courtenay is requesting engineering consulting services for the detailed design and construction management services for the expansion of the existing City sanitary sewer system for the Glacier Road area. It is the desire of the City to have this project designed and tender ready for summer 2013.

The Strathcona Regional District is seeking proposals from professional experienced construction managers with a specialization in the installation of an arena rink slab, dasher boards and fire rated header trench at the Strathcona Gardens Recreation Complex at 225 South Dogwood Street in Campbell River. The tender closes on Feb. 8, 2013.

Defence Construction Canada has issued a Notice of Proposed Procurement to design and construct modular homes built in a factory controlled environment for 19 Wing, CFB Comox. The work includes, but is not necessarily limited to, the supply of labour, material, supervision and equipment necessary for the design of factory built modular homes that will be assembled on a designed permanent foundation on the site.

See inside this issue for more details on all of these projects.

Village of Cumberland Holds OCP Review Wednesday, Feb. 6

The Village of Cumberland has launched the OCP- Review & Revision and is holding its first Community Dialogue Workshop. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. The purpose of the workshop is to identify the strengths and areas for improvement to the 2004 OCP.

Date: Wednesday Feb. 6th, 2013 Time: 5 pm – 8pm Place: Seniors Centre (downstairs)
 2674 Dunsmuir Avenue

Come and participate in short focused discussions on a range of topics from the environment, to land use and development, to recreation and municipal infrastructure. Focused discussions will last for 20-30 minutes and will begin at: 5:20, 6:20, 7:20.

For more information on the Plan Cumberland…Together initiative and this workshop, please register directly with PlaceSpeak at or, or by phone 250.336.2291.