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Where is BC Going on Prompt Payment?

By Dana Taylor, MCABC executive vice president I am often asked, what is the status of prompt payment legislation in British Columbia? My answer: stalled. Elsewhere on this issue, we have lately received an update from MCA Canada on the federal prompt payment bill’s progress in the Canadian Senate (resting), the release of the Reynolds’ […]

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Dispatcher Training Course

2 Gold Seal Credits*

This Dispatcher Training Program was originally developed in the US by a Task Force comprised of contractors from the Mechanical Service Contractors of America and the Managing Director of Transitions Consulting Group. In 2007, the program was updated and adapted specifically for the Canadian Market by the Managing Partner Richard Worr Consulting.

Dispatcher Training Course

November 4 & 5, 2016

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

THIS IS A TWO-DAY COURSE

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Mechanical Estimating 101 (Fall 2016)

2 Gold Seal Credits*

MCABC’s Mechanical Estimating 101 is designed to provide you with the fundamentals of estimating. The content of this course instruction will take you from the initial estimating thought process, through the steps of organizing an estimate, and finally, up to the standardization of forms of record and sources of information.

Mechanical Estimating 101

September 24 & 25, 2016

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

THIS IS A TWO-DAY COURSE

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Island Golf Tournament

Mark your calendar for this beautiful Summer golf tournament.

Island Golf Tournament

August 26, 2016

Olympic View Golf Course, Victoria

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BECOME A SPONSOR

The Westin Bear Mountain Victoria Golf Resort & Spa is happy to offer the guests of the MCABC Island Golf Classic Tournament a discounted room rate. Rooms are based upon availability and rates are applicable for the duration of the event only. Please follow the hyperlink to book your reservation: Westin Reservations. (15% off BAR Rate) or call our toll-free reservation line 1-888-533-2327 and quote SET 346749 to receive your preferred rate. Rates and availability will change, especially as we get closer to the date of the event, so booking early is definitely recommended.

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Spring 2016 Issue News

Telus Garden achieves LEED Platinum Telus Garden has achieved LEED Platinum certification, distinguishing it as one of North America’s greenest buildings. Developed by Westbank with Telus, the project includes the 22-storey office tower (opened last fall) and a 47-storey residential tower that’s under construction (targeting LEED Gold). TELUS Garden boasts a district energy system, reducing conventional […]

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MCABC’s Business Management – Module 1 & 2

4 gold seal credits*

Do you want to improve your business skills, your understanding of financial statements, your productivity, your profits, or your cash flow? MCABC’s Business Management program is designed for individuals wanting to become managers, or for managers wishing to improve their current skills.  The program’s approach is practical, job-relevant, and thought-provoking, with a high degree of participant involvement.  Program Benefits are accessible and can be reaped immediately. This course is divided into four skill-focuses modules: Pricing & Sensitivity, Financial Statements, Planning & Control, and General Business Practices

MCABC’s Business Management

Module 1 & 2

June 6 & 7, 2016 *new date*

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News Release – MCABC Appoints new President

View News Release on Dale Miller, President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APPOINTMENT OF NEW PRESIDENT FOR 2016-2018 May 12, 2016 (Burnaby, BC) – Mechanical Contractors Association of British Columbia (MCABC) is proud to announce that following the success of the 2016 AGM and Conference at the Delta Grand in Kelowna (April), Dale Miller from Division 15 […]

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