Canadian amateur athletes from coast to coast recognize the lighting of the Canada Games Roly McLenahan Torch on Parliament Hill is a symbolic moment. This year, it marked the beginning of the final leg of their journey to compete at the 2015 Canada Winter Games (CWG) in Prince George
For Professor Adrian Gerlich, examining the joining of metals is pretty exciting stuff. “One of the main reasons welding really excites me is there are so many physical processes going on. The electrical arc generates temperatures that are hotter than the surface of the sun. There’s m
Like most Nebraskans, there’s a lot Bruce Grewcock loves about his state and the people who live there. “People are friendly, there’s a good, strong work ethic and people are honest,” says Grewcock, Chairman and CEO of Kiewit Corporation. “It’s a really warm friendly place to be with
When Dale O’Dwyer thinks about work, safety is the first thing that comes to mind. That’s because he heads up Prince Rupert Gas Transmission (PRGT) Project’s safety department, which focuses on ensuring staff and contractors meet the project’s strict safety guidelines when worki
An Aboriginal training partnership in the Prince George area will help northern B.C. communities meet a booming demand for skilled labour in the LNG industry. If labour forecasts for B.C.’s construction industry prove to be true, there will be a tremendous shortage of skilled labour t
While the word gondola conjures images of skier-filled cable cars ascending breathtaking slopes, in the spectacular terrain along TransCanada’s Tamazunchale Extension Pipeline Project, this is not the case. Here, a state-of-the art construction gondola transports tons of steel pipe an
We are more than a pipeline company. For more than 60 years, TransCanada has been a leader in the safe and reliable operation of North American energy infrastructure, including a vast array of natural gas and oil pipelines, along with natural gas storage facilities and nuclear, wind, hydro and solar power-generation facilities.