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Novel mix of industrial strata and housing may trigger trend

Investors are circling an East Vancouver development, the first in North America to mix condominium towers with industrial strata space. “I thought the industrial buyers would all be owner-occupiers, but we are getting a lot of calls from investors,” said Dan Jordan,...

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Farewell, Bill!

Impact Recruitment would like to congratulate Bill Taylor on his retirement! We wish him all the best with his family and a long, happy, and healthy retirement! Thank you for all your dedication and hard work throughout the years, we are excited for you to begin the...

Impact Halloween Festivities!

Happy Halloween from Impact Recruitment & Impactemps! Yes, it’s that time of the year again — another year of Divisional Halloween Costume Showdown, followed by a friendly karaoke match session!

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National Energy Board grants Pacific NorthWest LNG 40-year licence

Pacific NorthWest LNG has been granted a 40-year export licence from the National Energy Board The licence will allow the company to export a maximum 34.62 billion cubic metres of natural gas annual from its proposed terminal on Lelu Island near Prince Rupert. The...

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Buoyant times for B.C. lodging operators and developers

Vancouver outshone much of Western Canada as a destination for travellers from the U.S. and elsewhere over the past year. Throw in investors, and it’s tough to figure out who doesn’t want to spend the night – or a few million – here. “B.C. is well above the national...

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TransLink mega land deal details revealed

$450 million sale of Oakridge Transit Centre is 2016’s second-biggest public land deal in B.C. TransLink has sold its Oakridge Transit Centre in Vancouver to a consortium of investors that includes Vancouver developer Intergulf and Richmond-based Kunyuan International...

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B.C. expected to lead country in economic growth in 2017: BMO

British Columbia is set to take top spot among the Canadian provinces for economic growth both this year and next, according to a BMO Financial Group report released October 6. The province’s economy will grow by 3.0% this year, which is more than double the 1.2%...

Impact Updates

Our Building Division knocked it out of the park this year with over $1,000,000.00 in billing! This calls for a golfing retreat and some selfies. The Canucks defeated Calgary Flames at the pre-season game. Thanks for the tickets...

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Towerbirch pipeline expansion gets conditional green light

A $439 million expansion of the Towerbirch natural gas pipeline and processing network in Northeast BC and Northwest Alberta has been approved by the National Energy Board (NEB) – sort of. Nova Gas Transmission Ltd., a subsidiary of TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP),...