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Wildfire Damaged Communities in BC

Written by, Andrew Wassenaar, Dipl. (Env Eng), AScT, EP, Senior Project Manager for the Hazardous Building Materials Group, at Pinchin Ltd. It’s hard to believe it has been over 3…

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Changes to the Canada Occupational Health & Safety Regulations – Part XI: Confined Spaces

Written by Marcus Anthes, M.Sc.(A), CRSP, Senior Occupational Hygiene and Safety Consultant for the Occupational Health & Safety Group, at Pinchin Ltd. Amendments to the health and safety Regulations for…

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Pinchin Recognizes National Indigenous Peoples Day

During the month of June, we honour National Indigenous History Month and on June 21st we recognize National Indigenous Peoples Day – held around the summer solstice (the longest day…

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Proposed Alberta Occupational Health & Safety Code Changes

The Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Code was last updated in 2009, and the ministry is looking to make some changes in order to move in line with current practices and other provinces. To help update the OHS code, the government is looking to the public for review and to provide feedback on the comprehensive list of proposed changes.

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Available Grants for Energy Audits & Upgrades in British Columbia

As part of Canada’s demand to drive down Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions to 30% below 2005 levels by the year 2030, Pinchin Ltd’s Mechanical Engineering Design group in British Columbia has been helping municipalities take advantage of some of the energy audit and upgrade grants being offered by the BC Utilities, BC Hydro and Fortis BC.

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ActiveIAQ: Accessible Smart Building Technology

Written by Heather Swail, B.Env.St., M.Env., Senior Project Manager, Indoor Environmental Quality at Pinchin Ltd. Indoor air quality (IAQ) has long been a concern to building managers, tenants, and employees…

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Pinchin’s Enhanced Service Capabilities for Building Envelopes

Written by Colin Szewaga, C.E.T., Building Scientist, Building Science and Sustainability at Pinchin Ltd. Pinchin is a multi-disciplinary consulting company with professionals in many departments including Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ)…

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