CIQS/RICS 5th Annual Construction & PM Seminar
March 6, 2019
The CIQS/RICS Prairies & NWT Chapter will be hosting its fifth annual Construction and Project Management Seminar on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Fort Calgary. The event theme presentation speaker, Toby Hendrie, Project Director of PCL Construction Management Ltd. will be providing some insight into the Victorian Comprehensive Care Centre and the Calgary Cancer projects, the challenges that were faced, and the opportunities the design-build model can offer.
From Left: Jerry Crawford, Toby Hendrie, Doug Johannson
CIQS/RICS 4th Annual Construction & PM Seminar
March 1, 2018
The fourth annual CIQS/RICS Prairies & NWT Chapter hosted a Construction and Project Management Seminar on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in downtown Calgary. The event theme presentation speakers were, Nick Brons, Survey Manager of KGL Constructors discussing various robust geomatics technology applications for the new Calgary SW Ring Road expansion, and Doug Cinnamon, Studio Managing Principal of the new Calgary Airport 24-gate Trans-border Terminal, providing insight into design challenges and technology advances in design through his 8 hours of procurement experience.
From Left: Michael Gabert, Thomas Burr, Doug Cinnamon, Jerry Crawford, Nick Brons, Bruce Calderbank
Design and Construction Trends Analysis Committee
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Representatives of the CIQS Prairies and NWT Chapter participated in the annual "Design and Construction Trends Analysis Committee" held at the Calgary Telus Convention Center, on January 25, 2018. The Event participants from the public and private sectors included, Alberta Health Services, Alberta Infrastructure, Alberta Roadbuilders, Alberta Transportation, The City of Calgary, The City of Edmonton, Consulting Engineers of Alberta, several Contractors and the CIQS. The forum panel looks at several issues on an annual basis, including but not limited to the following:
The Economic Outlook for Calgary and Edmonton, procurement and tendering, labour market conditions, supply chain management issues and facilities maintenance.
CIQS Document Management Dinner Seminar
Thursday, January 25, 2018
The CIQS Prairies & NWT Region Chapter of Calgary, recently hosted a dinner meeting in January to listen to a presentation from Christopher Vance of Multivista, about a more effective and efficient visual document management technology, that will assist individuals tasked with undertaking progress mortgage monitoring, change order evaluation and schedule impact delay analysis. Multivista is a leading global provider of documentation and software services for the construction industry with strategic partners such as Matterport, Procore, Leica Geosystems, Autodesk and e-builder.
From Left: Jerry Crawford, Christopher Vance
SAIT Industry Night - November 16, 2017
The CIQS Prairies and NWT Chapter recently attended and provided a Silver Sponsorship for the recent 6th Annual Construction Project Management Students' Association industry night. This is the third year in a row CIQS has attended and sponsored the SAIT event.
From Left: Roger Ward, Jerry Crawford, Dominic Kiema (Alberta Infrastructure)