The new 91 Construction Engineering Flight (CEF) building at 9 Wing Gander serves the training, construction and storage needs of the CAF and the RCAF at 9 Wing Gander. The $6.6 million, 1,300-m2 state-of-the-art building is a one-storey building that contains many LEED-type green technologies.

New 91 CEF building at 9 Wing Gander built for efficiency

The new 91 Construction Engineering Flight (CEF) building at 9 Wing Gander is poised to serve the training, construction and storage needs of the Canadian Armed Forces and the Royal Canadian Air Force at 91 CEF, while also showcasing newer, greener, cost-saving technologies.

Steven Denault, Team Leader, Construction Services (left) with Julien Wong, Coordinator, Construction Services

Complex renovation of historic urban building nears completion

In 2004, a team of DCC staff were presented with a unique challenge: upgrade an 80-year-old concrete building that is not only a recognized heritage building but is also located in the centre of a bustling city, while building a post-disaster facility on the same property.


The new Transport, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering (TEME) facility at CFB Halifax

Atlantic Region's first modified design-build a success

The new Transport, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering (TEME) facility at CFB Halifax is not only the home of TEME operations at the base, but also the successful result of the first modified design-build (MDB) project managed by DCC in Atlantic Canada.

In the photo, 8 Wing Base Commander Col Lowthian receives the cheque from Hydro One Director Graham Wilson. Also on hand were DCC´s Siva Gnananayakan and Mélinda Nycholat (second and third from left) and Jeff Lamer and Joseph Newton (second from right and far right), along with various 8 Wing, Hydro One and municipal representatives. In the photo, 8 Wing Base Commander Col Lowthian receives the cheque from Hydro One Director Graham Wilson. Also on hand were DCC´s Siva Gnananayakan and Mélinda Nycholat (second and third from left) and Jeff Lamer and Joseph Newton (second from right and far right), along with various 8 Wing, Hydro One and municipal representatives.

Multiple benefits flowing to DND from energy-management project

Managing energy costs with as much care and attention as a construction project is netting considerable benefits for DCC's Client-Partner at 8 Wing Trenton. DCC and the Department of National Defence (DND) launched a dedicated energy management program in late 2012, ...

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Valcartier—new training village infrastructure to be ready in 2015

Realistic simulated combat zones help soldiers prepare for success on the battlefield. DCC is putting the final touches on a brand new urban setting, where Valcartier Garrison ground troops will be able to train.


Hitting the "green" target at Valcartier firing range

Realistic simulated combat zones help soldiers prepare for success on the battlefield. DCC is putting the final touches on a brand new urban setting, where Valcartier Garrison ground troops will be able to train.

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