Winners of the 2017 National Awards

DCC staff recognized for outstanding work at National Awards

DCC employees from across the country have been honoured for their exemplary service and accomplishments. Here are the recipients of the 2017 National Awards:

DCC at Work

DCC and DND jointly piloting Integrated Project Delivery

It's ironic that one of the oldest armoured regiments of the Canadian Army — the Royal Canadian Dragoons, formed in 1883 and based out of CFB Petawawa — is set to benefit from one of the newest, most transformative contracting models in the construction industry today.


Kris Seiler (DCC) with Andrew Onespot, Liaison Officer Tsuut'ina Nation.

Fostering relations with First Nations at UXO legacy sites

Since 2005, DCC has actively supported DND at former military training areas across Canada, known as legacy sites, to reduce safety risks posed by Unexploded Explosive Ordnance (UXO)—military explosives that were expended but failed to function properly.

Steve Karpyshin

Retiring Regional Director applauds DCC's dedication, adaptability and people

Western Regional Director Steve Karpyshin, who is retiring after nearly three decades with DCC, has seen the organization grow into one that constantly lives its corporate values of dedication, collaboration, competence and fairness each and every day.


Nicolas Forget and Grant Sayers

On the move

In the wake of the retirement of Western Regional Director Steve Karpyshin in late June 2017, other experienced DCC staffers are taking on new roles.


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DCC expertise shines through overseas

Sometimes even the smallest of projects can create the biggest hurdles — but the DCC team supporting Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) work overseas is showing how experience can overcome challenges, regardless of location.


Keeping to the schedule key to projects such as Trenton's Hangar 6

Time is of the essence on construction projects. Sticking to the schedule while being flexible enough to accommodate unforeseen circumstances are essential daily elements of the work of DCC coordinators.