Phase 1 of the military housing project in Bagotville. Valued at $6 million, DCC provided construction contract management for 16 new housing units for military families on the base.

FIIP targets spark collaboration and creativity on Bagotville housing and community projects

The housing crunch at CFB Bagotville received some much-needed relief this winter in the form of 16 new permanent married quarters.

Completion of the Vehicle Maintenance Facility at Wainwright, AB, will provide a 22,000-m2 customized, purpose-built, top-quality support centre.

Infrastructure support delivered for key vehicle maintenance and training site

The large training exercises at CFB Wainwright mean big demands on the vehicle infrastructure that supports them. To continue meeting those demands, a large renovation and expansion was made a top priority and is now nearing completion.

Prior to removing the UXO from the stockpile, contractors must remove the parachute and identify each bomb by its serial number.

Goose Bay UXO remediation requires constant communications

Clearing sites of unexploded explosive ordnance (UXO) is a painstaking job at best, but a number of factors are causing challenges for the UXO remediation of the Goose Bay Practice Target Area.

In just seven weeks, DCC oversaw the completion of 30 new buildings to house Syrian refugees at the Valcartier Garrison. The buildings will also be used to for year-round housing for cadets, reservists and other units needing temporary accommodations.

CFB Valcartier ready to accommodate Syrian refugees in record time

In the fall of 2015, the Government of Canada announced the arrival of 25,000 Syrian refugees in the coming months. At the end of November, the Department of National Defence asked DCC to begin construction of 30 new buildings to house refugees as needed at the Valcartier Garrison.

In our past issues

DCC puts priority on delivering Nanisivik Naval Facilty Project

DCC has been contracting and managing construction of the Nanisivik Naval Facility, located in Nunavut along the north shore of Baffin Island, just south of the Northwest Passage, near the community of Arctic Bay.

DCC named one of Canada's safest employers

DCC has been named one of Canada's safest employers by Canadian Occupational Safety, an industry magazine. DCC's Hazard Awareness and Health and Safety Program won the Silver Award in the public sector category.