Derrick Cheung

Season's greetings from DCC

Over my first few months at DCC, I have been pleased and privileged to meet so many from the broader team that contributes to DCC's success each year—employees, of course, but also Client-Partners, other important government and industry stakeholders.

Dan Heslinga, Team Leader, Construction Services, Melissa Ethridge, Coordinator, Construction Services and Siva Gnananayakan, Site Manager, with retired BGen Fred Lewis (Class of 1980) and Real Property Operations project manager Chris Guilbeau stand at the memorial at Kingston's Royal Military College.

DCC helps RMC alumni mark contribution of LAV III

A new memorial at Kingston's Royal Military College (RMC) marks the contribution of the light armoured vehicle known as the LAV III to Canada's military mission in Afghanistan and those who served there.

Scott Stevenson, Visiting ADM, Canada Lands Company, Sia Salehi, Senior Project Manager, DND, Scott Nason, Ross Welsman, DCC Vice-President, Operations–Business Management, Sonia Powell, President of the RPIC Board of Directors, and Kevin Radford, Assistant Deputy Minister, Real Property, Public Services and Procurement Canada (retired), at the award ceremony in Ottawa on November 20, 2019.

Gagetown building advances energy efficiency to "net-zero ready"

DCC has helped its Client-Partner, the Department of National Defence (DND), take a big step forward in energy efficiency and sustainability, with its first "net-zero ready" building.

Two CFHA bungalows at CFB Shilo—each with new siding, new windows and a new roof.

Housing retrofits and environmental projects keeping Shilo team busy

DCC's 13-member team at Canadian Forces Base Shilo, just outside Brandon, Manitoba, is hard at work managing approximately $15-million quality of life and operational projects—everything from retrofitting military housing and older base buildings, to conducting environmental assessments and initiating consultant contracts for a variety of design work.

DCC at Work

DCC vice-president honoured with prestigious fellowship

Juliet Woodfield, DCC's Vice-President, Finance & Human Resources, and Chief Financial Officer, has been named a Fellow by CPA Ontario. This is the highest honour a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) in Canada can receive.


In our past issues

One-of-a-kind ship fuelling system coming online in Canada's North

A unique ship fuelling system reached a milestone when a fuel hose was connected from land to HMCS Ville de Québec at the Nanisivik Naval Facility in August 2019.

Green firing ranges: a new bullet catcher prototype deployed in Valcartier

For several years, the Canadian Armed Forces have been working to counter lead contamination on garrison firing ranges.