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VanDusen Visitor Centre, Vancouver 
May 17, 2016

VanDusen Visitor Centre receives Living Building Challenge Certification

As Civil Engineer on the award-winning VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre, Binnie is proud to announce that the project is the first in Vancouver to achieve the Living Building Challenge Petal certification. Granted by the International Living Future Institute, this certification measures sustainability in the built environment. The Visit Centre has achieved certification in three categories: Site, Materials, […]
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Ron Wiebe 
April 28, 2016

Ron Wiebe Retirement

For the last 38 years, Ron has lived and worked in Surrey, currently the fastest growing city in the Lower Mainland with a population of 472,000 and 10,000 new residents a year. Ron has helped upgrade and expand Surrey’s infrastructure over the years, witnessing first hand the land evolve around him. When I started working […]
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April 25, 2016

Binnie’s Young Professionals Win Fan Favourite

Members of Binnie’s Young Professionals Group were honoured with the Fan Favourite Award at the ACEC-BC – Young Professionals Group – Consultants’ Contraption event on Sunday, April 24. The team, which included young professionals from Binnie’s Geomatics, Landscape Architecture, Development & Infrastructure, and Transportation Divisions, were tasked with a particular challenge. They were to design a “contraption” that would move a […]
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skateboard park at MRC Sports Complex, Abbotsford 
April 8, 2016

Sports Complex Opens in Abbotsford

On April 8, 2016 Binnie staff attended the Grand Opening of the MRC Sports Complex, along with local government representatives, teachers, and students. In the fall of 2014, the City of Abbotsford – in partnership with Abbotsford School District #34 – retained Binnie for the development of the $6.8 million MRC Sports Complex. The new complex […]
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SME logo 
March 29, 2016

Binnie Named Top Employer for Second Year

Binnie has been selected as one of 100 small and medium companies for the second year in a row. Now entering its fourth year, Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers recognizes small to medium employers with exceptional workplaces and forward-thinking human resources policies. Employers are evaluated on the same eight criteria as the larger Canada’s […]
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