July, 2016

Project Update – July 2016

2016-07-15

Check out our July 2016 NIHP Newsletter edition for information about hospital construction employment numbers and local economic impact; a presentation to Queneesh Elementary School students; and a feature article about the Gathering Places – all-inclusive spaces in the new hospitals for quiet reflection and ceremony.

NIHP Newsletter July.2016

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Carpentry students from North Island College tour Comox Valley Hospital site

2016-07-05

North Island Hospitals Project sites in Campbell River and the Comox Valley are providing “invaluable” educational and employment opportunities to people looking to get into the construction industry. That was the word from North Island College (NIC) Carpentry Instructor Tom Klatt, after he and his Foundation Carpentry Program students toured the new Comox Valley Hospital construction site.

“It’s invaluable,” he said. “They can see what they’re learning in school being applied every day on a job of this size. The tour ...

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