June 2015

APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch - Nanaimo CANstruction Competition

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please contact the event organizer, Craig Work at [email protected] or 250-751-8558 for space availability. Thank you.
Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - Saturday, June 27, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM-11:00 AM: 5th Annual CANstruction Design and Build Competition
Location: Woodgrove Centre 6631 Island Highway N Nanaimo, BC
Cost: Free
The APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch is sponsoring the 5th Annual CANstruction Design and Build Competition. Please click below for more details.

The Vancouver Island Branch has partnered with other local groups for the 5th Annual CANstruction Design and Build Competition. This event has been organized to support the Loaves & Fishes Community Food Bank in Nanaimo.

The Challenge:
Teams of architects, engineers, contractors, designers and interested community groups are challenged to design and build a structure made entirely from canned foods within a 10'x10'x8'h space. These structures will be on display throughout the Woodgrove Centre for public viewing until July 12, 2015.

The Theme:
The theme for this year's event is Summertime fun in the Harbour City. Structures should fit this theme in some way.

Important Dates:
April 30 - Deadline for Team Entry
June 24 - Food Delivered to Woodgrove Centre
June 24 Building Commences
June 27 - Building Completed by 11:00 am

Sign Up Your Team Today
Please contact Jennifer McAskill at [email protected] to sign up a team and for further information.

For more information about CANstruction click here.

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