January 2016

Duncan Dinner Meeting: "Sustainable Marine Operations"

Sustainable Marine Operations on BC’s West Coast. Organized by the APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please contact the Vancouver Island Branch, at [email protected] for space availability. Thank you.
Date: Thursday, January 21, 2016
Time: 5:45 - 9:00 pm
Location: Travelodge Silver Bridge Inn - Driftwood Room 140 Trans-Canada Highway Duncan, BC
(East side of Trans-Canada Highway. Coming from north, turn-off is at median across from Save On Foods).
Presenter: Leslie James, Environment Manager, BC Ferries
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $35 for APEGBC members and guests.
$30 for EIT/GIT’s
$20 APEGBC student members
(Cash bar available until 6:30 pm)
Please join the Vancouver Island Branch for our Duncan dinner meeting titled "Sustainable Marine Operations on BC's West Coast". Leslie James, Environment Manager at BC Ferries will discuss the environmental impact of shipping operations in the coastal waters of British Columbia. During this presentation you will learn about what BC Ferries is doing to reduce its environmental footprint, including challenges and sustainable initiatives (new and ongoing).


5:45 – 6:15pm – Registration and networking
6:15 – 6:30pm – Branch business & announcements
6:30 – 7:15pm – Buffet Dinner 
7:15 – 8:30pm – Presentation

Thank you to our sponsor: The Langely Concrete Group


  • To help us predict our catering needs, please register by 4:00 pm on Monday January 18, 2016
  • Due to space limitations, registrations will be limited to the first 50 respondents.
  • If you have questions, please contact Fritz Fernandez, P.Eng. at 250.480.9753

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