April 2017

Fluid Mechanics and Process Engineering Field Trip

Organized by the APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch

Status: This seminar has been cancelled due to low registration.
Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location: Vancouver Island, BC
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: APEGBC Member and Non-Member Price: $61.90 + GST = $65.00
Contact: Vancouver Island Branch
Email: [email protected]
Important Dates: Please register by April 14, 2017.
Please join the APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch on a field trip touring a variety of brewing and wine-making facilities. Following the facility tours and tastings, we will be meeting up with the APEGBC Victoria Branch.

The field trip will be visting Riot Brewery, Enrico Winery, and Rocky Creek Winery. After the tours and tastings, the trip will conclude at Spinnakers Brew Pub for dinner and networking with the members from the APEGBC Victoria Branch.

Field Trip Schedule

11:00 AM: Depart at Beban Park (Free Parking) – Central Nanaimo Pickup.
11:15 AM: Nanaimo Aquatic Centre (Free Parking) – South Nanaimo Pickup.
11:40 AM: Coop Gas Bar in Ladysmith – Ladysmith Pickup.
11:50 AM: Arrive at Riot Brewery and meet with staff who will provide information on product quality control, heat exchanger, pumps, and other machinery. Tastings are available but not included in the cost.
12:30 PM: Depart for Enrico Winery.
12:45 PM: Stop at Highway 18 Park and Ride – Duncan Pickup.
1:10 PM: Arrive at Enrico Winery for lunch and tour of facilities.
3:55 PM: Arrive at Rocky Creek Winery for tastings.
5:45 PM: Arrive at Spinnakers Pub for meet and greet with Victoria Branch members. Dinner is not included, but available for purchase.
8:30 PM: Depart Spinnakers for Nanaimo.

This schedule is tentative, if there are any changes we will notify registered attendees and update this site.

Route Map

View the tour map.


  • This event is intended for responsible adults of legal drinking age. Please drink responsibly and do not drink and drive.
  • If you are not a member of APEGBC, you can register online by quickly creating a 'non-member' account. After clicking on the 'Register' link, you will be brought to a login screen. Towards the bottom, there is a ‘Create new account’ link. Click this link and follow the prompts to create your account and then you will be able to register online with this new account.

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