CHBA News

Call to Action: Let’s help communities affected by B.C.’s wildfires

We are deeply troubled by the extent of destruction of communities affected by the wildfires currently raging in B.C. Vancouver Regional Construction Association is challenging the Canadian construction industry to donate $1,000,000 directly to the Canadian Red Cross British Columbia Fires Appeal by July 31, 2017. Thank you to those who have already helped in all ways possible to support those affected e.g. through volunteerism, or provision of supplies, equipment, … read more



CHBA-VI Is Proud to Support Camosun College with the Herman Rebnaris Award

This year’s recipients of the Herman Rebnaris Award were acknowledged at the Trades Education Awards Ceremony on May 30th. In a letter from Geoff Wilmshurst, Executive Director, Camosun College Foundation, he says “With continued crucial support from donors like you, our 19,000 students are able to receive the education necessary to succeed in today’s competitive job market and challenged economy, as well as contribute to the social and economic vitality … read more


Victoria home first to be qualified under the new CHBA Net Zero Home Labelling Program

June 8, 2017. Nanaimo, British Columbia – Falcon Heights Contracting in Victoria has built the first net-zero energy home in Canada to be qualified under the new Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) Net Zero Home Labelling Program. Falcon Heights Contracting owner Dave Mackenzie, a member of CHBA Vancouver Island, pitched the net-zero idea to his clients who were already looking to build an energy-efficient home equipped with a photo-voltaic solar … read more


Annual Golf Tournament

Thank you to all you attended the 2017 Golf Tournament! Thank you to Event Partner, FortisBC and to all of the sponsors! Hole Sponsors: Bedrock Redi-Mix, Federated Insurance, Floform Countertops, FortisBC, Herold Engineering, Island Aggregates, Island Timberlands, K2 Stone, Mayco Mix, Integral Wealth, Sorensen Triology Engineering, Travelers Insurance Winning Team: Sorensen Triology Engineering Ladies Longest Drive: Karm Dhaliwal, BC Housing Men’s Closest to the Pin: Ken Brownsell, Slegg Building Materials … read more