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Investing in Greater Victoria

A rendering of Camosun's new building

The federal and provincial governments will invest over $70 million in two major capital infrastructure projects at Camosun College and Royal Roads University (RRU). Urban Systems, Victoria, BC

The funding includes $48.5 million for a new Health Science Centre at Camosun College's Interurban campus, and $15 million for the Centre for Environmental Science and International Partnership at RRU. Both projects are expected to be completed in spring 2018. Approximately 179 direct and 117 indirect jobs are expected to be created as a result of the investment at Camosun, while approximately 73 direct and 52 indirect jobs are expected to be created as a result of the investment in RRU. Camosun College: member since 1981 Royal Roads University: member since 1996

New CEO for the Vancouver Island Construction Association Rory Kulmala has been appointed the new CEO of the Vancouver Island Construction Association. Rory has 25 years of industryrelated experience, and brings with him strong relationships with key stakeholders within the Vancouver Island construction community. He has been involved in the private and public sector in many capacities, from business development, capital planning, and corporate governance to project management and quality control. "I look forward to working with VICA's board of directors, staff, and its members to promote construction investment, operational excellence, and ethical best practices," said Rory. "I am committed to working hard for our members while promoting the capabilities and capacity of the 450+ VICA members up and down Vancouver Island." Vancouver Island Construction Association: member since 1986

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