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Nanaimo Airport Expansion Phase 1

Nanaimo Airport Expansion Phase 1

2018.04.19 - This first phase of the Nanaimo Airport expansion is currently under construction and includes a new pre-board screening area, departure lounge and other amenities.
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Commercial Street Modular

Commercial Street Modular

2018.01.29 - Working with our client, QUBE, we developed a multi-storey, volumetric, modular building system that is currently being installed on a project in the Cedar Cottage neighbourhood in Vancouver.
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Ocean Discovery Centre

Ocean Discovery Centre

2018.01.05 - We are very happy to announce that a motion to have the Ocean Discovery Centre included as part of the 1 Port Drive redevelopment will be presented to Nanaimo City Council on January 8th, 2018. Read the press release here. Get more information on the project at the NDDA website.

Nanaimo Recycling Exchange

Nanaimo Recycling Exchange New Facility

2017.08.14 - The Nanaimo Recycling Exchange is about to embark on the creation of a new clean, safe and easier to navigate facility just down the block from their current facility.
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Lewkowich Office

Groundbreaking starts soon for Lewkowich Engineering Associates new office

2017.06.02 - CPA has designed a new home for Lewkowich Engineering Associates in Nanaimo, BC. Almost double the size of their current facility, construction starts soon on the new 8,000 sf office and laboratory building, designed with geological processes and concepts in mind.
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Ocean Discovery Centre

Momentum builds for the Ocean Discovery Centre

2017.05.24 - The Nanaimo Deep Discovery Association is in discussions with the City of Nanaimo regarding a site for the Ocean Discovery Centre. The project is a new ocean experience destination proposed for Nanaimo's waterfront. Read a recent article in the Nanaimo Bulletin and get more information on the project at the NDDA website.

St. Paul's Centre For Ministry

VIREB Award Winner - St. Paul's Centre for Ministry and Community Service

2017.04.21 - St. Paul’s Centre for Ministry and Community Service has won two awards at the 10th annual 2017 Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards.
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Checkwitch Poiron Architects Inc. (CPA) is an internationally recognized award-winning architectural firm with offices in Nanaimo and Vancouver, British Columbia. Its founding partners, David Poiron and Ben Checkwitch, met in 1990 while earning their Environmental Studies degrees from the University of Manitoba. CPA works closely with its clients to gain a well-rounded understanding of the challenges and opportunities within each project. Every project is designed by both partners, allowing clients to draw upon the unique skills that David and Ben bring to the table. Their hands-on approach with contractors and construction sites lets them fully engage with the building process in order to achieve the highest quality possible. Their attention to detail and administration of the construction process have resulted in a history of producing buildings that are on-schedule, on-budget, and serve as a source of pride for the clients and communities they serve.

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Nanaimo Office

9-93 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5G3 +1.250.714.1963

Vancouver Office

501-402 Pender Street W, Vancouver, BC V6B 1T6 +1.604.669.3444

Nanaimo Office

9-93 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5G3
+1.250.714.1963

Vancouver Office

501-402 Pender Street W, Vancouver, BC V6B 1T6
+1.604.669.3444

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