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President Trent Reid and his TSAW ‘Mug Shot’

ASTTBC is celebrated Technology Skills Awareness Week (TSAW) and asked all members and colleagues in other associations and in education to enhance awareness of tech skills. A special mug was created…


Eng Techs Contribute $6Bil to BC Economy

Please join ASTTBC in thanking all Technologists, Technicians & Technical Specialists for their contribution to our economy and our environment.


Asbestos – The Killer Hidden in Plain Sight

  Asbestos is the leading cause of work related deaths in Canada. Prior to 1990, asbestos can be found in over 3000 common building materials used in your home. Take…


CCTT & TAC Partner on National Education Standards

Technology Accreditation Canada (TAC) and the Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT) have reached an agreement to work collaboratively to develop one set of national standards for Canada’s engineering…


ASTTBC Member Company Profile: DST Consulting Engineers

DST Consulting Engineers Inc. (DST) is a multi-disciplinary engineering firm with a service capability that covers a broad range of comprehensive geo-environmental engineering consulting projects of various sizes. Their business…


“All-Weather” Techs

Technology Professionals are working for BC in all weather. They help make sure roads are safe in the winter… that electric power returns as soon as possible when heavy wet…


Minister Mark: Breaking Barriers & Supporting Tech Professionals

The Honorable Melanie Mark, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training and Minister Responsible for the ASTT Act is the first woman from a First Nation to be sworn into…


ASTTBC Recieves Kudos at SPEAT BC Gala

ASTTBC is a long-time supporter of SPEAT BC and sponsor of the SPEAT BC Engineering Gala. Shown above (l to r) is Trent Reid, ASTTBC President receiving a Certificate of Appreciation from Racy Sidhu,…


BOABC Announces Appointment of new CAO

The Building Officials’ Association of BC formally announced the appointment of our new Chief Administrative Officer – Mr. David Schioler.     Mr. Schioler will be moving to British Columbia after…


Revision 12 of the BC Building Code Takes Effect Jan 31

The Honourable Selina Robinson, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, has approved changes to the 2012 BC Building Code effective January 31, 2018. These changes constitute Revision 12 of the…