Thank-you Rodel, for your continued due diligence in satisfying your responsibilities as a serviceman.
Sasco supervisors completed their Health and Safety Supervisor Training, to learn how to recognize hazards and take effective preventive actions to prevent injuries and foster a safety culture at your workplace. The course focuses on knowing your responsibilities as a supervisor and what that entails in satisfying legislated health and safety requirements.
Sasco will be part of the team that is replacing aged electrical infrastructure at one of the largest integrated office complexes in Canada, the Bentall Centre Office Tower Complex. Multiple transfer switches in multiple towers will be replaced during after-hours and coordinated by the Sasco team.
Sasco employees decided to help out a family in need this summer. Due to a medical complication and subsequent amputation, the mother lost both of her hands and both feet. Sasco helped out with the purchase and fittings of the prosthesis that will assist her in her recovery and quality of life.
Sasco is pleased to again be the electrical contractor of choice in upgrading existing fire alarm systems at UBC. This time we will be replacing the existing system at Brock Hall and the Asian Centre.
Sasco was awarded the Sun Life Tenant fit out at 1140 West Pender St, a premier property managed by Bentall Kennedy.
For always wearing suitable personal protective equipment (PPE) and ensuring that Safe Work Practices are being followed as per the Prime Contractor or Owner’s practices.
For being diligent with his paperwork and specifically his Field Level Hazard Assessments. Luke continues to be one of Sasco’s top leaders.
Sasco is happy to announce that we are working with Perma Construction in the completion of the new Services Building at the University of Victoria on Vancouver Island.
Sasco is responsible for completing both the electrical and communications subcontracts.
Course topics include defining the supervisor’s role, team building, verbal communications, written communications, performance management, labour relations, safety, production management, planning and scheduling, tool and material management, understanding costs and much more.
Sasco was the successful proponent in response to British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)’s ITT for a full fire alarm upgrade at buildings SW09 and SE01. We are looking forward to completing another successful project for long-time customer BCIT.
Long-time customer Cadillac Fairview’s latest capital expense project is a Lighting Control Upgrade at one of its premier properties in downtown Vancouver – The HSBC Building at 885 West Georgia. Sasco is pleased to be the contractor of choice in completing this project for the team at Cadillac Fairview. Estimated completion is spring of 2017.
Our Safe Employee for the month of January is Erik Triance. Thank you Erik, for always following proper lockout procedures and in particular for the Metrotown project.
This month our staff and supervisors are upgrading their training to safely deal with workplaces where asbestos containing materials may be encountered or disturbed during the course of daily work activities.
This course covers:
• Asbestos background and history
• Products and building materials with asbestos content
• Exposure routes and health effects
• WorkSafeBC regulations
• Controlling exposure (administrative, engineering, PPE)