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Cancellation of PLCAC Victoria 2021 Convention

The PLCAC Board of Directors, after reviewing the pandemic status and vaccine roll-out projections, made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s PLCAC Annual Convention that was scheduled for May 16-21, 2021 at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria, BC. David Johnstone, President of the PLCAC noted: “We are living in a world of great uncertainty. … read more



PLCAC Student Award Program

The Pipe Line Contractors Association of Canada allocates awards in the fall of each year to a son or daughter of parents or guardians who derive their principal income from pipeline construction. The PLCAC Student Award Program works to assist students entering post-secondary education programs. In 2021, the Executive Committee of the Pipe Line Contractors … read more


Benny Lui Receives 2021 Jack Cressey Future Leader Award

Benny Lui of Michels Canada Co. was presented with the Jack Cressey Future Leader Award on May 19th, 2021, during the 67th PLCAC Annual General Meeting. Benny is currently Projects Controls Supervisor and is now leading project costing, scheduling and reporting on Michels’ pipeline and horizontal directional drilling projects (HDD). Benny has a team of … read more


Pipeline Industry Thrives During Pandemic

On March 11th, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a Global Pandemic. As many industries worldwide grappled with how the pandemic would directly affect their ability to keep working, our PLCAC Members quickly and efficiently adjusted to the new normal and returned to work as an essential service. The PLCAC Members implemented the Return … read more