Category Archives: Industry Information

Sustainabuild Vancouver 2013

Richmond, British Columbia (August 16, 2013) – PHH ARC Environmental Ltd. is pleased to announce that John Holland P.Eng., FEC, President of PHH ARC Environmental, will be chairing the upcoming 2013 Sustainabuild Vancouver Conference which will be taking place on … Continue reading

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RemTech 2013 Presentation – End of Life Facility Decommissioning

Calgary, Alberta (August 8, 2013) – PHH ARC Environmental is proud to share their staff expertise and project experience in the special session: End of Life Facility Decommissioning – Evolving Technology to the delegates at the upcoming 2013 RemTech Symposium in Banff, … Continue reading

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High River Flood Clean-Up

High River, Alberta (July 23, 2013) – PHH ARC Environmental Ltd. was retained by Tervita Corporation to assist in the preliminary priority assessment of residential properties in High River, Alberta.   As part of the Government of Alberta’s mandate to provide … Continue reading

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Flood Clean-Up: Asbestos Containing Materials

Calgary, Alberta (July 5, 2013) – As emergency crews, volunteers and property owners work to clean up properties weeks after the Southern Alberta floods damaged an unprecedented amount of buildings and homes, some consideration, education and safe work procedures should … Continue reading

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Flood Clean-Up: Mould & Bacteria Concerns

Calgary, Alberta (July 4, 2013) – As Southern Alberta begins to recover from recent flooding, community spirit is building as the Calgary Stampede arrives. The reality of what happened two weeks ago has sunk in and remedial efforts are underway. … Continue reading

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ERCB Directive 079 – Surface Development in Proximity to Abandon Wells

Alberta Municipal Affairs has introduced amendments to the Subdivision and Development Regulation (SDR), effective November 1st, 2012 that will require developers and property owners applying for a subdivision or development permit to identify the location of abandon wells during planning. … Continue reading

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Building Sciences: Depreciation Reports

What is a Depreciation Report? A Depreciation Report (sometimes called a Reserve Fund Study) determines the expected costs of maintaining and capital upgrading a strata building for the next 30 years. The Strata Property Amendment Act came into effect in … Continue reading

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NAIOP – Vancouver, Does Going Green Make Sense?

Ten years ago green construction was seen as a new way of building. Governments across North America standardized LEED requirements for many public buildings. It was generally assumed that the private sector would follow the trend. As the economy pulled … Continue reading

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SEIMA & PHH ARC Present – Trends in Environmental Hazards in the Workplace: New & Emerging Issues Workshop

Saskatchewan Environmental Industry and Managers Association (SEIMA) and PHH ARC have teamed up to present a day-long workshop for industrial workers in Saskatchewan. Trends in Environmental Hazards in the Workplace: New & Emerging Issues workshop will take place on Thursday April 3 at the … Continue reading

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Changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation in British Columbia

Worksafe BC has approved amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations that governs worker safety in BC. Effective February 1, 2012, there will be significant changes on how asbestos is regulated at BC workplaces and job sites.

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