Supervisor of Transportation and Drainage, Engineering, City of Chilliwack
Kevin Pollard has 23 years of experience in municipal civil engineering. He has worked for the City of Chilliwack for 10 years and is currently the supervisor of transportation and drainage where he manages design-build projects ranging in value of $1 – $12 million dollars. The City of Chilliwack has been a leader for municipal governments in using the design-build procurement method to deliver capital engineering projects for the past 23 years.
11:45 — Prepping for collaborative project delivery: concrete steps to increase your productivity
Does increased collaboration increase productivity? The Vedder Bridge replacement project is a perfect example of how collaboration and trust can encourage more innovation. The owner and contractor will discuss how the relationships of the design-build team allowed for more enhancements to the project resulting in an award-winning bridge.
10:45 — What are your pain points with the construction industry?
Simultaneous interpretation I Mid Ocean Theatre
Sponsored by Revay and Associates Limited
Construction is a complex industry. All stakeholders have their own pain points. A panel led by major owners will take a business look at their own challenges. Examples and recommendations for potential solutions will be offered.