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BSIA
APRIL/MAY 2018

PRESIDENT: THOMAS FOREMAN
BENEFITS & ADMINISTRATION MANAGER:
JACKIE TRAFTON
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT: DENISE ROWSE

BSIA news magazine is published six times per
year. The BSIA news magazine is distributed
to all BSIA members. The association is made
up of retailers, related suppliers, wholesalers
and manufacturers. The membership is made
up primarily of companies located in British
Columbia; however our magazine is distributed
to other Provinces where, Corporate, Regional
and Divisional Head Offices or Plants are
located. It is the official publication of Building
Supply Industry Association of British Columbia.
The views expressed in this publication should
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CHAIR'S MESSAGE
PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE:
LAST WORD

DEPARTMENTS
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
EDUCATION EVENTS
NEW BOARD PROFILES
BSIA AFFINITY PARTNER PROGRAM
INDEX TO ADVERTISERS

FEATURES
10

SAFETY UPDATE: WORKSAFEBC
RELEASES THREE-YEAR STRATEGY
TO REDUCE SERIOUS INJURIES IN
THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR

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80TH ANNIVERSARY
REGISTRATION FORM

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CANWEL: PROUD HISTORY IN
THE INDUSTRY

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COAST DISTRIBUTORS WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS

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HR CORNER: 5 REASONS WHY
TO OFFER YOUR EMPLOYEES A
RETIREMENT PLAN

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BC FLOOR COVERING
ASSOCIATION
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BCFCA BOARD MEMBERS

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CONCRETE PLACEMENT

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CRITERIA FOR CHOOSING A
FLOORCOVERING SUPPLIER
THE FINAL INSPECTION
2018 FLOORING EXPO
ICRI CONCRETE SLAB
MOISTURE TESTING
CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018

Chair's Message
Calendar of Events
Education Events
Board of Directors
New Board Profiles
Safety Update: WORKSAFEBC Releases Three-Year Strategy to Reduce Serious Injuries In the Construction Sector
BCFCA Board Members
Criteria for Choosing a Floorcovering Supplier
Concrete Placement
The Final Inspection
2018 Flooring Expo
ICRI Concrete Slab Moisture Testing Certification Program
BCFCA Events
President's Message
NFCA Board Members
Wood Changes Colour When First Exposed to Daylight
80th Anniversary Registration Form
President's Message Last Word
CANWEL: Proud History in The Industry
Coast Distributors - Warehouse Operations
HR Corner: 5 Reasons Why to Offer Your Employees a Retirement Plan
Index to Advertisers
BSIA Affinity Partner Program
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Intro
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BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - bellyband2
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - cover1
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - cover2
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 3
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Chair's Message
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 5
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Board of Directors
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - New Board Profiles
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 8
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 9
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Safety Update: WORKSAFEBC Releases Three-Year Strategy to Reduce Serious Injuries In the Construction Sector
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 11
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - BCFCA Board Members
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Concrete Placement
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - The Final Inspection
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - ICRI Concrete Slab Moisture Testing Certification Program
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - President's Message
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Wood Changes Colour When First Exposed to Daylight
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 18
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 80th Anniversary Registration Form
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - President's Message Last Word
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - CANWEL: Proud History in The Industry
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 22
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - Coast Distributors - Warehouse Operations
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - 24
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - HR Corner: 5 Reasons Why to Offer Your Employees a Retirement Plan
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - BSIA Affinity Partner Program
BUILDING SUPPLY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION- April/May 2018 - cover3
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