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PRECAST MANUFACTURING FOR BIG LEAGUE PROJECTS

There are very few projects that are out of our league. Take this recent bleacher project for example. This was a custom designed product for the Beacon Hill Little League Association in Victoria. Hollywood Park is a popular spot in the summer when the teams are playing and the fans are …

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LIGHTING UP THE NEIGHBOURHOOD: LAMP BASES

We have a very stealthy offering in our concrete product line. While they're very common, if you're like most people you probably don't really "see them" unless you're looking for them. Ever felt grateful for the street light on your way to a parking lot? Ever had to sit at an intersection or on …

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PRECAST DELIVERY – LOCAL NOT SMALL

Precast delivery

Nanaimo Built. BC Bound. That's our new tag line, but it's also business as usual for us. Some people think that because Nanaimo Precast manufactures concrete products on an island that our delivery capacity is limited. Not true. In fact, if we were able to attach beacons to our products, …

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TOP 5 REDI-ROCK USAGES

Redi-Rock™ Retaining Wall backyard terrace

So what are your landscaping plans for Spring of 2017? Yes spring! It's literally around the corner and Redi-Rock is ready to help.   Top 5 Redi-Rock Usages What's Redi-Rock? Think giant concrete lego blocks that are almost as easy to put together. Well, if you have a piece of heavy …

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HOW EASY IS IT TO DO BUSINESS WITH US?

In a world clogged with contract details, it is surprising at times when I start a new relationship with a supplier how complicated and lengthy the process can be. Construction, like many industries has experienced contract failures due to a myriad of reasons. To that end, it is not surprising …

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BEING THANKFUL ON THANKSGIVING

thanks·giv·ing:
the expression of gratitude – turkey optional. In a world filled with doing more, being more, producing more and feeling like the little hamster running on the wheel, it is refreshing to let our team have a well deserved 3 day break from the factory floor. Enjoy time with …

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PROACTIVE COMMUNICATION – “I AM NOT DOING ENOUGH”

I had a recent discussion with one of my supervisors who seemed to be down in the mouth. When I asked what was wrong, the reply was – “its all good”. Another day went by and I tried a different approach. The employee disclosed some personal internal struggles that was happening which we …

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THE RIGHT PEOPLE AND THE RIGHT TOOLS

We are constantly bombarded with endless amounts of data. To that end, we choose what to read, what not to read, what advice to apply to the business, what advice to ignore. There are days when I spend more time in filtration mode than doing what I know is inherently good work to move the …

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May 8, 2017

Precast Manufacturing For Big League Projects

There are very few projects that are out of our league. Take this recent bleacher project for …

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April 27, 2017

Lighting Up The Neighbourhood: Lamp Bases

We have a very stealthy offering in our concrete product line. While they're very common, if …

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Precast delivery
April 13, 2017

Precast Delivery – Local Not Small

Nanaimo Built. BC Bound. That's our new tag line, but it's also business as usual for us. …

read more