Before skiing[ edit ] The Telluride region was shaped over millions of years by changes in the climate and various rock formations.
Initially pursuing a career as a professional pilot at age 19, Kevin became a commercial helicopter pilot at He funded his studies at flight college by working in various sectors of the construction industry. With this background and a strong aptitude for problem solving, Kevin parlayed his abilities into founding North Construction in Since its inception, North Construction has proven to be an industry leader in solution based construction management providing its long list of quality clients with the no excuses results that they have come to expect from the North team.
Kevin and North were retained at the very early stages of the pre-bid process by the Vancouver Organizing Committee. North provided budgetary and design options that were incorporated into the bid package that was submitted to the IOC and that ultimately made Vancouver the winning Bid City.
On July 2, Vancouver was awarded the honour of being host city for the games. With Olympic revenues exceeding 30 million dollars, Kevin still takes great pride in the fact that he and the North team were a critical part of the great success of the 21st Winter Olympics.
Kevin continues to push himself and the company to ensure that North is the most trusted, creative and effective solutions provider for challenging heavy civil construction undertakings and remedial projects in North America.
At North, Ryan supervises heavy civil construction projects as well as providing clients with detailed cost estimates. His career has involved work in excavation, highways construction and stream remediation. He was also key in building a wind turbine on the peak of the Grouse Mountain ski resort.
Those facilities were built on time, on budget and were viewed as some of the best ever built for the Olympics. He is also an expert in site safety and holds a certificate in Construction Safety from the British Columbia Institute of Technology. Since joining North inJoel has been a foreman and safety officer.
Over his career, he has been instrumental in building housing developments and marinas. His experience has taken him from urban, marine and wilderness construction sites.
He provides first aid to people in need, carries out mountain patrols and maintains safety boundaries at the resort. He currently leads construction crews of up to 25 people. Since joining North Construction inRoan has become a leader in collaborating with clients, engineers, consultants, and municipal representatives to ensure that projects are built on time and on budget.
He also has a focus on ensuring all North projects are carried out with safety as a priority. With a background in forestry — he was owner and operator of Geoleed Forest Systems, in Williams Lake — Roan is well versed in construction in challenging and steep terrain.
At Geoleed, he was responsible for the surveying, planning and layout of forestry roads as well as managing Crown tenure licenses, including negotiating timber sales. His background also means he is versed in innovative construction techniques and systems, whether it be steep terrain logistics or using helicopter long-line operations.
His skills were successfully put to the test inwhen North built the venues for the Olympics and brought in snow to ensure those Olympic venues could be used for the Games during a warm weather period.
A graduate of Thompson Rivers University inRoan continues upgrading his skills, with education in architecture, construction estimating and drafting. From tohe was the head builder for the Olympics snowboard course, praised by athletes as one of the best they have performed on.
He has also been involved in sensitive waterfront restoration projects for the District of West Vancouver and fulfills the North objective of sustainable construction, to always build with the least possible environmental impact.
Since joining North in as Contract Manager, Erik has been working in concert with clients, government representatives, stakeholders, engineers and subcontractor ensuring project targets are met on time and within budget. Erik takes pride in leading projects with efficiency, diligence and quality as hallmarks.
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