CAN/BNQ 2501-500, Geotechnical Site Investigations for Building Foundations in Permafrost Zones, the fifth standard developed through the Northern Infrastructure Standardization Initiative (NISI), has been published.
The Department of Municipal and Community Affairs is reviewing the Northwest Territories' Fire Prevention Act and Fire Prevention Regulations and they recently conducted consultation.
The Workers' Safety and Compensation Commission is proposing a system of tickets and fines, for non-compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, for education purposes and to facilitate enforcement.
The Office of the Fire Marshal (OFM), with the GNWT, conducts a review of construction plans and specifications to determine that the submission meets the requirements of the Fire Prevention Act and its Regulations. The OFM has released its new Plan Review Guidelines to provide greater clarity to
The Office of the Fire Marshal, GNWT, will initiate implementation of the National Building Code of Canada 2015 and the National Fire Code of Canada 2015 effective Tuesday, November 15, 2016. All the plans of construction and specifications received on November 14, 2016 before 5
The Government of Canada is providing $560,700 over the next two years from the Northern Transportation Adaptation Initiative (NTAI) for this second phase of the NWT Transportation Monitoring Program.
The NNCA has invited Hilti to the north to offer its firestopping course and they're coming ~ on Tuesday, May 31.
1. Acquire an overview of life safety and how compartmentation using firestop fits in with detection and suppression.
The National Aboriginal Economic Development Board, an Aboriginal think-tank, released its report, Recommendations on Northern Infrastructure to Support Econom