In 2012 CANS celebrated its 150th anniversary!
Celebrations began at the 149th Annual General Meeting in September 2011 and came to a close at the 150th Annual General Meeting in October 2012.
CANS HONOURARY LIFE MEMBERS
Honourary Life Members are individuals who, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, have distinguished themselves by service to the Association, the construction industry or the community at large and may be designated with the sanction of a special resolution of the members.
the 2012-13 Honourary Life Member is Keith MacRae. Read Keith’s bio.
CANS BOWMAN AWARD RECIPIENTS
CANS recognizes companies that have held continuous membership for more than 25 years by presenting them with the Bowman Award.
The Bowman Award is named after Earle Bowman of Fundy Construction–a past President and an Honourary Life Member of CANS. Fundy Construction (Halifax, Nova Scotia) itself has had a long tradition of involvement and support for CANS. Six individuals from the company served as president — A.S. MacMillan in 1932, G.W. Miller in 1941-43, A.E. MacMillan in 1959, Earle Bowman in 1966; Wilf Giffin in 1973 and Les White in 1983.
To see a list of part recipients check out the CANS_150_Years_of_History_Book.
2013 Bowman Award Recipients:
- Atlantic Alarm & Sound
- Atlantic Chemical & Aquatics Inc.
- B. Spicer Construction
- Centura Atlantic
- Cornerstone Construction Products
- Eagle Beach Contractors Limited
- FloorsPlus Commercial (Install A-Flor Ltd.)
- Marwood Ltd.
- Pipe & Piling Supplies (Eastern) Ltd.
- Precision Concrete Services Limited
- REHAU Industries Inc.
- Source Atlantic
- Steelmac Limited
- StonCor Group
- Surfline Control Systems
- The State Group Inc.
- Titan Construction Service
- Transit Plumbing & Heating