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North America Trailer Company sees stars as they expand Chilliwack footprint

North America Trailer Company of Chilliwack is expanding in order to meet rising demand from the booming film and television industry. The local fabricators are the go-to guys for providing trailers to the stars. “We’re known to be at the top of the heap. That’s our niche,” said owner Lex Carstenen. “We’re the only manufacturers …
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Chilliwack’s economy to make steady advances

Between 2014 and 2018, Chilliwack’s economy posted strong average annual GDP gains of 3.6 per cent. Although we expect output growth to ease over the forecast, it will still expand at a steady pace of 2.2 per cent in each of 2019 and 2020 following last year’s advance of 3.1 per cent. Key findings Chilliwack’s …
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Better for Business: Pacific Dairy Centre

Better for Business | Pacific Dairy Centre Pacific Dairy Centre, located in Chilliwack, British Columbia, specializes in the supplying and designing of milking parlours and automation equipment to harvest milk and manage dairy herds. They also carry several lines of farm supply products, as well as custom design waste management systems that include alley scrapers, …
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Better for Business: Woodtone Industries

Better for Business | Woodtone Industries Woodtone is a proud family business rooted in family. Our team, our partners, and our customers are all a part of the Woodtone family. We take pride in how we support each other in business and in life. …
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Advantec Global Innovations Moving To Chilliwack

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2018                                                                         ADVANTEC GLOBAL INNOVATIONS MOVING TO Chilliwack Chilliwack, BC – The City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) are pleased to welcome AdvanTec Global Innovations to Chilliwack.  They are relocating their marine Canadian manufacturing facilities from the Township of Langley into an 80,000 square foot …
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Better for Business: Dan Sawatzky, Imagination Corporation

Better for Business | Dan Sawatzky, Imagination Corporation This month’s Better for Business profile is Dan Sawatzky from Sawatzky’s Imagination Corporation. The Imagination Corporation is a unique family company that specializes in the design and construction of one of a kind signs and custom environments. …
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Downtown Redevelopment Contract Awarded to Algra Bros. Developments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chilliwack, BC: For over a decade, residents, business owners and City committees have been working together to define the vision for Chilliwack’s downtown. Following 2011 recommendations from the City’s Downtown Core Task Force, the City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) assembled properties in the site bounded by Young …
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Students To Benefit From New Heavy-Mechanical and Farm-Technology Centre

Chilliwack, BC – Students at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) will soon have access to 24,000-square-feet of teaching and shop space for their heavy-mechanical and farmtechnology programs to meet the growing demands for trades in the community. The $6.5-million project will accommodate UFV students in the heavy-mechanical foundation and apprentice programs at the …
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Pacific Dairy Centre Moving To Chilliwack 

Chilliwack, BC – The City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation (CEPCO) are pleased to welcome Pacific Dairy Centre to Chilliwack. Construction is underway on a new 30,000 square foot facility, located on Chilliwack Mountain Road, adjacent to the Progress Way Industrial Park. Founded in 1986, Pacific Dairy Centre is an agricultural based …
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New Equipment For Chilliwack General Hospital

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Hospital Foundation has provided funding to replace an outdated Ultra Violet Phototherapy Booth that has been in use at Chilliwack General Hospital since 1990. Over 200 outpatients currently use this booth for treatment of disabling skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, acne, pruritus and dermatitis. This service is very important …
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