President & CEO is a “Lean” Leader

Kinetic’s current President and CEO, Tom Plumb, has been heavily involved with Lean. In addition to being involved in various initiatives and organizations in the construction industry, Tom is a de facto “Lean Evangelist” who has been instrumental in kick … Continue reading

Project Completed Ahead of Schedule

It was a sunny Friday afternoon on June 2, 2017 when the Kinetic Canstructors gathered at Hillside Mall on Hillside Avenue in Victoria to begin construction on Kinetic’s cone of contribution. This annual event is put on by The Dahlia … Continue reading

Kinetic Employee Helps Found U40 Group

Trevor Coyle, Project Superintendent at our Courtenay Branch recently initiated the establishment of the Nanaimo U40 group with the Vancouver Island Construction Association. The purpose of this group is to provide young leaders with exposure to educational resources, technology and … Continue reading

Kinetic Attends LCIC Conference in Toronto

The Lean Construction Institute of Canada (LCIC) held its second annual conference from May 3rd to the 5th at the Marriot in Toronto this year. Three Kinetic team members attended including Trevor Coyle. Dennis McCallum of Kinetic joined Trevor and … Continue reading

Kinetic At The 2017 CCVI Forum

On Thursday, April 20th, members of our Kinetic team attended the Construction Council of Vancouver Island (CCVI) Capital Project Delivery Forum 2017, for which Kinetic was one of this year’s diamond sponsors. The theme this year was Building For The … Continue reading

Kinetic Sponsors Easter Baskets for Children in Need

This year, Kinetic sponsored two fun-filled baskets that included a high quality Discovery Toys educational toy or game, a hard cover book, some Easter candy treats as well as dental hygiene products towards this initiative. Supported by The Cridge Center … Continue reading

Kinetic Sponsors “RENT” Seminar in Parksville

On April 6th, 2017 the BC Non-Profit Housing Association (BCNPHA) hosted its Vancouver Island Regional Education Networking & Tradeshow (RENT) seminar event in Parksville, for which Kinetic was one of the event sponsors. Formed 25 years ago, BC Non-Profit Housing … Continue reading

Spotlight on Surrey Memorial Hospital’s CAPSU Project

Kinetic is currently working on the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Short Stay Unit (CAPSU) project at Surrey Memorial Hospital, which opens this year. The project was recently featured on Fraser Health’s the beat (a news blog for and by Fraser Health … Continue reading

Kinetic in Thailand

Not only has Kinetic been involved in raising funds for organizations in our local communities, but we have also contributed to construction projects in two foreign countries (so far): Brazil and more recently Thailand. The Omega Global Program at Summit … Continue reading

Article: How a construction crew gets the job done, starting at 6:15 a.m.

On December 5, Carla Wilson at Victoria’s Times Colonist daily newspaper wrote an article that vividly describes the activity on a construction site, early in the morning. Superintendent Ron Krachenfels at the Catalyst Community Developments projects for low-income housing, being … Continue reading

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