September 24 2020 Update

Our office hours are still 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. even with the Covid-19. Monday to Friday. I prefer to do some site inspections on the weekend so call the office at 604-467-6904 for enquiries. I do not Text from my phone or accept photos or information because how can I keep a good record of the information? If I lose the phone there go the photos and truss drawings…

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July 27 2020

As the pandemic continues, Peak Engineering is still open and working to do design engineering while adhering to safe procedures when meeting clients and accepting clients at the office. Please phone first before coming to the office so we can socially distance with you.  For those who don’t know our office, Brian Lytton, our Engineer does do some work on the weekends even though our hours say we are closed.

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Municipal Building Bylaw offices may be closed to public

March 30th For anyone who doesn’t usually deal with the Municipal Building Bylaw office – most offices have closed to the public but they may be available by phone to answer questions during the pandemic.   So take that into account when planning your Schedule for your construction! Peak Engineering is still open and working as we don’t have a large office of employees to worry about, so feel free to…

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British Columbia Building Code 2018 are now free

British Columbia Building 2018 is now free of charge for use. From the Crown Publication website please see this Online versions of the B.C. Building Codes are now available free of charge, and nearly 5,000 people who purchased the code on or after Sept. 5, 2018, will soon get a refund. “Today’s announcement is a win-win,” said Navdeep Singh Bains, federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development. “Not only…

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Vancouver Building Bylaw now 2019

Find out more about the changes to the Vancouver Building Code 2019 at http://www.bccodes.ca/vancouver-bylaws.html The Province of BC is now offering the Vancouver Bylaws 2019 online at no charge. This aligns with the Federal Government of Canada’s recently announced changes to the National Model Codes. You can access the code at http://free.bcpublications.ca/civix/content/public/vbbl2019  

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Update from the Office of Housing and Construction Standards Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

From the office of Office of Housing and Construction Standards Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing Revision 2 of the BC Building Code has been approved. These changes will be effective December 12, 2019, and apply to building permits applied for on or after this date. Amendments to the BC Building Code 2018 include: Changes to harmonize the BC Building Code with the National Building Code to provide greater flexibility…

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EU General Data Regulation Active

Even though our Company is in Canada, it is good business practice to be aware of and follow the EU General Data Regulation that became active in 2018. So, if there is a form or note asking you as a visitor to agree to use of cookies (small data file) or “terms of use” or accept the “privacy policy” when you visit a website, it is to follow the GDR…

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