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2009-Fall

Fall & Winter 2009
link: FALL09.pdf

On this issue's cover:
OSCO Group Teams Up at Sussex Potash Mine

WHAT WE DO
3     Message from the President
4    The Picadilly Project: OSCO Group members
        team up for Sussex, NB Potash Mine Expansion.

8    High Flying Hangar: Group members team up
        to build state-of-the-art airport hangar.

10  Restoration Project Begins WITHOUT a Bang
       FCC begins restoration of Brunswicker building
11  LEEDing the Way:  Somerset Square achieves LEED
       GOLD CERTIFICATION

12  Halifax Airport Combined Services Building:
      Strescon supplies architectural precast panels
12  Projects in the Precast Pipeline: Pipe Update
       Recon Retaining Walls; Custom Pipe Design; New Drainage
       System

14  Irving Oil Refinery Turnaround: Marque
15  Dr. McManaman Orthodontics Office: Strescon
       supplies precast panels

15  OSCO Group Team Tackles Bridgewater Office
16  Pouring it on: Ready-Mix Update
     Wind turbine foundations; Windsor Elms Retirement
       Village; OSCO Concrete purchases new pump; Teaming
       up on Sackville apartment project; Lawton’s Drug Store;
       Victoria Bridge

18  Customer Profile: Bond Brothers
      Looking ahead to their next 100 years
20  All Wired Up: FCC Electrical & Cabling Update
     CFB Gagetown LAV III; Irving Oil Golden Ball building;
       Brunswick Square

20  Marque Industrial Updates: Irving OIl Refinery;
       Canaport LNG; Irving Pulp & Paper; Moosehead Breweries

21  East Saint John School: Team effort helps restore
       local landmark

22  Rebar Update: OSCO & Allstar combine efforts;
       4-story apartment complex; Moncton Courthouse;
       Lord Beaverbrook Arena; misc projects

24  York Miscellaneous Metals Division Updates

HOW WE DO IT
24  GC Cartage Acquires New Dry Mix Trailer
24  Strescon Pipe to the Rescue! Strescon makes
        donation to YMCA’s Glen Carpenter Center

25  Training for the Future
26  York Steel Upgraded to ISO 9001:2008
26  IT Software & Hardware Upgrades
27  Group Safety News
28  OSCORS 2009: OSCO Group holds annual
       employee recognition dinner

30  Ready Mix Drivers Complete Driving Course
30  OSCO Group Award in Civil Eng Technology
30  OSCO Group Bursary Winners

WHO WE ARE
31  OSCO Group Golf Challenge
32  The last... best Rally of Hope
33  Retirees
34  2009 OSCO Group Picnic
34  Ocean Steel Receives Recognition for
      Over 50 Years in Construction Industry
35  Fresh Faces
35  Congratulations
36  Our Locations
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