February 5, 2022

Featured Face: Chris Lepage, Labour Foreman, Intakes

Chris grew up just North of Toronto in Orangeville, Ontario.  In early 2019 he ventured West to take a “remote” job in Tsawwassen, answering the call to help an associate who had a contract to...
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December 14, 2021

AFDE gives back to the Community

AFDE and its employees are working to make a positive impact in the community where we work; A community many of us call home, or at least home away from home. AFDE employees are once again...
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December 14, 2021

Inspiring the next generation of Engineering Professionals

AFDE Engineer Christina Di Iorio took the initiative to develop and deliver a presentation that she entitled “Engineering your Career” to students at North Peace Senior Secondary.  She received...
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November 27, 2021

Featured Face: Jose Leonardo (Leo) Alvarez, Concrete Specialist; General Foreman

Leo Alvarez remembers the exact date he started with AFDE – May 17th, 2019.  At that time, the Intakes & Penstocks were just getting underway, and he has primarily been assigned to placing and...
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September 25, 2021

Featured Face: Joni Estabrook, Quality Inspector

Joni Estabrook began her construction career in the Mining industry as an entry-level Quality Control Technician. She was hired by Lehigh Hanson, and initially received her training on-the-job....
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September 8, 2021

AFDE Supports Back-to-School Event at McLeod Lake Indian Band

(Above) Atreyu Chingee (with his Grandmother Georgina Chingee) is about to receive his backpack filled with School supplies. Atreyu’s Dad and Grandfather – Lionel and Alec – are Apprentice...
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August 28, 2021

Featured Face: Jay Harvey, Superintendent, Site Services

Jay Harvey is a life-long resident of Maple Ridge, BC. He grew up around horses and on his days off he returns home to Karena, his wife of 23 years who is a realtor, and his daughter Bryn, who is a...
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June 9, 2021

Featured Face: Jacqueline Gulevich, Field Engineer, Headworks

Jacqueline Gulevich has strong ties to Fort St. John – she grew up here. Her dad works in the Oil & Gas sector, her mom is a Dental Hygienist running her own practice in town, and her sister is...
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May 26, 2021

AFDE – Building Careers

(Photo Above) Troy Van Bostelen presents Eric Harding with a voucher for his celebration of achievement. (Sharon McLeod, Brittany Brinkworth, Eric Harding, Troy Van Bostelen, Ronnette Paul)  The GSS...
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November 5, 2019

Featured Face: Steven Butler, Crane Foreman

Steven got into construction following in the footsteps of his Dad, a tower crane operator. He started his career after moving to Edmonton from New Brunswick. Sixteen years later, he has worked on...
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