SiteViews: The best shots from June 2023

Sparks are flying, tails are wagging and shovels are hitting the ground in this month’s edition of SiteViews.

A child does their part to celebrate the start of work on The Cascades rental development in Vancouver. – Chard Development

For the uninitiated, the concept of SiteViews is simple. Leveraging both the remarkable submissions from our readers and our team’s diligent internet sleuthing, we curate a monthly showcase of some of the industry’s finest photos. Have a submission? Those can be sent to

This month we’re excited to introduce a new feature – the SiteViews’ Shot of the Month. Hand-picked by our seasoned staff, this photo stands tall amongst a great lineup of industry shots. Read to the bottom to find out which photo takes the cake.

Jacob Bros Construction

A plane flies above Jacob Bros Construction crews as they work on the South Airfield Pavement Rehabilitation Project at Vancouver International Airport.

Justin McConnell / Toronto Beyond Media

A welder lays down a bead at a Toronto work site. Justin McConnell is a photographer and videographer who is passionate about capturing the lives of blue collar workers in Ontario. Check out our interview with him here.

Wales McLelland Construction

Wales McLelland is working on IntraUrban Gateway, a state-of-the-art 82,000-square-foot industrial facility in South Vancouver.


Frank Gehry (first row, fourth from the left) celebrates breaking ground on Forma, a two tower project in Toronto, the city where he was born.

Wildstone Construction Group

Wildstone Construction Group ponders where the nearest car wash might be near the Arctic Ocean on Banks Island.

Orion Construction

Photo courtesy of Andrew Fyfe Photography

Orion Construction’s team captures a sunset to celebrate the Coastal Heights Distribution Centre handover, now home to the Skechers’ first Distribution Centre in Canada. The 428,000 square foot building in Surrey has clear heights of 36 feet in the warehouse and design features that promote sustainability.

Emil Anderson Construction / Ballina Contracting

Emil Anderson Group and Ballina Contracting team up for work on B.C.’s Hemlock Valley Road.

Samuel Livingston / Livingstone Drone

A drone offers a top-down view of the Pattullo Bridge Replacement Project in Metro Vancouver.

Lafarge Canada

Ottawa Police and Lafarge officials teach local cyclists about how to safely share the road with cement trucks.

Mosaic Homes

Attendees line up for Mosaic’s block party celebrating the launch of its Woodward Townhome community project.

Marc DiMarco

Louie, a two-year-old bluetick coonhound demonstrates how to wear high-visibility gear in B.C.

Axiom Builders

RC at CF Richmond Centre has topped-off its first tower of seven. The affordable housing tower’s structure has 8830 square metres of concrete total.

3D Electrical Services

Some curious critters lend a helping hoof to electricians working in Duncan, B.C.

Anthem Properties

Crews enjoy an on-site feast to celebrate the topping off of SOCO One. The building is part of a 1.8 million-square-foot, master planned, mixed use community in South Coquitlam.

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

Crews pour controlled low strength material at the site of the Advanced Nuclear Materials Research Centre in Chalk River, Ont.

The Shot of the Month goes to:

Broadway Subway Project Corporation

Workers walk along a tunnel dug for Vancouver’s Broadway Subway project. It is a 5.7 km extension of the Millennium Line, from VCC-Clark Station to Broadway and Arbutus.


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