Contents Issue 2 2019
5 CEO’s Message
6 ARHCA Events
What’s happening in 2019
8 ARHCA Golf Days Sponsors
Southern Alberta Golf Day
Calgary Golf Day 1
Edmonton Golf Day 1
Northern Alberta Golf Day
Calgary Golf Day 2
Edmonton Golf Day 2
FEATURED ARHCA MEMBERS
The 50-year story behind Mixcor Aggregates Inc., and how two
husband and wife teams have made an indelible impression on the
Alberta construction industry.
By Mark Halsall
36 Barricades and Signs
From landscaping to ranching to traffic control, it’s been quite the
ride for the van Bruggens
By Pat Rediger
22 The Cannabis Revolution
The times they are a-changin’, and
Canadian companies need to be ready
By Alison McMahon
27 The Road Safety Challenge
Reducing organizational collisions
through the creation of a safe
By Dr. Randy Flemmer
43 ARHCA’s Rising Star Program
Honoured to be a Rising Star
By Maron Mulligan-Green
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President, Jeff Lester
Publisher, Jill Harris
Sales & Art Director, Myles O’Reilly
Editors, Andrew Harris, Lindsay Risto
Senior Account Executives,
Walter Lytwyn, Louise Peterson, Darryl Sawchuk
Account Executives, Darrell Bauschke,
Allan Merluza, Trisha Tomchuk
DESIGN & LAYOUT
Senior Graphic Designer, John Lyttle
Advertising Coordinator, Leticia Abas
Online Media Designer, Mark Aquino
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The magazine of the Alberta Roadbuilders and Heavy Construction Association 2 2019
The Road Safety Challenge
Reducing organizational collisions through
the creation of a safe driving culture
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• Golf Tournaments Sponsors
• The Cannabis Revolution
• ARHCA’s Rising Star Program
Top: Mixcor Aggregates Inc.
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