443 (Maritime Helicopter) Squadron Facility
“Building the nest” is the slogan of the Team involved in the construction of the 443 (Maritime Helicopter) Squadron Facility at North Saanich. Knappett Projects Inc. is the General Contractor for the Owner Defence Construction Canada. The facility will land and house 7 helicopters and is being built on a suspended concrete slab on 1200 pilings socketed into bedrock. This project will be completed in the year 2014 for a contract value of $104,800,000.