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Nanaimo

(nənī`mō), city (1991 pop. 60.129), SW British Columbia, Canada, on Vancouver Island. It is a port, the base of a commercial fishing fleet, and the trade center for a farm and lumbering region. It is the site of a federal fisheries and oceanographic research station. A tourist center, Nanaimo hosts an annual Bathtub Race across the straits to Vancouver.
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HMCS Nanaimo and Whitehorse are both Kingston-class vessels designed specifically for surveillance and patrolling coastal waters, which are essential attributes in identifying potential drug-carrying ships.
Inspired by the user's desire for a place they would "want to come to on their days off," this addition to Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH) provides daylighting and views of nature to virtually all patient care and staff work areas.
Outside of the classroom, I conducted the Nanaimo Concert Band and the Hampton Community Orchestra in Victoria.
Following the signing of the three-year deal between DP World Vancouver and the Nanaimo Port Authority, the two parties will be looking at diversifying and pursuing commodities along with short sea shipping of containers to and from Vancouver Island.
"DP World Vancouver and the Nanaimo Port Authority have signed a three-year agreement that awards DP World Vancouver the right to operate the Port of Nanaimo's facilities, including the general cargo Duke Point facility and Assembly Wharf," the statement said.
DP World Vancouver and the Nanaimo Port Authority have signed a three-year agreement that awards the former the right to operate the Port of Nanaimo's facilities, including the general cargo Duke Point facility and Assembly Wharf.
Amix Salvage and Sales' metal recycling operations include two sites in Surrey, and one site each in Chilliwack, Nanaimo, Edmonton and Fort McMurray.
The 2010 recipient for SCUP's Institutional Innovation and Integration Award is Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada for their entry, Nanaimo Campus Master Plan--Integrated Planning Process (NCMP).
Designed as a company office, arsenal, and storage facility for coal mining, the Nanaimo Bastion has also served as a general store, jail, clubhouse, museum, and information centre.
In 2008, The Good Samaritan Society opened Wexford Creek, a campus of care in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada.
Our home 'drome of Nanaimo, B.C., (CYCD) is a sleepy little airport with little commercial and even lesser GA movements.
Several Geography courses provide hands-on experience in real-world situations right in the community of Nanaimo. An Urban and Regional Planning class developed land-use proposals for Gabriola Island for the Islands Trust.