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Rokstad Power Journeyman Team Competing at ENMAX Lineman Rodeo & Safety Expo

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Lineman Rodeo 2015

A team of six journeymen and two apprentices are heading to Calgary on July 16, 2016 for the “other rodeo” in town. Running at the same time as the Calgary Stampede, the annual ENMAX Lineman Rodeo and Safety Expo, in its fifth year, will include American teams in addition to several Canadian-based competitors. This event gives Rokstad Power an opportunity to showcase the technical and physical abilities of their journeyman staff.

The event organizers describe the lineman rodeos as fun for friends and families. They also demonstrate complex skills in a safe environment, which shows everyone what it takes […]

Rokstad Power Steps Up For Employee Health

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Employees from Rokstad Power hit the path to better health on May 25. They joined a 300,000-strong legion of workers worldwide and will walk, cycle, swim, skip or even salsa their way through the Global Corporate Challenge (GCC), a global employee health and performance program.

Aaron Rokstad, Chief Executive Officer from Rokstad Power, said that they are excited to participate in the program proven to enrich employee health and wellbeing.

“Many of our employees, like so many Canadians, spend an unhealthy amount of time seated – at their desks and in their cars travelling to and from […]

Rokstad Power Launches Clean Air Challenge

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#TurnIgnitionOff

This spring, employees at Rokstad Power will take the Clean Air Challenge by following a simple but powerful message: Turn Ignition Off.

The facts speak for themselves. When it comes to driving, cars, especially diesel vehicles, create significant air pollution in many communities. While it can be difficult to regulate the use of cars and trucks for travel, a growing number of health advocates and local governments are focusing on what they can control – idling vehicles.

What some people don’t know, is their idling vehicles emit higher concentrations of particulates when idling than when moving, which is […]

Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Names Rokstad Power “Business of the Year”

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We are honoured to receive the Business of the Year Award from the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce. With nearly 900 members, the Chamber recently named us as finalists in the six-category business excellence awards. We happily mingled and networked with all nominees at the Chamber Gala held on January 30th, 2016 at the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver Theatre. CLICK HERE to watch the video recap of the 2016 Gala and Business Excellence Awards.

While we employ talented people in the areas of trades and business across Canada, our headquarters are in Coquitlam, British Columbia. Our dynamic work environment […]