5th and Granville, 1954.

Photo Credit: City of Vancouver Archives, COV-S594-: CVA228-632, Lew Parry Film Productions

1950 - Economic Growth

BC enters a period of economic growth based on resource development and export.

Engineers and geoscientists respond to the need for roads, bridges, hydroelectric dams, pipelines, ferries, and urban and industrial infrastructure to support the growth and modernization of cities across the province.