Investing in Cumberland, British Columbia

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Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Regional District:  Comox Valley

Cumberland is a town in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, CanadaThe village was originally named Union, British Columbia after the Union Coal Company, which was in turn named in honour of the 1871 union of British Columbia with Canada. Once a coal mining city, Cumberland is climbing to its feet and putting on new duds as niche community and dynamic tourist destination. It's wooing newcomers with colour, character and wide-open spaces for activities such as hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, freshwater fishing, camping, skiing and snowboarding.

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Community Size: 30.19 km²

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Transportation / Shuttle / Charter / Event Service Business is a business for sale in BC.

Transportation / Shuttle / Charter / Event Service Business

201 467 CUMBERLAND Road, Courtenay, BC
Your opportunity to acquire a dominate position in the transportation service sector in the Comox Valley region. Thissale includes a separate party bus business as well. With this purchase you will have several fully operational servicesin taxi, limousine, airport shuttle, tour bus and party bus. Se... continue

Crown Isle Shopping Centre is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

444 Lerwick Road - Crown Isle Shopping Centre

444 Lerwick Rd, Courtenay, BC, V9N 9G4
- Located on the major intersection of Lerwick Road and Ryan Road... continue

Shoe Store is a business for sale in BC.

Shoe Store

478 5th Street, Courtenay, BC
Well established upscale women's footwear store in high visibility boutique location. Terrific street presence, loyal regular clientele and exclusive brands with long-term suppliers are just a few of the amenities. Information Portfolio Available.... continue

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B.C. Cleantech Company Drives Fuel Efficiency in Trucking Industry

Sidney, B.C.-based Empire Hydrogen Energy Systems Inc. is sparking interest and sales in North American trucking fleets. The company’s innovative new fuel enhancement system allows large diesel engines to burn fuel 10-25% more efficiently.   The system consists of a small box of... continue

 
 
TREK Wildland Services brings fire control expertise to Indonesia

British Columbia’s expertise in managing forest fires has led a B.C. company to win a contract to train workers in fire-plagued parts of Indonesia. TREK Wildland Services has trained 400 Indonesians in Sumatra and East Kalimantan to fight out-of-control forest fires using the Incident... continue

 
 
British Columbia Fish Processor Lands Multiple Deals from Seafood Expo

Hub City Fisheries, of Nanaimo, British Columbia, netted big rewards after attending the Seafood Expo North America event in the spring of 2014.  In the months following the show, the Vancouver Island-based value-added fish processor finalized several deals to supply fish destined for the U... continue