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BC Hydro PowerPartnerships

Improving industry relationships is the goal of BC Hydro’s recently deployed PowerPartnerships site. This Power Smart initiative for business customers provides valuable information about energy management solutions, rates and billing services, and energy saving tips. Karo and OpenRoad designed and developed this site for BC Hydro.

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BC Hydro Power Smart Home

October is Power Smart month and BC Hydro has a new Power Smart Home site. With tips on how to conserve energy and save money, this site was designed and built by Karo and OpenRoad.

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Translink Area Planning

Translink’s Area Transit Plans are intended to identify 1-6 year priorities for improving local transit service in GVRD municipalities. OpenRoad contributed to the web-based survey that collects feedback on community transit issues.

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FaxPC Fax-to-Email Gateway Launched

ImagePower launched FaxPC, the world’s fastest Internet fax-to-email service. FaxPC, built by OpenRoad and Karo in conjunction with ImagePower, offers free unlimited inbound faxing and remote retreival, along with free fax storage.

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Royal BC Museum: Out of the Mist

The latest Royal BC Museum exhibit, Out of the Mist — Treasures of the Nuu-chah-nulth Chiefs, recently opened in Victoria. OpenRoad provided technical development for the Karo-designed web kiosk that is part of this traveling exhibit.

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Buy & Sell Launches Auction Site

The number one source for buying and selling in BC, the Buy & Sell, has launched their Auction site. Built by OpenRoad and Karo, this site has full integration with the existing classified site, allowing users to see both ads and auctions.

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OpenRoad Supports BigRide

From June 14, 1999 to July 31, 1999, Landon Kitagawa and 500 cyclists will bicycle more than 5,000 kilometers from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC in the American Lung Associations’ BigRide Across America. Riding for the BC Lung Association, Landon’s journey can be followed online at the OpenRoad website. OpenRoad donated web hosting and online […]

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WCB Launches WorkSafe Online

The new WCB website, WorkSafe Online, was recently launched. Designed by Karo and OpenRoad, the new site provides the public with a more intuitive way of accessing important workplace safety information. It also provides a solid foundation for the next generation of Internet applications currently being developed at the WCB.