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About Pitt Meadows YPK A vibrant and economically progressive city, minutes from downtown Vancouver, British Columbia and home to Pitt Meadows Regional Airport (YPK) Ranked #2 Top Investment City in British Columbia Ranked #2 Place to Live for Lifestyle Ranked #5 Canadian Investment City (Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows)
Invest North Fraser Invest North Fraser Invest North Fraser An economic initiative of Maple Ridge, Mission and Pitt Meadows, the Invest North Fraser mandate is to create investment opportunities that provide potential for long-term job sustainability.Invest North Fraser The province of British Columbia supports communities in developing projects that encourage outside investment in key industrial sectors that results in viable businesses that support local and international markets.
Pitt Meadows - the Gateway Pitt Meadows-YPK offers exceptional value for investment due to its strategic location on Canada’s West Coast and its globally recognized position as a primary gateway to Western Canadian, Pacific Northwest and Asia Pacific markets NAFTA The North American Free Trade Agreement provides investors access to nearly 457 million consumers and a combined continental GDP of US $17.2 trillion annually.
Pitt Meadows - YPK 500+ acres of on and off-airport industrial property for development 3 paved runways, including float plane dock and ramp NAVCAN control tower Established aerospace presence: operators, ramp side and MRO-related Rail, marine, air and ground transport for access to global markets Airport Assets
Pitt Meadows - YPK Primed For Aerospace Growth Vancouver region is the aerospace hub for Western Canada Multi-modal transportation system availability; with easy access to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) Experienced labour force View Video: Pitt Meadows-YPK View Video: Pitt Meadows-YPK Established infrastructure offers opportunity for partnerships & expansion View Video: Pitt Meadows-YPKView Video: Pitt Meadows-YPK
Pitt Meadows - YPK Opportunities for Flight Ops Fixed Base Operations & related services Regional passenger & cargo services Tourism & Charter; including seaplane operations Aircraft sales & service Corporate biz-jet & helicopter storage Aerospace training institutions
Pitt Meadows - YPK MRO for fixed & rotary-wing aircraft MRO support services including: avionics, interiors, hydraulics, fabrication paint, composites, completions, component overhaul, etc. Aircraft & component manufacturing & assembly Parts & component sales MRO training Opportunities for MRO
YPK - Pitt Meadows Primed For Investment Economic development strategies and incentives to support sector growthincentives 500+ acres available for development (airport and industrial park) Multi-mode transportation to North American & International markets Proximity to three US borders Low Corporate taxes Ranked #2 Canadian Investment City
The YPK Advantage Strategic Location provides access to key marketplaces Government policies and community support economic development Available land for development Established airport infrastructure and regional aerospace industry Talented labour force Multi-mode transportation system Affordable and family-oriented “ Canada gives us access to world-class infrastructures to meet our growing flight test needs for years to come, and is also close to a critical mass of major aerospace companies...” Benoit Brossoit Senior Vice President, Global Operations, Pratt & Whitney Canada
Lifestyle The Natural Choice Ranked #2 ‘Place To Live’ in British Columbia Low personal taxes Housing costs among the lowest in the Vancouver region World-class educational institutions Vibrant & modern communities; promoting family & healthy living
Investment Awaits For information on Pitt Meadows-YPK INVESTMENT Contact: Kate Zanon Pitt Meadows Economic Development Corporation Harris Road, Pitt Meadows, BC Canada, V3Y 2B5 Tel: Web: Pitt Meadows-YPK works in partnership with the Canadian Federal and Provincial Governments, the Pitt Meadows Economic Development Corporation & Invest North Fraser – an economic initiative of the communities of Maple Ridge, Mission & Pitt Meadows