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The Team


Victor Commandeur

Victor CommandeurThe "C" in C.G.W., Vic received his plumbing certificate in 1993 and has worked the school of hard knocks in the areas of small residential, renovation, house construction, and heating.

Vic owned his own plumbing business for 14 years before C.G.W. Plumbing and Heating. His area of expertise is residential service for both plumbing and heating systems, but has extensive experience with Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional new construction.


Ralph Goodwin-Wilson

Ralph Goodwin-WilsonThe "GW" in C.G.W., Ralph started his plumbing career out of high school in 1973. Licensed in Ontario in 1978, and B.C. in 1983.

He has extensive experience working on larger gas equipment, and has been a service technician since 1984.

Ralph volunteered his time in Haiti with the Kootenay Christian Fellowship to install a commercial kitchen.

He has received the following certifications:

  • Diploma of Mechanical Technology 1983 (BCIT)
  • Gas A Fitter 1984
  • 1990 Steamfitter, Pipe-fitter
  • Certified Energy Manager, 2009
  • Asbestos abatement
  • Small waterworks operator
  • Wastewater installer
  • Back-flow prevention