Upcoming Meetings

Feb 21

2020 POY Awards Gala

2020 POY Awards Gala

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Mar 30

PMP Certification Prep Class

PMP Certification Prep Class

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2020 Project of the Year Competition

The PMI Columbia River Basin Chapter board is pleased to annouce that the chapter's Project of the Year Competition will be run for the 26th consecutive year.  For details of the 2020 competition please click here.  For questions, please contact Ivan Thomas (2020 POY Competition Project Manager) at [email protected]

2019 Project of the Year

The 2019 Project of the Year Awards Gala was held on February 22, 2019, to recognize and honor project teams for superior performance and execution of exemplary project management for projects completed in 2018.  We were pleased to welcome 50 project managers, project team members, executive level managers and their guests to the event, which was held at the Bookwalter Winery, Richland.

The 2019 Project of the Year award (selected by independent evaluation team) and The People's Choice Award (selected by ballot during the Gala), was presented to contractor CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company (CHPRC) (Project Manager:  Neal Sullivan) for the "Sludge Removal Project".  

2019 Project of the Year and The People's Choice Award Winner
Sludge Removal Project - CHPRC

The chapter would like to recognize and thank the other nominee for their efforts, superior project, and excellent presentation at the gala. 

The "Mobile Laboratory Design & Build" Project, which was completed by TerraGraphics (Project Manager:  Rich Westberg).  

Mobile Laboratory Design & Build Project Team - TerraGraphics


4-Day Boot Camps - Exam Prep for PMP®/CAPM® Certifications

The Columbia River Basin PMI Chapter of the Project Management Institute, Inc. (PMI)® is sponsoring in 2019 three, 4-Day, Boot Camps presented by industry-leading Project Management Expert Steve Norton, PMP and PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). Steve Norton’s Boot Camp will prepare you to take the PMP® / CAPM® exams and earn the prestigious PMI® certifications.

The boot camps will be held at the Hampton Inn, Richland, on the following dates:  April 1-4, August 5-8, and December 2-5.  Downloaded fliers for each boot camp, which provide in-depth details of the presenter, training and supplied materials can be obtained by clicking the following links:  April Boot Camp, August Boot Camp, December Boot Camp

To register for a boot camp, please use these links:  April Boot CampAugust Boot CampDecember Boot Camp


Welcome to our chapter website!

The Columbia River Basin Chapter is a component of PMI; an international professional association for project managers, and was chartered in March 1994.  As shown below, we service a large geographic area covering the zip codes:  988XX, 989XX and 993XX.


Our Vision is To be the “go to” leader in the region for advancing project management and providing the opportunity for individuals and organizations to be more successful.

Our Mission is To promote the profession of project management and to foster recognition and application of best practice project management principles within all industries.


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