CIQS Maritimes was founded in 1979 and registered under the Nova Scotia Registry of Joint Stock Companies.

The Principal Objectives of CIQS Maritimes are:

  • - Promote professionalism for quantity surveying and construction cost estimating
    - Encourage students to study for and take the examinations of the CIQS, and progress towards designations
    - Provide fellowship within the association
    - Collaborate with other related groups in the construction industry