Brad Tully to Lead Machining and Fabrication Alliance

February 10, 2023

Within the Canerector portfolio of companies, four machining and fabrication businesses have combined forces to take advantage of synergies and opportunities within our group. This new alliance will have the ability to support customers in a variety industries in North America with a full range of small, medium and large scale precision machining, onsite machining, … Read More

Paprima Industries launches predictive maintenance program through the Internet of Things (IoT)

January 18, 2023

Canerector is proud to see Paprima Industries harnessing the power of technology to improve their customers’ operations. For many, the average “smart home”—complete with modern appliances all linked and controlled through the swipe of a smartphone—is the simplest example of the Internet of Things in our everyday lives. In an industrial capacity, however, and manufacturing … Read More

Building The Foundation for The Future

November 30, 2022

Three-quarters of a century of operations is no small achievement, and one that undoubtedly comes with times of dramatic growth and change. For Canerector, there are three short periods where the company experienced intense growth, each doubling the company’s size. The first was the 1983 purchase of a large, national competitor, TIW Industries, profiled in … Read More

Canerector Controllers Connect and Collaborate

November 15, 2022

We have been very pleased with our previous network events, and are thrilled to see continued success. Our most recent network event was for the controllers of our companies. This event was this group’s first in-person gathering since the pandemic. It was a fantastic opportunity for accounting individuals to connect with their peers, share experiences … Read More

Supply Chain Specialists Share, Socialize, and Refresh Their Skills

October 26, 2022

To connect our procurement network, we held an event for key individuals responsible for supply chain through our businesses. The first in-person event for this group since the pandemic, it was great to see our team from various companies and industries finding commonalities, sharing experiences and discussing approaches to procurement. Thank you to all the … Read More

Production, Plants and People: A Focus on Manufacturing Leadership

October 5, 2022

Our production managers gathered in Toronto, where we hosted an opportunity for growth and further strengthening of our companies’ network. This seminar, the first in-person gathering for the group since prior to the pandemic, was a continuation of the virtual seminars series on developing management skills. We would like to thank the attendees that joined … Read More

Sales Network Event Combines Training, Tours, and Talent

September 22, 2022

As part of our long-term commitment to strengthening our network, sharing ideas, and developing our teams, we held an event for key sales individuals this month. This was our first in-person seminar since prior to the pandemic, when we initiated a series of virtual seminars, including one earlier this year for our Sales and Procurement … Read More

Richard Bélanger, President of Robert Mitchell Inc., Retires After 38 Years

September 14, 2022

With our sincere respect and gratitude, Canerector announces the retirement of Richard Bélanger, President of Robert Mitchell Inc. Richard’s leadership skills have shone throughout his career. Richard Bélanger’s Early Beginnings with Robert Mitchell in the 1980s Richard received a diploma in college studies in motorized equipment. Upon graduation, his school sent his resume to Robert … Read More

Petro-Tech & TIW Western Merge to Create Powerful Single-Source Solution

August 24, 2022

Canerector is pleased to share that TIW Western Inc. (TIWW) has merged with Petro-Tech Heat Technology Inc. The combined product offering and engineering capabilities of these two companies will provide a single-source service unmatched anywhere else within the heat transfer industry. “With the merger, we have maintained the Petro-Tech brand and integrated the operations fully … Read More

The Art of Transformation – Industrial Inspired Artwork by Jarmila Kavena

July 25, 2022

During the Open House Celebration held on June 11, for Canerector’s 75th anniversary, we offered tours of the artwork adorning the walls of our corporate office building. We consider ourselves very fortunate to be able to work in an environment surrounded by inspiring art from talented artist Jarmila Kavena, and were honoured to share the … Read More