Ontario Premier Doug Ford Tours Conrex Steel’s New Head Press

November 25, 2021

Above Photo: The Hon. Doug Ford tours Conrex Steel’s new 3500-ton head press.  On Friday, November 19th, Conrex Steel unveiled North America’s largest ever head press. Ontario’s Premier, The Hon. Doug Ford, toured the facility and joined Canerector CEO, Amanda Hawkins, in congratulating Conrex Steel along with their partners on this project. “I love coming … Read More

Conrex Steel: Hot Off The Press

November 17, 2021

Conrex Steel unveils new massive 3500-ton hydraulic press – the largest head press of its kind in North America. The project was lead by Conrex Steel in partnership with hydraulic press manufacturer, Macrodyne Technologies Inc., and with the support of Next Generation Manufacturing Canada. With facilities in Etobicoke and Kingston, ON, Conrex Steel specializes in … Read More

Canerector welcomes new Vice President of Finance

November 15, 2021

Canerector is pleased to introduce Kevin Stinson, Vice President of Finance at Canerector. Kevin is an experienced finance executive with international corporate, financial, and operational accounting experience. He started his career as an auditor with Doane Raymond / Grant Thornton Chartered Accountants, before joining Nexans Canada Inc. for the next 27 years. Nexans, headquartered in … Read More

DB Piping Group Plant in Brockville Celebrates 50 Years

November 9, 2021

Douglas Barwick (DB) Piping Group celebrated their 50th anniversary this year, and also honoured employee John Jonkman’s 50 years of service. Their longest serving employee, plant manager Jonkman joined Douglas Barwick’s predecessor company when he was still in his late teens. To mark this significant milestone for the company, Jonkman helped unveil a 50-year plaque … Read More

Canerector welcomes new General Counsel

November 5, 2021

Canerector is pleased to introduce Dimitar Demirevski, General Counsel at Canerector. Dimitar, or Dimi as he prefers, has been a lawyer for over twelve years. Having completed a business degree at Wilfirid Laurier University, Dimi went on to study law at the Osgoode Hall Law School. Since then, he has acquired significant corporate, commercial and … Read More

Canerector Launches New Website

October 5, 2021

As Canerector approaches its 75th anniversary in 2022, we thought it was time for a refresh! Our team is proud to announce the launch of our new website. We have spent many hours focusing on tailoring our website to bring you the latest information and news about Canerector and our businesses. Our new website provides … Read More

The History and Evolution of Canerector’s Logo

October 4, 2021

In 2022, Canerector will celebrate its 75th anniversary. To honour our heritage, we felt it was an appropriate time to refresh our logo. To understand how our logo evolved to where it is today, we must first look back to its origins. Rooted in historical significance, the logo’s evolution is one that has a unique … Read More

Dixon Hard Chrome Appoints New President

September 13, 2021

Canerector is pleased to introduce Francisco Capacho, President of Dixon Hard Chrome.    Francisco brings over 15 years of experience building and leading electroplating companies in Latin America and Canada. His expertise in metal finishing, plating, coatings, quality systems and wastewater treatment will be essential to Dixon Hard Chrome and the various services they offer … Read More

Mitchell Aerospace Welcomes New President

June 29, 2021

We are pleased to introduce Guillermo Alonso, President of Mitchell Aerospace. Guillermo brings over 30 years of experience within the aerospace manufacturing industry, specializing in client diversification and growth. He especially demonstrated his abilities upon taking over the management at Alta Precision, a family business founded in 1979. Guillermo was instrumental in building a solid … Read More

Keddco Appoints New President

June 8, 2021

We are pleased to introduce Ron Pitre, President of Keddco Manufacturing Inc. Ron has over 20 years of experience within the distribution and manufacturing industries. He has held multiple senior roles and, most recently, was the Vice President of Global Sales at Hi-Kalibre Equipment based in Edmonton. Ron has a proven track record of developing and … Read More

Canerector welcomes new Vice President, DFMZ announces new President

May 20, 2021

We are pleased to announce that Dominic Côté has joined the Canerector team as Vice President. During his time as President and General Manager of Design Filtration Microzone (DFMZ), Dominic led the successful development of the DFMZ team, consolidated the team into one location from two, and built a comprehensive growth strategy. The insight and … Read More

John Beingessner, President of Aberfoyle Metal Treaters, Announces His Retirement

April 27, 2021

On June 30, 2021, John Beingessner retired from his position of President at the Aberfoyle Metal Treaters.  John started his career working through various roles in his family’s multi-generational heat treating business – B&W Heat Treating, before taking on the part of President and General Manager. His expertise in all facets of the business has been … Read More

TJ Machine Welcomes David Denton, new General Manager

April 20, 2021

We are pleased to welcome David Denton as the President & General Manager for TJ Machine & Tool Ltd. David brings with him experience in driving sales growth and leadership at machine shops serving the automotive, electronics, defense and heavy equipment industrial industries. He has held a number of leadership roles including Chief Operating Officer … Read More

Tex-Fab Announces Merger

February 24, 2021

Tex-Fab is pleased to announce their recent merger with complimentary sister company, Brumley Manufacturing. Both of these companies have a long history as key players in the oil and gas industry. By bringing them together under a Tex-Fab umbrella, we are able to provide a more holistic solution to meet our clients’ needs. The move … Read More

Highland Foundry Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Two Safety Awards

June 18, 2020

A big congratulations to the team at Highland Foundry Limited! Not only are they celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, but they also won two safety awards from the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC: The Sapphire Safety Pinnacle Award The JHSC (Joint Health and Safety Committee) Excellence Award Founded in 1970, the team produces highly … Read More

Canerector Acquires Quality Fabrication Inc.

February 13, 2020

On January 13, 2020, we acquired Quality Fabrication Inc., a precision sheet metal fabrication and machining business located in Los Angeles, California. QFI operates out of a 50,000 sq ft building and performs laser cutting, punching, bending, machining, welding, grinding and assembly operations, in addition to having a full in-house paint and silk-screening shop. The … Read More

Monett Metals Contributes to September 11th Memorial

January 13, 2020

The Monett Metals’ team had a rare opportunity when they were approached by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum to support creation of a memorial for 9/11 first responders, survivors and members of the Manhattan community. Years after the 9/11 attacks, tens of thousands of people continue to struggle with medical conditions or have died due … Read More