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Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Major office development continued into the third quarter of 2019 with Samuel, Son & Co.’s new Oakville head office location, the largest commercial project of the quarter.
The company’s brand new 55,000 sq. ft. two-storey office building is located in Carttera’s Oakwoods Business Park and will target LEED principles. The new location is the company’s second investment in the community, the first being the opening of Burloak Technologies Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence which opened in 2018 and recently underwent an expansion.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
“We work really hard to replicate everything from an algorithmic perspective, but the reality is – there is a human element, that goes beyond what the computer does today,” says Rory Capern, VP Partnerships for Pelmorex.
Pelmorex’s human element consists of 40 meteorologists in its Oakville headquarters who study Canadian weather exclusively all day long. While industry giants like IBM and AccuWeather provide their services to locations all over the world, they don’t use local, on-the-ground talent to do it – something Capern believes distinguishes Pelmorex from its competitors.
Monday, September 16, 2019
Perspective Magazine highlights private and public sector investment, collaboration and industry partnership, signaling the emergence of an advanced manufacturing cluster of expertise in Oakville.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Oakville is one of the best places to invest in Canada, according to Site Selection Magazine’s annual Canada’s Best to Invest list.
Monday, August 26, 2019
Major building permit activity took the form of interior alterations for companies who are expanding and relocating. With over 113,414 sq. ft. of office space absorbed in the second quarter, Oakville is the community where companies want to be.
Monday, August 12, 2019
Oakville is recognized as Canada's 3rd Best Community for Families, 3rd Best Community for Immigrants, 4th Best Community to Retire and 4th Best Community in Ontario and Canada. Our amenities, low crime rate, culture and community earned Oakville the spots in the 2019 ranking.