Please join us in welcoming the following New Affiliate Members in the month of October
Stephen Burbridge, Manager of Infrastructure, Gander International Airport
Veronica Wakeham, Human Resources & Administration Manager, Fort McMurray Airport Authority
Please join us in welcoming the following New Student Member in the month of October
Robert Simpson-Spook, Student, Aviation Management, Georgian College
The following Corporate Members renewed their committment in October:
Airport Technologies Inc. was incorporated in the Province of Manitoba on August 28, 2000. We are in our eleventh year of operation and are a wholly owned Canadian Company. Our strength as a Company comes as a direct result of over 50 years collective experience on the part of the Company principles in the airport operations and maintenance business. Our manufacturing plant is located at Southport Aerospace Centre near Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. We are located just 3 kilometers from the Trans-Canada Number 1 Highway, and are fully accessible to commercial transportation. The Company was originally formed to RE-LIFE airport specialized equipment i.e. Self propelled Snow Blowers and High Speed Runway Sweepers. We have grown our product niche to include new manufacturing of a purpose built High-Speed Airport Plow Vehicle and purpose built High Capacity Airport Snow Blower. In addition we also manufacture new Plow Blades for both highway maintenance and airport applications.
For more information, contact Barry Smith, President www.atifirst.com
A.S.P. Incorporated offers an extensive range of protection services for everyday and special needs with different levels of Security and Supervisory personnel designed to meet your specific security requirements.
In consultation with our clients we select an efficient yet cost-effective security program designed to meet all of their requirements:
•Needs assessment survey •Audits •High threat level protection •Electronic countermeasures & surveillance
•Corporate security analysis and executive briefings •Protection resources •Traditional Security Guards, Upgraded Security Guards, Emergency Protection, Patrols and Inspections, Special Event personnel. •Corporate Security - analysis and consulting, electronic and physical surveillance and counter- surveillance, investigation and security screening, executive and staff seminars, crisis management & support, risk analysis •Access Control Systems •CCTV Systems •Alarms •Cameras & Housings
For more information, contact: Dean Lovric, President & CEO www.security-asp.com
Executive Flight Centre is a diverse aviation service provider that specializes in all aspects of the aviation service sector, catering to the needs of airport users. We offer aviation fuel, full service Fixed Base Operations, airport management, ground handling services, fueling equipment and parts all the while providing exceptional service with experienced and knowledgeable employees. Although our core business is selling, managing and distributing aviation fuel, we provide a wide range of other services:
•Jet A-1, Jet B and Avgas •Aviation Drums •Remote Fueling •Refueling parts •Refueling tanks and trucks
•QA and SMS implementing/training •Airport Management •Ground Handling equipment
•Ground handling services •Passenger handling •Executive lounge •Hangar leasing
•Pilot's lounge and Flight planning facilities •Aircraft de-icing •Lavatory services •Aircraft Parking
•Shuttle services •Oxygen bottle refills •Defuel services
Our Vision is to provide an excellent quality of service to all customers in the aviation industry. We have been setting the standards in aviation fuel and services for more than forty years. Our team is dedicated to providing the necessary services and support that will provide our customers service beyond compare. Executive Flight Centre is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We are looking forward to serving you. Contact us today for more information on our services and sites and how we can serve your needs. We are confident that you will be more than satisfied with our services and products.
For more information, contact: Wayne Smook, Sr. VP, Airport Services www.efcaviation.ca
Meeting your Airfield Maintenance Equipment and GSE needs is what we do. Fortbrand Services Inc., has been servicing the airport industry for more than thirty years, providing high performance equipment to meet the needs of airports, airlines and aviation service companies. We deliver a comprehensive range of solutions from a single source – making it fast, easy and cost effective for our customers to work with one supplier.
Fortbrand Services Inc. is the exclusive North American distributor for the Vammas line of multifunction, high speed runway snow removal vehicles, the Haige GST20 multifunction sprayer, edge light plow and mower, the Beam A8000 multi-task airport service vehicle, which can be used for glycol recovery and rubber removal, as well as numerous other functions and the Bergkamp FP5 flameless pothole patcher. All multifunction airfield maintenance equipment distributed by Fortbrand Services enables airport operators to make the most efficient use of financial and human resources in the most cost effective manner possible.
Fortbrand Services also offers complete GSE services from one supplier. Our GSE fleet includes virtually all equipment in use at airports, from air starters, de-icing trucks, tow tractors, ground power units, passenger stairs, belt loaders and all other types of GSE. To best address individual budgets and fleet demands, our equipment is available new and used. Fortbrand Services also, offers rental, leasing and financing for all airfield maintenance equipment and GSE.
For more information, contact: Alan J. Stearn - Executive Vice President www.fortbrand.com
Hatch Mott MacDonald (HMM) is a leading consulting engineering firm in North America with worldwide experience in aviation infrastructure and related systems.
HMM offers technical expertise in all aspects of airport development encompassing passenger and cargo terminals, airside infrastructure such as aprons, taxiways, runways, airfield lighting and landside infrastructure.
HMM also specializes in aircraft maintenance facilities, aviation fueling systems, de-icing pads, airport tunnels, air defense projects and Integrated Airport Systems and Technologies for passenger boarding bridges and aircraft ramp services.
HMM provides a full range of multi-disciplinary services including program management, planning and engineering design of airport services and facilities, assessment of land use, economic and environmental impact associated with aviation and airport developments, and management and control of airport construction.
Over the past 10 years, HMM has played a major role on airport development projects worth almost $30 billion. Some of these projects were at JFK New York, Newark, Washington Dulles, LAX Los Angeles, Toronto Pearson, Calgary, Vancouver, Phoenix, San Diego, Sacramento, Seattle, Cancun, London Heathrow and Mumbai. One of the company’s largest airport projects is currently at Hong Kong. HMM staff resource numbers some 2,700 in 70 offices across North America.
For more information, contact: Christopher Solecki, Vice President www.hatchmott.com
HI-LITE CANADA, GLOBAL AIRFIELD SOLUTIONS is a family owned and operated company established in October of 1989. Hi-Lite is the leading AIRPORT RUNWAY and TAXIWAY MARKING contractor in the United States, Canada, Brazil, Ecuador, Qatar and Dhabi. Hi-Lite also specializes in PAVEMENT REJUVENATION with REJUVASEAL, RESPONSIBLE RUNWAY RUBBER REMOVAL and PAINT REMOVAL and SURFACE PREPARATION, RUNWAY FRICTION TESTING, PAVEMENT MAINTENANCE and AIRPORT CONSULTING. Hi-Lite is committed to providing efficient, high-quality work that also meets time-sensitive maintenance schedules. Utilizing modern, technologically-advanced equipment and a team of professional, knowledgeable, highly-trained technicians; Hi-Lite offers competitive pricing for unsurpassed performance, making Hi-Lite the source for all your pavement marking and maintenance needs.
Runway and Taxiway Markings...
Hi-Lite Canada can successfully complete any airfield pavement marking project with quality that will exceed your expectations. We are also a certified applicator of Airmark by Ennis-Flint.
Responsible Runway Rubber Removal...
Cutting edge products, specialized equipment, and dedicated, top-notch technicians make Hi-Lite Canada one of the industry's premier airfield rubber removal contractors.
Paint Removal and Surface Preparation...
Proper paint removal and surface preparation is an integral part of the process in achieving quality, long lasting airfield markings.
Pavement Rejuvenation with RejuvaSeal...
Hi-Lite Canada uses RejuvaSeal, a revolutionary three in one asphalt rejuvenator that seals, protects and revitalizes asphalt pavement.
The experts at Hi-Lite Canada will show you how a pavement maintenance and preservation program can drastically reduce down time and expenses at your facility by postponing rehabilitation and reconstruction.
Hi-Lite Canada uses mobile computerized and stationary equipment to accurately record pavement skid resistance in wet and dry conditions.
As a leading airport pavement markings and rubber removal contractor, Hi-Lite Canada is strategically positioned to offer consulting services to airports throughout Canada.
Contact us to find out how Hi-Lite Canada can help you improve the safety, the durability, and the appearance of your airfield.
Hi-Lite has built a rock solid reputation. The knowledge and experience of Hi-Lite has enabled us to build a remarkable clientele.
For more information, contact: Norm Mills, General Manager www.hi-lite.com
With over 35 years experience in the snow industry with leading edge technology and manufacturing techniques. Larue snow fighting machines are the professionals choice. We are one of North America’s leading Airport and industrial snowblower manufacturers.
With 5 models of snow fighting trucks and 4 models of wheel loader mounted snowblowers we have the machines to meet the most demanding conditions. Larue snowblowers are located across North America from the far north, the Atlantic, The Niagara escarpment, to the Rockies and the snow caps of California.
For more information, contact: David Robichaud, District Manager www.jalarue.com
Liberty Airport Systems is an ISO 9001:2000 supplier of state-of-the-art, secure airfield lighting power and control systems. With over 25 years experience, Liberty offers an unmatched selection of advanced equipment and field services for aviation ground lighting applications, certified in accordance with FAA standards.
Every product and system is designed to provide the highest level of reliability and functionality at the lowest possible cost. Using innovative engineering and technology leadership, Liberty delivers intelligent airfield lighting solutions worldwide, to the benefit and safety of airports, airlines and passengers alike. Liberty Airport Systems manufactures turnkey airfield lighting systems of any size, as well as component systems including power, control and monitoring, and network security. Lifecycle services follow our systems from design and implementation, through maintenance and advanced support, to growth management and expansion planning.
Product Offering: •L-828 and L-829 Constant Current Regulators (Ferroresonant and SCR type) •L-890 Control & Monitoring Systems •Distributed Control & Monitoring Units •Surface Movement & Guidance Control Systems •L-847 Circuit Selector Switches •Switchgear-style Regulator Assemblies •Pre-fabricated Field Electrical Vaults
•Network Security Command & Control Solutions •Digital Technology Retrofit Conversions •Vacuum Switch Retrofit Conversions
For more information, contact: Don Gordon, VP, Sales libertyairportsystems.com
At Nelson River Construction, we are professionals dedicated to quality by sustaining a profitable and diversified organization committed to personal and corporate growth. Our soul is built on trust, respect and teamwork, recognizing and understanding the efforts and contributions of all.
Nelson River Construction provides exceptional service in four general areas: • Aggregate Production • Concrete Paving • Asphalt Paving • Underground Services
Having the right equipment and maintaining it properly is an essential element of our effectiveness. The key to a project’s success is having the right type and size of equipment to suit the requirements of the job. Well-maintained equipment scaled to the work at hand combines reliability and efficiency to produce cost-effective results. We believe in finishing on time and within budget. We do this consistently because both our people and our equipment are reliable.
Well-trained and dedicated, the best indicator of the continuity and experience you can expect from us is the fact that our managers and supervisors average over 20 years service with Nelson River Construction. But we would rather have you hear all this from our customers. Just call us and we’ll give you referrals in your area of interest.
Innovation means efficiency and cost savings. Our people are encouraged to seek out better ways and apply them for our clients benefit.
For more information, contact: Gary Kohut, Manager Concrete Division www.nelsonriver.com
Our Airport Division specializes in the analysis, planning and design of electrical systems for the aviation industry. Not only do we have a deep understanding of traditional electrical systems and the unique requirements of them within an airport environment but we have considerable experience with airport specific systems. In addition to our engineering design services our team is proficient in producing Master Plans and Feasibility studies for electrical systems and infrastructure. The members of our team are well versed in electrical engineering with respect to airport construction and design. Our experience gives us an important understanding of airport environments and stakeholders needs and objectives. This allows us to be proactive in the successful planning of projects to accommodate airport operations.
• Power and distribution • Lighting and lighting control • Fire alarm • CCTV • Access control • Information systems: Baggage, Flight, Common Use • Baggage handling • Communication systems- public address, telephone, data, synchronized clocks • System integration design • Ground Power Units • Field Electric Centres • Airfield lighting • Revenue and Tenant Metering and Measurement
Our team can provide engineering services for a wide range of projects while applying innovative solutions and embracing proven technologies. With many years of Airside project experience we have the ability to design and administer Airfield projects in a cost effective and timely manner.
Lighting Systems: Design and commissioning of airfield lighting systems including: •Runway approach lighting • ODALS • Taxiway edge lighting • SSALRs • Edge lighting • REILS • Apron lighting • Illuminated signage
Distribution Systems: Design of Field Electric Centres, power cabling, utility connections. Communication Systems: Design of communication and lighting control systems. Other: Design of services to Fuel oil interceptors, water retention ponds, hangar facilities, and lift stations.
Whether it is designing electrical services to a parking lot, new passenger boarding bridges or a terminal building expansion, our team brings extensive depth in skills, experience and the invaluable understanding of the dynamic nature of airport facilities and operations. Our team embraces sustainable philosophies and supports airport authorities with similar policies providing energy efficient, sustainable and cost effective solutions.
Lighting Systems: Utilizing LED lighting and state of the art control systems lighting related energy costs can be decreased by in excess of 50%.
Distribution Systems: Using our knowledge of high voltage distribution systems and Arc Flash hazards, we provide analysis of the primary distribution systems including coordination studies and provide recommendations on Arc Flash hazards and prevention. Communication Systems: With the support of industry certified staff trained in Access control, CCTV, fire alarm and network design in addition to our particular expertise with airport specific systems we can provide creative solutions to communication systems challenges that airport facilities are faced with. Airport Specialists at smp have the combined experience working not only at Canadian airports, but also at airports in the USA and Europe. Working at small regional facilities and at large international hubs, on runway extensions, communication systems upgrades or airport concourse developments, our team demonstrates dedication and committment to the success of every project.
For more information, contact: Ravi Abraham, Partner www.smpeng.com
Stantec, founded in 1954, provides professional consulting services in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics for infrastructure and facilities projects. Continually striving to balance economic, environmental, and social responsibilities, we are recognized as a world-class leader and innovator in the delivery of sustainable solutions. We support public and private sector clients in a diverse range of markets, at every stage, from initial concept and financial feasibility to project completion and beyond.
In simple terms, the world of Stantec is the water we drink, the routes we travel, the buildings we visit, the industries in which we work, and the neighbourhoods we call home.
Our services are offered through approximately 12,500 employees operating out of more than 190 locations in North America. Stantec trades on the TSX and on the NYSE under the symbol STN.
Stantec is One Team providing Integrated Solutions.
Practice Areas: • Architecture & Interior Design • Bio/Pharmaceuticals • Buildings Engineering • Commercial Program Development • Construction Administration • Environmental Management • Environmental Remediation • Facilities Planning & Operations • Geotechnical Engineering • Industrial Buildings and Facilities • Mining • Planning & Landscape Architecture • Power • Program & Project Management • Oil & Gas • Strategic Management • Surveys/Geomatics • Sustainable Development • Transportation (including Airports) • Urban Land Engineering • Water
For more information, conctact, Warren Thompson, Senior Associate www.stantec.com
The name Trecan was originally an acronym for “Thermal Research and Engineering Canada”. Trecan’s company history and origin is steeped in combustion technology and thermal efficiency.
Trecan Combustion is a Canadian company that has been designing and manufacturing snowmelters for over 35 years and to date the company has delivered over 500 machines throughout the world.
Trecan operates in United States, Canada and Russia.
Trecan is the only snowmelter manufacturer that builds nine different models of portable snowmelters and more than ten models of stationary snowmelters.
Trecan Snowmelters are the most thermally efficient snowmelters available (approximately 98% efficiency). This is due to the submerged combustion, direct contact method of heating. The submerged method transfers the energy from the combustion process to water and snow in the melting tank.
With over 35 years of engineering, manufacturing and practical experience Trecan Snowmelters are the most proven, tried and tested Snowmelters available.
For more information, contact: Terry Dwyer, Sales Manager www.trecan.ca/en