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4 activities to consider for your manufacturing facility in the new normal

Posted on July 23, 2020

Industrial and manufacturing facility operators are under enormous pressure to keep a lid on operating expenses, justify capital expenditures, and keep production moving. It’s a tough job at the best of times despite how advanced building systems have become. On top of that, the impact of COVID-19 has created new challenges for profitability and productivity… Read more »

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From 3D model to machine: Modern Niagara finds innovative ways to manufacture building system parts

Posted on June 26, 2020

At Modern Niagara, our teams are constantly looking for innovative ways to transform our processes towards higher efficiency, motivated by a need and desire to have a positive impact on Canada’s infrastructure and our communities. For the Virtual Design & Construction department, this means leveraging opportunities that make the engineered concepts fabricable and installable in… Read more »

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Energy benchmarking: An opportunity to save energy and costs

Posted on June 17, 2020

As a result of COVID-19-related public health guidelines, many buildings across Canada are operating with significantly reduced occupancy. For building operators, this is an opportunity!

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The faces of Modern Niagara: Meet 3 of our VDC designers

Posted on June 12, 2020

Lopa Shah Growing up with a father who is a mechanical engineering consultant, CAD sketches and drawings were a familiar sight for Lopa Shah at a very young age. As a child, she knew she wanted to follow in her father’s footsteps and ultimately work with CAD drawings and virtual models. Lopa started her career… Read more »

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Mental Health Week 2020: Resources

Posted on May 4, 2020

In recognition of Safety and Health Week as well as the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Mental Health Week from May 4 to 8, Modern Niagara continues its commitment to mental health. At times of high levels of stress and mental health vulnerability, tending to your mental health becomes more important than ever. Here, we gather… Read more »

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Challenging career stereotypes this International Women’s Day

Posted on March 8, 2020

Every day of the year, Modern Niagara strives to ensure that all individuals are presented with equal opportunities. Watch the first of many career path stories of Modern employees.

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2019: A Year in Review

Posted on January 14, 2020

A run down of Modern Niagara’s greatest achievements in 2019 with examples of their positive impact on energy costs and the environment.

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Modern Niagara gives back to local communities this holiday season

Posted on December 30, 2019

Employees across the country spent the 2019 holiday season giving back to their local communities.

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