Customer Case Study

Optimil Machinery Inc. is a Vancouver-based industry leader in primary and secondary log processing machinery, and log and board optimization systems for the progressive sawmill. Since 1983, Optimil has helped sawmillers worldwide... »

Étude de cas-client

Optimil Machinery Inc., industrie établie à Vancouver, est un chef de file dans le domaine de la machinerie pour le traitement primaire et secondaire des billots, et en matière de systèmes d’optimisation des billots et des planches... »

4 Ways Will Save You Time

July 30, 2015 - saves your time in ways you may not have guessed – stock availability and price checks, invoice and order history – all at your fingertips! Those seemingly small tasks that somehow eat up hours of your week, now complete in a matter of minutes. If you’re still not convinced to sign-up, here are 4 ways your account will save you time... »

Westburne to Install Roof Top Solar Photovoltaic Systems at Two Branches

July 5, 2013 - Westburne Ontario is pleased to announce that the Peterborough and Kitchener branches will be installing roof top solar photovoltaic systems... »

Rexel Announces the launch of the Rexel Foundation for a Better Energy Future

June 11, 2013 – REXEL today announced the launch of the Rexel Foundation for a Better Energy Future. Rudy Provost, CEO of Rexel, explained in his announcement that the Foundation would become a catalyst for progress towards energy efficiency. For more information on the Foundation, go to

Ideal Industries Celebrates 50 Years of Manufacturing in Canada

May 1, 2013 – IDEAL INDUSTRIES (CANADA) Corp is celebrating their 50th anniversary of manufacturing in Canada. Commencing in rented premised... »

Rockwell Automation on the Move

February 5, 2013 - We are pleased to announce that Rockwell Automation on the Move is coming to Toronto. »

Eaton executive outlines company's future with Cooper

January 10, 2013 - For more than a century the name Eaton has been a household name in American manufacturing. The diversified industrial manufacturer has expanded exponentially over the years and in the past two decades has successfully absorbed nearly 30 acquisitions, helping fuel that growth. »

Ontario Paves the Way for Electric Cars

December 3, 2012 - Ontario is helping electric car owners install charging stations at their homes and businesses to encourage sustainable transportation and fight climate change. »

IDEAL Launches SLK™ Disconnect Fuse Kit

November 2012 – IDEAL Industries has launched the SLK™ Disconnect Fuse Kit. This is a waterproof breakaway safety device that de-energizes roadway lights, streetlights, parking lot lights, and other freestanding electrical fixtures in the event of a knockdown, or when the fixtures need maintenance. This helps protect first responders ... »

Digital energy efficiency

November 20, 2012 - The emergence of digital technology opens yet unexplored paths towards enhanced quality of life. Here is an overview of some innovations which could soon make their way to our homes, allowing for increased comfort as well as energy savings. »

Westburne Launches New Transactional Mobile Website to the Trade

September 10, 2012 - Westburne Ontario today launched its new mobile website that will bring the convenience of the Westburne website to mobile devices. The mobile website is optimized for use with smart phones and tablets and will enable customers to check inventory and order product anywhere they have an internet connection. »

OPA Directed to Continue Feed-in Tariff (FIT) and microFIT Programs

July 11, 2012 - Feed-In Tariff Program Launch – The OPA has been directed to continue the Feed-in Tariff (FIT) and microFIT programs developed under the September 24, 2009 direction... »

Electric Vehicles: The Charging Technology

May 4, 2012 – The arrival on the automotive market of electric vehicles, expected in 2012-2013, has been strongly supported by many governments. The hopes placed by manufacturers and the public authorities still leaves... »

Philips' new 12.5W LED Bulb with 25,000 Hour Lamp Life Replacing 60W Incandescent Bulbs.

January 9, 2012 – Westburne now carries Philips' new 12.5W LED bulb with 25,000 lamp life. This new bulb can replace 60W incandescent bulbs and save significant amounts of energy. »

Westburne Launches New Mobile App to the Trade

January 4, 2012 – Westburne today launched its new mobile application. The new smart phone application is intended to provide timely information to the electrical trade. Included in the app is a branch locator, promotion and product news and... »

Philips committed to helping create more attractive and efficient cities – with light

December 13, 2011 - Royal Philips Electronics’ (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) LED lighting solutions have completely transformed Zürich’s Hardbrücke, adding life to the neighborhood while reducing energy costs. The main lighting goal... »

Westburne Renewable Energy Initiative

How the Renewable Energy Market Segment Started in Ontario »

Philips switches on the world’s first highway to be lit entirely by LED

November 30, 2010 - Motorists on one of the busiest stretches of motorway in the Netherlands will now be able to drive more safely and more sustainably thanks to the completion of the world’s first all-LED highway lighting program... »


EcoVision5 raises the bar in Philips’ overall approach to sustainability and its ambitions throughout the company by broadening the scope of the program well beyond the way we interact with the environment... »

ISG Capital Prototype Building Reduces Energy Costs by 50%

Toronto, December 16, 2010 - ISG Capital Corporation (TSX-V: SUS) ("ISG" or the "Corporation") announced today that implementation of its greening methodology at the Corporation's 200,000 square-foot distribution facility in Ingersoll... »

Owens Corning’s Sustainability Plan includes Energy-efficient Variable Frequency Drive Solutions for Annual Savings of 500 MW-HR

July 2009 - Owens Corning is a world leader in building materials systems and composite solutions, with a corporate commitment to sustainability... »

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