Supporting the profession is key to the success of this annual event. The OAA would like to thank its generous sponsors for supporting the 2020 OAA Annual Conference. We couldn't do it without you!
We represent the Canadian wood products industry through a national federation of associations. The Canadian Wood Council provides technical and knowledge transfer services relating to Building Codes, Standards and Regulations.
To be passionate, credible agents of change leading an advanced and sustainable wood culture.
Maximize market access and increase demand for Canadian wood products through excellence in codes, standards, regulations and education.
Clearview Software was born out of our desire to reimagine excellence in the A/E software space. We imagined a different world – one where A/E firms weren’t forced to accept clunky, unsupported, overpriced ERP systems with no vision for the future. Today, Clearview is the most powerful Project-Based ERP solution available for the A/E industry, tying together accounting, project management, and billing to effectively run your firm.
Our tagline “better software, better company” embodies our belief that when you have better software, you can be a better company. We are committed and passionate about developing and supporting our solution by listening closely to the needs and ideas of our clients, believing that A/E firms should never have to choose between performance and value.
For over 42 years, the team at Mumby Insurance has built relationships with Architects who want to live their lives with confidence, even if they are disrupted by a fire, accident, lawsuit or illness.
Through our Blueprint for Peace of Mind process, we help architects with;
1. Paycheque replacement insurance at pricing that is 25-35% less than the price of similar individual coverage
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3. Commercial General Liability and Office Contents Insurance Protection for architectural firms that also includes free help with human resources issues, and emotional support for you and your staff for personal or business related trauma, grief, or other hardships
4. Group Health and Dental benefits plans for firms as small as one to as many as 100 or more
5. Tax free lump sum payments on the diagnosis of cancer, heart attack, stroke or other illness.
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GRAPHISOFT® ignited the BIM revolution in 1984 with ARCHICAD®, the industry-first BIM software for architecture. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as its revolutionary BIMcloud®, the world’s first real-time BIM collaboration environment; and BIMx®, the world’s leading mobile app for lightweight access to BIM for non-professionals. GRAPHISOFT is part of the Nemetschek Group. www.graphisoft.com
Designed and installed in some of the most prestigious commercial spaces in North America, Architects, Landscape Architects, and Engineers trust Unilock to bring their architectural vision to life and to withstand the toughest rigor of a commercial enviroment. www.unilock.com
Brampton Brick proudly manufactures superior clay brick & concrete masonry products, to serve Canada & the USA; and hardscape products under the Oaks brand name. Since the 1800s we've embraced advancements in technology to be a leading manufacturer. www.bramptonbrick.com
Inline is a world leader in pultrusion technology, which is providing leading edge window and door systems. With its headquarters and main production facilities located in Toronto, Inline products are sold around the world. Inline Fiberglass “Green” products are environmentally friendly and sustainable. They offer: Superior energy efficiency and low maintenance demand. Currently found in LEED designated – Platinum, Gold and Silver Projects / USA & Canada. All INLINE Fiberglass products meet or exceed OBC SB10/SB12 Code and are tested in accordance with the latest standards for physical and thermal performance: NAFS AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440-08 AND A440-11 ANSI/NFRC100 (U-Factor), ANSI/NRRC200-2014 (SHGC & VT). Inline company is now manufacturing 100% fiberglass doors at its facility. The door designs will include rail and stile as well as a slab embossed entry or garden doors. VIDEO www.inlinefiberglass.com
Peikko Group, founded in 1965, is a privately held company specializing in composite beams and fastening products for concrete connections. Peikko provides innovative solutions to help customers make their building process faster, easier and more reliable. Peikko Group has offices in over 30 countries and employs over 1500 people. www.peikko.ca
Backed by over 50 years of experience in skylight manufacturing, and winner of the Vaughan Chamber of Commerce 2019 Business Achievement Award for Manufacturing, Artistic Skylight Domes Ltd. is a proud Canadian manufacturer of standard and custom skylights. To maintain our high levels of quality control, our management team uses a hands on approach as well as using state of the art machinery for all our in house manufacturing. As part of our ongoing commitment to our customers we strive to provide quality products, customer service and satisfaction second to none. All Artistic Skylights meet or exceed Canadian Government Specifications (AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440-17 NAFS - North American Fenestration Standard /Specification for windows, doors and skylights) and are available in a large selection of standard sizes as well as a wide variety of custom sizes, shapes and colours for all residential, commercial and industrial applications. www.artisticskylight.com
Kreitmaker is a brick, thin veneer, block, stone, and concrete supplier in Toronto, Ontario - with a wide selection of masonry and landscaping products. We have opened in the Leaside area 2004 servicing our first customer. Kreitmaker supplies quality products to designers, architects, builders, retailers, contractors, landscapers, and homeowners across the GTA with two world Class Showrooms for designer, Architect, Landscapers and builders: 31 Industrial St Toronto, 4170 Midland Ave Scarborough.
In 2016 Kreitmaker purchased and operates a concrete block manufacture (Century Concrete Block) in Scarborough – supplying small or lager building projects across the GTA and greater. In 2019 Kreitmaker purchased - Vintage bricks, Kreitmaker has the rights across Canada to sell Ibstock Brick from England. In 2019 Kreitmaker brought in four new collections from around the world that is exclusive to Kreitmaker, lines that would give that new Architect or designer, interior or exterior something different and exciting.
1. King Klinker - fashion thin bricks from Poland.
2. Mora - a modern white and black brick from Toledo, Spain.
3. S.Anselmo – Terracotta long bricks or colorful glazed bricks from Italy.
4. Speedy Mason- a new peel’ stick thin brick system for think brick.
Steel-Craft builds high-quality residential and commercial garage doors made 100% in-house and are designed specifically for the Canadian climate. Steel-Craft is a privately held company based in Edmonton, Alberta with over 400 staff and thousands of dealers nationwide. Steel-Craft doors are durable and highly efficient with a high R-value, made from recyclable-product steel, and are assembled with patented methods. Steel-Craft doors are built to last and come with a lifetime warranty. Visit steel-craft.ca
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company’s market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2017 sales of $6.4 billion and employs 19,000 people in 37 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 64 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.
As a boutique firm of Chartered Professional Accountants, Shimmerman Penn’s professionals are focused on meeting the needs of privately-owned businesses and enterprises. With over 25 years of experience working with the founders and ownership groups of Architecture, Engineering and Design firms, we have a deep understanding of owner-professional issues, succession strategies, key financial metrics and important accounting matters relating to contracts for services. www.spllp.com
With six factories located in eastern North America and more than 650 employees, The Prelco Group is a leader in the value-added glass manufacturing sector. Prelco designs and manufactures glazing products for commercial and institutional buildings. With over 65 years’ experience, a highly qualified workforce, and cutting-edge equipment, you can count on Prelco to meet your needs. www.prelco.ca
RForm Contract Admin software is used by hundreds of Canadian Architects on any size of project with any size of team.
RForm is easy to learn and use and allows you to create, distribute, log and approve many CA forms with a single mouse click.
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Exterior Technologies Group provides comprehensive design services relating to the design and installation of premium building material systems in the construction of the building envelope.
ETG provides a range of services for the companies we represent including Direct Representation to Owners, Architects, Consultants, Distributors, and Contractors.
Partnering with leading world class manufacturers, ETG will provide comprehensive consultation before and during the tender process. We support our partners by providing local technical support, specification consultation, literature and samples, value engineering custom detailing, and field review.
Thames Valley Brick provides distinctive architectural products, including clay brick and thin brick, genuine clay pavers, glazed brick, and glass block across Ontario. With a wide range of manufacturers, we offer a wide selection of colours, textures and sizes to suit any project.
We look forward to meeting you at our booth.
Architects, Builders and Owners work with FSI because we focus on you, not us. We work with you to design great facades, suggest products and develop great relationships. When we are involved facade construction goes well. Your design with our products stands out. Our criteria for selecting products are innovative, aesthetic, sustainable, constructible, affordable and proven.
FSI product line includes: FunderMax, Ceraclad, Argeton, Corium, Picco Engineering, Alsecco….More to come!
Services include: Design Assist, Subsystem selection, Product selection and detailing, Construct-ability consulting, Project assistance, New product sourcing.
Industry Associations: Board of Toronto Construction Association, Member of Construction Specifiers of Canada, Attendee of Ontario Building Envelope Council meetings, Future Sponsor of OAA, OAQ, and RAIC.
Mason’s Masonry Supply Ltd. is a specialty supplier of brick, stone and landscape products located in the Greater Toronto area and serving all of Southern Ontario.
Masonry products are all we do and have been our specialty for over 50 years.
We partner with some of the highest quality brick and stone manufacturers such as Belden Brick and Glen-Gery Brick to ensure we have the best selection and most appropriate products for any job. If you are looking for products with a difference why not talk with a company that knows the difference.
Please visit with us at the conference - we look forward to meeting you.
Acrytec Panel Industries has a long history in the construction industry. Working with many different types of interior and exterior coatings/cladding systems, the Acrytec team has over 30 years of experience, enabling them to bring old school work ethics with advanced modern materials creating new and exciting product lines to meet the visions of today’s innovative architects and engineers. Having started as a family owned business, Acrytec has always believed in creating long-term relationships with their employees and customers, which in turn, enables them to maintain a high level of quality control and customer satisfaction. www.acrytecpanel.com
ADEX is the leading Canadian manufacturer of quality architectural coatings. While being reminiscent of the old stucco look, Adex offers much more than an acrylic coating, we offer a range of solutions for the building envelope.
In addition to providing a custom and unique look to buildings, our systems offer continuous insulation and durable protection against moisture and air infiltration. The result is high energy-efficient buildings with products designed and tested to exceed Canadian Building Code requirements.
Our sense of innovation and expertise within the EIFS industry is ideally suited to address the demands of the design community and building professionals in Canada, both today and into the future. www.adex.ca
Founded in 1950 by Sam Bailey, Bailey Metal Products Ltd. is a family owned and operated Canadian company. The Bailey Group of Companies is recognized as the industry leader, offering building solutions to both the commercial framing and drywall finishing residential markets.
Our products include: Drywall Framing Systems, COMSLAB® Steel Floor System, Framing Accessories, Drywall Trims (including Metal Cornerbead, Platinum® Paper-faced Beads and Vinyl), Special Sections, Roofing Trims and Clips.
Sustainable, innovative, and code compliant, trust the name built on a family creed of integrity, honesty and respect.
King Packaged Materials – A Sika Company - is a Canadian company that, through its Masonry Products division, is pleased to offer to architects, owners and contractors a large variety of products for the new constructions and for the maintenance of heritage buildings.
Whether you are looking to build, transform, restore or preserve a building made of masonry or concrete, we have the right product for you. You don’t know which product should be used? No problem, from the selection of a bedding mortar or a repointing mortar through the selection of the right paint, our experimented team can help you for the selection of the appropriate product. For more information please visit us at: www.king-masonry.com
Notarius is a leading expert in trusted electronic signatures, digital signatures and long-term document reliability since 1998, Notarius is the only Canadian firm that issues trusted signatures recognized by Adobe (Adobe Approved Trust List – AATL) and Microsoft. Notarius is an environmentally responsible, certified carbon-neutral business that holds ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 certifications.
Website address: www.notarius.com
At the ROCKWOOL Group, we are committed to enriching the lives of everyone who experiences our solutions. Our expertise is perfectly suited to tackle many of today’s biggest sustainability and development challenges, from energy consumption and noise pollution to fire resilience, water scarcity and flooding. Our range of products reflects the diversity of the world’s needs, while supporting our stakeholders in reducing their own carbon footprint. www.rockwool.com
IKO is a worldwide leader in the roofing, waterproofing and insulation industry for residential and commercial markets. A family-owned business established in 1951, the company remains firmly rooted in its founding values of craftsmanship, innovation and a commitment to providing best-in-class products, quality and value. IKO operates more than 30 manufacturing plants throughout North America and Europe, and has grown to be among the world’s largest exporters of commercial roofing products and asphalt shingles. For more information on IKO and its full line of roofing product solutions, visit www.iko.com.
For more than 30 years, this Canadian family owned business has been a leading manufacturer of top quality products in the field of Exterior Insulation Finish Systems (EIFS), and Specialty Coatings for floors and walls. The company’s broad range of products and wall systems are subjected to extensive research and rigorous testing to ensure that they meet Canadian Building Code requirements. The company’s new, state-of-the art facility in Woodbridge, the largest of its kind in the industry, has a busy R&D department which develops innovative new products that keep DuROCK on the cutting edge of technology. www.durock.ca
The industry leading design center and supplier of cast steel structural components for use in the design and construction of building and bridge structures, CAST CONNEX’s products include pre-engineered connectors for use in architecturally exposed structural steel and the company offers design-build services for custom cast steel nodes and components. CAST CONNEX simplifies the design and enhances the performance of structures by enabling Architects and Engineers to use cast steel connections. We take pride in collaborating in the creation of safer, innovative, and more beautiful built environments. www.castconnex.com
Driven by passion, Ceragres brings your ideas to life in inspiring ways. An importer and distributor of ceramic tiles, natural stones, high-end bathware and high-performance technical products, Ceragres has been an indispensable reference in the field of design and architecture for the last thirty years. The Ceragres universe is over 200 employees who are passionate about design, a sales team dedicated to architects and designers, expert advisors located in eight Boutique Workspaces and over one hundred stores distributing our products throughout Quebec, Ontario and the Atlantic Provinces. From searching for products to carrying out projects, Ceragres provides exceptional assistance and consulting services from product experts.
Lumon is a pioneer in the design, manufacture and installation of comfortable and luxurious outdoor rooms. We create these flexible, protected spaces with our innovative system of retractable glass walls, ceilings and balcony railings. In addition to our glass sunrooms, balconies and patio covers, we’ve developed a high-quality line of custom-made screens and blinds to complement these products. We have over 35 years of experience in helping homeowners, architects, developers, property managers, and business owners conceive and implement innovative and beautiful solutions to extend the outdoor season. In that time, we’ve served hundreds of thousands of customers from our headquarters in Finland and through Lumon partners and subsidiaries around the globe.
SOPREMA is an international manufacturer specializing in the development and production of innovative products for waterproofing, insulation, soundproofing and vegetated solutions for the roofing, building envelope and civil engineering sectors. Founded in 1908 in Strasbourg, France, SOPREMA now operates in more than 90 countries.
SOPREMA Canada employs more than 500 people in seven manufacturing facilities and 11 technical sales support offices located throughout Canada, and in the Research and Development Centre in Drummondville.
Canam Buildings is a manufacturing company specializing in building solutions, design and custom products since 1961. We serve different markets with our specialized construction products and services:
Hambro’s integrated steel building system is ideal for mid-rise and high-rise multi-residential buildings, meeting the highest requirements for life safety, fire resistance, sound and vibration properties.
Whether it’s for a multi-residential or senior housing project, Hambro offers owners and developers a complete building structure—from design to fabrication to erection.
The prefabricated Murox building system is one of the fastest construction solutions for commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings.
It includes the building envelope composed of load-bearing wall panels, steel framing, doors, windows and the roof deck.
The Murox building system is a flexible solution that adapts to your growth while saving time and money.
Reveal Series is a suite of metal deck products that utilizes the inherent strength and aesthetic appeal of the dovetail shape to provide architectural and structural design communities a vast array of composite floor and roof deck options.
Norbec prides itself on being a trusted partner in any type of project for a vast selection of markets including supermarkets, food service, building envelopes, food processing plants, grocery stores, clean rooms and many more.
Founded in 1982, Norbec has earned a solid reputation as a leader and continuously innovates to bring its customers the best products and service.
Why choose Norbec’s IMPs?
• Easy to install
• Creative and aesthetic
• Excellent fire test performances
• Provide excellent thermal values
• Incomparable customer support.
For more product information or to browse our project gallery, visit norbec.com
A Canadian Printing Company with History
TPH® proudly boasts 70 company owned locations across the country, with an unwavering commitment to investing in leading edge printing technology. Despite all of the changes that have happened over the years, we’ve never faltered over our company’s mission to make our customers happy through outstanding service.
· Proudly Canadian
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