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Drake, SK

Long-distance grain rescue

You can anticipate spoilage, but you can never be sure when and where it’s going to pop up. Or where you’ll be. That’s what Blake Bergen of 3B Acres in Drake, SK discovered in fall 2019 when his Florida vacation was interrupted...
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Nuclear & Environmental Services | Bruce County

Bruce Power Radiological Environmental Risk Assessment

Calian was contracted to conduct the radiological component of the Environmental Risk Assessment (ERA) for the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station. This assessment identified potential human health and environmental risks as a result of historical and ongoing operations at the facility. The radiation...
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Arcola, SK

Fuel Lock® delivers quick ROI

Management at JJ Trucking Ltd in Arcola, SK struggled with the decision to buy their own fuel tank. “Our biggest question was about monitoring it,” said Sheila Sim. “We didn’t want stealing; theft was a big concern.” Indeed there was reason for...
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Electronics Design & Manufacturing

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Engineering Solutions & Services

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Antennas and RF Systems

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Systems Engineering Solutions

Mike Tourigny has over 30 years of experience at Calian, Advanced Technologies (formerly Calian SED), including more than 20 years in senior management roles. Mike is responsible for the Manufacturing operation including procurement, assembly, test, service and logistics. He holds Bachelor’s degrees in Engineering and Computer Science.

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Gord Youngson

Engineering Solutions & Services

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