September 22, 2017 – Kincardine, Ontario – Global design firm Stantec has opened a new office in Bruce County, Ontario. Located at 926 Queen Street in Kincardine, Stantec’s new location will be a project office focusing on architectural, buildings engineering, planning and land development engineering in support of Bruce Power.
“We are pleased to see Stantec establish a local presence in our region, and look forward to continuing to build our relationship with them as we advance critical infrastructure projects to support Bruce Power’s Life Extension Program,” said Kevin Kelly, EVP, Corporate Services at Bruce Power.
“Our relationship with Bruce Power, and the commitment they have made to our Stantec team, is a key factor to our locating an office and staff in Kincardine,” said Kevin Fergin, regional business leader with Stantec. “We also look forward to further opportunities within Bruce County and the surrounding area. Many of our staff have roots in the area, so we feel a personal commitment to the County and to the success of the projects that help develop the community.”
Mitch Twolan, the Warden of Bruce County, congratulated Stantec on their expansion to the region. “We appreciate the value their commitment to local economic development will have on our surrounding communities,” Twolan said. “Our economic development partnership with Bruce Power, and the opportunities this has already brought to the area, is critical to ensuring the long-term sustainability of Bruce Power, its local supply chain, and our local communities.”
The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. Our work — planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Visit us at www.stantec.com or find us on social media.
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About Bruce Power
Formed in 2001, Bruce Power is an electricity company based in Bruce County, Ontario. We are powered by our people. Our 4,200 employees are the foundation of our accomplishments and are proud of the role they play in safely delivering clean, reliable, low-cost nuclear power to families and businesses across the province. Bruce Power has worked hard to build strong roots in Ontario and is committed to protecting the environment and supporting the communities in which we live. Learn more at www.brucepower.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
About the Economic Development and Innovation Initiative
In 2016, Bruce Power and the County of Bruce launched a regional economic development initiative to facilitate the expansion of Bruce Power Suppliers into the region. This initiative was in response to Bruce Power’s multi-billion dollar, multi-year Life Extension Program. More information on the initiative can be found at www.brucepower.com/suppliers.
For more information contact:
Bruce Power – John Peevers – 519-361-6583 – firstname.lastname@example.org
County of Bruce – Stellina Williams – 519-881-1291 – email@example.com
Stantec – Rachel Sa – 416-598-5699 – Rachel.firstname.lastname@example.org