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Millwrighting, Ironworkers & Rigging

"Not only did your team help us determine the issue and resolve it, they also rearranged their personal schedules over the weekend to help us react to our customer needs."

- Polycorp Ltd.

The Millwrighting and Rigging group has the capability, expertise and equipment required to safely complete plant relocations, equipment re-builds, upgrades, maintenance and repairs. We own the common and specialized equipment required to handle all of your heavy equipment moves in a safe, efficient and competitive manner.

Our depth of technical expertise in the industrial manufacturing market and process industries allows us to complete projects safely and professionally within schedule and budget. We offer reliable and prompt breakdown and maintenance service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with our experienced, qualified tradesmen supported by a service related management team.

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  • Certified Millwrights, Ironworkers, Riggers and Welders.
  • Complete plant relocations and turnkey installations.
  • Machinery moving and equipment installations.
  • Machinery and press maintenance, rebuilds and upgrades.
  • Industrial plant modernization, upgrades and retrofits.
  • Plant maintenance & overload support.
  • Shift coverage, trade labour supplement and plant shutdown assistance.
  • Vacation coverage for your plant.
  • Preventive maintenance program for industrial equipment.
  • Robotics and automation installation.
  • Precision optical and laser alignments.
  • 3D scanning experienced technicians and equipment.
  • CWB certified custom and structural fabrication.
  • Conveyor fabrications and installations.
  • Fabrication support by three in-house shops.
  • Hoisting and rigging.
  • Safety Guarding design and installation.
  • In-house multi-trade support.
Industries Served
  • Transportation
  • Industrial
  • Manufacturing & Assembly Plants
  • Petro-Chemical
  • Power Generation
  • Automotive
  • Steel Mill
  • Breweries
  • Food & Beverage
  • Cement & Aggregate
  • Institutional
  • Commercial
  • Energy
  • Rubber & Plastics
  • Mining
  • Fabric & Textiles
  • Marine & Bridges
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Waste Management
  • Robotics
The Trade-Mark Difference

The Millwrighting & Rigging (M&R) group is an integral part of Trade-Mark Industrial and is proud of its reputation and ability to react quickly and positively to the requirements of the industry.   Our vast internal resources coupled with the extensive experience and knowledge that our skilled trades people and management teams possess affords us the ability and confidence to rise to any challenge.    This M&R group works harmoniously with the electrical, piping, sheet metal, equipment and transportation groups as well as TMI shops to seamlessly complete every service job or project safely, professionally, on time and within budget. 


 

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Based in Cambridge, Ontario. Trade-Mark provides millwrighting and rigging across Southwestern Ontario including Cambridge, Guelph, London, the Greater Toronto Area and beyond.

Thomas Straus

VP, Millwright & Rigging
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With Trade-Mark since 1998. As a Certified Construction Millwright and 16 years of experience in the industrial sector, Thomas has the technical knowledge and experience to successfully manage Trade-Mark’s Millwright, Iron Worker, Rigging and Heavy Haul operations. With customer service and satisfaction being a top priority, the Millwright and Iron Worker team has grown to become industry leading. Thomas enjoys spending his free time with his wife, four boys and friends. His hobbies include golf, water sports and travelling.

Phone: 519-650-7080
Cell: 519-569-0940
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Matt Shiry

Millwright, Iron Worker and Rigging Estimator/Coordinator
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With Trade-Mark since 2005. As a Certified Construction Millwright with 17 years of experience in the Industrial sector, Matt brings many valuable skills to the Trade-Mark team. For the past 10 years he's worked as an estimator / coordinator. Matt enjoys spending his free time with his wife, five children and friends. Hobbies include; golf, four wheeling, snowmobiling and travel.

Phone: 519-650-7082
Cell: 519-242-3546
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John Szabo

Project Manager
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John has been servicing the millwright and rigging industry since 1980. Over the last 25 years, he’s had a range of hands-on experience with everything from truck driving to running large, multi-trade projects as a field supervisor. John’s knowledge is well-diversified in the automotive, food and beverage, plastics, HVAC and paper industries. He specializes in heavy lifts and is also capable of managing all requirements from single machine relocations to entire plant moves/consolidations. As a Project Manager for the last 12 years, John takes great pride in managing challenging jobs, ever changing schedules and demanding budgets. He excels at creating solutions for the most difficult moves in the industry by blending his experience with ingenuity and the latest in specialized equipment.

Direct: 519-650-7444
Cell: 647-467-7144
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Alex Peters

Estimator / Coordinator
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Alex Peters | Estimator / Coordinator With Trade-Mark since 2015. Alex brings 15 years of Automotive experience as a Certified Construction Millwright to our team. Alex enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two sons. Alex’s hobbies feature mountain climbing and mixed martial arts.

Direct: 519-650-6269
Cell 519-741-4350
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Vasko Arbutina

Millwright, Iron Worker and Rigging Estimator/Coordinator
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With Trade-Mark since 2005. With almost 30 years of Industrial Millwrighting experience, Vasko’s energetic nature and customer service skills allow him to continually exceed customer expectations. Vasko has the skills and expertise to manage any size project with the success and confidence required to allow Trade-Mark to grow naturally. Vasko enjoys spending his free time with his wife, three children and friends. When time permits, he enjoys hockey, soccer, golf, fishing and travel.

Phone: 519-650-7085
Cell: 519-504-8415
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David Straus

VP, Automotive
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With Trade-Mark since 1998. His first years were spent gaining hands-on trade experience as a Construction Millwright, later moving towards estimating and project management, where he gained a certification in the Gold Seal program. Over the last 20 years, David has gained much experience across many areas of the industrial sector. With client satisfaction at the forefront, he has managed to grow with Trade-Mark to become a contractor of choice for large and small scale projects in the auto manufacturing industry as a tier one supplier. David is a certified H&S Committee Member, and has never lost his continuous focus on overall corporate health and safety during his time with Trade-Mark. Enjoying time away from work with his wife and four young children has become a priority for David.

Phone: 519-650-8780
Cell: 519-588-8347
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Noel McDougall

Millwrighting & Rigging Project Manager
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With Trade-Mark since 2015, Noel brings 20 years’ experience as a Maintenance Millwright. Noel’s energetic nature, coupled with his extensive process and multi-trade knowledge in the plastic and stamping industry has formed strong relationships with clients that have taken him all over the world to manage projects and supply technical support. Noel has sat on both Canadian CSA and U.S. B11 safety committees in recent years, keeping him at the forefront of industry changes. A proud father, he enjoys traveling, motorcycles and spending time with family and friends.

Phone: 519-650-8394
Cell: 416-557-1164
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Ian Machnik

Millwrighting & Rigging Estimator/Coordinator
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With Trade-Mark since 2015, Ian is a Certified Industrial Millwright with over 10 years of experience of industrial and construction experience. Before joining Trade-Mark, Ian spent time in the Food, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Manufacturing, Water Treatment and Corrugated industries. Ian enjoys spending time with his wife and son, as well as mountain biking and skiing.

Phone: 519-650-7285
Cell: 519-573-1213
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Mark Peters

Millwright, Iron Worker and Rigging Estimator/Coordinator
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With Trade-Mark since 2009. With over 26 years of experience as a Certified Construction Millwright, Mark has hands-on and estimating & coordinating experience in the industrial sector. His ability to react to the needs of our customers has made Mark a vital part in growing industrial market share. Mark enjoys spending his free time with his wife and four daughters. Hobbies include running, working out, riding his motorcycle and travelling.

Phone: 519-650-7084
Cell: 905-719-8956
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Dillon Ransom

Millwright, Iron Worker and Rigging Estimator/Coordinator
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With Trade-Mark since 2010. With over a decade of field experience and more than five years in project management, Dillon has the skillset required to follow through on projects of any scope and scale. From tendering to commissioning stages, delivering top quality service on time and on budget is second only to safety while doing so. With exceptional organizational skills, Dillon is able to secure the necessary resources to ensure every project is a success. Dillon enjoys spending his free time golfing, fishing and riding ATV’s with family and friends.

Phone: 519-650-7086
Cell: 519-572-3218
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Patrick Ash

Millwright, Iron Worker and Rigging Senior Project Manager
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With Trade-Mark since 1999. Over 25 years as a Certified Construction Millwright and CWB supervisor, Patrick has several years of field and estimating & project management experience specializing in the cement and mining industries. He has been fortunate to provide breakdown and shutdown services to many of the same customers over his entire career and continues to develop new and exciting long-term relationships. Patrick enjoys any opportunity to travel to new destinations with his wife and two daughters. When at home, he spends time with his family on their tree farm, boating, snowmobiling and skiing.

Phone: 519-650-7083
Cell: 519-580-8562
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Yvon Brouillette

Senior Project Manager
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Yvon Brouillette | Senior Project Manager With Trade-Mark since 2014. Yvon has built a well-known reputation for efficient, well organized and client focused project managing. Collectively bringing almost 30 years of licensed trades experience as well as over 20 years in the project management role; Yvon has the essential skills, experience and knowledge to handle jobs of any caliber. Yvon is positive by nature, extremely driven and passionate about what he does. He enjoys long walks with his wife and their puppy Benji. His hobbies include golfing and travelling in the Caribbean and Europe.

Direct: 519-650-7089
Cell: 226-751-4136
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