Sponsors play a large part in allowing our team to build a robot and participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition. We would like to thank the many companies that have chosen to sponsor us and help us make our dreams come true.
Founded by Dr. George Duncan in 1982, Accurassay Laboratories has been an independent, privately owned company with 30 years of experience in the mineral analysis business in Canada. Accurassay has grown over the years from a small owner-managed laboratory, to a significant mid-tier laboratory in Canada with a goal of providing Accurate assays through automation, accreditation and assiduity. With a growing professional management team, and a strong technical heritage, Accurassay is set to take advantage in the mining industry, and will be able to grow largely in the future.
Allied Construction Corporation
With 20 years of remodeling experience on Residential and Commercial Projects under his belt, founder Tom Katsaros is always looking for new ways to improve his company to keep up with the changing times. Allied Construction Corporation is a mid-sized Design and Build Firm that specializes in Custom Built second story additions and extensions. They believe that taking the time to plan out your design with their architects is the first step to years of enjoyment in a smart investment.
Armo Tool is a family owned and operated business, founded by Ross and George Whitney in 1969, and by pursuing opportunities they have grown to over 100 employees since then. Now in their third generation, they have earned the reputation built on providing “one stop” tooling solutions from the design stage to the beginning of production. With each new customer they find a new challenge, they add new equipment, or a new skill, to meet their needs. Armo Tool builds long term relationships with their customers, and they continue to explore new opportunities while working with them. They perform all processes in-house from design, to machining, to programming and runoffs.
Cando General Contracting
Since 1978, this company has had a “can-do” approach to doing business. Cando General Contracting is a dynamically employee owned company committed to innovation, and entrepreneurship. With operations in North America and worldwide sales, they are in the business of supplying specialized services, quality materials, and innovative solutions to customers in the rail sector and to the industries that depend on the movement of bulk materials.
Founded in 1993 by James Schmalz, and headquartered in our very own London, Ontario, Digital Extremes Ltd. is ranked as one of the world’s top development studios in the interactive entertainment industry. It started out in the game industry with “Epic Pinball” and has progressed to working with Apple, and creating video games to accompany popular movies.
Evergreen Wheatgrass Juices Inc.
Founded in 1988 by Dan Tomen Sr., Evergreen Wheatgrass Juices Inc. has been dedicated to becoming the leader in providing a wheatgrass juice in a convenient form, and is close to nature. With over 20 years of experience, Evergreen offers a wheatgrass that is certified organic, without refining or the use of Genetically Engineered Food, pesticides, additives, or hormones.
Forest Fire City Protection and Security
For 25 years Forest City Fire Protection and Security has been growing from a concept into a corporation. Operating out of five locations over two countries, and employing over 200 individuals, they are committed to a business philosophy which embraces accountability, integrity and respect. They look to the future in making a difference in our community, and around the world.
General Dynamics, Land Systems – Canada
Established in 1948, General Dynamics Canada has been a trusted and loyal partner to the global defence sector for over 60 years. General Dynamics Canada supports defence organizations and public security markets in Canada and abroad by providing technology-based electronic systems, systems integration, and in-service support. They are a leading worldwide supplier of innovative solutions for land, airborne and maritime applications. They don’t just lead the way, they set the technical standard. As Canada’s largest and most established defence systems integrator, they have the capacity to take on multi-year projects of strategic national significance, scope and scale, and deliver cost-effective, mission-critical systems. Their customers have the access to the General Dynamics family technology, and the corporate strength of more than 83,000 people worldwide. In the community their actions express their commitment, and they actively form strategic and academic partnerships, volunteer time and participate in charitable, academic and industry organizations.
Governor Simcoe Secondary School
With a population of 859, Governor Simcoe Secondary School is a public secondary school in the District School Board of Niagara. Governor Simcoe provides students with comprehensive college and university-level courses, for apprenticeship, college and university admission. Former students have achieved a Bronze Medal for Canada in the World Junior Hockey Championships 2012, and a World Record by having four Team Canada Members who attended the same high school. Governor Simcoe takes great pride in their school and former, and current students refer to the school as “Our House”. The school seeks to: promote intellectual thought, nurture creativity, support their student’s health and well-being, and prepare students for a technological world. These four facts of learning are referenced in their logo, along with a Redcoat Soldier who stands guard and pays homage to their historical background and proud school tradition.
Since 1959 Harvey’s has been Canadian owned and operated for over 50 years and takes pride in proudly serving the people in Canada with there amazing recipe and delicious hamburger each and every day. Much has changed over the years, but their recipe still remains true and as delicious as ever. Once the burger is grilled to perfection, you as a customer can choose from a wide selections of fresh toppings to build, and enjoy the perfect burger made just for you.
JMP Engineering Inc.
Founded in 1987 right here in London, Ontario, Canada, from day one they have pursued leadership positioning, based on their ability to creatively influence current technology to enhance manufacturing performance in every market that they serve. JMP has grown geographically over the years, to better serve and help people and businesses realize their full potential by continuously redefining what is possible. Their values and beliefs of integrity, relationships, pursuit of excellence, leadership, respect, and collaboration, are what they stand for, where they are going, and are at the heart and soul of everything they do; to continually build their future.
Professional Engineers of Ontario, London Chapter
Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO), is the provincial association of professional engineers, with 63,000 members in 5 regions of Ontario. With regions divided into chapters, London is one of the 9 chapters within the Western region that offers many opportunities for engineers who want to begin their career. With over 1900 members, you can find a diverse group of industries that employs numerous professional engineers from engineering firms, automotive assembly plants, large multinational manufacturers of consumer goods, a brewery, and a budding aerospace industry.
For more than a quarter of a century Trojan UV has led the development of water treatment solutions by using environmentally friendly ultraviolet light. Trojan UV began in 1976 when their founder Hank Vander Laan, bought a small company located right here in London, Ontario. Based on his vision of developing this little company into a global company capable of solving complex water problems, thus Trojan Technologies was born. Trojan has the largest base of UV systems in operation in the world, and they are committed to reducing water stress and maximizing this invaluable resource for current and future generations. Their continued development of innovative, technology based solutions provides municipalities, industrial enterprises and consumers with practical ways to solve their water-related and process problems in an environmentally responsible way.
Union Gas Limited
Union Gas is a major Canadian gas storage, transmission and distribution company based in Ontario, Canada. With approximately 2,200 employees, they are one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2011, with 100 years of experience and service to their customers. Union Gas serves about 1.4 million residential, commercial, and industrial customers in more than 400 communities across Ontario.
United Rentals Inc., the largest equipment rental company in the world, was founded in 1997. With an integrated network of more than 550 rental locations in 48 states and 10 Canadian provinces, United Rentals is committed to making sure their customers have success through expertise, partnership, availability, reliability, safety, and flexibility. Their diverse customer base includes construction and industrial companies, utilities, municipalities, and homeowners.