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Canadian Welding Bureau

Company name(s)

Legal Name
Canadian Welding Bureau
Operating Name
CWB Group

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Company contact information

Mailing address

8260 Parkhill Dr
MILTON , Ontario
L9T 5V7

Location address

8260 Parkhill Dr
MILTON, Ontario
L9T 5V7

Company Profile


The CWB Group is an industry supported, private sector organization providing welding certification, management systems registration and training services to over 7600 companies in 34 countries. Supported through the Canadian Welding Bureau, CWB Institute, QUASAR, and the Canadian Welding Association membership, the CWB Group provides a comprehensive and integrated service to the welding and joining industry. Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, with staff and offices across the country, the CWB Group is accredited by, and operates under the authority of the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) as a Certification Body for the administration of Canadian Standards Association (CSA) welding related standards. Recognized as one of the largest and most innovate welding organizations in the world, CWB Group's reach is unique in the fact that we are a national mandated organization that has successfully transitioned into international markets, bringing with us our high standards with respect to welding certification, education, safety and membership. The CWB Group prides itself in being innovative in their services and highly responsive to their clients' needs, which results in an important contribution to the high level of competence enjoyed by industries employing welding and joining and the consistent progress in welding technology, as well as the reliability of welded products.
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Douglas Luciani
Title:
President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(905) 542-1312
Facsimile:
(905) 542-1318
Email:
doug.luciani@cwbgroup.org

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Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Exporting:
Yes  
Primary Industry (NAICS):
561990 - All Other Support Services
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
611690 - All Other Schools and Instruction
Primary Business Activity:
Services  
Service Name:
Welding/Services/Sales/Certification
The Canadian Welding Bureau was formed by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) over 60 years ago. The purpose of the Welding Bureau is to administer Canada's national welding standards, which are embedded in the national building code and other industry specific documents. Funded by industry, and acting on behalf of the Canadian public, the Welding Bureau plays an important role by certifying welding companies that create products for use within Canada as well as the welders and welding consumables used in their creation. Within the Structural and erecting industry it is mandatory that all companies be certified by the Welding Bureau however many non-welding companies choose to be voluntarily certified, as the Welding Bureau is the only organization that issues nationally recognized credentials.

Service Name:
Education and Training
The CWB Institute (CWBi) is Canada's leading educational resource for welding and non-destructive testing/evaluation training. In support of the welding, joining and inspection industry, the CWBi provides training for the vast majority of Canadian Welding inspectors and supervisors, as well as being the only national body accredited to issue qualifications for welding engineers. For non-destructive education, the CWBi covers the full range of standard NDE methods, as well as providing additional critical courses, such as Radiation Safety and Protection – CEDO. With qualified instructors and training facilities located across Canada, the CWBi is able to offer students and their employers a range of education options from custom on-site training to self paced on-line learning. CWBi also provides additional courses tied to welding sales professional, non-welding engineers, building officials as well as high school and post-secondary instructors and students. The CWBi has invested heavily in providing and managing a standardized nationalized curriculum, testing and skills assessment for welding training. Under the Acorn brand, this program bridges the needs of both education and industry to create, qualify and reward a pool of skilled labours. The CWBi leads the way in skills trade education, integrating technologies like rapid prototyping, augmented reality, on-line learning and mobilized content to provide training solutions that are fully modern, up-to-date and provide training in a truly engaging fashion.


Service Name:
Canadian Welding Association Membership
The Canadian Welding Association (CWA) is a not-for-profit division of the CWB Group and is a membership driven association, mandated to promote and support the welding and joining industry in Canada. The CWA is represented throughout Canada by a loyal Chapter membership of over 65,000 professionals and companies in the welding and joining industry. The CWA plays a key role by engaging with and educating industry, government agencies, educational institutions and the general public about the opportunities and importance of welding and joining in Canada.


Service Name:
Auditing, Quality Management and ISO Certification
QUASAR's exceptional client satisfaction rating (98%) is derived from its expertise, experience and commitment to excellence in providing auditing, quality management and ISO certification services that cover over 40 industry sectors throughout Canada, the U.S. and Asia. Ranging from manufacturing, structural steel, construction transportation equipment and fabrication to shipbuilding electricity supply and business process outsourcing, QUASAR ensures that each client's specific needs are integrated into an effective management system solution. Proudly Canadian, QUASAR is accredited by the Standards Council of Canada and offers a range of industry specific audit services including ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, OHSAS 18001 and CSA A660-04.

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Third-Party Information Liability Disclaimer

Some of the information on this Web page has been provided by external sources. The Government of Canada is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information supplied by external sources. Users wishing to rely upon this information should consult directly with the source of the information. Content provided by external sources is not subject to official languages, privacy and accessibility requirements.

Contacts

Contact information

Douglas Luciani
Title:
President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(905) 542-1312
Facsimile:
(905) 542-1318
Email:
doug.luciani@cwbgroup.org
Description

Company description

Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Exporting:
Yes  
Primary Industry (NAICS):
561990 - All Other Support Services
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
611690 - All Other Schools and Instruction
Primary Business Activity:
Services  
Products, services and licensing

Product / Service / Licensing

Service Name:
Welding/Services/Sales/Certification
The Canadian Welding Bureau was formed by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) over 60 years ago. The purpose of the Welding Bureau is to administer Canada's national welding standards, which are embedded in the national building code and other industry specific documents. Funded by industry, and acting on behalf of the Canadian public, the Welding Bureau plays an important role by certifying welding companies that create products for use within Canada as well as the welders and welding consumables used in their creation. Within the Structural and erecting industry it is mandatory that all companies be certified by the Welding Bureau however many non-welding companies choose to be voluntarily certified, as the Welding Bureau is the only organization that issues nationally recognized credentials.

Service Name:
Education and Training
The CWB Institute (CWBi) is Canada's leading educational resource for welding and non-destructive testing/evaluation training. In support of the welding, joining and inspection industry, the CWBi provides training for the vast majority of Canadian Welding inspectors and supervisors, as well as being the only national body accredited to issue qualifications for welding engineers. For non-destructive education, the CWBi covers the full range of standard NDE methods, as well as providing additional critical courses, such as Radiation Safety and Protection – CEDO. With qualified instructors and training facilities located across Canada, the CWBi is able to offer students and their employers a range of education options from custom on-site training to self paced on-line learning. CWBi also provides additional courses tied to welding sales professional, non-welding engineers, building officials as well as high school and post-secondary instructors and students. The CWBi has invested heavily in providing and managing a standardized nationalized curriculum, testing and skills assessment for welding training. Under the Acorn brand, this program bridges the needs of both education and industry to create, qualify and reward a pool of skilled labours. The CWBi leads the way in skills trade education, integrating technologies like rapid prototyping, augmented reality, on-line learning and mobilized content to provide training solutions that are fully modern, up-to-date and provide training in a truly engaging fashion.


Service Name:
Canadian Welding Association Membership
The Canadian Welding Association (CWA) is a not-for-profit division of the CWB Group and is a membership driven association, mandated to promote and support the welding and joining industry in Canada. The CWA is represented throughout Canada by a loyal Chapter membership of over 65,000 professionals and companies in the welding and joining industry. The CWA plays a key role by engaging with and educating industry, government agencies, educational institutions and the general public about the opportunities and importance of welding and joining in Canada.


Service Name:
Auditing, Quality Management and ISO Certification
QUASAR's exceptional client satisfaction rating (98%) is derived from its expertise, experience and commitment to excellence in providing auditing, quality management and ISO certification services that cover over 40 industry sectors throughout Canada, the U.S. and Asia. Ranging from manufacturing, structural steel, construction transportation equipment and fabrication to shipbuilding electricity supply and business process outsourcing, QUASAR ensures that each client's specific needs are integrated into an effective management system solution. Proudly Canadian, QUASAR is accredited by the Standards Council of Canada and offers a range of industry specific audit services including ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, OHSAS 18001 and CSA A660-04.

Last Update Date 2015-12-21
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