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E M I TWD TECHNOLOGIES CAN ADA FA L L / W I N T E R 2 0 1 2 • Ontario “We’re trying to get our name out there. I don’t think we’re a household name yet, but we’d like to change that.” // SCOTT WILSON, co-founder and principal TWD Technologies says it completes up to 100 industrial projects each year.. Mid-stream Mavens TWD has added construction management to its engineering, procurement and design of oil, energy and renewable energy installations. [ BY RUSS GAGER ] and are not resolved as quickly as they could,” Wilson continues. “So we like having more control. We deal with the owner and we deal with all the contractors, so we can solve all the problems, resolve issues and get things done effectively.” TWD Technologies is an engineering, procurement and construction management company that provides project development, execution and specialty engineering services for industries such as oil, energy, renewable energy, chemical processing, pharmaceuticals, automotive and food and beverage. “We’re primarily oil and gas,” Wilson declares. “I would say we are 60 percent oil and gas.” LARGEST BIODIESEL PLANT The company works on approximately 100 projects per year. Some are smaller upgrades of power plants, pipelines, fuel terminals and refineries. A major project is a new natural gas peaking station for Maxim Power Corp. and a silver refinery for Johnson Matthey. TWD has also provided full engineering, procurement and construction management services for Canada’s largest biodiesel plant that is being built by Great Lakes Biodiesel in Welland, Ontario, in the Niagara region. TWD Technologies began its evolution into construction management approximately four years ago as a way to ensure that its engineering designs were executed flawlessly. “I think the top reaPROFILE son is to have more control,” co-founder and Principal Scott Wilson maintains. “The traditional way of doing things is, we do the engineering and then a contractor builds it. “Issues can get blown out of proportion TWD Technologies. | Headquarters: Burlington, Ontario | Employees: 130 Specialty: Industrial engineering, procurement and construction management 148

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Energy & Mining International - Fall/Winter 2012

Energy & Mining International - Fall/Winter 2012
Guiding Voice
Worldwide Presence
Digging South of the Border
Honoring the Best
The Williston Basin
Whiting Petroleum Corp.
Breitling Oil and Gas
HDC Development Cos.
Aspen Air U.S. Corp.
Synergy Resources Corp.
Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services Inc.
Enviro Shield Products Inc.
Savage Services
T&R Transport
Boyd and Sons Construction
Roers Construction Inc. – Roers West LLC
J. Koski Co.
Pat’s Offroad Inc.
Tollberg Homes
Wildcat Minerals
Environmental Materials Inc. and Warren Transport Inc.
Borsheim Crane Service Inc.
Central Machining and Pump Repair
Hive Built Homes – Hive Modular
Jericho Services
Kuntz Builders Inc.
MT Rigmat LLC
Steffes Corporation
Wells Concrete
Annabelle Homes - Bakken Shale
Oil Pipeline Blues
Canada Focus
Orbite Aluminae Inc.
New Millennium Corp.
Dynacorp Fabricators Inc.
PCL Contractors
Colter Energy Services Inc.
Zargon Oil and Gas Ltd.
Prodigy Gold Inc.
Rambler Metals and Mining PLC
Innovator Industrial Services
TWD Technologies
Veresen Inc.
Columbus Castings
Comstock Mining Inc.
MS Energy Services
White Star Pump Co.
Golden Queen Mining Co. Ltd.
Pershing Gold
Summit Casing Equipment
Black Hawk Energy Services
Timberline Drilling Inc.
Butch’s Rat Hole and Anchor Service Inc.
Calfrac Well Services
Geoprobe Systems®
Pacific Energy Development
Crocodile Gold Corp.
Gold Standard Ventures Corp.
GreenHunter Water LLC
Preferred Sands
Romarco Minerals Inc.
The Final Shot

Energy & Mining International - Fall/Winter 2012