PMCR’s Partner Network showcases some of the businesses, consultants, service providers or suppliers who are contributing to a thriving Manitoba Capital Region. PMCR’s partners are committed to a strong and sustainable Capital Region and play a key role in the success of our organization.
We believe in working collaboratively, not only as regional governments, but also with industry, business and other organizations. Incredible talent and resources are thriving in the Capital Region and connecting across sectors and regional boundaries is essential for sustainable growth. PMCR creates a forum for the collaborative work of all stakeholders to ensure decisions benefit from a diversity of expertise and experience. Our members need to hear from voices in business, industry and research to make better, more sustainable decisions — we are committed to supporting this connection through the PMCR Partner Network.
If you are interested in cultivating relationships and supporting the work of Capital Region decision makers, and would like to join the Partner Network:
>> Review our Partner Network outline
Alt Hotel, Winnipeg’s new destination for business and leisure travelers, is across the street from the MTS Centre and within walking distance of the Winnipeg RBC Convention Centre and the city’s best attractions. Alt Hotel Winnipeg’s mission is to provide guests with personalized service delivered by attentive staff that anticipate and exceed guest expectations. The hotel offers an innovative no-frills-chic concept combining modern design and eco-friendly features at a great price. Guests love the complimentary wi-fi, the complimentary continental breakfast, and the bright, well-equipped fitness centre. The light-filled lobby is the perfect spot for hotel guests to relax, socialize or have an impromptu business meeting.
Barkman is a leader in the industry, with over 65+ years of experience, barkman brings a wide array of knowledge and expertise to the topic of pre-cast concrete. Our product offerings range from paving stones to slabs, retaining walls to barrier curbs, site furnishings to steps, custom pre-cast and much more. A focus on product quality and customer satisfaction means that all of our products have been engineered to provide the ultimate in durability; even in the harshest of climatic conditions. Moreover, through vigorous testing and top of the line quality control measures, barkman ensures that all of their products meet and in many cases exceed CSA standards. A customer first focused company based out of Steinbach, MB, barkman is willing and ready to meet the needs of their customers by being both a supplier and a resource.
Barnes & Duncan is a locally owned multidisciplinary firm specializing in Land Surveying, Construction Surveying, Municipal Engineering and Geographic Information Systems. With a history dating back more than 100 years, we have a tremendous amount of knowledge and experience in the firm related to all types of land development projects. We provide professional services to land developers, construction companies, all levels of government including rural municipalities and various other professionals such as architects, lawyers and other engineering firms. If you have a project that involves Land Surveying, Municipal Engineering, Construction Surveying or Geographic Information Systems, we can help develop those opportunities.
The Canadian Beverage Container Recycling Association (CBCRA) is a not-for-profit, industry-funded organization whose membership includes beverage brand owners and distributors. CBCRA is committed to reaching the government-mandated target of recovering 75% of beverage containers sold in Manitoba through its Recycle Everywhere program. The Recycle Everywhere program is Canada’s first province-wide away from home beverage container recycling program. They have partnered with municipalities, communities, businesses, institutions, parks, festivals and events throughout Manitoba and provided them with FREE Recycle Everywhere bins for their spaces.
CentrePort Canada is North America’s largest inland port, offering 20,000 acres of high-quality, affordable industrial land and unique access to tri-modal transportation, including three Class I railways (Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, and BNSF Railway), a 24/7 global air cargo airport and an international trucking hub. CentrePort Canada Inc. offers a wide-variety of single-window services for investors including assistance with incentives and Foreign Trade Zone benefits; land-development approvals; land and space inventory; business, government and market connections; industry-related referrals; joint marketing; and landowner’s council.
D'Arcy & Deacon LLP has provided leading legal services in the Province of Manitoba for over 130 years and in the Province of Alberta for over 20 years. With offices in Winnipeg and Calgary, D’Arcy & Deacon LLP has more than 40 lawyers practicing in most major areas of the law.
Orvel Currie and Jennifer Hanson of D’Arcy & Deacon LLP have broad experience advising provincial and municipal governments as well as private sector businesses. Specifically, they have experience in Ontario, British Columbia, Manitoba and Alberta acting as lead counsel to municipal, provincial and federal governmental entities with respect to labour matters, multi-million dollar public private partnership projects and in construction and infrastructure projects including P3 projects. Their experience includes advising federal, provincial, and public sector entities with respect to public private partnership, environmental projects, projects concerning health and safety law in western Canada, large contracts, and alternative dispute resolutions. As well, they have experience advising public sector entities for the construction and tendering of utility projects in Western Canada; as well as builder’s liens, construction liens and regulatory requirements.
Economic Development Winnipeg Inc. (EDW) is the lead economic development agency for Winnipeg. EDW facilitates investment promotion and attraction, capacity building, tourism development, marketing and the management of market information. By applying competitive intelligence and by fostering relationships with industry leaders, government officials and community stakeholders, EDW evaluates potential opportunities and innovation drivers to develop key industries and define future economic growth. EDW also supports targeted sector, community and social development, and promotes Winnipeg’s diverse economy and high quality of life.
The Economic Affairs Department of the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Toronto promotes the bilateral economic ties and the development of economic cooperation and trade between the Netherlands and Canada. The Consulate offers assistance to Dutch companies that are interested in investing, finding a local business partner, supplier, customer or subcontractor, as well as to Canadian companies that are interested in development or expansion of their business activities in/with the Netherlands. In addition, we facilitate organization of trade missions and company visits in the Netherlands and Canada and the cooperation between Economy and Trade chambers, sectors and associations. The Consulate periodically organizes topical seminars and workshops for the Canadian private and governmental sector aimed at sharing Dutch experiences, expertise and values in certain areas.
Manitoba Hydro is a Crown Corporation and the province's major energy utility. From our head office in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, we:
- serve 567 634 electric customers throughout Manitoba and 276 858 natural gas customers in various communities throughout southern Manitoba;
- maintain a position of being among the lowest cost providers of domestic electricity rates in Canada;
- export electricity to electric utilities through our participation in 3 wholesale markets in Canada and the mid-western United States;
- offer a wide range of energy services and programs to our customers, either directly or through our business interests;
- generate nearly all our electricity from self-renewing water power using 15 hydroelectric generating stations, primarily on the Winnipeg, Saskatchewan and Nelson rivers;
- are the major distributor of natural gas in the province, delivering natural gas to nearly 100 communities in the province;
- have capital assets-in-service at original cost exceeding $19.8 billion, making us one of the largest energy utilities in Canada.The governance of the Corporation is through The Manitoba Hydro-Electric Board. Members are appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council.
Manitoba Hydro’s Power Smart programs provide education, incentives and expertise to achieve energy savings in electricity and natural gas use. Programs exist for households as well as small and large businesses that support the growing Manitoba economy. Manitoba Hydro’s Power Smart programs have been generating economic activity and green jobs for over 25 years. Over 3,000 contractors, retailers and service providers actively support energy efficiency upgrades in homes and business through Manitoba Hydro’sr Power Smart programs. Manitobans who take advantage of these programs are not only reducing their own energy bills but are also positively contributing to the reduction of the province’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Lombard North Group is an interdisciplinary firm specializing in landscape architecture, planning, project management, and public engagement across a broad scope and scale of projects. Our team has a breadth of experience working with public and private sector clients on a variety of planning, design, and implementation projects. We have been serving clients for almost 40 years and maintain an award winning reputation throughout Canada.
MMM Group Limited is a multidisciplinary consulting firm creating vibrant and healthy communities through innovative transportation, planning, engineering, geomatics, and project management services. We are an industry leader providing cutting-edge, personalized, and practical solutions that help our public and private clients seize opportunities, address risks, and navigate regulations to create award-winning projects.
Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba Inc. (MMSM) is a not-for-profit, industry-funded organization that develops, implements and operates the province’s residential recycling programs for packaging and printed paper.
MMSM works on behalf of the manufacturers, retailers and other organizations that supply packaging and printed paper to Manitobans. Bringing together the businesses helping to finance recycling services, the consumers that diligently recycle their used items and municipal partners that collect and process recyclables. MMSM is helping to ensure that as much recyclable waste as possible is captured efficiently and doesn’t end up in landfill.
For more information, visit simplyrecycle.ca.
Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. is one of North America’s largest full-service, vertically integrated waste management companies, providing non-hazardous solid waste collection, recycling, and landfill disposal services to commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
We pride ourselves on our community involvement, environmental awareness and a very strong commitment to personalized and friendly customer service.
We divert more than 1.2 million tons of materials from landfills each year. Our landfills are recognized in our industry as being best-in-class facilities by the Solid Waste Association of North America. The paper we process represents nearly 10.8 million trees.
In North America we have 120 Collection Operations, 72 Transfer stations, 31 Landfills, 47 Material Recovery Facilities and 5 Gas to energy facilities. We employ 7,500 dedicated employees in North America.
Qualico Communities has been shaping the way neighbourhoods in and around Winnipeg grow for almost half a century. Building on decades of knowledge in community development, we pride ourselves on exploring new ways of doing things and are keen to work with our partners to build vibrant, sustainable communities where people don’t just live, but where they thrive.
Qualico Communities has active development in municipalities of Winnipeg, East St. Paul, Macdonald and Headingley. Current projects range from bare land condominium and urban infill projects to single family and complete communities with multi-family, mixed-use commercial and single family homes.
Solar Solutions Inc. is a full-service renewable energy company serving commercial, institutional and industrial clients. Locally owned and in operation for over 25 years, Solar Solutions team of professionals design, manufacture and integrate advanced solar energy systems and conservation products for a wide variety of applications.
Through industry leading system engineering and service delivery, Solar Solutions knowledge, experience and quality products deliver predictable results and long term value to clients and communities across Canada and around the world. Whether large or small, Solar Solutions renewable energy projects save money, generate dependable power and reduce reliance on fossil fuels.
Stantec unites more than 13,000 employees working in over 200 locations. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resource, and infrastructure projects to life. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.
Terracon Development Ltd. (Terracon) is Winnipeg’s exclusive developer of Master Planned Business Parks. Terracon and its affiliated companies have been in the business of building and leasing high quality commercial buildings for over 50 years. Terracon offers three locations situated on over 350 acres of land and over 1 million square feet of multi-flex office space. Take Pride Winnipeg has consistently awarded Terracon for its landscaping quality and design.
Terracon is also a leader in the development of a number of residential communities, including Aspen Lakes in Oakbank, MB, along with Waterside Estates and Castlebury Meadows, both in Winnipeg, MB.
Ventura Land Company Inc. is one of Manitoba's largest capital region development firms. Ventura develops subdivisions in some of the Capital Region's preeminent communities. Led by a vision to foster growth in the capital region, Ventura aims to develop forward-thinking communities that enhance the quality of life for all residents.
"Building Communities with Vision.”
Winnipeg Airports Authority Inc. is responsible for the management and operation of Winnipeg Richardson International Airport, a full-service airport providing passengers and cargo clients access to markets across Canada, the United States, Mexico and the world. Located at the geographic centre of North America, with round-the-clock operations, Winnipeg Richardson International Airport is the number one dedicated freighter airport in Canada as measured by the number of flights. The airport generates over $3.6 billion in total economic output and welcomes over 3.5 million passengers annually.
The World Trade Centre Winnipeg (WTC Winnipeg) is a member of the World Trade Centers Association, the leading international trade network, representing more than 300 World Trade Centres in nearly 100 countries. The WTC Winnipeg provides support to Manitoba companies looking to grow their business beyond Manitoba and provides services to international companies interested in doing business with Manitoba companies. The WTC Winnipeg’s trade development team provides a range of services to help companies identify and pursue Targeted Trade Opportunities, explore new markets, and seek international partnership opportunities.
WSP is one of the world’s leading professional services firms, working with governments, businesses, architects and planners and providing integrated solutions across many disciplines. We provide services to transform the built environment and restore the natural environment; our expertise ranges from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and from developing the energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Our Winnipeg office has a staff of 150 professionals, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, landscape architects, environmental scientists and interior design professionals, Our global team consists of approximately 6,650 employees in Canada and a total 32,000 employees world-wide, based in more than 500 offices, across 39 countries. They cover the professions listed above and many others including economists, archaeologists, biologists, sociologists and more.