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MDS introduces RPM – their signature project management system for delivering complex projects

MDS has been successfully managing multi-million dollar gas turbine test facility projects for over 30 years. To deliver and meet the expectations of our customers and increasingly strict industry standards, traditional project management practices are simply not enough. That is why, over the course of 30+ years, we have developed and refined our signature project [...]
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MDS Aero Support Corporation Achieves Platinum Club Status with Canada’s Best Managed Companies

MDS is a 2019 winner of the Canada’s Best Managed Companies Platinum Club designation, having retained its Best Managed designation for seven years. MDS Aero Support Corporation has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the seventh consecutive year, achieving Platinum Club Status. The 2019 Best Managed program award winners are best-in class [...]
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MDS is named an Employee Recommended Workplace for 2019

In their third annual Employee Recommended Workplace Award, Morneau Shepell and The Globe and Mail recognized MDS as one of 75 "Employee Recommended Workplaces" for 2019. The Employee Recommended Workplace Award recognizes excellence in achieving a healthy, engaged, and productive workforce. It is the only award of its kind that is based entirely on feedback [...]
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MDS and CCC, an International Success Story

In 1993 MDS was a newcomer to the highly specialized turbine engine test cell market. Unknown on the world stage and a small company compared to the industry players at the time, MDS knew it would deliver excellence — but it needed a way to build credibility internationally. The Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) and its [...]
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The Job Search: Tips & Tricks from an HR Professional

By Carole Morris, Senior Executive and Director of HR for MDS In Human Resources, we encounter so many people vying for the same jobs. As the process goes, it starts with an application or resume and ends with an in-person interview. When you get to this stage, there are countless ways you can present yourself. [...]

MDS is named BEST BUSINESS for 2018

The Best Ottawa Business (BOB) awards were held on November 16, 2018 to recognize the most successful and influential companies in the city. The ceremony was held at the Westin hotel in downtown Ottawa. MDS was honoured with one of the biggest awards for the night – BEST BUSINESS! Fellow award recipients included Martello Technologies [...]
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The Power of Going Green

Our team at MDS is taking an active approach to preserving and protecting our precious environment. Committed to sustainable energy services, we have made the strategic decision to include energy-conscious solutions for our clients. The field of innovative energy is growing every day; we are actively contributing to that growth by expanding our core services [...]
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MDS Gives Rolls-Royce an Extreme-Cold Workout

With the new icing season fast approaching, MDS AeroTest is ramping up for another successful winter at the GLACIER facility. The previous testing season in Thompson, Manitoba saw technology for the newest generation of Rolls-Royce engines getting their first taste of extreme-cold temperatures. Since 2010, MDS AeroTest has been responsible for the management of the [...]
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