Polycorp Ltd. Listed in PROFIT Magazines 25th Annual List of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies
Mon. June 3, 2013
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada, the PROFIT 500 has expanded to include the entrepreneurial achievements of forward thinking small businesses and honour their talents and achievements.
PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years.
Polycorp Ltd. made the PROFIT 500 list, ranking 445th with five-year revenue growth of 81%.
Polycorp featured in the April edition Business Excellence
Wed. April 10, 2013
Polycorp Ltd is featured in the April edition of Business Excellence. Andrew Haber, VP & GM, discusses key strategies and developments for the Transportation, Protective Linings and Mining Divisions.
Business-Excellence-April-2013.pdf (1.03 MB)
See you at SYMPHOS 2013 May 6-10 Agadir Morocco
Tue. April 30, 2013
The 2nd International Symposium on Innovation and Technology in the Phosphates Industry will be held in Agadir Morocco from May 6-10. This industrial and technical event is organized and sponsored by the OCP.
Canada's Best Managed Companies Awards Gala
Tue. April 16, 2013
On April 16, 2013 representatives from Canada’s Best Managed Companies congregated at Toronto’s Metro Toronto Convention Centre in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the program and to celebrate their success at the program’s annual buiness symposium and awards gala.
Visit us at Booth 2222 at CIM 2013 May 5-8 Toronto Ontario
Wed. April 3, 2013
The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) annual convention, CIM 2013, will be held in Toronto Ontario from May 5th to 8th.
Visit us at booth # 2222
See you at Bauma 2013 April 15-21 Munich Germany
Mon. April 1, 2013
The 30th International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Materials Machines, Mining Machines, Construction Vehicles and Contruction Equipment - BAUMA 2013 - will be held in Munich Germany from April 15-21 2013.
Visit us at Booth C2/412
See you at the Region of Waterloo's Light Rail Transit Trade Show April 23
Mon. March 18, 2013
The Cambridge Chamber of Commerce and Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce are presenting a Rapid Transit Trade Show April 23 at Bingemans Conference Centre.
Visit us at Booth 47 at 2013 Eastern Region Rail Crossing Expo April 16-18 Worcester MA
Mon. March 18, 2013
The 2013 Eastern Eastern Region Rail Crossing Conference & Expo, presented by the New England Rail Road Club and the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, will be held at the DCU Center in Worcester MA from April 16-18.
Visit us at booth # 47
Polycorp Videos can now be veiwed on Vimeo
Fri. March 8, 2013
Polycorp videos can now be accessed from anywhere on the web, by going to the Polycorp Ltd Channel on Vimeo
click here to go to the Polycorp Vimeo Channel
Video - New Calender Workcell Protective Linings Division
Tue. February 5, 2013
Polycorp Protective Linings Division announces the successful launch and commissioning of a third calender processing line to support the growing demand for its line of Polymeric and T-series Protective Lnings.
click here to view the video
See You At PDAC 2013 March 3-6 Toronto Ontario
Tue. February 5, 2013
The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) International Convention & Trade Show will be held in Toronto Ontario from March 3 -6, 2013.
Pramod Kumar Selected as the CMP International Relations Representative on CIM Council Committees
Mon. January 28, 2013
Pramod Kumar has been selected as the CMP International Relations Representative on CIM Council Committees.
The Canadian Mineral Processors Society (CMP) is a Technical Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum.
The CMP sponsors several technical sessions and symposia at all CIM Annual General Meetings and at The Metallurgical Society's Annual Conference of Metallurgists.
Polycorp Career Opportunties can now be accessed using the Corporate tab
Thu. January 24, 2013
See you at 45th CMP Conference January 21-24 Ottawa Ontario
Wed. January 16, 2013
The 45th Annual Canadian Mineral Processing Conference will be held in Ottawa Ontario from January 21-24 2013.
Visit us at Booth 514 at 2013 SME Annual Meeting & Exhibition February 24-27 Denver Colorado
Tue. January 15, 2013
The 142nd Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration Annual Meeting and Exhibition will be held in Denver Colorado from February 24 -27, 2013.
Visit us at Booth #514
Polycorp donates 3 accessible playground swings to the Centre of Wellingrton
Thu. January 10, 2013
One of the three accessible playground swings donated by Polycorp to the Centre of Wellington was unveiled at the Elora Community Centre Program.
Polycorp donated the swings in support of the Power of Play project championed by Andy Speers to build a fully accessible playground at Strait Park in Elora.
click here to see the Wellington Advertiser
Visit us at Booth 552 at NACE CORROSION 2013 March 17-21 Orlando Florida
Thu. January 10, 2013
NACE International's 68th annual conference - CORROSION 2013 - will be held in Orlando Florida from March 17-21.
Visit us at booth #552
See you at NRC 2013 January 9-12 Miami Florida
Mon. December 17, 2012
The National Railroad Construction & Maintenance Association (NRC) annual conference will be held in Miami Florida from January 9-12 2013.
See you at ExpoRail 2013 Jan 27-29 Cancun Mexico
Mon. December 10, 2012
The 12th International Railroad Industry Exhibition & Business Meeting, ExpoRail 2013, will be held in Cancun Mexico from January 27 - 29, 2013.
Visit us at booth #50
Polycorp Re-Qualified as One of Canada's Best Managed Companies
Fri. December 7, 2012
Polycorp Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has been re-qualified as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies for 2012. This prestigous award is sponsored by CIBC, Deloitte, National Post and Queen's School of Business.
Established in 1993, Canada's Best Managed Companies is the country's leading business awards program, recognizing excellence in Canadian owned and managed companies.
click to go to Polycorp's Canada's Best Managed Companies webpage
Ontario/Canada Mining Mission to Turkey & Kazakhstzan Nov 29 - Dec 6
Tue. October 23, 2012
The Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation in partnership with the Canadian Consulate in Instanbul Turkey has organized an Ontario/Canada mining mission inconjuntion with Mining Turkey 2012 which will take place in Istanbul Turkey, November 29-December 2, 2012.
The Mining Mission will also travel to Kazakhstan December 3 - 6 to discuss opportunities in the mining industry. The Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation has organized meetings in conjuntion with the Canadian Embassy in Astana Kazakhstan.
Pramod Kumar, Director Mining, will be representing Polycorp at this outreach program.
See you at AusRAIL 2012 Nov 27-28 Canberra Australia
Tue. October 23, 2012
AusRAIL 2012 Conference & Exhibition will be held in Canberra Australia from November 27-28.
Transportation Presentation APTA Track and Noise/Vibration Technical Forum Oct 26 Houston TX
Tue. October 23, 2012
Matt Bigger will be giving a presentation on the Benefits of Factory Encapsulation of Special Trackwork at the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Track and Noise/Vibration Technical Forum in Houston Texas on October 26, 2012.
See you at BOR 2012 Nov 6-8 Sao Paulo Brazil
Mon. October 22, 2012
The 15th Business On Rails Exhibition, BOR 2012, will be held in Sao Paulo Brazil from November 6-8 2012.
See you InnoTrans 2012 Sept 18-21 Berlin Germany
Thu. August 23, 2012
The International Trade Fair for Transport Technology, InnoTrans 2012, will be held in Berlin Germany from September 18 to 21.
See you at the Chlorine Institute's 2012 Fall Meeting un Baltimore, Maryland USA Sept 23-26
Wed. August 22, 2012
The 2012 Chlorine Institute Fall meeting will be held in Baltimore, Maryland from September 23-26.
See you at AREMA 2012 Sept 16-19 Chicago IL
Tue. August 21, 2012
The American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association Annual Conference & Exposition will be held in Chicago IL from September 16-19.
Polycorp Grade Crossing Systems RT&S June 2012
Thu. August 16, 2012
Polycorp Rubber Grade Crossing Systems are included in the RT&S June 2012 issue.
Polycorp-Grade-Crossing-Systems-RTS-June-2012.pdf (2.57 MB)
Protective Linings Plant Tour & Technical Meeting in Elora, Ontario Sept 13
Fri. August 10, 2012
The next Polycorp Protective Linings plant tour and techncial meeting takes place on September 13, 2012 at our Elora, Ontario manufacturing facility. This bi-annual event gives customers and end users an opportunity to learn more about the manufacture and testing of rubber linings, as well as share technical information on current practices in the industy.
If you are interested in attending this or future meetings, please contact Mark Moorehead, Polycorp Protective Linings Customer Service Representative.
Visit us at Booth 837 in the North Hall at MINExpo 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada USA Sept 24-26
Tue. August 7, 2012
MINExpo 2012 will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada from September 24-26.
Visit us at booth 837.
Visit us at Booth 57 at CORE 2012 in Brisbane Australia Sept 10-12
Mon. August 6, 2012
The 2012 Conference on Railway Engineering (CORE) will be held in Brisbane Australia from September 10-12, 2012.
Visit us at booth 57
Polycorp's Transportation Division Embedded Track System Video
Fri. August 3, 2012
Just added to the website -Polycorp Transportation Division's video showing Polycorp's complete transit system for embedded track.
click here to view the video
QuantumShift - Canada's Top Entrepeneurs
Mon. May 14, 2012
Co-developed by the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and KPMG Enterprise, QuantumShift brings together 40 of Canada’s most dynamic entrepreneurs each year for five days of learning and interaction designed to help them improve their leadership style, inspire their business partners and maximize their growth opportunities.
This year's group of entrepeneurs, which included Peter Snucins, President & CEO Polycorp Ltd, have just completed QuantumShift 2012.
President & CEO Polycorp Ltd. Selected for Elite Ivey Leadership Program
Mon. April 30, 2012
Polycorp Ltd. is proud to announce that Peter Snucins, President & CEO, has been selected as a participant in this years QuantumShift program.
QuantumShift is designed to help Canadian business owners accelerate their companies. The program focuses on how to lead an enterprise through exponential growth; how to attract and retain the best employees; how to uncover obstacles that may be limiting growth; how to value a venture and use strategies for moving from business plan to financial proposition; and how to build a strong network of entrepeneurial peers to share best-practices.
The Richard Ivey School of Business in partnership with KPMG Enterprise, TD Commercial Banking and the Globe and Mail have selected 40 successful entrepreneurs to participate in this intensive leadership development program.
Rubber & Plastics News April 16 - Polycorp Feature
Fri. April 27, 2012
Polycorp was featured in the April 16th issue of Rubber & Plastics News. Peter Snucins, President & CEO Polycorp Ltd, outlined that product innovation, technical partnerships and employee development were major factors in Polycorp being recognized as one of the 50 Best Managed Companies in Canada in 2011.
click here to read the article
Polycorp Ltd. profiled in the Materials Technology Institute's Winter 2012 publication
Thu. April 12, 2012
The Materials Technology Institute, founded in 1977, is a unique, not-for-profit technology development organization representing private industry. It sponsors projects focused on both developing new technology and transferring existing knowledge to day-to-day practice. Practical, generic, nonproprietary studies are conducted on the selection, design, fabrication, testing, inspection, and performance of materials of construction used in the process industries.
Click here to read Winter 2012 Issue
MTI-Winter-2012.pdf (4.14 MB)
Polycorp Ltd. Bronze Partner Excellence Canada
Fri. March 30, 2012
Founded in 1992 by Industry Canada, Excellence Canada is an independent, not-for-profit, organization that is committed to advancing organizational excellence across Canada.
Polycorp Ltd. is proud to be a Partner in Excellence
Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies Award Gala
Tue. March 27, 2012
On March 27, representatives from Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies congregated at Toronto’s Metro Toronto Convention Centre to celebrate their success at the program’s annual symposium and gala.
The symposium featured several break-out sessions with business experts and academics and a keynote speech from renowned writer Malcolm Gladwell.
Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies for 2011 were honored at the evening gala, hosted by Ben Mulroney.
Polycorp Selected One of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies
Tue. February 21, 2012
Established in 1993, Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies is the country's leading business awards program, recognizing excellence in Canadian owned and managed companies.
Polycorp is featured in the February 21st National Post/Financial Post Special Report paying tribute to the country's best and brightest entrepeneurs: Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies
Click to view the Financial Post Announcement
Click to view the Financial Post Polycorp article
Click to go the Polycorp 50 Best webpage
Thu. February 2, 2012
The Resources Page has been updated to include English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and German Mining, Protective Linings and Transportation Brochures
Successful Polycorp Special Trackwork Encapsulation Lay-Down at VAE Nortrak
Wed. February 1, 2012
Polycorp Engineering attended the TrackJacketTM Encapsulation lay-down for the Houston Rapid Transit (HRT) 4 Corridor Expansion Project at VAE Nortrak in Alabama. This particular section of special trackwork is a curved crossing assembly for the downtown corridor. Both VAE Nortrak and HRT were present and commented on how clean the TrackJacketTM Encapsulation looked, with ever increasing craftsmanship in the detail areas. No fit or function issues were noted. Specialty components, such as transition cuffs, flangeway formers, canted ties, railboot and ancillary materials are also being supplied by Polycorp to provide a completely encapsulated system between the special trackwork sections and the standard “other track material” (OTM). Polycorp supplies all the OTM directly to HRT.
"First Pour" Houston Rapid Transit project
Wed. August 24, 2011
The Houston Rapid Transit (HRT) 4 corridor expansion project has been officially kicked-off. The "First Pour" was covered at the August 10 media day event.
Polycorp supplies Railboot and patented Encapsulated Special Trackwork for the four corridor METRO expansion project.
Polycorp Featured in Manufacturing Today
Wed. June 1, 2011
"Big Opportunities" - An interview with Peter Snucins, President & CEO, in the Spring/Summer issue of Manufacturing Today
Manufacturing-Today-Spring-Summer-2011.pdf (801.8 KB)
Polycorp receives UTLX Supplier Award
Wed. March 23, 2011
Polycorp was recognized by Union Tank Car Company & Procor as a top performing supply chain partner
Pramod Kumar discusses rubber mill liners in Engineering & Mining Journal WOMP E-Newsletter
Thu. June 24, 2010
Liners for the Grinders - Pramod Kumar, Director Mining Division, discusses rubber liner developments. Rubber Liners are now being used in SAG and AG mills up to 32' diameter. The big advance is that using rubber enahnces the mill throughput.
PolyStl Trademark Registration Granted
Wed. June 9, 2010
Polycorp has received trademark registration for PolyStl in Canada, United States and Russia. Registration is pending in other parts of the world.
Polycorp featured in Management Today
Mon. March 22, 2010
"Setting An Example" - An interview with Andrew Haber, Vice President & General Manager, in the Spring issue of Management Today
March-2010-Management-Today.pdf (2.43 MB)
Peter Snucins selected Chair of the Board GreenCentre Canada
Tue. June 16, 2009
GreenCentre Canada, North America's first commercialization centre for green chemistry announces its inaugural Board of Directors. GreenCentre Canada is dedicated to developing environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional chemical and industrial practices.
June-2009-GreenCentre-Canada.pdf (2.46 MB)
Polycorp to provide UTA with Railboot and Encapsulated Special Trackwork
Polycorp's Railboot and patented Encapsulated Special Trackwork is being used for the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) Airport Light Rail Extension project in Salt Lake City, Utah.