Engineering models are
usually just a tool, built by the model builder, from engineering drawings, to
assist the engineers with their design. It may be a piece of
equipment, or even a building layout or structure. Other
engineering models are built specifically to demonstrate the working of a piece
of equipment. Below just a few of the many engineering
projects, and great companies, that we have been involved with, over the years.
Engineering (1975) builders of all types of scissor lift
with clients like Air Canada, Canada Post, and the Federal and
Provincial Governments to name just a few.
building maintenance work platform that traveled around the edge of the
building roof, as well as from top to bottom.
AIM Steel (1974)
we were commissioned to build a 20 foot long, site model, of their
facility, located on Annacis Island.
Lindsey Models Ltd.
the Downtown project for Mr. Lindsey at an end, I was asked to help
coordinate the building of the Bulkley Valley Sandwell Lumber mill
our largest project we ever undertook
was by far, the Alcan 558 building, which was, at that time, the "New"
Carbon Paste Plant in Kitimat BC
SKB was the first all metal crane
models we built as a sales tool. Hiab followed later with
much the same features.
Hydraulics this company, was a facility that designed gates, to control water flow, on Hydroelectric Dams.
Many companies like to give out gifts, usually at the
end of the year, to individuals or other companies they have worked