Reports, Publications & Other Resources

Reports and Publications

Use the links below to download up-to-date reports and strategies for Thunder Bay. Learn about different resources available for engineering and construction as well as environmental data for the region.

Community Reports

Community Profile - highlights Thunder Bay’s strategic location and competitive advantages, as well as major employers. It includes Thunder Bay's statistics and demographics. 

Community Profile French – download the French version of the Community Profile. 

Strategic Action Plan – The CEDC launched their new 2019-2022 Strategic Action Plan titled Mission Possible: Agents of Change on January 10, 2019
The CEDC's focus is to:

  1. Work with partners to expand a highly productive and innovative economy ensuring it is diverse and globally effective.

  2. Develop and support joint projects in partnership that strengthen indigenous communities.

  3. Attract and retain labour while ensuring a highly educated and skilled work force is available and developed.

  4. Influence ideas to strengthen Thunder Bay and regional infrastructure.

  5. Market the economic development potential of Thunder Bay and region.

Mining Readiness Strategy - This report addresses and strategically plans for growth in Thunder Bay and the Northwestern Ontario Region. The Strategy helps to guide all of Northwestern Ontario in capitalizing on the many opportunities that mining development is expected to bring to the Region.

Corporate Energy Management Plan - This plan is responsible for the budgeting and monitoring of the City of Thunder Bay's corporate energy use and for creating a corporate culture of conservation through education that ensures the wise use of energy.

EarthCare Sustainability Plan- This plan works towards a more sustainable Thunder Bay.

Other Resources

Thunder Bay Statistics – Review detailed statistics on demographics, labour force, taxes, etc.

Engineering and Construction Resources

Construction Association of Thunder Bay -

Thunder Bay Companies involved with Construction of Major Projects

  • Actlabs

  • Atlas Dewatering

  • Automation Now

  • Blue Heron Environmental

  • Central Industries

  • Dingwells

  • DST Engineering

  • EKT 90

  • Equipment World

  • Fastenal

  • GC Crane

  • GFL

  • Gordon Trailer Sales

  • Intercity Industrial Supply

  • Iron Range

  • J Remus

  • KBM

  • Lakehead Insulation

  • Lakehead Iron Works

  • Lu Natural Resource

  • Management-Drones

  • Moffat Supply

  • Nordmin Engineering

  • Nu-Tech Metals

  • Payford

  • Polar Mechanical

  • Secure Stores

  • Skyway Scaffolding

  • SPF Safety

  • Superior Propane

  • TBT Engineering

  • Thunder Bay Port Authority

  • Tom Jones

  • Vector Construction

  • Venasky Electrical

  • Venshore Mechanical  

  • Wajax  

Engineering and Technical Service Companies Serving Thunder Bay
Company Name Area of Expertise
CH2M Hill Multidisciplinary consulting, design, construction & operations services in environment, energy & transportation.
Tulloch Engineering Energy, transportation, infrastructure, mining, forestry.
Hatch Corporation Mining, energy and infrastructure
KGS Consulting Group Engineers in energy, civil, water, geotechnical
WSP Canada Inc Mining, energy, environment, infrastructure, buildings
Golder Associates Ltd. Environmental, remediation
Form Architecture Engineering Architects (commercial and industrial)
True Grit Consulting Ltd. Civil, environmental, project management
EXP Bridges, energy, rail, water
Optum Engineering Inc Electronic product development, mechanical 3d modelling, electrical simulation
Nordmin Engineering Ltd. Consulting engineering firm in the resource & industrial sectors
TBT Engineering Limited Transportation, geotechnical, environmental, structural, mechanical, electrical, industrial. Materials, testing
Digital Engineering Inc. System integration, automation, energy
Animikii Wajiw Gis  
Kozar Engineering Inc. Electrical, industrial, mechanical
Tetra Tech Global Mining Practice Civil, geotechnical, mechanical, electrical, structural
Telecom Engineering Inc. Fibre optics, wireless
DST Consulting Engineers Inc. Mining, energy, environment, infrastructure
Stantec Environmental, project management, civil
Santamaria Engineering Inc. Mechanical
Sostratus Bridges, roads
Oshki-Aki Lp Engineering Project management, civil engineering, environmental, planning & development


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