COVID-19 March 16, 2020

Over the past few weeks, Quartek Group has been carefully monitoring the COVID-19 situation, ensuring we are prepared and able to provide a necessary and sensible response to evolving developments and prioritizing the safety and welfare of our employees, and clients.

We continue to follow what we understand to be the latest guidance from the World Health Organization, the Public Health Agency of Canada, the federal and provincial governments, the Niagara Region Health Services.

In a step to protect the health and safety of our staff, partners and clients, Quartek Group is closing our office to anyone other than our employees as of 5pm today, and any employees who are able to will be working remotely until further notice.

We are committed to our employees and to you and this should not impact our service levels to our valued clients. We are confident we have the appropriate tools and processes in place to cope with the challenges we may face in the coming months as a result of COVID-19.

Our staff will continue to be available via email Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to serve our clients and partners. We will continue to share information with you as this situation evolves and will keep our staff, clients and partners updated through our website and emails.

Quartek Group remains focused on project delivery and meeting client needs. Should you need further information, please don’t hesitate to contact your Quartek Group client representative directly through email.

State of the Company Lunch December 6, 2019

This year’s ‘State of the Company’ lunch will be on Wednesday, December 18th, 12 – 1:30pm.  Food and non-alcoholic drinks will be provided. This event is open to all staff.

This will be an opportunity for all staff to catch up on how the past year has gone at Quartek, including key projects for various disciplines, staff ‘happenings’ and service awards, our community and charitable involvement, vision for growth, etc.

A Few words from our Summer Intern September 19, 2019

I just completed my summer internship with Quartek Group, an incredible multi-disciplinary firm with projects across Ontario and beyond. This was my second summer working with the team at Quartek, and my time there has proven to be invaluable. I completed my undergraduate studies in Architecture, and now I am undertaking my Masters of Architecture.

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Niagara-on-the-Lake Classic Golf Tournament September 17, 2018

Quartek is glad to be a Gold sponsor of the Niagara-on-the-Lake Classic golf tournament at Royal Niagara, in support of The Voices of Freedom Park.

It is with heavy hearts that we pass along news June 12, 2018

It is with heavy hearts that we pass along news of the death of our colleague, David Piersma, on June 8, 2018.  Needless to say, we will all miss him more than words can express. Our deepest condolences to his wife Emily and their families.  A bright new talent in our electrical engineering department, he was not just our co-worker but a member of the Quartek family.

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Quartek Group Inc. is pleased to highlight our recently enhanced Mechanical Engineering team. March 29, 2018

Mechanical engineering is seen as an integral component of our multi-disciplinary service offering, which in turn is a significant aspect of our corporate identity and vision. A Quartek niche in the marketplace is “one-stop shopping”. We believe that this offers our development and building proponent clients convenience, better design and project management quality, and a higher level of accountability. [Read More]

Compassionate City February 6, 2018

Some of Quartek’s staff were privileged to attend the St. Catharines ‘State of the City’ address at the Performing Arts Centre on January 31st, 2018.  Apart from hearing about the good things happening in and around St. Catharines, we were pleased to hear more from Mayor Sendzik on the Compassionate City campaign and honoured to be among the first to sign the ‘Compassionate City Charter’. This fits with who we are and want to be as individuals and as a company located here in the heart of Niagara.

http://www.compassionatestc.ca/

http://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/2018/01/30/st-catharines-launches-compassionate-city-charter

The First Nations Peace Monument in DeCew House Heritage Park October 3, 2017

The First Nations Peace Monument in DeCew House Heritage Park, Thorold, Ontario, is a memorial designed by world-renowned architect and human rights activist Douglas Cardinal. Located near the site where Laura Secord encountered First Nations warriors who assisted her in conveying a warning to the colonial British forces of an impending American invasion, the monument is intended to generate a deeper understanding of the heritage and ongoing history of First Nations peoples, and to illuminate the founding role they played (and continue to play) in the ever-evolving North American cultural mosaic. [Read More]

QUARTEK ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEW SHAREHOLDERS AND ASSOCIATES May 11, 2016

Doug Peters, President, and Robert MacKenzie, Board Chair, are very pleased to announce that the following have become Shareholders and Associates at Quartek Group Inc.

Sam Persano OAA, M. Arch., B. Arch. Tech., Sam is an Architect and has been with Quartek since 2003.  He has experience in design and project management for a wide variety of residential, institutional and commercial building projects.  Recent projects have included a number of financial institutions as well as culture/tourism facilities for Parks Canada and Niagara Parks Commission. Sam is also a skilled project administrator. [Read More]