The following organizations, companies, and individuals contributed their time, money, and expertise to the design and construction of the C.A.S.T. Laboratory Building. Their support has made this project possible.


  Canada Foundation for Innovation
  Western Economic Diversification Canada
  Manitoba Innovation Fund          

Industry Associations

   American Concrete Institute
   Canadian Institute of Steel Construction
   Canadian PreC.A.S.T/Prestressed Concrete Institute-Manitoba Chapter
   Canadian Sheet Steel Building Institute
   International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftsworkers (Manitoba Local #1)
   Manitoba Masonry Contractor’s Association Inc.
   Manitoba Ready-Mix Concrete Association
   National Air Barrier Association
   The Canadian Masonry Research Institute

Design Team

   Herbert Enns, Architect
   GBR Architects Limited                       
   Crosier Kilgour & Partners Ltd.
   SMS Engineering Ltd.
   MCW/AGE Consulting Professional Engineers
   UMA Engineering Ltd.

Private Donors

   Acres Manitoba Limited
   A & R Concrete Pumping Ltd.
   A M Masonry Ltd.
   Alf Blerot Masonry Ltd.
   Allmar Distributors Ltd.
   Alpha Masonry Ltd.
   Alumicor Ltd.
   B & F Masonry (1992) Ltd.
   Battlefield Equipment Rentals
   Behlen Industries
   Bird Construction Co.
   Mr. Patrick Randal Black
   Bockstael Construction (1979) Ltd.
   Brock White Canada
   Building Products & Concrete Supply Ltd.
   Building Professional Consortium
   Carlson Decorating and Sandblasting Company Ltd.
   CCI Industries Ltd.-Tallcrete
   CCI Tallcrete
   Cindercrete Products Ltd.
   Clima Seal
   CML Northern Blower Inc.
   Comstock Canada Ltd.
   Con-Force Structures Ltd.
   Copper Sales Inc.
   Corus Metal Profiles: Division of Corus CIC Inc.
   Cowin Steel Co. Ltd.
   Cox Constuction
   Dofasco Inc.
   Dominion Construction Company Inc.
   Dow Building Materials
   Durwest Construction Systems
   Dustrial Plastics & Steel Ltd.
   E H Price Ltd.
   E K Construction 2000 Ltd.
   Euro-Can Enterprises Ltd.
   Eutectic Canada Inc.
   Falcon Machinery (1965) Ltd.
   Favorite Transport Ltd.
   FWS Construction Ltd.
   G D Johnson Construction Materials
   Gebhardt Masonry Ltd.
   Gillis Quarries Ltd.
   Greensteel Industries Ltd.
   Inland Aggregates Ltd.
   I-XL Brick Supplies Ltd.
   I-XL Industries Ltd.
   Kraft Construction Company Ltd.
   Kurt Bauer Contractors Ltd.
   LaFarge Canada Inc.-Cement Division
   LaFarge Canada Inc.-Construction Materials Division
   Lluma Sales & Rentals Ltd.
   M D Steele Construction Ltd.
   M G I Canada Inc.
   M R B Masonry Ltd.
   Man-Shield Construction Inc.
   Maple Leaf Construction Ltd.
   McCaine Electric Ltd.
   P C L Constructors Canada Inc.
   P M L Reinforcing Ltd.
   P P G Industries Inc.
   Plasti-Fab Division of PFP Corporation
   Quality Glass Installations
   Reimer Soils
   Retro-Specs Consultants Ltd.
   RHI Canada Ltd.
   Robertson Building Systems
   Roma Masonry Ltd.
   Scott Screen and Wire Co. Ltd.
   Shopost Iron Works (1989) Ltd.
   Soprema Canada
   Specialty Construction Products Ltd.
   Star Building Materials
   Steel-Craft Door Products Ltd.
   Mid-Canada Reinforcing Inc.
   Mr. Maurice D. Steele
   Steelway Building Systems
   Stelco Inc.
   Subterranean (Manitoba) Ltd.
   Supra Steel Construction Services Ltd.
   Tatra Ornamental Iron Works Ltd.
   The Bilco Company
   The National Testing Laboratories Limited
   Tri-Star Masonry Contractors Ltd.
   Tri-Tec Drywall Services Ltd.
   United Rentals
   York International Corporation, Sales & Service