Canadian Lab Adds West Coast Location

September 8, 2009

Can-Best, a building envelope research and testing firm based in Brampton, Ont., is adding Can-Best West. The new location, in Maple Ridge, B.C., will provide state-of-art testing services to the building and construction industries in Western Canada and the U.S., according to Elie Alkhoury, president and CEO .

Jeff Cooke will serve as general manager of the West Coast office and will continue the firm’s on-going efforts to better serve its client base in the area.

Established in 1985, Can-Best is fully accredited to ISO 17025 Standard by the Standards Council of Canada. The company is also recognized by AAMA, NFRC, CSA, IGMA, IGMAC, CCMC, CWDMA, and WDMA as a certified testing facility for windows, doors, insulating glass, curtainwalls and EIFS systems, it reports.