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Advanced manufacturing companies in Halton Region are engineered for growth and success. A strong and vibrant economy throughout the region offers the ideal location for companies that produce highly- engineered, top quality goods for consumer and business-to-business markets, both nationally and internationally.
What helps distinguish manufacturing in Halton is the region's engineering focus. Major sectors that apply advanced technology and automated processes include:
Companies have chosen to invest in Halton because of the clear advantages the region offers for advanced manufacturing. We have one of the highest concentrations of engineering professionals in Canada, ready access to national and international markets and an innovative environment for manufacturing companies. The region has available commercial and industrial real estate, along with industry support programs and generous government incentives that complement a manufacturer's drive for growth and success.
These major factors drive innovative manufacturing companies to Halton:
Among global companies that chose to locate in Halton Region are:"
The cluster receives strong support from local engineering firms such as
HATCH (external link) and
Amec Foster Wheeler (external link). Halton continues to draw companies — both successful start-ups and established multinational corporations. With their reliance on technology and advanced processes, these companies can attract the top talent they require. They can also tap into support from programs run by surrounding organizations and educational institutions.
Supporting Halton's advanced manufacturing cluster is one of the most
educated workforces in Canada. Among the region's residents, 74 per cent
have a post-secondary education and a growing number work in
manufacturing. Companies in the sector tell us that one major reason for
locating in Halton is its unparalleled access to research, co-op
programs and talent from 20 colleges and universities, all within a
60-minute drive including:
Each of these schools offer key engineering disciplines and management programs for graduates who will find their way into the world of advanced manufacturing.
Our Economic Development team works with innovative manufacturing companies to identify business incentives and location preferences. With our knowledge and our contacts, we can provide the full range of support services and essential information on Halton's economy, labour force, hiring, business costs, infrastructure, real estate and lifestyles.
For more information about Halton or to get connected to opportunities, contact us.
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Halton Region is composed of
the City of Burlington,
the Town of Halton Hills,
the Town of Milton,
and the Town of Oakville .