Message from Cogent
This year has been a busy one for us, marked with many achievements. We completed many successful projects including Green fields, expansions, upgrades, performance enhancements. As we move forward, we will continue to pursue our mission, to deliver integrated technology solutions to make industrial operations and facilities around the world safe, reliable and efficient.
I am also pleased to share with you, that this year, Cogent has once again been recognized by a number of industry peers and associations for its technological innovation and business leadership. Receiving this recognition and seeing our work directly contribute to industry successes truly inspires us to continue advancing our core competencies.
To my industry peers and our clients I would like to thank you for your ongoing support of our company. Without your support none of our achievements would have been realized.
I look forward to working with you all in the year 2019. We wish you all the best this holiday season.
Cogent’s Top 12 Projects
Source: Daily Business Group
- Project Management – Greenfield Engineered Wood Plant – UK
- Electrical, Automation and Industrial IT System – Greenfield Engineered Wood – UK
- Electrical, Automation and Industrial IT System – Greenfield Pellet Plant – Canada
- Fire Safety Systems – Industrial Pellet Mill – USA
- Information System – Earthquake Mobile Phone App – Utilities – Canada
- Project Services – Multi-opening Press Replacement – Engineered Wood – USA
- Controls & Automation Systems – Energy, Dryer & Hot Oil – Engineered Wood – USA
- Operational Performance Management System – Engineered Wood – Various Locations
- Electrical, Controls & Automation – Drying and Pollution System – China
- Project Services – Cyber Infrastructure Protection – Hydro Electric Utility – Canada
- Alarm Rationalization and Management – Various Locations
- Process Area Simulation – Various Locations
Advancing the industries we serve
Cogent had a busy year participating in various conferences across North America. Each event was a valuable opportunity to collaborate with other experts on key industry issues.
Cogent’s Presentations at Wood Bioenergy/PELICE
Cogent presented “Greater Emphasis on Safety: New and Existing Plants Are Calling for It” at the Wood Bioenergy Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Cogent’s presentation focused on improving industrial fire safety in biomass production facilities.
Wood Bioenergy is the leading educational event for the Wood Bioenergy industry, including industrial wood pellets, heating wood pellets, biomass power and in-woods chipping. We would also like to thank organizers for putting on a great event that brought together industry professionals to share insights on the biomass and engineered wood industries.
Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference and Expo (PELICE)
Thank you to everyone who attended Cogent’s presentation. We enjoyed discussing the topic of project management in “Insight into Managing Large Capital Projects in the Wood Industry”. We shared firsthand experiences gained from various projects including a recent greenfield OSB plant that was delivered ahead of schedule and on budget.
PELICE is the top educational event for the benefit of the worldwide wood products industries, including structural and non-structural wood panels, engineered lumber, components, laminates and value-added.
Cogent recognized as one of Canada’s Top Technology Companies
The Branham Group Inc. ranked Cogent Industrial Technologies on the 25th annual Branham 300, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Top Technology Companies. In addition to ranking on the list for the fifth consecutive year,
Cogent was also recognized as one of the “Top 25 Movers and Shakers”, our first time receiving that award. The honor was given to Cogent for moving up 27 places in the rankings from 229 in 2017 to 202 in 2018.
Cogent is honoured to be included among the country’s most successful technology companies. This achievement represents our continued efforts in delivering successful industrial technology projects and empowering industrial plants and facilities to achieve a safe, reliable and efficient operation.
We would like to extend a huge thank you to our industry peers and clients for their ongoing support of our company’s ambitious growth. » Read More
Richmond Business Excellence Awards
It is our pleasure to announce that Cogent Industrial Technologies was selected as a finalist for the Mid-sized Business of the Year award at the Richmond Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence awards. As a two-time winner in this category, Cogent was commended for its continual commitment to excellence through business growth, industry leadership and superior customer service. » Read More
Cogent is one of the handful of Canadian companies that have received CSIA certification. Cogent is looking forward to a rigorous auditing process in 2019 to demonstrate the company’s commitment to meeting the highest standards for business and project management. Our CSIA certification gives you the added peace of mind that we are a professionally managed business partner dedicated to the long-term success of our clients. » Read More
Control Engineering System Integrator Giants
Control Engineering is an international publication that is well recognized in the industrial automation business for its magazine, technical studies, annual company rankings and award programs. In December, Control Engineering officially announced Cogent as a System Integrator Giant for 2018. » Read More
About Cogent Industrial Technologies
From greenfield to modernization projects, industrial operations across the globe leverage our technical expertise and project management services to achieve a safe, reliable and efficient operation. Cogent’s technical services include plant-wide Electrical, Controls & Automation, IT, Information and Data Management Systems. Cogent is active in the following industries: engineered wood, pellet/biomass, bulk material handling, facilities, and utilities.
For more information, please contact:
Cogent Industrial Technologies Ltd.
phone: +1 604 207 8880