News & Updates

LATEST NEWS:

Arrow on ZweigWhite’s “Best Firms to Work For” list for Third Consecutive Year

By Leanne Wierenga on May 23, 2017

We are pleased to announce that for the third year in a row, Arrow has been named a top employer on ZweigWhite’s ‘Best firms to Work For’ list, placing 41st among some 100,000 eligible firms throughout North America. This prestigious list is comprised of a group of firms whose workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates and more, place them at the highest levels in comparison to their industry colleagues.

At Arrow, we are immensely proud of our culture; placing on the “Best Firms to Work For” list for three consecutive years – despite difficult economic conditions in Alberta – is an indicator of our stable, happy team. Arrow’s President & CEO, Greg Burghardt explains that “our culture is one of our most significant differentiators, and a big piece of what helps us to attract the brightest talent in the industry. Our clients consistently refer to us as exceptionally ‘easy to work with’, and I truly believe that our culture has played a huge part in creating that reputation.”

About Arrow Engineering

Arrow Engineering delivers integrated Mechanical, Electrical, Structural, and Civil engineering consulting services for the buildings industry, working throughout Western Canada and the North. With headquarters in Edmonton and a branch office in Saskatoon, over 65 team members work to deliver projects to clients across all sectors. Over the last decade, our team has become widely recognized for their collaborative, friendly approach to the design of efficient, functional projects.

Our flexible, people-first approach has helped us to achieve great success in over a decade of business. Through the delivery of nearly 5,000 projects and countless years of collective experience, the Arrow team has cultivated a significant knowledge base which helps us to deliver practical, yet innovative designs to project teams and building owners.

About ZweigWhite Best Firms to Work For

The ZweigWhite Best Firms to Work For list is evaluated on a variety of metrics, including firm culture, workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates, professional development, and more – both from the management and staff’s perspectives. For more information, and a full list of award recipients, click here.




Arrow Receives Inaugural Canadian Business Excellence Award for Private Businesses

By Leanne Wierenga on October 24, 2016

At Arrow, we continually strive to adapt and innovate – especially in challenging times. We’re thrilled to announce that Arrow was awarded, as one of 19 recipients, the inaugural 2017 Canadian Business Excellence Award for Private Businesses, as awarded by Excellence Canada and PwC Canada; notably, Arrow is the only Albertan company on this years’ list. Recipients of this award demonstrate a strategic approach towards enhancing and measuring customer satisfaction, employee engagement, and a culture of innovation.

“We’re honored to be part of this list of exceptional companies – knowing how much they have achieved in their respective industries” says Greg Burghardt, Arrow’s CEO and President, “especially in the midst of challenging times in Alberta, I am reminded that focus on quality, employee engagement and customer care are what continue to set us apart from our competitors”.




Arrow Among Canada’s PROFIT 500 for Third Consecutive Year

By Leanne Wierenga on September 16, 2016

Canadian Business and PROFIT magazine have ranked Arrow Engineering No. 215 for 5 year revenue growth amongst Canadian companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth; this is the third consecutive year Arrow has been a part of the PROFIT 500 growth listing.

“Companies become a part of the PROFIT 500 through innovative thinking, smart strategy and sheer grit,” says James Cowan, Editor-in-chief of PROFIT and Canadian Business. “These firms demonstrate what Canadian entrepreneurs can achieve, both at home and across the globe.”

“We’re thrilled to be a part of this prestigious group of companies for the third year running” says CEO and President Greg Burghardt. “This significant achievement – especially in today’s economy – reflects the quality of our work and the dedication of our exceptional team.”




Arrow Recognized for Growth

By Leanne Wierenga on July 14, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Arrow Engineering has received the honor of ZweigWhite’s Fast Growth Award. The Fast Growth Award is granted to firms who hold the ‘distinction of outpacing the industry significantly with high growth’ among some 100,000 eligible firms throughout North America.

Our growth would not be possible without the dedication of our team members and the loyalty of our valued clients. As we weather uncertain economic conditions, awards like this are indicative of our team’s ability to work collaboratively in pursuit of continued success. Greg Burghardt, President & CEO, explains that “the most strategic part of our growth has been our concerted efforts to hire the ‘best and the brightest’ in our industry. We have extremely accomplished engineers with decades of experience, working right alongside young ‘up-and-comers’. This formula has proved to be very successful for us as we’ve grown and gained market share across all project sectors.”




Arrow Among ‘Best Firms to Work For’ Second Consecutive Year

By Leanne Wierenga on June 29, 2016

We are delighted to announce that for the second year in a row, Arrow is amongst ZweigWhite’s ‘Best firms to Work For’, placing 35th among some 100,000 eligible firms throughout North America. The ‘Best Firms to Work For’ list is comprised of a prominent group of firms who maintain exemplary culture, making their people feel valued and performing at the highest levels in comparison to their industry colleagues.

At Arrow, we place great value in our vibrant culture, and especially during uncertain economic conditions, inclusion on this list is an indicator of our stable, happy team. Greg Burghardt, President & CEO notes that “our culture is one of the things we’re most proud of at Arrow, and one of the things that really separates us from our competitors. We started Arrow over ten years ago with a group of six dedicated employees; I’m proud to note that they’re all still working together today. Our employees are huge part of what makes Arrow so successful and our culture so unique.”




Older News