GROUP OF COMPANIES
CSS Industrial Group of Companies Inc. (“CSS Group ”) is a privately-held company that owns and manages several leading Canadian providers of independent field services to industrial, energy, and aerospace infrastructure owners and operators.
CSS Group has built a track record of outstanding performance and satisfied clients among major Canadian corporations and government entities by bringing the best technology, disciplined and timely execution, and a collaborative approach to field service.
CSS Group and its subsidiary companies are headquartered at the former NATO communications site in Carp, Ontario.
Our 10,000 square foot building is equipped with offices, warehouse, workshops, and classroom space, enabling employee training and assessments on the premises.
OUR CORE TENETS AND PRINCIPLES
We work closely with our OEMs and supplier partners to guide our designs, material selection, production, training, MOPs, and project execution.
Detailed project planning, safety engineering, material procurement, and resource mobilization occur simultaneously, well in advance of project start date.
We employ permanent core of full-time project managers and highly trained supervisors, all of whom have decades of experience relevant to projects we undertake.
We have reliable access to highly-skilled, mobile, and cost efficient technicians from Canada and Europe, with most of whom we have worked for many years.
We are committed to meeting the agreed timelines and staying on budget – we will run projects at a loss, but will not ask for extensions or price changes.
We do everything in our power to operate safely and seamlessly, without any disruption to our clients’ activities, minimizing down time.
Our supervisors and technicians constantly add and upgrade their certificates and testing, and undergo annual instruction in areas that include but are not limited to:
IRATA (Industrial Rope Access Trade Association) training
Fall Arrest Protection and Equipment Inspection training
Tower Rescue and Confined Space Training, Rollgliss 500 training, SRK Self-Rescue
First Aid (St. John Ambulance)
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System
Electrical Safety, Hoisting and Rigging, LOTO, St. John’s Ambulance
Each of CSS Group operating companies is proud of our excellent safety record:
We strictly adhere and often exceed the standards and regulations legislated by such regulatory bodies as the Canadian Standards Association and the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario (and similar Acts of other Canadian provinces)
We continuously update our safety and technical training through detailed reviews of our safety manuals, worksite protocols, and equipment testing
All our staff approach safety as a daily mindset, with constant focus on implementing practices and procedures that ensure highest levels of safety
Our safety manuals meet or exceed all regulations and best industry practices, and are extensively utilized in employee training and daily instruction
For non-standard projects with unique SOW, we offer Engineering of Safety Procedures for execution in conjunction with related Method of Procedures