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John Carlan

One day and no more counting (Wednesday, March 31st)

Last day before we go officially live at 3457 Superior Court.  We do seem to be live already.  There are lots of people working here – Javfolk and all the tradespeople that are helping us get the office put together.  We have the mover/installers from…

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Two days and counting (Wednesday, March 30th)

It’s a bit of a blur but today is when the trucks started arriving.  They came fast and furious.  We had lots of help though.  Everybody pitched in and we made it through the day.  Josie and Neeta were there when the movers arrived.  Josie…

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Three days and counting (Tuesday, March 29th)

More packing today at the old office and more cleaning and touch ups at the new office.  The grime has been removed from the windows and I can now see that it is a bright sunny day out there.   There was some purging at the…

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Four days and counting (Monday, March 28th)

Ted and I have been meeting for breakfast every Monday morning for 8 years.  That’s a lot of eggs and coffee.  For the last couple of years we have been meeting at Cora’s on North Service Road in Oakville.  Probably one of the best breakfasts…

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Five days and counting (Sunday, March 27th)

On Sunday the millwork team finished up the cabinets in the cafe, boardroom and the new print room.  This is quality workmanship.  These guys did a great job and the cabinets  look great. We met with Josie who is organizing the naming of our meeting…

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Six days and counting (Saturday, March 26th)

There was a lot of action at the new office as well as at our current office on this day.  At the new office the setup of the new workstations were completed.  The stations are from our customer Teknion and they look great.   The…

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Seven days and counting to the big office move

I am posting to our blog over the next couple of days to describe what is happening leading up to the move to our new office at 3457 Superior Court, Unit #1 in Oakville. Seven days and counting (Friday, March 25th) Friday, March 25th was…

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Javelin Customers Win DX Awards

On Wednesday of this past week my son and I attended an event at the Design Exchange.  After the event we did some touring around and reviewed all the winners from the DX 2010 Design Contest.  We were really pleased to see that two Javelin…

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MPP Kevin Flynn and Cabinet Minister Sandra Pupatello visit the Javelin Office

Javelin had a couple of special visitors last week.  MPP Kevin Flynn and Cabinet Minister Sandra Pupatello visited the Javelin office in Oakville on Thursday, February 10th.  Minister Pupatello is responsible for Economic Development and Trade for the Government of Ontario.  It was our pleasure…

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SOLIDWORKS Sustainablity can determine the green choice between a Bottle or Can

SOLIDWORKS Sustainability Bottle or Can

I just love a nice cold beer but I also have a big dilemma.  Should I buy cans or bottles?  It tastes great out of both but since I have been spending time with the Javelin Green team and also had some training on the…

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Winner of the 2010 Javelin Green Design Contest – Wingspan Design, Ottawa, Ontario

Javelin is pleased to announce the winner of our 2010 Green Design Contest, Wingspan Design from Ottawa, Ontario. Wingspan’s Energate Thermostat was judged to be the design that offered the most potential environmental benefit and had a very interesting SolidWorks design story as well.  Congratulations…

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Javelin Oakville Office Team on Earth Day

The team from Javelin’s Oakville office did a great a clean-up job in the vicinity of our office. We pulled out over 10 garbage bags of junk and trash from around our building and at the intersection of Dorval and Wyecroft. Many thanks to everyone…

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