Jed Presents a level CEU at METROCON Dallas

Aug 2012

There was a great turn out of interior designers and architects at the BIFMA level CEU (Continuing Education Unit) that Jed presented on August 9th at METROCON in Dallas.

BIFMA level is becoming THE green certification in the contract furniture industry. To learn more about level or to enquire about having Jed present the BIFMA level CEU in your neck of the woods, you can call him at 416 246 5540 extension 255 or send an e-mail to jmckie@specfurniture.com.

Sustainable Manufacturing Partnership Consortium

Jul 2012

A sustainability consortium is a facilitated team of organizations with a focus and commitment to attaining world class environmental sustainability through people and process improvements.

The Sustainable Manufacturing Consortium brings together manufacturers from across the province to work together on driving sustainability quicker, deeper and at a lower-cost into each participating organization.

Members of the Sustainable Manufacturing Consortium include: Powersmiths, Filamat, Velcro Canada, KIK Custom Products, Research In Motion, SCJohnson, RuggedCom, ABS Friction, SPEC Furniture, Tremco, Voith Hydro, Nestlé.

Supporting Earth Day

Apr 2012

Spec employees were proud to join over one billion people around the world by taking part in the 42nd Anniversary of Earth Day. The best form of leadership is by example, so we gave the area surrounding our headquarters and manufacturing facility a thorough environmental cleanup.

Gas Saving Update

Feb 2012

Spec has achieved an 18% reduction our gas bill since the retrofit of our Powder Coating Paintline.