Brossard, QC, September 27, 2013 - On September 19th, Distech Controls, a Canadian corporation, held its official Grand Opening ceremony at its new global headquarters located at 4205 place de Java in Brossard, Quebec. Representing an investment of $6 million dollars, the new building offers 34,000 square feet of office and production areas and is located on 3 ½ acres of land.
Occupied since May 2013, the building is home to 80 of Distech Controls’ 150 worldwide employees, ranging from production, research & development, product management, marketing, sales, finance and administration.
Built to Distech Controls’ custom specifications, the headquarters provide modern work spaces that are both comfortable and energy efficient. It features multiple areas dedicated to employees, such as a gym, bistros and a terrace. Designed to LEED® standards, it is also outfitted with Distech Controls’ building automation solutions for HVAC, Lighting, Shades and Access control, providing a technological showcase for Distech Controls’ energy efficient products and solutions.
The event was celebrated during a cocktail reception with musical guests and unique culinary stations featuring local Quebec produce. Distech Controls’ employees, partners and members of the business community were in attendance.
"This investment reinforces Distech Controls’ roots in Canada and consolidates our presence in North America, while providing the means necessary to support our continuous growth" said Etienne Veilleux, President and CEO of Distech Controls. "This is more than just a building; it is a major accomplishment in Distech Controls’ history, and a realization of our values, based on innovation, passion, perseverance and sustainability."
About Distech Controls
An innovation leader in energy management solutions, Distech Controls provides unique building management technologies and services that optimize energy efficiency and comfort in buildings, all the while reducing operating costs. We deliver innovative solutions for greener buildings through our passion for innovation, quality, customer satisfaction, and sustainability.
Distech Controls serves multiple market segments through its worldwide business divisions, service offices and a superior network of Authorized Partners. www.distech-controls.com