Why Choose an Integrated Project Delivery Platform in a World of Niche?

GEOFF ROBERTS | March 5, 2020

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Owner organizations across asset-intensive and manufacturing industries are striving to deliver projects whilst looking to digitally transform their businesses. It’s ever easier for business units and departments within these organisations to adopt niche cloud products to support their individual requirements. We know that these products are often easy to set up and quick to establish while answering the specific need of a department.

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Toyo Engineering Canada Ltd

Toyo Engineering Canada Ltd. has been delivering value to clients for nearly 40 years and has executed over 1,000 projects in the conventional and unconventional oil and gas sectors. With the implementation of two dedicated program divisions, the sustaining capital program and the major capital program divisions, Toyo Engineering Canada Ltd. has leveraged its proven processes and procedures to meet the specific needs and objectives of its clients.

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Article | April 12, 2020

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Pulumi 2.0 Delivers Cloud Engineering Superpowers to Developers

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Toyo Engineering Canada Ltd

Toyo Engineering Canada Ltd. has been delivering value to clients for nearly 40 years and has executed over 1,000 projects in the conventional and unconventional oil and gas sectors. With the implementation of two dedicated program divisions, the sustaining capital program and the major capital program divisions, Toyo Engineering Canada Ltd. has leveraged its proven processes and procedures to meet the specific needs and objectives of its clients.

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