Blackline Safety’s Innovative Headquarters Profiled by Colliers International “Great Companies Need Great Spaces” Video Series
January 29, 2020
Calgary, Canada –Blackline Safety (TSX.V: BLN), a global leader of gas detection and connected safety solutions, makes Colliers International’s Great Companies Need Great Spaces series for its Calgary, Canada-based ‘character’ headquarters. The historic 1927 brick-and-steel Dominion Bridge building is now home to one of Canada’s fastest growing companies and is home to a full engineering team, state-of-the-art manufacturing and a 24/7 live monitoring operation — all under one roof.
“Collaboration is embedded in our culture and connectivity is at the core of the work we do, which is reflected in our new headquarters,” said Kevin Meyers, Chief Operations Officer for Blackline Safety. “This space was designed with team placement and flow top of mind. This helps us engage with our employees in a shared sense of purpose to protect and save lives around the world.”
Once housing a steel manufacturing company, Blackline recently expanded its presence at Dominion Bridge from 24,000 square feet to nearly 40,000 square feet. Today, over 180 people work on-site to design and manufacture connected safety devices, provide 24/7 live monitoring through its Safety Operations Center (SOC), and develop software and other solutions to meet safety challenges of various global industries.
“Blackline employees play a critically important role each day they come to work,” said Justin Mayerchack, Senior Vice President & Partner, Occupier Advisors Group at Colliers Canada. “It’s important that they have space that promotes focused collaboration and empowers teams to deliver on their incredibly important mission. We are proud to recognize the environment they created and the important work done here.”
For additional information about Blackline’s new headquarters, visit here to watch Collier’s Great Companies Need Great Spaces video series featuring Blackline Safety.
About Blackline Safety: Blackline Safety is a global connected safety leader that helps to ensure every worker gets their job done and returns home safe each day. Blackline provides wearable safety technology, personal and area gas monitoring, cloud-connected software and data analytics to meet demanding safety challenges and increase productivity of organizations in more than 100 countries. Blackline safety wearables provide a lifeline to tens of thousands of men and women, having reported over 100 billion data-points and initiated over five million emergency responses. Armed with cellular and satellite connectivity, we ensure that help is never too far away. For more information, visit BlacklineSafety.com and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.
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