Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence (OSSE) 2022
VMAC received the Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence (OSSE) Certificate of Recognition (COR) in 2022 after proving an exceptional standard of commitment to occupational health and safety. OSSE certification is granted by the Manufacturing Safety Alliance in British Columbia, in cooperation with WorkSafeBC. VMAC is proud to put the safety of coworkers above all else and utilize a safety management system that meets the highest standard.
Canada’s Best Managed Companies 2019 – 2021
VMAC was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2019, 2020, and 2021. This prestigious nation-wide business awards program recognizes Canadian-owned and operated companies for their management abilities and practices. Hundreds of companies submit comprehensive applications each year, but only a fraction of them are recognized as finalists after they have undergone a rigorous and independent assessment of their strategy, capability, commitment, and ROI. These finalists are then benchmarked against one another to determine which companies are truly Canada’s Best. Read more.
Great Place to Work Certified 2020 – 2021
VMAC has earned the Great Place To Work® Canada Certification for the second year in a row, based on the confidential responses from VMAC’s coworkers in a Trust Index© Survey. The survey focuses on five key dimensions: credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie. At the core of every great place to work is a high level of trust that coworkers have in each other and their organization’s leaders. The Great Place To Work® Certification is held by organizations in over 50 countries, and is recognized as the global standard of what it takes to be a great workplace.
Business Excellence Awards 2020
Winner, Business of the Year
VMAC was named sole Business of the Year at the 2020 Business Excellence Awards. VMAC was previously awarded Industrial Manufacturer of the Year for 2019. The Business Excellence Awards require businesses to highlight their employee and sales growth over the previous year. Candidates also must describe the innovations and changes made in the previous year that contributed to year over year improvement of the business’ operations. Read more.
BC Export Awards 2017
Winner, Manufactured Products Category
VMAC won the Manufactured Products Category at the 2017 BC Export Awards. These awards are presented annually by the Business in Vancouver Media Group, with support from the BC Government and the BC Division of Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters. Criteria for this prestigious award is based on the development of innovative systems or value-added components, machinery, or equipment for industrial and commercial use. Read more.
Finning Supplier of the Year Awards 2017
Winner, Innovative Partner Award
VMAC has been recognized by Finning International Inc at the 2017 Supplier of the Year Awards, winning the Innovative Partner Award. VMAC has been a Finning supplier for the past 20 years, supplying UNDERHOOD™ air compressors and Multifunction Power Systems used on Finning’s fleet of service trucks. Most recently, Finning requested VMAC to customize its Multifunction Power System with CAT engine power. VMAC began supplying these CAT-powered VMAC Multifunction Power Systems to Finning in March 2018. Read more.