Engineering Excellence


  At Candor, we strive to execute projects in both efficient and cost effective manner. It is our priority to ensure the requirements of the client are met, whether it be through technical necessity, cost control or scheduling. Candor was founded in 1989 and over the years, has grown into an experienced and efficient engineering company that primarily provides electrical engineering, procurement and construction management services to the Oil & Gas industry. Candor is also a market leader when specializing in generation and cogeneration projects ranging from 100 kW to upwards of 50 MW.  


Candor provides a broad range of engineering and design capabilities for the oil and gas industry and power generation applications.


The engineering services provided by Candor include power system studies, such as load flow, short circuit, coordination, arc flash, grounding and power quality studies.  Candor also provides fugitive emission and area classification studies for buildings and facilities.  In addition, Candor includes engineering for instrumentation.Candor has a great deal of experience with the engineering of generation.  Whether a client wants to reduce or eliminate their electricity costs or increase their revenue by generating to the utility, Candor can conduct studies examining the feasibility and cost of adding generation and/or co-generation to a facility and provide the engineering and support for project execution.


Candor’s philosophy is to ensure that the engineering and design has as much field exposure as possible.  As a result, the designs and drawings Candor provides enable contractors to build designs with efficiency and maintainability.  The types of drawings Candor produces include single line and three line diagrams, plot plans, area classification, equipment and building layouts, control panel, junction boxes, and control schematics.  All the drawings are drafted using AutoCAD.  Candor also has 3D modelling capability.

Project Management

All projects are managed by a Candor Project Manager.  The Project Manager will ensure that technical tasks are completed on budget and on schedule.  Studies and drawing packages are reviewed for quality, and technical correctness by a senior engineer before being issued.


Candor is involved with programming PLCs, RTUs, Scada systems, relays for power protection and generation.



Candor Engineering Ltd.
2801 – 18th Street N.E. Calgary, Alberta T2E 7K5

Phone: 403.250.8007
Fax: 403.291.4543

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