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Western Manufacturing Ltd. / West Fab Manufacturing Ltd.
Makes storage tanks for the oil and gas sector
The oilpatch suffered a sharp slump in 2008-09 that drove big players out of the business of building custom tanks. That left plenty of room for Western Manufacturing to ride the subsequent dramatic rebound and become Canada's fastest-growing startup.
|Chief Executive(s): Lonny Thiessen||Head Office: Grande Prairie, Alta.||Website: www.westernmanufacturing.ca|
|Growth 2009-11 (%): 32,714||Revenue 2011: 32,813,535 CAD||Revenue 2009: < $100,000 CAD|
|Profit Margin 2011: > 10%||Employees 2011: 200||Employees 2009: 2|
|Exports as % of Sales: 0|