“At SIMCO, everyone contributes to the overall success of the organization. Each individual role is unique and equally important in providing quality products and solutions that will meet and exceed our clients’ expectations.”
We leverage talent and core competencies; and inspire and lead other leaders, who in turn drive performance throughout the rest of the organization.
We maximize client and shareholder value through the development of world-class infrastructure durability design engineering technologies and solutions, and we continually strive for excellence in all of the products and services we provide.
We lead by example through our commitment that empowers our organization to achieve the highest levels of quality and client satisfaction.
Dr. Marchand co-founded Service d’Expertise en Matériaux (S.E.M.) Inc. in 1989 and SIMCO Technologies Inc. in 1997. He is an internationally recognized expert in concrete mixture design, degradation mechanism analysis and durability modeling of concrete infrastructure. From 1992 to 2012, Dr. Marchand has led a productive academic career, as a tenured Professor for the Department of Civil Engineering at Laval University, during which he also held a Canada Research Chair and a NSERC Industrial Research Chair. As principal officer of SIMCO, Dr. Marchand heads the strategic initiatives of the organization and is responsible for negotiating alliances with key partners.