Who We Are

Not Your Normal Engineering Design Firm

Who We Are
Area 51 Machine Design was incorporated in March 2004 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. We have proudly been servicing local and international client since then.

Code of Ethics

The reputation established by Area 51 Machine Design has resulted from the honesty and integrity we consistently demonstrate in our business dealings.

The ethics guidelines are intended to be an integral part of the vision, mission, shared values, and core competencies.

Vision Statement
The vision of Area 51 Machine Design is to serve clients as a premier machine design establishment with extensive research, development, and testing facilities.

Mission Statement
The goal of Area 51 Machine Design is to earn our client’s trust through consistent delivery of innovative, cost-effective machine design solutions.

Area 51 Machine Design Corporate Value in Order of Importance are:

  • Safety
  • Service to our clients
  • Commitment to quality
  • Obligation to society
  • Respect for individual Area 51 Machine Design employees
Area 51 Machine Design is currently registered with ABSA (Alberta Boiler Safety Association). This ensures that you, the client, get a product that is constructed to a defined quality and ensures that any pressure equipment (CRN) is safe.

We are also registered with the Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP). This allows us to work with restricted technologies that could be used by the Canadian military or its allies. This includes the USA and the International Traffic in Arms (ITAR) regulations.

Data Retention and Revision Control
To meet the above certification requirements, Area 51 Machine design employs an advanced Product Data Management/Product Lifecycle Management (PDM/PLM) system with redundant offsite backup. We use PTC Windchill PDM for security and revision control.

Our offsite backups are held in a secure vault and allows us to quickly recover data in the event of a catastrophic event.