Raytheon Canada Limited started with a single location in Waterloo, Ontario in 1956. Today, the company, headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, spans multiple sites across four provinces and two territories.
The Waterloo Pump
University of Waterloo professors Alan Plumtree and Alfred Rudin developed a solution simple and versatile to help deliver clean water to villages in developing countries.
The Elmira Case represents the beginning of a social movement to change the way in which Canadians deal with crime.
1960s - An era of Optimism
This optimism and enthusiasm about the technology of the future is reflected in some of the ideas that came out of Waterloo Region at this time.