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George R. White


George R. WHITE, P ENG.

    George White graduated from Dalhousie University with degrees in Mathematics and in Mechanical Engineering. He has spent most of his career in the mining and energy sectors both in Canada and internationally. He has been a guest lecturer on mining and sustainable development at York University’s Schulich School of Business Mining MBA Program.    






  George’s background includes experience as:
  • President and CEO of The Cape Breton Development Corporation, a Canadian coal mining company
  • Vice President of Customer Service and Marketing and as Director of Engineering for Nova Scotia Power Inc, an integrated power utility
  • Vice president of Business Development for Prairie Mines and Resources Ltd, a mining partnership of Sherritt International Corporation and the Ontario Teachers Plan Board
  • A five year international secondment to the construction program at Sherritt International Corporation’s $7.5 b nickel mining partnership now in successful operation in Madagascar
  • Mergers and Acquisition activities both nationally and internationally as a member Sherritt International’s Office of the President
  • Independent Board Member and Chair of the Audit Committed for Horizon Utilities, an Ontario Local (Power) Distribution Company.


Working in Partnership to Achieve Consistent Performance and Sustainable Growth.

DST is a 100% employee-owned company that is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of both…

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Delivering excellence, innovation, and safety on every project.

From innovation techniques to environmentally friendly solutions, the team at DST has won a variety of awards that reflect the achievements of our company and employees.

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Health & Safety

Protecting our Most Valuable Resources... Our People.

Commitment to workplace health and safety forms an integral part of our organization from the Board of Directors and President through to all DST employees.

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