Our History

Novatech Group is a Québec company that started out in the doorglass market in 1982. Proud of its 30 years of experience, the company designs and manufactures innovative architectural products such as entrance doors, doorglass, patio doors and IG units. Novatech operates 13 ultra-modern plants across Canada, the United States and Europe, and its products are distributed internationally. The transformation of Novatech into the “North-American leader” continues to accelerate. This transformation is evident in the company’s ongoing pursuit of excellence, automation and innovation at all levels.


Founding of the Novatech Group Inc. by Raymond Ouellette based on his vision of doorglass as first and foremost a design product, not a construction product.


Addition of Vernova Creations Inc. to the company's portfolio, along with many different types of glass and stained glass.


Opening of a distribution centre for the Ontario market.


Addition of Novaprofil Plastics Inc. to the company's portfolio, and door frames, windows, and many other products to its product line.


Certification under ISO 9001, which Novatech considers one of the most prestigious international standards.


Start of PVC patio door production, with the Imagine® patio door with built-in retractable blinds between the panes as the flagship product.


Opening of a distribution centre in Calgary to serve the Western Canadian market.


Addition of Novatech Doors Inc. to the company's portfolio and steel doors to its product line.


Launch of the company's SAGE program aimed at global continuous improvement and value creation for its customers.


Addition of fiberglass doors to the company's product line.


Creation of an innovation centre dedicated to new product research and development.


Acquisition of Resiver Patio Doors Inc., which later becomes Novatech Patio Doors Inc.


Opening of Novatech Europe, which manufactures products for the European market.


Raymond Ouellette announces the appointment of Harold Savard as the President and General Manager of the Novatech Group.


Creation of Novatech Concept Glass, enabling the company to expand its custom sealed glass offering and a line of architectural glass products.


Opening of a patio door manufacturing facility and door panel and doorglass distribution center in Martinsville, USA.


Addition of « RSL inc. », a doorlgass manufacturer in the United States.


Addition of « Laurier Architectural. », a glass manufacturer in Laurier Station.


Addition of the Patio Door division of Energi in Terrebonne, Quebec.