News and events


Web Based Claims Management System Deployed for Kernaghan Adjusters

OpenRoad has deployed a complete business system for Kernaghan Adjusters, a national insurance adjusting firm with offices across Canada. 128 bit web encryption allows Kernaghan offices across the country to securely store all their claims information in a common database, simplifying management reporting and reducing overall cost of system ownership. The Microsoft DNA architecture was […]

Events, News

Gordon Ross lectures at BCIT

Gordon Ross, OpenRoad’s Director of Project Management, recently guest lectured for Integrated Management Information Systems students at BCIT. Gordon covered several topics during his lecture, including success factors in e-commerce, managing web-application projects, and the future of Internet applications.


BC Hydro PowerPartnerships

Improving industry relationships is the goal of BC Hydro’s recently deployed PowerPartnerships site. This Power Smart initiative for business customers provides valuable information about energy management solutions, rates and billing services, and energy saving tips. Karo and OpenRoad designed and developed this site for BC Hydro.


BC Hydro Power Smart Home

October is Power Smart month and BC Hydro has a new Power Smart Home site. With tips on how to conserve energy and save money, this site was designed and built by Karo and OpenRoad.


Translink Area Planning

Translink’s Area Transit Plans are intended to identify 1-6 year priorities for improving local transit service in GVRD municipalities. OpenRoad contributed to the web-based survey that collects feedback on community transit issues.


FaxPC Fax-to-Email Gateway Launched

ImagePower launched FaxPC, the world’s fastest Internet fax-to-email service. FaxPC, built by OpenRoad and Karo in conjunction with ImagePower, offers free unlimited inbound faxing and remote retreival, along with free fax storage.


Royal BC Museum: Out of the Mist

The latest Royal BC Museum exhibit, Out of the Mist — Treasures of the Nuu-chah-nulth Chiefs, recently opened in Victoria. OpenRoad provided technical development for the Karo-designed web kiosk that is part of this traveling exhibit.


Buy & Sell Launches Auction Site

The number one source for buying and selling in BC, the Buy & Sell, has launched their Auction site. Built by OpenRoad and Karo, this site has full integration with the existing classified site, allowing users to see both ads and auctions.