Awards and Recognition

Competitions are a great venue for Sirius’ to compare itself to its competitors.  Manufacturers present their highest quality displays as this is one of the few places to build their reputation.  Competition is also a great venue to learn about new industry trends.  In addition to the numerous competitions and festivals throughout Asia, Europe and Canada with dozens of prizes won, Sirius’ founders is particularly proud of their following achievements.

DaNang International Fireworks Competition 2009 in Vietnam – 2nd prize for Spain

Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec 2009 – 1st prize for Canada

Malaysia International Fireworks Competition 2008 – 1st prize for Spain

Shanghai International Fireworks competition 2008 – 1st place for Spain

HSBC Celebration of Light 2008 – 1st prize for Canada

Shanghai International Fireworks competition 2007 – 2nd place for Canada

GlobalFest fireworks competition 2007 in Calgary – 1st place for Spain

HSBC Celebration of Light 2007 –  1st place for Canada


Industry Experience

Sirius Pyrotechnics has an extensive history and a combined 130 years experience in the fireworks industry.  The company has designed and implemented some of the world’s largest fireworks events for the past 25 years. Included are just some highlights of international and national displays produced.

2011                       HSBC Celebration of Lights Producer, Vancouver

2010                       Vancouver Olympic Winter Games Opening, Victory, & Closing  Ceremonies

2009/2011           Danang International Fireworks Competition—Vietnam

2008                       18th International Fireworks competition 2008—Hannover, Germany

2008                                      Closing Ceremonies of the 400th Special Musical fireworks display of Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec at Les Chutes Montmorency

2008                       Quebec City 400th Anniversary main display “Spring”

2008                       International Fireworks Competition in Zagreb- Croatia

2007                       2nd International musical– Fireworks competition 2007- Shanghai, China

2006/7                 GlobalFest International Fireworks Competition – Multiple prizes

2002                       HRH Queen Royal Visit to Manitoba

2002                       G8 Summit Fireworks – Kananaskis, AB

2001                       New Year’s Eve celebration in Chile- Valparaiso

2000                       Bill Gates Private New Year’s Celebration

1999/00                Canadian Fireworks Competition Champion – Sherbrooke, PQ

1999                       Pan Am Games, Opening/Closing Ceremonies, Nightly display

1999                       Inauguration of the world’s tallest twin towers, Petronas towers in Kuala Lumpur

1996/9                  Benson & Hedges Symphony of Fire in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver

1997                       A.P.E.C. Prime Minister’s Gala Dinner – Vancouver BC

1997                       B&H International Fireworks Competition in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver

– Special Jupiter Award Montreal, Gold Trophy in Toronto and Vancouver

1997                       Dunhill Symphony of Fire in South Africa

1997                       Fireworks Competition in Gothenburg Sweden – Multiple prizes