Updating and Redesigning the MPCA Website

mpca-website-design-calgaryMount Pleasant Community Association contacted the Blue Ocean team hoping to upgrade and redesign their website for greater functionality and ease of use. The newly designed site is live.

Our team created a mobile-responsive web design for the Calgary community association. We built an online event calendar that is easily updated by members using the CMS. The calendar allows members to access what’s happening in their community and enables them to synch these events with their iCal, Google and/or Yahoo calendars. Community and business memberships can be purchased online. 

Mount Pleasant Community Association’s mission is to encourage all residents and participants of their programs and services to share and enhance the quality of life for the common good.

To check out the full website, you can visit it here:

A Custom Built Website for Opal Custom Built Homes

opal-homes-calgary-website-designWe are proud to announce that a new website design for Calgary’s Opal Custom Built Homes is now live.

Looking to our web design crew, the Opal team contacted us to design a logo for the company and also to design their very first website. The mobile friendly web design features all of Opal Custom Built Home’s current available home listings. It also contains a photo gallery that illustrates the superior craftsmanship and excellent quality that are hallmarks of an Opal home.

Every Opal Custom Built Home combines expert craftsmanship, attention to detail and specially selected materials to create homes that enhance the lives of their customers and the communities in which they live. Opal homes are built with integrity and honor and inspired by creativity and innovation.

To view the full website, you can visit it here:

Remodeling the GateWorks Website

gateworks-calgary-new-website-designLooking to improve the presentation of their website, GateWorks contacted our team at Blue Ocean Interactive to give their website a redesign. We are happy to say that the new site is live.

We have restructured the site’s content to make it easier for users to navigate to their desired areas of interest whereas before, much of the site’s content was buried and hard to find.  We also designed the site for full use on mobile devices, such that it scales to size on all screens using different browser types. 

GateWorks has proudly served Calgary and Edmonton residential, commercial and industrial clients since 2000. They collaborate with their clients to provide custom solutions for gates, gate automation systems, access controls, safety devices and security cameras. 

To learn more and see the full website you can go here:

IPAC Services Corp. Gets Mobile Friendly

ipac-responsive-website-design-calgaryWith a need to get their website mobile friendly, IPAC Services Corp. contacted the Blue Ocean web design team. The newly designed site is now live.

We redesigned the website to be responsive such that it scales to size on all devices. There is a secure employee login area allowing users to access private company information. There is also a vendor area where documents can be downloaded as required.

IPAC Services Corp. is a leading provider of construction, maintenance and logistical services. IPAC’s expertise includes the oil & gas, petro chemical, utilities, wood products, pulp and paper, forestry, power generation and mining sectors. Primarily serving Western Canada, IPAC continues to explore North American and international opportunities.

To view the full website, you can see it here:

Light It Up! True North Christmas Lights is Live

true-north-xmas-lights-responsive-website-designIt’s almost that time of year with the holiday season around the corner and night setting in earlier than later. What better way to set the mood and brighten things up with Christmas lights. Our longtime clients, True North Christmas Lights wanted to revive their online presence and give their website a mobile responsive web design boost.

We’ve migrated content from their old site to the new site, updating their portfolio to showcase the stunning light displays they create. The fully responsive site highlights their vast selection of lighting and accessories used to illuminate businesses, homes, and trees in festive fashion.

At True North Christmas Lights they know that the holiday season is a time for family, friends and celebration. It is their pleasure to be a part of this experience by creating quality Christmas light displays for you, your family, and your business. Their service vehicles are fully stocked with all your lighting product needs. 

To see the full website you can visit it here:

A Website Upgrade for Southland Funeral Chapel

southland-funeral-website-design-upgradeMaking use of our customer loyalty website upgrade, Southland Funeral Chapel decided it was time to redesign their website. The newly designed site is now live.

We upgraded the site to a mobile friendly design such that it is easily navigable and displays beautifully on all devices. We also updated their logo with a new design to reflect the respectful and professional approach they take in their business. We’ve built an obituary database with a search feature for easy retrieval of information.

Southland Funeral Chapel is an independent, locally owned, full service funeral home that has been serving Taber and surrounding communities for more than 40 years. Having trained in communities large and small throughout Alberta, their experienced Funeral Directors have acquired a unique understanding of the diverse needs and customs of individuals and faith groups.

To see the site in full, please visit it here:

Transforming the Envirocan Website

envirocan-new-website-designLooking to refresh and reinvigorate their presence on the web, Envirocan contacted the Blue Ocean team to update their website. The new site is now live.

We created a full screen design for the 100% Canadian owned and operated company which highlights their strengths and services. The website is fully mobile responsive, linking to their social media profiles and providing easy to navigate to areas of support and information for their clients.  

Envirocan is proud to be Alberta’s leading organic nutrient recycler, providing sustainable and comprehensive waste and recycling solutions for their clients. Their goal is to implement safe and reliable waste collection and disposal options, as well as introduce additional recycling solutions into the lifestyles of fellow Albertans.

To learn more and see the new website, you can go here:

A New E-Commerce Website For ACS Distributors

ACS-distributors-ecommerce-web-designIn need of a new e-commerce mobile friendly website, the folks at Calgary's ACS Distributors got in contact with our web design team. Their online store is now up and running on the net.

We redesigned their old CMS to a new e-commerce website which features their many automotive mobile electronic products. Building a secure login area for customers and incorporating best practice UX design, the site also contains a full suite of online technical information and support for customers.

ACS Distributors offers the most technologically advanced devices in the remote start, vehicle security, radar detection, mobile video and audio sectors. Established in 1995, ACS Distributors has satisfied automotive installation businesses with integral products to their business model. 

To view the full site, visit it here:

A Refreshingly New Website for Bottega Wines & Spirits

bottega-calgary-new-website-design-liveCalgary’s Bottega Wine & Spirits contacted our web design team to create a new website for their family run and operated business. We are stoked to share that the site is now live. 

Looking to incorporate a newsletter feature for their clients and integrate the website with their social media accounts, we created a full screen design with these very elements. We also crafted the website’s copy and supplied photography for the website, making for a concoction of online awesomeness.

Bottega wines and spirits is a full service liquor store located in downtown Calgary. They have carefully selected an array of fine wines, craft beers, and rare single malt scotches. Their staff is passionate about providing expert recommendations for wine and spirits to compliment any occasion, mood or last minute gift giving. 

To check out the full website you can visit it here:

Building an Investment Calculator for the United Way of Calgary and Area

investment-calculator-web-development-calgaryWe are extremely fortunate to help an organization whose sole mission is improving the lives of individuals and families here in Calgary. For the United Way of Calgary and Area our web developers built a custom component that illustrates the impact your investment makes towards alleviating poverty, helping kids reach their highest potential and keeping Calgarians thriving as a community.

The impact calculator designed by our web developers allows those making donations to see where their money is going. It calculates the investment made and then outputs where the money will be allotted, for example – winter boots for children, addiction recovery services, education resources and consulting services for youth in crisis.

Since 1940 United Way has supported agencies that assist vulnerable Calgarians. They drive social changes in three focus areas: poverty, kids and communities; investing in programs and collaborations that tackle the root causes of social issues.

To see the impact that your investment can make and to make a donation, please follow the link:

PrinterWorks West Gets a Website Redesign

website-redesign-for-printerworkswest-calgaryIn need of a website upgrade, the folks at PrinterWorks West gave our web design team the green light to go ahead and give their website a full redesign. We are happy to say that the site is now live.

The clean and simple design is a vast improvement from its original counterpart whose cluttered appearance made it difficult to navigate. To create a better user experience for visitors, we simplified the sitemap and migrated all the existing content accordingly. We’ve integrated feeds from the various suppliers that PrinterWorks West carries and the site is also fully mobile responsive.

PrinterWorks West is a printer and copier supplies store with offices in Calgary and Edmonton. They provide managed print services and remote field services at competitive prices. Their technicians are manufacturer certified, capable and responsive. 

To visit their new and improved website, please click here: