Producing high-quality vermiculite

About VX Resources

VX Resources Canada Inc. is part of a family-owned group of companies called the S C Group. The new Canadian corporation was established in 2022 by Leo Del Giudice, Tony Del Giudice and Trey McLoughlin and is located in the picturesque town of Gananoque in the Thousand Islands.

Company Overview

The main purpose of VX Resources is the exfoliation of high-grade vermiculite, preparing it for customers across Canada and the U.S.

The key focus will be to ensure customer satisfaction by supplying high quality vermiculite obtained only from reliable global sources, in particular South Africa, Zimbabwe, and China.

The S C Group of Companies, of which VX Resources Canada Inc is a part of, strives to ensure sustained growth and profitability through:

  • Professional performance
  • Ethical business practices
  • Protection of client’s interests
  • Development, training, and support of staff.
  • Creating an environment where individual growth ensures company growth
  • Continued support for the upliftment of all communities
  • A strong commitment to health and safety for the benefit of all.

Legacy and History

 

Siro

Siro

In 1951 Siro Colarossi and his wife Iolanda left their hometown of Rocca di Mezzo, Italy and arrived in South Africa in search of a promising future. In 1955 Siro and Iolanda settled in the town of Cradock, Eastern Cape where he co-founded his first company, Burls and Colarossi. In 1972 Siro retired from the company and formed his own company S. Colarossi (Pty) Ltd. He was soon joined by his son Peppe and his son-in-law Leo. The company then expanded by forming a division in Knysna, Western Cape which was managed by Peppe while the Head Office in Cradock, Eastern Cape was managed by Siro and Leo. Siro retired in 1997 leaving his legacy of quality performance to the experienced leadership of the family’s second generation and a capable work force where S C Contractors  was established.

 

LeoLeo

In 2014, Leo formed the S C Group SA which operates from its Head Office in Cradock, Eastern Cape. The S C Group of Companies boasts successful businesses in construction, civil works, hardware retail, plant hire, property development,  and mining operations. The S C Group is managed by Leo, B. Tech (Italy), and his son Tony B. Com (Hons), B. Compt (Hons) and son-in-law Trey C.P.A/CA(SA) BCompt. (PDA). The group prides itself in its growth and continuity, characterised by third generation involvement in management and control. The S C Group competes in various sectors and utilises the latest equipment and management systems to offer a diverse range of services and expertise.

 

 

Tony Del Giudice Trey McLoughlinTony and Trey

In August 2022, Tony and Trey left their home town of Cradock, South Africa, with their families and embarked on a new challenge: to establish a new Canadian corporation called VX Resources Canada Inc in Gananoque, Ontario, thus ensuring the growth and expansion of the Group. The SC Group managed to secure a majority share in a vermiculite mine in South Africa and, with the prospect of secured future supply of vermiculite and the continued strength and support of the SC Group, the decision to establish a vermiculite exfoliating business in Canada was made.

Contact us

670 Charles Street North
Gananoque, Ontario, Canada
K7G 2W5

Made in Canada. U.S. Shipping available

Hours

09:00 - 17:00
Monday - Friday