Jul. 21, 2016 - Riverside Lobster International, a Canadian live lobster exporter, says it plans to purchase new equipment with the help of a $1-million investment from the federal government.
Jul. 18, 2016 - aeSolutions announced today that after a three-year software evaluation period, BP has selected aeShield to assist asset personnel in monitoring Control, Alarm and Safety Instrumented Systems (CASIS) performance for all upstream oil and gas assets around the globe. “To date, it has been a challenge to automate the monitoring of these devices due to the lack of common systems in place across BP’s facilities,” said aeSolutions in a statement.
Jul. 13, 2016 - The Oilfield Technology Group (OTG) of Hexion is planning to expand its resin coated proppant manufacturing facility in Canada to “provide a more efficient supply of proppants to fracturing service companies and operators in the oil and gas industry.”
Jul. 11, 2016 - Richmond, B.C.-based Premium Brands Holdings Corp. — a producer, marketer and distributor of specialty food products — is planning to build a 212,000-sq.-ft. sandwich assembly facility in Phoenix, Ariz.
Jul. 4, 2016 - Last week, Transcontinental Inc. (known as TC Transcontinental) announced it has acquired Robbie Manufacturing, a flexible packaging supplier that specializes in on-site packaging needs for grocery stores, shrink wrap packaging of multipack consumer goods, and packaging solutions for food processors.
Jun. 29, 2016 - In a statement released this week, Michelin North America says it has invested more than US$3.1 billion since 2011 on manufacturing capacity and infrastructure and other developments in support of its sustainable growth strategies.
Jun. 24, 2016 - Fortress Paper has announced it is selling its Lebel-sur-Quévillon pulp mill and sawmill assets for $15.36 million to Nexolia Bioenergy Inc., a private company focused on investing in natural resources, renewable energy and other projects.
Jun. 21, 2016 - Johnson Controls, a manufacturer of absorbent glass mat (AGM) batteries, says it is investing $245 million between 2016 and 2020 to double AGM production capacity in North America.
Jun. 20, 2016 - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International’s wholly-owned subsidiary Valeant Canada will be investing a total of $27.5 million in its Steinbach, Man., and Laval, Que., manufacturing facilities in an effort to expand its manufacturing and export capacity.
Jun. 7, 2016 - French’s Food Company says starting early next year, all ketchup it sells in Canada will be bottled in the country.
Jun. 3, 2016 - During the grand opening of the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre’s new Collaborative Greenhouse Technology Centre, Vance Badawey, MP for Niagara Centre, and Chris Bittle, MP for St. Catharines, announced a Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) investment of up to $5.76 million in the centre to help develop and commercialize horticultural and greenhouse technologies.
Jun. 1, 2016 - May 26, 2016, marked the inauguration of two new high-tech component production lines at the GE Oil & Gas plant in Talamona, Italy. A new nozzle production line is the first completely automated line for GE Oil & Gas, and a new additive manufacturing line will use laser technology to 3D print end burners for gas turbine combustion chambers.
Jun. 1, 2016 - Welland, Ont., has been selected as the home of GE Canada’s new multi-modal “Brilliant Factory,” a gas-engine plant that’s being shifted from Wisconsin. The facility will initially manufacture GE Power’s reciprocating engines, components for compression, mechanical drive, and power generation, and manufacture components for GE transportation diesel engines.
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