YFL Valve has completed a repeat order of its L type three-way ball valves. The valves are ready for shipment to Vancouver to be installed on a Royal Canadian Navy ship.
Velan Inc. of Montreal, a manufacturer of industrial valves, has appointed Rejean Ostiguy as its new chief financial officer. He will be a key member of the company’s senior management team and is succeeding John Ball, who has been effectively carrying out his mandate as CFO since June 1, 2005.
Vancouver-based tech start-up VoltSafe has announced that its patented prong-less magnetic electrical plug has recently achieved a SIL3 (safety integrity level 3) rating for its first to market product, the Magnetic Block Heater Plug. This is the highest safety integrity level that is economically feasible for industrial applications.
Trans Mountain kicked off pipeline construction in June with work beginning in Kamloops, BC. Construction preparation has begun for the Kamloops Urban Area (KUA) pipeline section that is 7 km in length and will take approximately 7 months to complete.
ProMation Engineering has joined the Valve Manufacturers Association (VMA) of Washington, DC, as the association’s newest full member. Based in Brooksvile, FL, the company was founded in 2006.
Huntsman Corp. of The Woodlands, TX, has announced that it has completed the acquisition of CVC Thermoset Specialties, a North American specialty chemical manufacturer serving the industrial composites, adhesives and coatings markets.
The Alberta Carbon Trunk Line (ACTL) system, the world’s newest — and said to be the largest capacity — carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) project, is now fully operational.
EarthRenew of Toronto has been selected to submit an international consortium project proposal by the governments of Canada and the United Kingdom (UK). The two governments are working together to foster and support collaborative industrial research and development (R&D) projects with a seemingly high potential for commercialization.
Mississauga, ON-based Rittal Systems has welcomed Franklin Empire to its distribution/partner network in Quebec. In 2017, Rittal also added Franklin Empire of Toronto to its network in Ontario.
Toronto-based Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO), the licensing and regulating body for professional engineers and engineering in the province, has installed Marisa Sterling, P.Eng., FEC, as its 101st president and eighth woman to lead its council during its virtual annual general meeting (AGM) on May 30.