Frontier Lithium of Sudbury, ON, has successfully produced battery-quality lithium hydroxide monohydrate (LiOH-H2O) through a reputable third-party firm using its crystallization process technology from a purified lithium hydroxide (LiOH) solution produced by Frontier Lithium.
Midland, MI-based Dow has announced plans to build the world’s first net-zero carbon emissions integrated ethylene cracker and derivatives site with respect to scope 1 and 2 carbon dioxide emissions.
Montreal-based Norgas Controls, a distributor and seller of natural gas regulators, meters, and valves across Canada, has enhanced its product offering to include a proprietary line of water meters for its residential, commercial, and industrial customers.
G3 of Winnipeg plans to build two new grain elevators in Alberta and Saskatchewan. G3 Rycroft, AB, and G3 Melfort, SK, will each have a capacity of 42,000 tonnes. Both new facilities will be located on CN Rail.
First Cobalt Corp. of Toronto has awarded a contract to industry expert Metso Outotec for the design and manufacturing of solvent extraction cells as well as technical support for the layout of a new solvent extraction plant and its process control.
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. of Mississauga, ON, announced that it has completed construction of a $182 million expansion to its Winnipeg prepared meats plant, significantly increasing its bacon production capacity with new in-house capacity for pre-cooked, microwaveable bacon.
Swagelok Company of Solon, OH, recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the completion of its new global headquarters and innovation center. The 124,000-square-foot facility includes an innovation laboratory and the Edward A. Lozick Customer Collaboration Center and is directly connected to the company’s main plant.
Detmold, Germany-based electronics specialist Weidmüller Group has acquired the team and assets of Emphatec Inc. of Markham, ON. Weidmüller extends its portfolio, especially when it comes to PLC migration and C1D2 (Class 1 Division 2) solutions, the company says.
Schneider Electric, in collaboration with software partner AVEVA, has announced the launch of Schneider Go Green 2022, its annual student competition to find the latest bold ideas in digital and sustainable innovation.
Global Food and Ingredients Inc. of Toronto has announced the acquisition of a plant-based pet food ingredients production facility in Bowden, AB, and the creation of GFI’s new Plant-Based Pet Food Ingredients business unit. The facility produces custom blends of milled red lentils, green lentils, chickpeas, pinto beans, yellow peas, and green peas to produce specific nutritional profiles for pet food manufacturers.