Strategic investments in modern water and wastewater infrastructure will play a key role in ensuring Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador residents have access to reliable services to support healthy communities.
Next Generation Manufacturing Canada (NGen) of Hamilton, ON, the industry-led organization leading Canada’s Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster, has announced a $3 million collaborative project, featuring over $1.4 million in co-funding, to develop and scale a novel production monitoring and optimization platform.
Winnipeg-based Richardson International Limited has announced a significant investment in its canola crush plant in Yorkton, SK. In addition to doubling its processing capacity to 2.2 million metric tonnes, the project will optimize operational efficiencies and modernize the facility to meet an ever-growing global demand for canola oil and canola meal products.
Fuse Cobalt Inc. of Vancouver has announced that the government of Canada and the government of Ontario announced a joint $10-million investment in the First Cobalt Corp. refinery in Cobalt, ON. The refinery is located approximately 1500 m west of Fuse Cobalt’s cobalt mineral exploration property and inside the historic silver-cobalt producing region of Ontario.
Building on the company’s 25 years’ presence in China and to meet the growing demand for its potato products, McCain Foods has announced the investment of US$200 million into a second local production facility to be located in Yangling Agricultural Hi-Tech Development Zone, Shaanxi Province in China.
Kruger Products (KPLP) has announced its plan for a capital investment of $575 million in the Brompton area of Sherbrooke, QC, to build a new, state-of-the-art tissue plant featuring Canada’s largest and most modern TAD paper machine along with related converting equipment and infrastructure (the TAD2 Project).
Maple Leaf Foods has announced plans to invest $660 million to build a new, 640,000 sq. ft., value-added fresh poultry facility in London, ON. This new facility will be one of the most technologically advanced poultry-processing plants in the world and will initially employ 1,450 full and part time employees to meet the growing demand for premium poultry products.
Microsoft has announced a massive new investment in Canada, with plans for a state-of-the-art new headquarters located in the heart of downtown Toronto. With a move-in date set in Sept 2020, the facility, located at 81 Bay Street, is just one of a series of significant investments Microsoft is making.