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News Manufacturing General
December 2, 2019  

Composites One acquires Polynt Composites Distribution

Polynt will continue to own and operate its resin and gel coat blending operations in Brampton and Drummondville.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
July 29, 2015  

Solvay to buy US Cytec for $5.5B

Belgium company becomes second in aerospace composite materials.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Technology
June 11, 2014  

Heinz, Ford to turn tomato skins into car parts

Researchers will explore using the fruit’s fibres to make composite materials.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Operations Production
March 18, 2014  

Sigma Industries adds 65 jobs at Beauce facilities

Composite manufacturer expects move to generate $8M in additional revenues.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 4, 2014  

Airbus Helicopters in Fort Erie adds a production line and 40 jobs

Former Eurocopter Canada wins a global mandate for engine cowlings for the EC225.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
May 29, 2013  

MPI acquires global plastics giant Quadrant

Engineered plastics manufacturer will operate under current name.

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
February 21, 2013  

Transport Canada certifies Pratt & Whitney’s CSeries engine

Engine-maker logs 4,000 hours of testing on Boeing 747 test plane to earn approval.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
January 31, 2013  

Boeing sticks with 787 battery; production speed up plan

Plane-maker will not drop the lithium-ion batteries at the centre of the 787’s problems.

News Aerospace Electronics Business Operations Operations Production Technology
January 22, 2013  

FAA tries to keep pace as more advanced technology takes to the air

After Boeing 787 grounding, experts question the authority’s ability to keep up with the way planes are built today.

News Production
May 26, 2011  

ICI options a $2M purchase of plastics innovator

Innovative Composites International has an option to purchase a manufacturer of fibre-reinforced thermoplastic skin for $2 million, which would secure supply of the material and reduce raw materials costs.

Tech Centre Automotive Business Operations Operations
December 8, 2010  

Taking a winner to market

ICI founder and president Terry Ball with a small