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News Construction Manufacturing General
September 20, 2020  

NS residents concerned over dusty cement plant emissions

Sudden plant shutdown resulted in a discharge of dust that drifted over neighbourhoods and coated cars.

News General
April 30, 2018  

Flames shot out of grinder before Wisconsin plant explosion

Blast at the Didion Milling plant killed five workers, injured 14 others and reduced the facility to rubble.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 28, 2014  

Worker dies of injuries after Veolia explosion

Four remain in hospital, dust collection system the cause of Sarnia blast.

News Forestry Operations
April 17, 2014  

Warning second BC sawmill could blow, but no preventative steps

Excessive sawdust buildup observed before Lakeland mill exploded killing workers.

News General
January 22, 2014  

Sawmill sues Toshiba over motor that sparked deadly blast

BC Coroner’s office to hold a public inquest into the two Burns Lake Forest Products mill deaths.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 2, 2012  

Aecon wins $85M deal for site prep of Vale project

Will reduce sulphur dioxide emissions at Sudbury plant by 70%

News Business Operations Operations
April 26, 2012  

Pine beetle taking some blame in fatal BC mill explosions

A tiny insect that’s devouring BC’s forestry industry is now being fingered by industry and union officials as a key suspect in the deadly explosions of two sawmills over the past three months.