Barrick, Newmont to work together through Nevada joint venture
Dropping $17.8-billion hostile takeover and moving past a dust-up between CEOs over leadership and competence.
Embraer shareholders approve jet joint venture with Boeing
The deal gives Boeing a big stake in Embraer’s market for smaller regional jets.
Marlboro maker Altria the latest big company to explore pot
Altria is the latest of a large group of tobacco and alcohol companies racing to get a piece of the cannabis market.
Molson Coors readies to sell cannabis-infused beverages in Canada next year
Molson and Hexo Corp. launched Truss, a joint venture, earlier this month.
Aecon joint venture wins Enbridge Line 3 replacement contract
Includes 92.2 km of pipeline in Brandon area and 96.5 km near Morden, Man.
Magna deal with Huaya Automotive powers NEVs in China
Joint venture to produce electric-drive powertrain for a German automaker.
BlackBerry to stop making its signature smartphones
Hardware development will be outsourced to the company’s partners.
Shell-led JV gets key permit for Kitimat, BC LNG facility
Facility would initially consist of two processing units, each with the capacity to produce 6.5 million tonnes of LNG annually.
Linamar, GF Automotive form castings, machining joint-venture
Agreements includes a new jointly owned light metal foundry in the southeastern US.
Fiat Chrysler expands China joint venture with sales company
Will expand SUV production in China.
Magna, Chongqing Xingqiaorui Automotive to form joint venture
JV to supply body and chassis components to Chinese market.
Bombardier, NUG to tackle China for rail signal systems
Joint venture will be headquartered in Changzhou, near Shanghai.
Candu signs JV with Chinese to build nuclear reactors
Agreement could establish Candu’s goal of becoming an alternative fuel burner.
TM4 to supply Chinese bus manufacturers with electric propulsion systems
The direct-drive systems reduce electricity consumption by 10% to improve battery autonomy.
Ford says Russian JV cutting 950 jobs due to weaker sales
Automaker says the decision is independent of ongoing issues between Russia and Ukraine.
TransAlta, Australian firm partner up to build gas pipeline
Calgary-based utility will have a 43% stake in the Fortescue River Gas Pipeline joint-venture.
Renault, Chinese partner get government OK for $1.3B joint venture
The French automaker and partner Dongfeng Motor Group. will each own 50% of the venture.
ShawCor sells stake in Socotherm Brasil joint venture to partner
Company said it expects to realize US$30 million in net proceeds.
Daimler pays $845 million for 12% stake in Chinese partner
Automaker looks to increase its footprint in the fast growing Chinese car market.
Renault-Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors expand vehicle cooperation
Nissan and Mitsubishi will develop a new small car through an existing joint venture, including an electric version.
Athabasca has confidence in Dover oilsands sale, Duvernay joint venture
Deal with PetroChina was announced in 2009 and would see the Chinese company own 60% of the McKay River and Dover oilsands projects.
GM, US Army to expand hydrogen fuel cell technology development
The technology has possible military applications ranging from ground vehicles to mobile generators.
Canadian Natural picks Total as partner in SAfrican offshore project
Oil play covers 19,000 square kilometres with water depths ranging from 200 to 1,800 metres.
Nissan announces Myanmar joint venture to start Sunny production in 2015
The factory will initially employ 300 workers and produce more than 10,000 cars per year.
Bellatrix says Korean partner fails to close on $300M joint venture
Both sides would have contributed $150 million for an 83 well project.
GDF SUEZ Canada starts operation of Brockville solar project
The $50 million project has the capacity to power 1,700 homes in Ontario.
Empire Industries forms Chinese joint venture with ZZG
Empire will own 51% of the joint venture, which will design and manufacture amusement rides for the Asian market.
From PLANT West: Into the wormhole
Exploring heavy oil’s inner spaces.
AltaGas forms an LNG partnership with Japanese energy company
Idemitsu Kosan and the Calgary company will export to Asian markets.
Peugeot Citroen, GM unveil vehicles they’ll make as new alliance
GM puts its 7% stake in French automaker to work to cut costs and turn around business in Europe.
STMicroelectronics to leave joint venture with Ericsson
Europe’s largest chipmaker blames exit on stuggles associated with downturn in global demand.
Suncor might slow oilsands expansion approvals
Three joint venture projects up for review based on shareholder value.