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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 18, 2020  

DFO rolls out funds for fish, seafood sector in response to COVID-19

Fisheries minister calls on Canadians to consider the importance of the seafood industry when buying food.

News Food & Beverage General Production
April 30, 2020  

Two more BC poultry plants report workers who have COVID-19

Operations in Metro Vancouver were ordered closed this month when workers tested positive.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 10, 2018  

Cenovus selling northern Alberta oil and gas assets for $625M

Sale to NuVista includes Pipestone and Wembley natural gas and liquids production, 39% interest in Wembley plant.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
January 18, 2017  

New pea processing plant in the works near Portage la Prairie

Will be the largest facility dedicated to pea-protein processing in the world.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 13, 2016  

Burned out Bay de Verde fish plant to be rebuilt

Quinlan Brothers reassures workers and advises fish harvesters it has a backup for processing their catches.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
March 2, 2016  

Maple Leaf Foods to invest in bacon plant in Winnipeg

Ends 2015 with a profit following streamlining efforts.

News Manufacturing General
February 26, 2016  

Helium plant revives long lost industry in Saskatchewan

Will provide industrial-grade gas to North American markets.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 17, 2016  

Alberta petrochemicals program attracting interest: McCuaig-Boyd

Diversification effort provides $500 million in royalty credits to the sector.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 2, 2016  

Alberta to diversify beyond energy extraction

Government to encourage more value-added processing.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Economy General
June 3, 2015  

Atlantic food processing hit hard by consolidation

Atlantic Provinces Economic Council says 10,300 fewer workers than in 2005.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
March 4, 2014  

Manufacturing and processing lead buy out deals in 2013

CVCA reports $12.3 billion in the value of disclosed deals for the year.

News Chemicals Business Operations Operations Technology
October 10, 2013  

Saskatchewan plant to process ore concentrate from NWT mine

Langham residents worry about water being contaminated by leaking chemicals.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
June 3, 2013  

Fire at poultry plant in China kills at least 119

Workers trapped in buildings, plant’s complicated design made escape difficult.

News Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
December 11, 2012  

Maple Leaf sells Lethbridge potato plant for $60 million

Proceeds from the sale, expected to close by the end of December, will be used to pay down debt.

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
October 1, 2012  

Keyera investing $210M in a turbo expander for Rimbey gas plant

Will allow 90% recovery of ethane at the Pembina North facility.