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News Government General
August 5, 2020  

UBC loses appeal over ammonia dump that killed fish in Vancouver creek

CIMCO Refrigeration was fined $800,000 by the provincial court after pleading guilty to discharging the chemical into the storm drain

News Transportation General
June 11, 2020  

BC, Ontario shipyards team up to win multibillion dollar icebreaker contract

The agreement between Seaspan Marine and Heddle Shipyards represents the type of co-operation rarely seen within Canada.

News Electronics General
January 24, 2020  

Mastercard to build new cybersecurity centre in Vancouver

The feds say the centre will support 380 jobs and 100 co-op positions.

News Manufacturing General Technology
October 3, 2019  

New tech institute for Surrey takes pressure off Vancouver: Horgan

Cost and availability of industrial land are two of the biggest constraints to growth in BC’s technology sector.

News Government General
September 19, 2019  

Election 2019: Wilson-Raybould pledges non-partisan approach on issues

Wilson-Raybould is running as an Independent in one of the most-watched ridings of Vancouver-Granville.

News Government General
September 12, 2019  

Trudeau launches Liberal election campaign in Vancouver, just like in 2015

Liberal strategists say Trudeau intends to spend much of the first week of the campaign on the offence.

News Food & Beverage General
July 23, 2019  

Vancouver police say they found large marijuana cooking operation

Operation had allegedly been selling high-potency cannabis oils to black market.

News General
March 27, 2019  

Lululemon Q4 profit soars 80%, beating analyst expectations

The Vancouver-based clothing maker anticipates continued strength.

News Transportation General
March 18, 2019  

Safety board investigates collision of two ships in Vancouver Harbour

Collision occurred just after midnight on Sunday morning

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 6, 2018  

Vancouver area laundry microplastics are filtering into ocean: Study

Many of the microplastics are in the form of fibres from polyester and rayon clothing.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Technology
August 10, 2017  

Uber launches fleet of mapping vehicles in Vancouver ahead of rollout

Information will better match customers with drivers, navigate quicker routes and more accurate timing estimates.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
June 28, 2017  

Vancouver’s electric car owners to see fees for city charge stations

One program sets fees for electric vehicle charging stations, the other creates more curb-side stations.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
August 18, 2016  

Canada aims to spread Chinese immigrants across country

An aging Canadian population needs more young blood to propel the economy, especially outside of big cities.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
June 21, 2016  

Vancouver joins No side for NEB Trans Mountain approval

Joins court challenges to quash energy board’s recommendation in favour of $6.8-billion pipeline expansion.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
November 16, 2015  

Reinstate coast guard, ban north coast oil tankers: Trudeau to ministers

Environmental and safety advocates have decried the former Conservative government’s handling of marine issues.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
September 17, 2015  

US refinery issues may bump up gas prices in Western Canada

Motorists could pay as much as five to seven cents more a litre, analysts say.

News Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Technology
August 10, 2015  

BC company’s agile robots crawling where humans can’t

ROVs have combed through a tsunami-hit nuclear plant and performed search and rescue after the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas Economy General Sustainability
May 28, 2015  

Vancouver pipeline expansion would be ‘disastrous’: mayor

NEB considering Kinder Morgan’s plan to triple its bitumen-carrying capacity to 890,000 barrels a day.

News Energy Government Oil & Gas General Operations Sustainability
May 27, 2015  

Vancouver First Nation says pipeline expansion could increase spills

Kinder Morgan wants to triple the capacity of its Trans Mountain pipeline to 890,000 barrels a day.

News Aerospace Automotive Construction Energy Food & Beverage Forestry Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Economy General Operations Production
May 14, 2015  

Oil prices reverse economic fortunes of Canada’s largest cities

Calgary, Edmonton headed toward recession, while manufacturing drives growth in Halifax, Toronto and Vancouver.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
August 22, 2014  

Vancouver taking Trans Mountain pipeline challenge to Federal Court

Ongoing dispute has already caused a seven-month delay in the pipeline’s regulatory process.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
January 8, 2014  

Independent panel to review plans for BC container port expansion

Port Metro Vancouver wants to build a three-berth, marine-container facility that can handle an additional 2.4 million units.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
June 26, 2013  

Oliver announces measures to calm public fears over pipeline safety

Measures will ensure taxpayers are not left on the hook for any oil-related cleanup costs.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
April 11, 2013  

Clean up underway as bio diesel leaks from BC Suncor plant

22 barrels leak from plant in Port Moody, small amount seeps into Burrard Inlet.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 18, 2013  

Electric vehicle owners will get a charge out of 13 charging stations in BC

Stations provide a charge up to 80% in less than 30 minutes.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Production Sustainability Technology
August 22, 2012  

BC attracting most investment in Canada: report

Thomson Reuters report says province drew 20% of all venture capital investments in second quarter.