Canadian Manufacturing

Mining & Resources

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Toronto firm lands $125M mining equipment sale

    September 17, 2010 by Staff

    TORONTO: Toromont CAT, a division of Toromont Industries Ltd., has been selected by Detour Gold Corp. to supply the production fleet of mining trucks and support equipment for the Detour Lake project in Northern Ontario. The total value of the

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Mill to sell black liquor to BC Hydro

    September 9, 2010 by Erika Beauchesne

    Gibsons, B.C.: The Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Mill has long been the economic backbone of Port Mellon, B.C., but new federal funding to scale up the plant’s biomass production will soon have it fueling more than just the community’s

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Working a niche works

    March 10, 2010 by Noelle Stapinsky, Features Editor

    In a market where economies of scale have become critically important to profit margins, a small Northern Quebec plastics company has turned one-off development of plastic parts into a business with access to one of Canada’s largest industrial sectors. Providing

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Forestry Industry moves toward bio-age

    February 24, 2010 by Noelle Stapinsky, Features Editor

    Canada’s battered forest industry continues to struggle with sluggish demand, pricing pressures from competitors in developing countries, bankruptcies, plant closures and job losses across the country. Still reeling from continuous setbacks over the past five years—such as a drawn out