The Canadian Truck King Challenge (CTKC) celebrated its 12th anniversary by crowning the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali as its champion. Sierra beat out five other challengers for the crown, marking the first time that General Motors has won in the half-ton (1500) category. Previously, GM has won the title in the heavy-duty (HD) category, including winning the challenge in 2018 with the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD.
Rio Tinto with the Cheslatta Carrier and Haisla First Nations, celebrated launch of tl'ughus tunnel boring machine, a key milestone in completing the Kemano Second Tunnel project.
Fordia Group Inc., joins the Epiroc team. Fordia becomes part of the Rock Drilling Tools division of the Stockholm-based company, the Fordia brand, along with its team and current network will be leveraged. Fordia will continue to offer its solutions dedicated to improving the performance of its customers.
Wajax Corporation announced that it has acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of Montréal, Québec-based Groupe Delom Inc.
The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, visited Sudbury, Ontario at Science North to speak about promote the benefits and opportunities of the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA).
Enbridge Inc., announced it will amalgamate its Ontario based utilities, Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. and Union Gas Limited, effective January 1, 2019.
Burloak Technologies, a division of Samuel, Son and Co., Limited, has signed an agreement with Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc., to purchase a state-of-the-art Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing System (EBAM 110). The system is one of the largest additive manufacturing systems globally.
ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. announced today a long-term funding programme to support mining and materials engineering R&D in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University. The strategic partnership pledges to provide $360,000 over four years to create the ArcelorMittal Mining and Mineral Processing Fund, which will finance research projects and program development in the University's Mining Department. This joint pledge by ArcelorMittal Mining Canada and ArcelorMittal Mining R&D marks the first major financial contribution by the fund to an educational institution in Canada.
Secure Energy Services Inc., announce the light oil feeder pipeline system and receipt terminal in the Kindersley-Kerrobert region of Saskatchewan was completed on time and on budget and began commercial operations on October 1. Secure commenced construction of the Kerrobert Light Pipeline System in September of 2017 as part of the Corporation's growth strategy to continually expand its midstream infrastructure by adding long-term contracted transportation and commercial related services in support of value creation for customers.
CellCube Energy Storage Systems Inc., announced that it wholly owned subsidiary PowerHaz Energy Mobile Solutions Inc., is expected to deliver its largest order yet for $565,000 of engineered equipment to a large multi-national customer in the fourth quarter.