Richmond, BC - WorkSafeBC has released an Incident Investigation Report (IIR) into the cause and underlying factors that led to trwo deaths and 20 injuries in a catastrophic fire and explosion at the Babine Forest Products Ltd. mill on January...
Mar 12, 2014 8:57AM
Toronto - The future is near. Several hundred Ontario engineers gathered at the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto on the night of March 6, 2014, to learn more about the magic of 3D laser imaging.
Mar 11, 2014 5:27PM
Calgary - Suncor Energy has begun planned maintenance on one of the two oil sands upgraders at its oil sands operations near Fort McMurray, AB.
Mar 11, 2014 5:24PM
Ottawa - Labour productivity in Canadian businesses rose 1.0% in the fourth quarter of 2013, following a 0.3% gain in the third quarter, Statistics Canada reports. This was the fourth consecutive quarterly increase for 2013 and the highest...
Mar 10, 2014 6:08AM
Halifax - A proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant project on Nova Scotia's east coast has cleared a significant hurdle after conditional approval was granted by an environmental panel.
Mar 7, 2014 3:58PM
Ottawa - Employment was little changed in February 2013, and the unemployment rate remained at 7.0%, Statistics Canada reports in its latest Labour Force Survey. There has been little overall employment growth in Canada since August 2013.
Mar 7, 2014 3:00PM
Cleveland, OH - Demand for products and services related to the development of shale gas and tight oil resources in the US is forecast to rise 3.5% annually to $98 billion in 2017.
Mar 7, 2014 12:16PM
Halifax - Nova Scotia's premier isn't ruling out future help for Michelin Canada after it announced job cuts but Stephen McNeil says any financial assistance will be free of grants to the multinational corporation.
Mar 7, 2014 11:55AM
Ottawa - The Industrial Product Price Index (IPPI) rose 0.5% in 2013, mainly because of higher prices for energy and petroleum products.
Mar 7, 2014 11:30AM
Washington - Orders to US factories fell in January 2014 for a second straight month but a key category that signals business investment plans rebounded. That could be an indication that businesses are becoming more confident.
Mar 7, 2014 7:03AM