Preliminary Work Set to Begin on the Yonge North Subway Extension Project into Richmond Hill
Richmond Hill, Ontario, June 16, 2017 — The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health and Member of Parliament for Markham—Stouffville, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Steven Del Duca, Ontario Minister of Transportation, and Wayne Emmerson, York Region Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, today announced more than $36 million in federal funding to support the planning and preliminary engineering of the proposed 7.4 km extension of the existing Yonge Subway line into York Region.
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Newmarket-Based Eurospec Manufacturing Receives up to $1.7 Million to Develop Technologies for Cars of the Future
YORK REGION, ON, June 2, 2017 /CNW/ – Eurospec Manufacturing Inc. in Newmarket, Ontario (up to $1.7 million), which is developing a best-in-class automotive seat adjustment mechanism.
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Vaughan-Based Manufacturer Gracious Living Corporation Gets Nearly $500K Jolt From Alectra Utilities
A Vaughan-based manufacturing firm got a nearly $500,000 jolt from a municipally-owned electricity distribution company for cutting its power usage.
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York Region Headquartered Magna Receives Volvo Supplier Quality and Excellence Award
AURORA, York Region, April 24, 2017 – Magna International announced its powertrain manufacturing division in Ilz, Austria, has received the Volvo Cars Quality Excellence (VQE) Award for its outstanding performance.
Full Article: www.magna.com
Vaughan-Based AMM Partners with the UNB and CanmetMaterials for Hybrid Builds in Additive Manufacturing
Vaughan-based Additive Metal Manufacturing (AMM) partnering with the University of New Brunswick (UNB) and CanmetMaterials is validating hybrid builds for diecasting and injection molding applications.
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Shimifrez Inc., Kicks off $750K Expansion, Will Create 8 Jobs, at its New Facility in Vaughan
VAUGHAN, York Region, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — New Services, fresh thinking, new machinery and New location – all are combining to kick-start a new generation of thin metal components proudly made in Canada.
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Markham-Based GM Canada Taps Nerds, ‘Crappy’ Weather – Everything the Automaker is Looking For
GM is hiring engineers and software developers by the hundreds in Canada. In February, it launched an online campaign to essentially crowd source Android and Java developers to fill some 700 jobs as it creates a major software development centre in Markham, York Region.
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Vaughan Manufacturer Acquired by Southwestern Ontario Company
TruBilt’s pre-hung doors – ones that come ready to install in their own frame – will continue to be manufactured at the company’s Vaughan, York Region location.
Full Article: www.stthomastimesjournal.com
Markham-Based iFabric Corp. Signs Deal with SPI
Intelligent Fabric Technologies (North America) Inc. (“IFTNA”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of iFabric Corp. (TSX:IFA), today announced the signing of an agreement with Strategic Partners (“SPI”). The agreement provides SPI with a license to use IFTNA’s textile technologies in future generations of medical apparel and footwear.
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Vaughan-Based Armtec Announces Multi-Million Dollar Investment in Large Diameter HDPE Pipe Equipment
Vaughan –(Marketwired – March 2, 2017) – Armtec is excited to announce a multi-million dollar investment in equipment to manufacture large diameter high density polyethylene (“HDPE”) storm sewer pipe for the public and private infrastructure markets across Canada.
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