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2014-01-22 16:21:44

OTTAWA, Jan. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - In 2012, at a time when programs and services that directly benefitted Canadians were being cut, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) used $4 million from a "special reserve fund" to pay for commercials to sell Canadians on the proposed budget. The advertising campaign's goal was to convince the public of the opportunities to capitalize on Canada's natural resources and that the budget would create jobs. At the same time, programs that directly...

2013-10-16 23:31:59

Boulder Ionics (BI), a leading producer of ionic liquid based electrolytes for advanced energy storage, announced that it has signed a non-exclusive worldwide licensing agreement with Hydro-Québec (HQ), a major supplier of electricity, relying on clean, renewable energy. The deal provides BI with a license to HQ’s patent portfolio for a family of chemicals containing bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide, or FSI. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Combining this license with its existing licenses of TFSI...

2013-07-08 12:22:04

MONTREAL, July 8, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Metallurgy & Materials Society of The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (MetSoc of CIM) will honour members for their outstanding achievements and contributions to metallurgy and related fields at the Awards Gala of the Annual Conference of Metallurgists 2013 taking place at Le Westin Montréal on October 28(th) at 19:00. "We look forward to presenting the awards to these deserving members of MetSoc at our Gala...

2013-05-07 08:22:58

TORONTO, May 6, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) honoured the industry's finest on May 6 for their outstanding contributions in various fields at the Awards Gala of the CIM 2013 Convention taking place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The 21 awards were presented to individuals and organizations. Names and bios of all the winners will be available on the CIM website, www.cim.org/awards, on Tuesday, May 7. ABOUT CIM: The...

2013-05-06 16:23:55

TORONTO, May 6, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) honoured the industry's finest on May 6 for their outstanding contributions in various fields at the Awards Gala of the CIM 2013 Convention taking place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The 21 awards were presented to individuals and organizations. Names and bios of all the winners will be available on the CIM website, www.cim.org/awards, on Tuesday, May 7. ABOUT CIM: The...

2012-10-24 23:20:17

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the launch of the Smarter Energy Research Institute, a new industrial research collaboration model aimed at accelerating innovation across the global energy and utilities market. Hydro-Quebec (Canada), Alliander (Netherlands) and DTE Energy (USA) join as the first members. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) The Smarter Energy Research Institute is a new collaboration between...

2012-10-23 11:24:02

HALIFAX, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - A Canadian energy development company will announce one of the largest onshore energy investments in Atlantic Canada on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the Goldboro Interpretive Centre. The announcement will introduce and provide details on the major energy infrastructure project to be developed in the Municipality of the District of Guysborough (MoDG). MoDG is currently the landfall for the Sable natural gas sub-sea pipeline and home...

2012-08-21 06:21:33

Mission Highlights Economic Benefits For Small And Medium Size American Manufacturers And Need For Swift Approval Of Keystone Pipeline WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) led a delegation of small and medium sized member company representatives from the heavy off-road equipment industry on an oil sands trade mission. The trade mission was also sponsored by the American Rental Association (ARA). The group...

2012-05-07 18:20:21

EDMONTON, May 8, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Awards Gala of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) took place the evening of Monday May 7 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. Sponsored by Caterpillar and its Canadian dealers, this gala, held annually as part of the CIM Conference & Exhibition, honours leaders that are integral to the sustainability of the mining and minerals industry. Awards were presented to 40 individuals and organizations...

2012-05-07 10:21:26

EDMONTON, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum (CIM), and Hatch Ltd., a global engineering, procurement and construction management company, today announced the establishment of the Hatch-CIM Mining and Minerals Project Construction Safety Award, which will annually honor best construction safety practices and project management results. "This idea has been on the table for a couple of years. The construction phase of any mining...