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2014-09-09 16:20:26

The centre, training CN employees across Canada, is the latest sign of the company's commitment to the Prairies WINNIPEG, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today officially opened its new employee training centre in Winnipeg. The 100,000-square-foot facility is currently hosting 350-plus CN students from across Canada every week, with hands-on training for all key railway jobs. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, said: "The opening...

2014-08-31 23:00:16

Every November, thousands of Canadian healthcare professionals gather in Toronto for the Ontario Hospital Association's Health Achieve event. Meditek will exhibit at booth 1433. Winnipeg, MB (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 At Health Achieve 2014, Meditek will be presenting the latest version of the QA4 stretcher/surgical table, which allows patients to travel from pre-op to surgery to recovery, all on the same platform. "The QA4 is unique in that it combines three things in one: the...

2014-08-28 08:28:36

WINNIPEG, MB and MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - IMRIS Inc. (NASDAQ: IMRS; TSX: IM) today announced that Kelly McNeill, Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the Company. Mr. McNeill has decided to remain in Winnipeg and not relocate to the Company's new corporate office in Minnesota. McNeill has served as IMRIS' CFO since September 2009. He will remain with IMRIS through September 5, 2014. Commented Jay D. Miller, IMRIS...

2014-08-07 12:27:35

Independent healthcare research firm KLAS gives RIVA technology the Category Leader Award in its 2014 Best in KLAS rankings WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, RIVA, the fully automated IV compounding system developed by Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems), has been recognized as category leader in "Pharmacy automation: IV robots" by independent healthcare research firm KLAS. The top ranking was announced in its recent "2014 Best in...

2014-08-04 16:21:06

WINNIPEG, Aug. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Joyce Bateman, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South Centre, met today with Mr. Vic Gerden, CEO of WestCanitest R&D (WestCaRD) and Mr. Ken Webb, Executive Director of Manitoba Aerospace, to discuss the Government of Canada's actions to ensure Canadians have the skills in demand in today's economy. Minister Kenney, MP Bateman, Mr. Gerden and Mr. Webb were touring the...

2014-07-30 16:21:13

WINNIPEG, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - "When did your RV become a truck?" In recent years TruckDown, a service designed for the commercial trucking industry, recorded an increasing number of RV owners using TruckDown.com to locate repair services and generate truck routes. Turns out the "truck worthy" size of many modern RV's limits which repair vendors can accommodate these units and it can also mean that large RV's are like commercial trucks when it comes to routing around low...

2014-07-23 23:26:52

Meditek, a provider of innovative operating room products, is excited to announce that the Samarit Rollbord is now available from Meditek for healthcare facilities in Canada. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Transfer Boards improve patient transfer time and reduce staff injury. These transfer boards make workloads easier for hospital staff and reduce strain on their backs, as they are designed to facilitate patient transfer with less effort. “When talking about transferring...

2014-07-21 23:03:46

Encore accomplishes what only a small group of Dynamics partners have, demonstrating that not all partners are created equal. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Encore Business Solutions (Encore), a professional service organization who specializes in Microsoft technologies, change management and thought leadership, has been named to the 2014 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club. Encore accepts this recognition for the 17th time, placing them amongst a very small group of elite...

2014-07-21 08:20:57

New flights to Fredericton, N.B. and Loreto, Mexico CALGARY, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced the 2014-2015 winter schedule featuring two new destinations, one new route and increased frequency on 19 additional routes. Twice-daily non-stop service between Toronto and Fredericton begins April 15, 2015, and weekly non-stop service between Calgary and Loreto, Mexico, launches February 14, 2015. Weekly flights between Winnipeg and Fort Lauderdale operate Saturdays...

2014-06-30 23:03:01

Meditek, a provider of innovative operating room products, is excited to announce the release of the new Optimaxx surgeon headlight to healthcare facilities in Canada. Winnipeg, MB (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The Optimaxx surgical headlight system is a high-powered cordless LED headlamp which brings superb illumination technology to operating room procedures and examinations. Emitting a cool and powerful bright white light, it is more than twice as bright as standard LEDs and conventional...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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