Greater Sudbury Airport expands againAfter a $3.3-million land development
project was completed at the Greater Sudbury Airport last year, the
facility is a hive of activity again, this time playing host to a
$25-million hangar expansion by the Ministry of Natural Resources
(MNR), which will have a lasting impact on the airport.Expected to take up to two years, the
project will involve the renovation of the MNR’s Forest Fire
Management Centre, which serves as the hub for coordinating emergency
response and forest fire suppr...
Ontario's auditor general said the
provincial government misled Ontarians in its attempt to sell off the
assets of the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (ONTC).In her Dec. 10 report, Auditor General
Bonnie Lysyk said the Ontario government jumped the gun in making its
March 2012 dives...
Manitoulin Transport will acquire Vitran Corp., a less-than-load (LTL) firm headquartered in
Concord, Ont.The deal,
including the assumption of Vitran’s outstanding net debt of about US$29
million, is worth about US$128 million.
Vitran’s shares are being acquired by 2398946 Ontario Inc., an af...
Greater Sudbury Airport is building a
hangar for Discovery Air with the aid of $1 million from the Northern
Ontario Heritage Fund.
Sudbury MPP Rick Bartolucci made the
announcement on Dec. 6.The airport's development corporation
is constructing a 30,000-square-foot hangar to enable the air ca...
The unions at the Ontario Northland
Transportation Commission (ONTC) say they've won a small victory in
being asked to participate in the provincial process to determine the
future of the Crown-owned agency.“It's great news,” said Brian
Kelly, spokesman for the General Chairperson's Association...