Vortex Aerospace marks a decade assembling water bombers Vortex Aerospace Services began as a pitch by Jody Joyal to convince Bombardier Aerospace’s amphibious group to keep its water bomber production facilities in North Bay.When the order book for the CL-415 Superscooper began drying up in the early 2000s, the Montreal-based aviation giant mothballed the final assembly plant at Jack Garland Airport.Joyal, a former employee and now president at Vortex, was teaching at Canadore College’s aviation campus when a Bombardier vice-president contacted him ...
Nipissing University’s Biomass Innovation
Centre is no more.
After a six-year run, staff members Dawn Lambe
and Francis Gallo issued a May 22 news release of the North Bay
university’s decision to “shelve” BIC as part of an ongoing
“restructuring effort and new strategic direction.”
The City of North Bay and Canadore College are
expected to unveil the activities planned for the community’s
inaugural Space Week in early October.
Mayor Al MacDonald and Canadore president
George Burton, Space Week co-chairs, are scheduled to speak at a May
22 press conference at the colleg...
Mining apparel entrepreneur Alicia
Woods is the headliner during North Bay Mining Week festivities this
The founder of Covergalls, a
Sudbury women’s workwear company, and sales director at MacLean
Engineering will be speaking at the CIM Northern Gateway luncheon,
May 5 at the Davedi Clu...
Northern Iron Corporation has retained a consultant to prepare a resource estimate of an iron property in northwestern Ontario.The Vancouver exploration junior announced March 24 that it has retained RPA Inc. to prepare an initial mineral resource estimate and supporting NI-43-101 technical report ...