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 ...
Ontario Heritage Fund Corp. (NOHFC) is providing $1.4 million to three
Nipissing-area projects.Canadore College
will receive $906,860 to expand operations at the Innovation Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Production (ICAMP). The facility provides Canadian
North Bay-based biomass advocacy group has resurfaced with a new name
and renewed vigour to continue to take Northern Ontario’s forestry
sector in a new strategic direction.
former staff of the Biomass Innovation Centre (BIC), once based at
Nipissing University, has reconstituted and ...
A North Bay drilling company received $170,000
from the National Research Council’s (NRC) Industrial Research
Assistance Program fund.
The money for the drilling services company is
earmarked for the development of a data acquisition system to capture
and record essential production data fro...
The former staff of Nipissing
University’s Biomass Innovation Centre has regenerated themselves
as the Biomass North Development Centre.In a July 2 news release, the North
Bay-based not-for-profit group announced it is now taking memberships
from communities, organizations and businesses engage...