Better functionality, capacity highlights of Sault expansionThe year 2015 marked a banner period
for the Sault Ste. Marie Airport: it reached a new milestone for
passenger travel and ushered in a suite of renovations to modernize
the facility.On Nov. 20, the airport processed its
200,000th passenger (over 12 months), a new benchmark.
Most of the increase came in September, October and November, with
November experiencing a double-digit increase, noted Terry Bos, the
airport’s president and CEO.Bos attributes the hike to the fall in
value of the ...
The business concerns
of two Northern communities were recognized by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce
(CCC) this week, with the passing of resolutions designed to help lobby the
federal government for change.Resolutions
drafted by the Timmins and Sault Ste. Marie Chambers of Commerce were adopt...
will recall between 120 and 150 employees that have been laid off from its Sault Ste.
Marie plant.In a Sept. 13
announcement, the company said it would restart the mill in November, following
a temporary shutdown in March precipitated by “the impact of unfairly traded
A new tenant is
setting up shop at Sault Ste. Marie’s small business incubator.Purus Fuel Technologies
(PFT) has secured space at the Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship, located
at the multi-use complex on the grounds of the former St. Marys Paper mill.Launched in 2013
by former Sault Ste. M...
A handful of Sault
Ste. Marie businesses are getting a hand up from the province with a total of
$618,006 in capital. The funding is expected to help create 17 new jobs.Insightworks Learning & Development received $213,125 to expand their business and
purchase equipment to further develop the de...