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 ...
SIS Manufacturing Corp. is expanding its steel machining operation, which will create 10 new jobs
at the Sault Ste. Marie shop.The province
announced a contribution of $1 million toward the expansion on May 24. The
project includes a major capital expansion to the facility and the purchase of
The Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corp. (EDC) has
opened a new incubator to assist entrepreneurs with business development services.The Millworks Centre for Entrepreneurship opened its doors
on May 20 in the Machine Shop building at the former St. Marys Paper mill site
on the banks of th...
Essar Steel Algoma
has settled its contract dispute with Cliffs Natural Resources for the supply
of iron ore pellets to its Sault Ste. Marie steel plant.According to a
news release, the settlement, which resolves all claims between the parties, is
subject to documentation and requisite court ap...
The Sault Ste. Marie Airport is embarking on a major expansion of its hangar space to allow its
primary tenant, aircraft maintenance provider JD Aero, to expand its services.The $5.8-million
project will allow JD Aero to expand their existing footprint by 10,000 square
feet to more than 80,000 s...