Laurentian aims to complete campus modernization in 2016By December 2016 Laurentian University expects to complete an ambitious campus modernization project that will change the way students and faculty interact with each other and the spaces around them.Timmins-based Cy Rheault Construction won the contract for the project's $34-million construction phase.The contractor has carried out work at Laurentian in the past; it contributed to the first phase of the School of Architecture and did renovations to the Single Student Residence in 2014.Brad Park...
Nicholas Schwabe kept a close eye on the road ahead, but his
underground vehicle suddenly picked up speed on the rocky mine terrain, jolting
him alarmingly forward in his seat before he hit one of the walls.Fortunately for the Laurentian University student, this was
just a learning experience us...
Coming up through
the mining industry, a mentor once shared these words of wisdom with Jim
Gallagher: “Hope is not a management tool.”That resonated
with Gallagher, now the president and CEO of North American Palladium (NAP),
who spoke during the kickoff to Sudbury’s annual Modern Mining and Te...
By all accounts, going green is the
socially conscious thing to do, but now it may be the business savvy
direction to take too.A new Sudbury program is seeking to
help local businesses harness the practical benefits of becoming
greener.“We want to show the competitive
advantage of being more s...
supplying $200,000 to the Northern Centre for Advanced Technology (NORCAT) to
help high-tech businesses improve their productivity and competitiveness.The money will
allow the Sudbury innovation centre to implement its Innovation Acceleration
Program, which provides up to $10,000 to c...