We will be at the annual PDAC Convention in Toronto from March 5 to 8 to meet with companies looking to invest in Québec’s mineral potential. Come see us!
GE Canada is set to launch three new automation projects at its aircraft engine component manufacturing facility in Bromont, Québec.
Montréal was named best city in the world for students, ahead of Paris and London, according to the 2017 Best Student Cities index prepared by the British QS Institute.
The Chair of Investissement Québec’s Board of Directors, Monique F. Leroux, was appointed to the Canada-United States Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders, inaugurated in Washington, D.C. in the presence of Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump.
The French bakery, which belongs to Le Duff Group, will invest $40 million to double the size of its Boucherville plant, increase its production capacity by 80% and create some 60 jobs.
The subsidiary of German cabin interior specialist Vartan Aviation will ramp up work on new aircraft programs in Greater Montréal and create 35 new jobs.
Siemens will invest $110.6 million at its Dorval plant to design aeroderivative gas turbines as well as $22 million to implement an Industry 4.0 expertise platform with Investissement Québec and other partners and an integrated training system inspired from the German dual model.
Swiss engineering firm ABB chose Montréal for its North American Centre for Excellence in e-Mobility, which will focus on developing energy-management solutions for electric buses and trains.
Microsoft will double the size of Maluuba, the Montréal startup it recently acquired in order to intensify its R&D on artificial intelligence. The tech giant will also grant $6 million to Université de Montréal and $1 million to McGill University.