Posts Tagged ‘New Brunswick’

Novacap invests in N.B. geomatics firm

November 9, 2017

MONTREAL – Private equity firm Novacap has made a strategic investment in Leading Edge Geomatics, a New Brunswick-based provider of aerial survey and geomatics services and solutions. Novacap’s investment will accelerate expansion into new markets, drive strategic acquisitions and continue investments in research and development. Yong Kwon, partner at Novacap, commented:

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New Brunswick sawmills request exemption from duties

November 6, 2017

FREDERICTON, N.B. – The New Brunswick Lumber Producers have called on their government to secure an exemption for New Brunswick from duties on softwood lumber imports to the United States. Producers in other Atlantic provinces have received an exemption from the duties announced on Nov. 2, when the U.S. Department

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Irving planning legal challenge to water pollution rules

October 17, 2017

Facing 15 counts of dumping a harmful substance into the St. John River, Irving Pulp and Paper is planning a legal challenge to Canada’s environmental regulations for pulp and paper mills, CBC News reports. The company is charged under the Fisheries Act regarding effluent from its mill at Reversing Falls. According

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J.D. Irving wins SFI award for conservation leadership

October 3, 2017

OTTAWA — J.D. Irving was announced as the 2017 winner of the SFI Leadership in Conservation Award during the Sustainable Forestry Initiative‘s annual meeting in Ottawa. This award recognizes SFI program participants across Canada and the U.S. who are involved in strong partnerships focused on conservation. In 2016, SFI program participants reported on

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