News - Opsens is pleased to announce receipt of an order to instrument one high-temperature Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage ("SAGD") well and two high-temperature observation wells. In the SAGD well, Opsens' OPP-W high-temperature optical pressure and temperature sensor will be combined to a high-temperature Distributed Temperature Sensing System ("DTS") to be encased in coil tubing for deployment to the toe of the horizontal well.
News - It was with great pleasure that Ville de Québec received the news about two World Cup cross-country ski events taking place in December 2012. This news confirmed Québec's growing position as a host for international sports events.
News - Desjardins's expertise in user-centered web design has now been recognized internationally. Its AccèsD Division has just obtained HFI's Certified Practice in Usability (CPU). Granted by Human Factors International, this certification is based on the industry's best practices. AccèsD is the first Desjardins Group entity to obtain this world recognized certification.
News - Québec City Tourism is happy to inform you that Halte VR de Québec will be re-opening soon for the 2011 season. Located only 15 minutes from Old Québec and its many attractions, Halte VR has over 53 sites for recreational vehicles of all sizes.
News - Sophie Brochu, President and CEO of Gaz Métro, and Patrick Lemaire, President and CEO of Boralex Inc., officially marked the start of construction on the first phase of the Seigneurie de Beaupré project (wind farms 2 and 3), which will have an installed capacity of 272 MW. "The commencement of the work at the Seigneurie de Beaupré site is the result of the outstanding efforts of the people at two Quebec companies, Boralex and Gaz Métro," said Mr. Lemaire. "After six years spent designing and developing this project, we are proud to officially mark the start of construction at the Seigneurie site."
News - CO2 Solution Inc. announced that the company will make a joint presentation with Codexis, Inc. on recent developments related to their carbon capture technology program to reduce carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants and other large industrial sources of CO2 emissions.
News - In addition to being the leader in 3D scanning, we are known for using the most advanced scanning systems on the market. Through a distribution agreement with Leica Geosystems, we also use and sell long range laser scanners. Since 2009, this partnership has allowed us to widen our sphere of activity – which was already pretty wide – and to enhance our expertise in this field closely related to that of 3D scanning. We have had the opportunity to use the long range scanners in various projects and for various industries, of which the marine industry.
News - Steve Couture réalise un de ses rêves avec la création de la division Frima FX, un studio de production d'effets spéciaux et d'animation pour le cinéma et la télévision. Pour concrétiser le projet, l'entreprise a investi plusieurs millions de dollars, notamment en faisant l'acquisition de la division des effets spéciaux de l'entreprise québécoise SVC (Studio Virtuel Concept).