News - After receiving the highest customer rating for auto insurance, La Capitale General Insurance also gets the highest customer rating for its home insurance in the Quebec Region! This time, La Capitale is 25 points ahead of its home insurance competitors in Quebec.
News - Nyx Hemera Technologies’ President and Chief Executive Officer, Pierre Longtin, is proud to announce that Illuminations, Inc., a leading Lighting Representatives for World Class Lighting Products, Lighting Controls and Energy Saving Solutions, will be distributing the Tunnel Lighting Addressable Control System (TLACS). Illuminations, Inc. will bring the benefits of intelligent lighting control to tunnel operators in Eastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey and the state of Delaware.
News - Aeterna Zentaris presented encouraging preclinical results for disorazol Z cytotoxic conjugates. Results showed the compound's high potential for the treatment of luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) receptor positive tumors. Data were presented at the 24th EORTC-NCI-AACR (ENA) Symposium on "Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics", currently held in Dublin, Ireland. The study is funded through a grant from the German Ministry of Education and Research.
News - Over 10,000 cubic meters of man-made snow will soon cover the Plains of Abraham in Quebec City as it prepares to host the Sprint World Cup for cross-country skiing. It will be the first time the International Ski Federation race is hosted in North America, drawing 150 of the world's fastest cross-country skiers to the province’s capital.
News - Structal-Bridges fabricated 11 steel structures in the scope of this project and also supplied installation services as well as Goodco Z-Tech structural bearings to its customer, Dexter Construction Company Ltd. The four-lane, 240-km stretch of highway now connects St. Stephen - Calais, which is the border crossing between New Brunswick and Maine, and the Trans-Canada Highway in River Glade.
News - Golden Hope Mines is pleased to announce that it has again intersected significant mineralization at its Bellechasse-Timmins gold deposit in southeastern Quebec.
News - In this Quebec City video, Robert and Kelley board the technological Le Massif de Charlevoix train and eat themselves silly with delicious food prepared in the Space Age kitchen on board. Next stop, gastronomy! (Part of the "Get Lost in Quebec City" Compilation)
News - Together with members of Canada’s photonics R&D community, the Canadian Photonic Industry Consortium (CPIC), headquartered in Quebec City, and CMC Microsystems have taken critical first steps towards a national action plan that will help companies exploit the commercial potential of silicon photonics. The organizations co-hosted the Workshop on Silicon Photonics on September 10 and 11, 2012 in Ottawa, Ontario, creating a ‘think tank’ on this topic. With participation from Canadian, European and Asian innovators, this dynamic session facilitated discussion on Canadian R&D strengths, industry needs, and key opportunities in silicon photonics.
News - Nemaska Lithium has released an update following a successful exploration campaign that was completed on September 28, 2012 on its Sirmac lithium project located in the James Bay region, Quebec, approximately 125 km south of the Whabouchi deposit.
News - The temperatures are in favor of snow sports these days! With the cold temps of the last 24 hours, Stoneham Mountain Resort and Mont-Sainte-Anne started their snowmaking at full speed!