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Optosecurity Wins World's First Public Tender for Airport-wide Centralized Remote Screening of Cabin Luggage

News - Optosecurity, a world leader in Checkpoint Security productivity solutions, announced today that Brussels Airport, a pioneer in remote screening, has chosen to deploy eVelocity for their new Connector central screening facility. The 25 lane facility will be the first in the world to provide central screening of cabin baggage for the entire airport. Brussels Airport services more than 21 million passengers per year and this deployment signals a clear endorsement of the benefits of central screening and the operational efficiencies that eVelocity can provide.

WANTED Announces New Open Platform Supplying Current Job Openings to Career and Education Sites

News - WANTED Technologies (TSXV: WAN), the leading supplier of "big data" analytics for the human capital marketplace, announced that its real-time database of more than five million currently available job openings in the US and Canada is available for integration into consumer-facing career and education sites.

H2O Innovation wins $12 million in new contracts and reaches historical high sales backlog of $40.5 million

News - H2O Innovation Inc. announces today that it was recently awarded $12 million in new contracts, mainly in mining and municipal sectors. These new contracts bring the Company's order backlog for water treatment projects to $40.5 million as of July 1, 2014, excluding backlog from its Specialty Products and Services division (PWT, Piedmont and H2O Innovation Maple). The entire order backlog will be executed over the next twenty-four (24) months.

Inauguration of Phase 1 of the Seigneurie de Beaupré Wind Farms

News - After three years of construction, Boralex Inc., Gaz Métro Limited Partnership and Valener Inc. are pleased to officially open Phase I of the Seigneurie de Beaupré Wind Farms, a 272-MW project commissioned in December 2013 and one of the biggest wind farms in Canada.

UBISOFT® continues to expand in Quebec City

News - Following the announcement of an investment of $28 million at its Quebec City studio at Davos in January, Ubisoft confirmed today that it will be investing $4 million of this amount to equip new workspaces in the St-Roch district. This move will ensure the studio’s presence in the neighborhood for the next 14 years. At the same time, Ubisoft revealed that the Quebec studio is ramping up to be lead studio in the production of a future installment of Assassin’s Creed®, one of Ubisoft’s flagship brands and one of the most popular and best-selling video game franchises in the world.

Three angels participate in a $600 K investment in Gullivert Technologies

News - Three members of Anges Québec, including angel investor Maxime Detraux, have invested $400 K in Gullivert Technologies, which can also count on a $200 K investment from Desjardins Innovatech. The Quebec company has redesigned the mechanics of industrial air compressors and developed the only technology in the world capable of compressing gas directly using belt technology, allowing industries to reduce their energy consumption.

CycleMap on the App Store: The Application par Excellence for Biking Enthusiasts Worldwide!

News - Scenic bike rides will never be the same now that there's CycleMap, a mobile application created by David Boudreault and Olivier Carbonneau, two young techno entrepreneurs, and cyclists in their free time. In no time at all, CycleMap allows bikers to find the best route possible anywhere in the world for a ride alone or with family!

CRIQ Innovation to Help Mexican Tequila Producers

News - CRIQ has signed an agreement with the Mexican state of Jalisco's Ministry of Innovation, Science, and Technology and the Mexican Institute of Water Technology (IMTA) to implement biofiltration wastewater treatment technology in two locations: a pig farm and a producer of Mexico's world famous Tequila.

Atrium Innovations is BÉNÉFIQ's 2014 Diamond Sponsor

News - Atrium Innovations, a globally recognized leader in the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of innovative, science-based, natural health products, is proud to announce its diamond sponsorship of BÉNÉFIQ 2014, an international rendezvous in Quebec City, Canada dedicated to health ingredients.

Desjardins recognized as having the best call centres in the Americas

News - The Global Association for Contact Center & Customer Engagement Best Practices awarded a gold medal to the Card and Payment Services Business and Personal client contact centres at the ContactCenterWorld, Americas edition. This recognition has elevated Desjardins to the top position among medium-sized call centres known for their outstanding human resources and client relations practices in North, Central and South America.

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