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New future for Alberta bitumen in advanced materials

$15-million international competition to accelerate development of carbon fibre Alberta Innovates is launching a major new clean technology initiative called the Carbon Fibre Grand Challenge, a $15-million international competition to accelerate development of carbon fibre from bitumen in Alberta. This is part of a broader Alberta Innovates initiative called Bitumen Beyond Combustion to…

Pembina Pipeline Corporation launches new partnership with Ducks Unlimited Canada

$1 million investment in wetland conservation supports communities across the Prairies A landmark gift from Pembina Pipeline Corporation is ensuring working landscapes across the Canadian Prairies also work for conservation. Its $1-million investment in Ducks Unlimited Canada’s (DUC) Revolving Land Conservation Program will protect approximately 2,000 acres (809 hectares) of…

Park Derochie: 60 years of growth, leadership and diversity

Park Derochie continues to lead the way as one of the top industrial coating contractors in North America, specializing in all types of industrial coatings, fireproofing, fire stopping, blast cleaning and scaffolding as well as mechanical and spray-foam insulation. The company has experienced continued growth and diversification, expanding nationally with…