Autoliv Building for its future

May 15, 2017News

AutoLiv in Tilbury is expanding by roughly 25 per cent over the next 18 months, good news for a local manufacturing sector that could use some. The airbag manufacturer recently wrapped up a project started in 2013 that increased production by one million units per year. The latest project looks to increase production by an … Read More

Chatham-Kent Tech Company wins CBSA Bid

May 10, 2017News

John Smith, CEO of Canquest Communications (Wireless) Inc., stands in the local company’s front lobby, located on St. Clair Street. Canquest just entered into a five-year contract with Canada Border Security Agency around the Niagara region hinging on DMR technology they have been working on for three years.   A local company making waves in … Read More

Canada: A global destination for investment, new technologies and top talent

May 9, 2017News

From Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Innovation Minister invites U.S. innovators and entrepreneurs to go north May 2, 2017 – Los Angeles, California – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada At a time when other parts of the world are turning inward, Canada remains an open society where the most creative and entrepreneurial people … Read More

Mayor Hope urges action on natural gas expansion

May 4, 2017In the Media

Chatham-Kent Mayor Randy Hope said the possibility of a service expansion by Union Gas could mean an economic benefit of as much as a billion dollars to the community. In an address at the Chatham and District Chamber of Commerce this morning Mayor Hope said those in agri-business should contact the utility as soon as … Read More

Chatham-Kent on course, mayor tells Chamber

May 4, 2017In the Media

In a wide-ranging speech this morning, Chatham-Kent Mayor Randy Hope said the community is in strong financial shape and is willing to invest in the future. Hope told attendees at a Chatham and District Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting that the municipality’s debt has reduced by 40 per cent in the past seven years, its … Read More