EDMONTON, AB , May 20, 2016 (Press Release) -Kudos to CN Rail on their success in restoring a vital transportation link, less than three weeks after the trestle bridge at Mayerthorpe was destroyed by fire. About 10% of Alberta’s forest products are shipped along the line, along with other goods and commodities. CN crews worked around the clock for 20 days to replace the 1,200-foot wooden trestle bridge, which burned to the ground on April 26.Read more
WHITECOURT, AB, May 18, 2016 (Local News) -Millar Western Forest Products Ltd. has spent more than $42 million on a new facility to convert biological waste from its Whitecourt, Alta. pulp mill into biogas.
The first use of anaerobic digestion technology at a chemi-thermo-mechanical pulp (BCTMP) mill in the Western Hemisphere, the major cleantech project will test the process in the coldest climate yet.Read more