NSCC expert says device can create functional parts for variety of industries There’s a reason it’s called disruptive technology. 3D metal printing is turning mechanical design and manufacturing upside down, says Abid Ahmad. “It is a game changer,” said Ahmad, the academic chair of mechanical and industrial technologies at Nova Scotia Community College’s […]
Kevin Lacey from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation speaks to Chamber members luncheon at Pictou Lodge June 19th
Sean Murray, CEO of Advocate Printing and Publishing spoke with CBC Information Morning on June 17th regarding Pictou County’s economy and what we can do to help. http://www.cbc.ca/player/Radio/Local+Shows/Maritimes/ID/2465308827/?page=3
Ian Thompson’s call to action in “Ten ways to shake N.S. out of torpor” (Herald May 28) is refreshing. “Our leaders confuse process with progress”, he says. I agree. We know the problems and we understand the challenges. But we do not seem to be able to translate what we know into action that makes […]
Central Amusement’s Sparkles Family Entertainment Centre has paired up with The Appleseed Modern Diner to bring a family amusement centre/restaurant to Pictou County. Located across from the Pictou County Wellness Centre, the new facility houses the Sparkles Arcade with a new family diner-style restaurant. The Appleseed Modern Diner opened on Thursday July 17th, and the Sparkles […]
The Pictou County Wellness Centre installed a new digital sign last week. Great opportunity for the public to get a glimpse of what’s happening at the Centre.
Work has begun on the Vida Cannabis medical marijuana facility, while it awaits approval to become a licensed commercial producer through Health Canada. The outside walls are being replaced so insulated foam panels can be installed. the old building had no insulation in the outside walls. The facility is expected to begin marijuana production this […]
New contest for businesses in Pictou. More details: http://www.ngnews.ca/News/Local/2014-06-06/article-3754323/%2410%2C000-prize-up-for-grabs-for-new-Pictou-entrepreneurs/1 Photo by The News.
Please note that due to a scheduling conflict we have rescheduled the Business Luncheon with Kevin Lacey from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation to Thursday June 19th from 12-1:30pm at Pictou Lodge. Please contact the Chamber office to reserve your seats.
ABERCROMBIE POINT, NS – Today Northern Pulp said they are breaking ground this week on their recovery boiler precipitator project. This marks another major milestone in the project with work starting on the foundation required for the installation of the precipitator. When Paper Excellence acquired Northern Pulp in 2011, the initial investigation of a precipitator […]