Union Gas to extend service to First Nations, Lambton Shores

August 15, 2017 – Jeremiah Rodriguez, Postmedia Network – The province has approved a proposal by Union Gas to extend natural gas into Kettle and Stony Point First Nation, to Lambton Shores, as well as to Perth East. The program, which received approval Aug. 11, should save residents in those communities an average of $1,500 … Read More

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Co-op to supply new Sarnia sugar plant

August 14, 2017 – Paul Morden, The Observer – The president of a farm co-operative partnering with Comet Biorefining to make industrial sugar from corn stalks and leaves, and wheat stalks at a proposed new plant in Sarnia, says it has signed on approximately one-third of the members it requires. “Really, this is in the … Read More

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New Development Taking Shape In Grand Bend

August 14, 2017 – Melanie Irwin, Blackburn News – A new development at the foot of Main St. in Grand Bend is taking shape. The owner of The Growling Gator restaurant is building a three story structure, on the north side right before the beach, that will be used commercially on the ground floor with … Read More

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Economic Partnership Seeking Input into its Strategic Plan

Friday, August 4, 2017 Sarnia, ON – The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership is seeking public input into the development of its next Strategic Plan. Members of the public are being asked to complete a short, five minute survey available at www.slepstratplan.ca/survey/ beginning August 14, 2017.  The Strategic Plan will provide recommendations to guide the economic development efforts … Read More

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SARNIA – Innovation Information Forum and BCIP Information Clinic

September 19, 2017

Sarnia Lambton Economic Partnership, Lambton College and the Bluewater Technology Access Centre, in partnership with Public Services and Procurement Canada, Office of Small and Medium Enterprises and its federal partners Present SARNIA – Innovation Information Forum and BCIP Information Clinic Learn what the Government of Canada is doing to bolster innovation and what programs and services … Read More

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Interested in Doing Business with Government? Here’s your chance to learn how!

September 19, 2017

Doing Business with the Government Sept 2017 The Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership, in partnership with the Bluewater Technology Access Centre, is hosting a half-day event at the Western Sarnia-Lambton Research Park, Tuesday, September 19, 2017. This seminar will help you learn how to do business with the Government of Canada, the Province of Ontario, the County … Read More

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Sarnia plant could help revolutionize bottled water industry

July 19, 2017 –  Troy Shantz – A California startup hoping to transform the bottled water industry by producing a renewal bottle is building its steppingstone plant in Sarnia in part to capitalize on local expertise, its CEO says. “One of the reasons why we picked Sarnia was because the labour force is highly-skilled and … Read More

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Alpenglow Rail acquires its first short line

July 19, 2017 – CANADA: Alpenglow Rail announced the acquisition of its first rail business on July 12. VIP Rail is based at Sarnia in Ontario’s Chemical Valley region, and provides shunting, transloading, warehousing, road haulage and wagon storage, cleaning and repair services. Denver-based Alpenglow Rail was founded by former OmniTRAX executives Rich Montgomery, Darcy Brede, Henning … Read More

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