The current phase of the Irving Pulp & Paper Mill Modernization project is approximately 87% complete. The new equipment and technology is on schedule for commissioning and start-up by March 2016. The project is part of a $450 million modernization – the largest pulp mill investment in Canada since 1993.
St. George, NB: Lake Utopia Paper has completed a successful nine-day maintenance and modernization project. At peak, the $20 million project (September 7-16) involved 326 contractors on site working on maintenance and capital improvements to the mill and paper machine
Not only does September mark back to school for students, it also means Career Fair season for JDI. Our Talent Acquisition Team is visiting university campuses across the Maritimes to speak to students about co-op and summer internship opportunities at JDI.
Hundreds of employees gathered in the new Assembly Hall at the Halifax Shipyard to celebrate the start of production of the first Arctic Offshore Patrol ship (AOPS) for Canada. Delivery of the first HMCS Harry DeWolf-class ship is expected in 2018.