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In 2008, the City of Peterborough had a clear vision for the future of its airport—it would be an economic driver that supported skilled jobs and ensured regional prosperity. With more than 20 local organizations tied to aviation and aerospace, it was time to move forward with an aggressive airport expansion plan to attract foreign investment and protect the future competitiveness of Ontario aerospace. Today, $30 million in airport improvements and a unique value-added approach have combined to make Peterborough an attractive aerospace investment proposition.
With the global market for connected-car technologies forecast to top US$130 billion by 2019, companies around the world are scrambling to carve out a market niche. Ontario-based Intelligent Mechatronics Systems (IMS) has become an internationally recognized leader in the field by focusing on safety. Another factor in their success? Being able to tap into Ontario's deep pool of expertise in automotive and information technologies.
Innovation is a collaborative pursuit at Microsoft Canada where enterprise customers and technology partners are an integral part of the solutions development process. In early 2013, Microsoft decided to build a technology centre that would make collaboration easier by giving business customers and partners access to cutting-edge technology and expertise. To bring this big idea to life, Microsoft set its sights on Ontario – Canada's business hub and the second biggest technology cluster in North America.
In recent years, a number of high-profile, billion-dollar lawsuits for patent infringement have ensnared some of the world's biggest tech companies.
Cloud computing, with the help of Ontario-based OnX Enterprise Solutions, is transforming the business of blue-chip companies in virtually every sector, from health to finance to natural resources.
Square is a mobile payments solutions company based in San Francisco, U.S., headed by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey.
The creation of an aerospace cluster at Downsview Park will ensure the future success of Ontario's world class manufacturing facilities.
Global tech giant Cisco has its pick of any location in the world to build a high-performance R&D hub that can keep it at the leading edge of innovation and competitiveness.
Global centres of excellence in advanced manufacturing share three mission-critical assets: smart workers, leading-edge technologies and support for innovation.
Arnprior, Ontario-based Pillar5 Pharma is poised for a significant expansion at its headquarters.
When Rose and Thistle Media decided to pursue the Holy Grail of 3D imaging the integration of hologram-like images on stage with live performers they reached out to the leading-edge digital community in Ontario, Canada
Built on a history of innovation and strategic growth, Germany's GIZEH Verpackungen GmbH & Co. KG grew to become one of Europe's leading plastic packaging manufacturers.
Mining is tough on equipment even in the best of circumstances. In remote areas with severe weather conditions, excavating, milling and transporting ore can wear down machinery parts in a matter of weeks.
A leading developer of hospitality properties and destination communities in Ontario, Skyline cites easy access to capital and the province's strong local tourism market as just two reasons why the company prefers to do business here.
Established in 2008, Canadian-headquartered BioAmber Inc. is the global leader in the manufacture of bio-succinic acid using an innovative technology the firm developed.
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