Thank You Summer Students

Friday, August 30, 2013

Best wishes to all co-op and summer students as you return to school. 


Irving Shipbuilding Invests $300M to Ready Halifax Shipyard for Construction of Canada’s Combatant Fleet Modernization at Halifax Shipyard Producing Jobs Today

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Halifax, NS:  Irving Shipbuilding announced several contract awards today for Nova Scotia and Canadian suppliers as part of the Halifax Shipyard Modernization Program, a 2-year engineering and construction investment to prepare the company’s facilities to build Canada's future combatant ships. Site preparation and preliminary construction is well underway, with major demolition and construction to begin soon.  To date a total value of $127.7 million in contracts have been awarded.


Irving Sawmills Division Invests to Open Ashland Sawmill – Creating 60 Jobs

Monday, August 19, 2013

ASHLAND, MAINE:   J.D. Irving, Limited Sawmills Division announced today that it will invest $30 million in a new state-of-the-art Softwood sawmill at Ashland (Nashville Plantation), Maine.  During the construction phase, the new facility will employ up to 50 people at peak.  Once the mill is operating, 60 permanent jobs will be created.


Another First for Kent Homes!

Friday, August 02, 2013

Kent Homes is the first builder in Atlantic Canada to deliver ENERGY STAR certified homes.