August 2023

August 2023The Future Is BlueAlberta Well-Poised for a ‘Blue Hydrogen’ Breakthrough

August 2023

The Future Is Blue

Alberta Well-Poised for a ‘Blue Hydrogen’ Breakthrough

On November 8, 2022, leaders from the federal and Alberta governments appeared at a press conference at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) to sing the praises of hydrogen. A series of funding commitments were announced to support the construction of a $1.6 billion hydrogen production facility near Edmonton. The federal government provided $300 million in funding while Alberta plans to chip in $175 million, most of it from the Alberta Petrochemicals Incentive Program (APIP).

August 2023Providing Power for Over 75 YearsBoundary Electric

August 2023

Providing Power for Over 75 Years

Boundary Electric

Boundary Electric of Grand Forks, British Columbia, has been designing and manufacturing electrical transmission equipment for over seventy-five years. The longevity of this family-run firm is due, in part, to its ability to recognize emerging markets that require huge supplies of electricity. In doing this, the company has become a leader in building electrical infrastructure for cryptocurrency mining and is closely monitoring developments in the nascent hydrogen energy sector.

August 2023 | Natural GasThis Hydraulic Fracturing Pump Fleet Proves its WorthCatalyst Energy Services

August 2023 | Natural Gas

This Hydraulic Fracturing Pump Fleet Proves its Worth

Catalyst Energy Services

When Catalyst Energy Services was profiled in the September 2022 issue of Resource in Focus, the Texas-based company had just released its highly innovative Vortex Prime pumping system. Vortex Prime is designed to reduce costs, emissions, and maintenance during hydraulic fracturing operations to recover natural gas. Now, Catalyst has a case study with data that aptly demonstrates the merits of its cutting-edge pump solution.

August 2023 | Natural GasLeading the WayArchrock

August 2023 | Natural Gas

Leading the Way

Archrock

Some businesses see themselves simply as suppliers of products or services, while others, like Archrock, are strategic partners. Working with customers every step of the way to improve productivity, Houston-based Archrock remains a powerhouse provider of natural gas contract compression services in the U.S.

August 2023 | Economic DevelopmentAn Ideal Place to Live and WorkTwin Cities Development Association

August 2023 | Economic Development

An Ideal Place to Live and Work

Twin Cities Development Association

Founded in 1985, Twin Cities Development (TCD) supports economic growth within Western Nebraska. The association is always eager to welcome new businesses and supports newcomers like family, TCD Executive Director Jordan Diedrich reports. This support includes connecting talent and industry, providing housing options, offering site selection assistance, and supporting economic development projects.

August 2023 | Construction ServicesBuilding TrustGalaxy Builders

August 2023 | Construction Services

Building Trust

Galaxy Builders

A business success for over 30 years, San Antonio-headquartered Galaxy Builders is still clearly anything but complacent. Under the leadership of CEO Neilesh Verma, this prestigious general contractor is active in affordable housing, luxury construction, multifamily and commercial projects, adaptive reuse, renovation, and more.

August 2023 | PackagingSustainable Packaging Is the Name of the GameAcorn Packaging

August 2023 | Packaging

Sustainable Packaging Is the Name of the Game

Acorn Packaging

Actively engaging with over one million North Americans daily is but a dream for most businesses. For Acorn Packaging of Mississauga, Ontario, however, it is a reality. The company is a specialist converter of sophisticated, high-performance packaging trusted by leaders in the consumer goods, food and beverage, and industrial fields for some of the best packaging products in the world. Its impressive selection of traditional and sustainable packaging options is seen on major national retailer shelves across North America.

August 2023Side EffectsBiotech and Pharma in a Post-COVID World

August 2023

Side Effects

Biotech and Pharma in a Post-COVID World

While COVID changed the world, it also changed the very industries working to treat it. Whatever our new normal will be as the pandemic transitions to an endemic, COVID’s long-term effect on biotech and biopharma’s medication development schedules, patient testing, and disease prevention, will continue.

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