• December 12, 2014IMG_0921
    TIMMINS - Things are looking good for Timmins’ new talc and magnesium mine, which could create more than a thousand jobs. William Quesnel, president and CEO of General Magnesium Corp., told The Daily Press the demand for magnesium has doubled over the past few years. Magnesium is a light weight metal and highly sought after in the auto industry. Quesnel said the auto industry is pulling out all the stops to continue to make ...
  • May 26, 2014novapicture2014
    TIMMINS - Rainville Health’s billboard on Riverside Drive created a “little bit of a buzz,” the business owners admitted to a packed house at 12th-annual Nova Business Excellence Awards Thursday night. Tina and her husband Patrick said they were getting calls at their home. Tina said some people thought their sign had been spray painted over to read, “Say goodbye to painville” instead “Say hello to Rainville.” Others realized the sign hadn’t been vandalized but ...
  • March 1, 20131297383496113_ORIGINAL
    Kicking any habit is a test of will power, commitment and crushing desire. Smoking is widely regarded as one of the most difficult habits to butt-out. But Brad Quinn of GORF Manufacturing kicked the habit a year ago and is currently reaping the rewards, both in his lifestyle and in his wallet. “We have held a competition like this one before,” said Mark Norkum Jr., GORF general manager. “It is just a ...
  • February 28, 2013GORF Sudbury
    Headquarters in Porcupine, Gorf Manufacturing/Contracting Ltd s expanding and is proud to announce the grand opening of its new office in Sudbury, Ontario. The company of Gorf has decided to join the sudbury industry because it has proven over the decades to be infrastructure in the development of many companies. The office is located in the area of downtown, and we will be pleased to welcome you.