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McInnis Cement completes financing for Port-Daniel plant, Canada

04 August 2014, Published under Cement News

McInnis Cement has announced the completion of the financial structure for its cement plant in Gaspé, Canada. National Bank of Canada, as sole bookrunner of the bank syndicate, has confirmed the availability of a US$360m loan for the project. This amount is in addition to the US$500m in equity from private and public investors including the joint venture formed by the groupe Beaudier and La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, as well as the participation of Investissement Québec (IQ). ...

Port-Daniel project spurs creation of advocacy group, Canada

19 March 2014, Published under Cement News

The British Columbia government's recent announcement of a massive investment of public funds in a new cement plant project in Port-Daniel-Gascons has spurred the creation of an advocacy group calling for a fair and equitable competitive environment to be maintained for the cement industry in Quebec. The Regroupement pour l'équité dans l'industrie cimentière québécoise, which consists of representatives from various sectors, says it is shedding light on "the unfair and unlevel playing fiel...

Quebec cement industry urges government to ensure new plant adheres to regulations

12 March 2014, Published under Cement News

Drawing attention to potential risks to the lobster fishery industry in Gaspesie, the Cement Association of Canada (CAC) today urged the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, the Honourable Gail Shea, the Minister of Transport, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, and the Minister of the Environment, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, to ensure that the proposed project for a new cement plant in Port-Daniel-Gascons, Quebec not be allowed to bypass any applicable federal processes and regulations. In a state...