Vantage acquires Trimble dealership rights
Calgary-based Vantage Canada has announced the acquisition of Trimble dealership rights and assets from Premier Equipment in Ontario. Premier Equipment is a multi-location John Deere dealership in southern Ontario selling John Deere agriculture, precision ag, compact construction and turf equipment.
CarbonCure partners with Astec
CarbonCure Technologies, a Canadian company that has developed technology to reduce the carbon footprint of concrete, has announced a strategic partnership agreement with Tennessee’s Astec Industries, a manufacturer of specialized equipment for asphalt roadbuilding, aggregate processing and concrete production. CarbonCure’s concrete technology has been installed in more than 400 concrete plants around the world. Astec markets the RexCon, CON-E-CO and BMH Systems brands.
Southwest Calgary Ring Road opens
The $1.42-billion, 31-kilometre Southwest Calgary Ring Road which connects Highway 8 to Macleod Trail SE and makes up about 20 per cent of the entire Calgary Ring Road is now open. The final section of the ring road, the West Calgary Ring Road, will fully open in 2024.