5 Results for Government of Nova Scotia

The Government of Nova Scotia and the IWK Health Centre in Halifax announced plans to double the size of the emergency department and replace an aging MRI scanner. The expansion will help address the increase in patients being seen at the emergency department and accommodate more complex cases. Over the…

December 05, 2018 @ 10:10am

The Nova Scotia Department of Energy and Mines has issued a marine renewable energy permit to Black Rock Tidal Power for a tidal electricity project in the Bay of Fundy. The permit allows Black Rock Tidal Power to test a 280-kilowatt floating platform, called the PLAT-I, for up to six…

September 19, 2018 @ 10:04am

The Government of Nova Scotia has announced a significant step forward in the twinning of its 100-series highways network with a $195 million investment for the twinning of Highway 104. The federal government is contributing $90 million to the project, which will see 38 kilometres twinned between Sutherland’s River, Pictou…

July 19, 2018 @ 9:31am

The delivery of the QEII redevelopment project and the recently announced CBRM Health Care Redevelopment Plan in will be led by a new division of Nova Scotia Lands, a Crown entity that focuses on major construction and remediation projects. “These are two of the largest and most complex infrastructure construction…

July 12, 2018 @ 8:52am

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil has announced changes to the Executive Council (cabinet). Chuck Porter, MLA for Hants West, joins the cabinet as Minister of Municipal Affairs. Derek Mombourquette, MLA for Sydney-Whitney Pier, has been appointed Minister of Energy and Mines. The geoscience and mining division of the former Department…

July 06, 2018 @ 8:10am