Press Releases

22 Dec 2016

McInnis Cement To Use Gaspesian Rail for Cement Distribution

Port-Daniel–Gascons, December 22, 2016 – McInnis Cement announced the signing of an agreement with Gaspe railway corporation (Société du chemin de fer de la Gaspésie – SCFG) to distribute cement from New Richmond, Quebec to various Canadian and U.S. markets. Read More ››

28 Nov 2016

Hervé Mallet Appointed as President and CEO of McInnis Cement

Montreal, November 28, 2016 –McInnis Cement is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Hervé Mallet as President and Chief Executive Officer. The Company is in the last months of its construction phase and will begin its commercial operations in the Read More ››

01 Nov 2016

Start of McInnis Cement Project Operations and Closing of Financing

Montréal, November 1, 2016 – McInnis Cement, in collaboration with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and the other shareholders, presented today an update of the cement plant project. Close to 75% of the construction phase has been completed Read More ››

07 Sep 2016

McInnis Cement Kicks Off Construction for Sainte-Catherine Terminal

Sainte-Catherine, September 7, 2016 – In anticipation of the operation of the new generation McInnis cement plant in Port-Daniel–Gascons, the Company announced plans for the construction of one of its cement terminals that will be utilized to ensure the distribution Read More ››

09 Aug 2016

McInnis Cement Announces Plans for New Cement Ship

Stamford, August 9, 2016 – McInnis Cement, the New Cement Company, announced today its plans to utilize a first of its kind, ecologically efficient, self-discharging dry bulk cement carrier. The 15,000 deadweight ton vessel will be time chartered by the company Read More ››

02 Aug 2016

McInnis Cement Breaks Ground at First U.S. Terminal in Port of Providence

Providence, RI, August 2, 2016 – Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza, City Council President Luis Aponte, ProvPort Board Chair Paul Moura and members of the Rhode Island business community joined McInnis Cement executives to celebrate officially breaking ground at the new Read More ››

02 Aug 2016

McInnis Cement: Changes to the Executive Team to Strengthen the Project’s Management and Complete its Construction

Port-Daniel–Gascons, August 2, 2016 – With the objective of strengthening the management of the cement plant project under way in Port-Daniel and completing its construction, McInnis Cement’s Board of Directors has announced the following changes to the company’s executive team: Read More ››

06 Oct 2015

McInnis Cement and Emplois Compétences Sign Workforce Recruiting Partnership

Port-Daniel–Gascons, October 6, 2015 – McInnis Cement and Emplois Compétences have announced the signing of a partnership agreement for the recruitment and development of the local workforce for the cement plant at Port-Daniel–Gascons. Emplois Compétences will open its offices on Read More ››

26 Jun 2015

Biomass Cooperative Agreement

McInnis Cement and ACF – St. Elzear Sign Biomass Cooperative Agreement Port-Daniel–Gascons, June 26, 2015 – McInnis Cement and the Forestry Cooperative Association – St. Elzear (ACF – St. Elzear) have announced the signing of a cooperative agreement to study Read More ››

23 Jun 2015

Jobs and Business Opportunities Open House

Port-Daniel–Gascons, June 23, 2015 – On the occasion of an open house on jobs and business opportunities related to the operating component of the future cement plant, the McInnis Cement team had the pleasure of welcoming 260 visitors to Port-Daniel-Gascons. Read More ››