innovation

Construction at Regina General Hospital Parkade Continues

Construction at Regina General Hospital Parkade Continues

Apr 22, 2024 | 11:50am
Trucks laden with oversized concrete panels have become a familiar sight on the streets of Regina as the ambitious project to construct the Regina General Hospital (RGH) parkade moves forward. With each passing day, the framework of what will soon be a four-level structure is beginning to take shape. Health Minister Everett Hindley expressed the […]
Protein Industries Canada, Innovate U.K. calling for more R&D Projects

Protein Industries Canada, Innovate U.K. calling for more R&D Projects

Sep 25, 2023 | 5:07pm
Two organizations want food companies with innovative project ideas to come forward to meet a growing demand of plant-based food and ingredients. Protein Industries Canada and Innovate U.K. are offering $20-million for collaborative Research & Development (R&D) projects that can help diversify protein options in the world. CEO of Protein Industries Canada Bill Greuel says they’re looking […]

Made-in-Saskatchewan satellite heading to orbit on SpaceX rocket

May 29, 2023 | 2:30pm

Saskatchewan engineering students will have their eyes on the sky as the province’s first homegrown satellite is to be launched on board a SpaceX rocket headed for the International Space Station. “I am so excited about it,” said Rylee Moody, a third-year student at the University of Saskatchewan. “It’s something I would never have dreamed […]

Innovation awards presented at Canada’s Farm Show in Regina

Jun 21, 2022 | 11:51am

  Canada’s Farm Show has announced three winners in the innovation awards. The first winner is VeriGrain sample acquisition and information management system. VeriGrain allows farmers to track grain quality and quantity as it is being sampled while being loaded in and out of storage. A second winner is Soileos Bioactive crop nutrients. Lucent Bio […]

Sask recognizes Innovation week across the province

May 16, 2022 | 11:36am

The Saskatchewan government is recognizing this week as Innovation Week. The week will celebrate researchers, entrepreneurs, organizations and companies that have shaped the research and technology landscape in the province. Innovation Saskatchewan minister Jeremy Harrison says innovation is central to the province’s economic growth and supporting the transformation and diversification of key sectors. Agriculture is […]

Regina-based company develops machine capable of deactivating COVID-19 on surfaces

Jun 7, 2020 | 9:00am

Ground Effects Environmental Services, a company based in Regina, has developed a decontamination unit that has been lab-tested and proven to deactivate the coronavirus responsible for COVID-19 on surfaces. Named the SANOZONE, it pumps ozone gas into an area to clean and decontaminate all surfaces inside of a room, including fabric and hard-to-reach areas. The […]

Regina weed spraying drone company wins award at Canada Farm Progress Show

Jun 20, 2019 | 6:45am

One of the top 3 winners in the innovations area at the Canada Farm Progress show is a drone flying company based in Regina. Daniel McCann with Precision dot A-I says individual weed spraying by drone is cost effective. McCann says the precision drone spraying of weeds is in the trial stages around Regina and […]