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Trudeau uses Waterloo company as example for retooling to equip hospitals

KITCHENER — A Waterloo Region company is stepping up to the plate to help produce necessary medical equipment to help fight COVID-19. At his Tuesday COVID-19 news conference, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told the story of a local start-up showing what it means to be Canadian in these challenging times. “A few weeks ago, Dave … Continue

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Trudeau gives kudos to Kitchener company for its temporary hospital walls

A Waterloo region company has been recognized by the prime minister for building large panels that create more physical separation between people in hospital emergency departments. During his briefing Tuesday morning, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talked about Trusscore, a building material company headquartered at Communitech in Kitchener and with a factory in Palmerston, as an example … Continue

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Minto company producing temporary walls for hospitals during pandemic

PALMERSTON – A Minto company has developed a new product to help hospitals cope with the COVID-19 crisis. Produced by Trusscore Material Science, Temp-Wall is an easy-to-install modular wall system designed to create temporary rooms and isolation spaces. It is already in place in some hospitals in the local area and beyond. CEO Dave Caputo … Continue

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Waterloo Region Tech Steps Up in Fight Against COVID-19

Even before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau put out a plea last week for Canadian firms to step up and help bolster hospitals’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic, serial entrepreneur Dave Caputo was working behind the scenes to do just that. Last Monday, Caputo, the former CEO and co-founder of Waterloo’s Sandvine, met with his 40-member … Continue