Trecan Combustion Limited expands

The snowmelt product manufacturer is adding to its facility.

March 14, 2014

Trecan Combustion Limited is expanding its facility to increase production of its branded Snowmelter products. The Nova Scotia firm is a designer and manufacturer of snow melting equipment.

Trecan is increasing production capacity at its shop with a 89 x 60- ft. building expansion, adding an enclosed test area, a cutting shop with a two-ton overhead crane, a training facility and additional offices. The project engages local suppliers and will create five new full-time jobs for highly-skilled workers at Trecan.

Minister Peter MacKay today announced the Government of Canada’s $498,500 repayable investment to support the expansion project through ACOA’s Business Development Program.
Quick Facts

Trecan produces nine models of portable Snowmelters ranging from $150,000 to $1 million per unit in price, with melting capacities between 20 and 500 tons of snow per hour.


 

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