Tagged: Vancouver

Vancouver, Canada’s beauty queen

Breathtaking sea-to-sky scenery and outstanding cuisine make a winning destination Maureen Littlejohn Toronto, Canada Vancouver is a city of unparalleled beauty. On a recent trip there I marveled at the snow-capped mountains standing sentinel,...

The Attacking Vikings, Chile 2009

Norway’s ski team is led by Aksel Lund Svindal, a two-time overall World Cup champion who is capable of winning races in all of the four alpine skiing disciplines (Downhill, Super-G, Giant Slalom, Super...

Aker Solutions awarded contract in Mexico

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Stingray Copper Inc. for the new 750 metric tonnes per day (MTPD) sulphur burning acid plant for the El Pilar Copper Project in Mexico. Aker Solutions will...

Northug star at world cross-country ski event

The third gold medal for Petter Northug (23) at 2009 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Liberec came in the final event on March 1; the 50 km mass start race in the free technique. He finished...