Recent Projects

Niagara College Canada

Is investing more than $70,000,000 at its Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake campuses. New projects at the Welland Campus will include a 3,330-square-metre expansion at the Simcoe Building. The expansion will feature a student activity centre, cafeteria, and kitchen. Additionally, classrooms will be constructed in the Pavilion Building to accommodate the Hair Styling program which is relocating from the soon to be closed Niagara Falls Campus. All projects are expected to be completed by August 2018.

GE

Recently purchased 30 hectares in Harry Diffin Industrial Park along Highway 140, between Silverthorn Street and Buchner Road and began construction of a $240-million 48,620-square-metre industrial facility. They are another business to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP. It is anticipated that it will create 220 new jobs when construction is completed in early 2018.

Provincial Offences Court

Located on East Main Street is soon to be completed in Fall of 2017. This 1,895-square-metre facility is estimated to be a $12,400,000 investment for the Ontario government.

The Village on Prince Charles

Located at 485 prince Charles Drive, A 7.4 acre residential property will feature an excepted seventy approximate 1,350-square-foot townhouses built by Carey Homes.

Devron

Recently purchased 2.4 acres in the Enterprise Industrial Subdivision and began construction in early 2017 of a $1.9-million 1,071-square metre facility. They are another business to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP. It is anticipated that it will create 25 new jobs when construction is completed.

Bertie and Clinton Mutual Insurance Company

Has recently completed its new $7.5-million 2,019 square meter (21,732 sq. ft.) office building on Niagara Street. They have brought 43 jobs from their original location and will be adding another 25 jobs in the next four years. They are another Niagara business (third in Welland) to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP.

Northern Gold Foods Ltd.

Located in the Enterprise Industrial Subdivision has completed its 90,000 sq. ft. food processing plant during the Winter of 2016 and currently employs 75 people. They are the first business in Niagara to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP.

Niagara College Advanced Innovation Centre

A new 15,000 square-foot expansion to the college to enhance the work done within the research and innovation centre. The Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre was recently completed in March 2016.

Hydac Canada

Has built a $2 million 1,214 square metre expansion to their existing manufacturing facility. The addition has created 6 full-time jobs while retaining 43 full-time jobs. Hydac has qualified for the City’s Tax Increment Based Grant Program.

Jarlette Health Services

The Royal Rose Place, located on Prince Charles Drive is a 96 bed long term care facility. This facility was completed in early 2016.