Chicoutimi


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Chicoutimi

(shĭko͞o`tĭmē'), city (1991 pop. 62,670), S Que., Canada, at the confluence of the Chicoutimi and Saguenay rivers. The city is the cultural and economic center of the Saguenay area. It has aluminum plants, pulp, paper, and textile mills, and it produces wrought iron and leather goods. A Jesuit mission was established there in 1676. In the city is a branch of the Université de Québec.

Chicoutimi,

river, c.100 mi (160 km) long, rising in the Laurentian Mts. and flowing N into Lake Kenogami, then E into the Saguenay River at Chicoutimi. A hydroelectric facility on the falls (50 ft/15 m high) just above Chicoutimi supplies power to the region's aluminum and wood-processing industries.
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The first time I heard Maureen Forrester was at the Conservatoire in Chicoutimi.
Les resultats de ces recherches sont presentes sous la forme d'analyses des styles, des formes et des typologies des edifices construits grace auxquelles le lecteur constatera que, toutes proportions gardees, I'architecture des batiments de Chicoutimi issus de cette epoque participe aux grands courants internationaux de I'heure.
Dad-of-two Lieutenant Chris Saunders, 32, had died from the effects of toxic smoke by the time rescuers got him to hospital in Ireland, while the Chicoutimi itself had to be carried back to Halifax, Nova Scotia, to undergo repairs.
The third scenario would be to consolidate the Chicoutimi borough in itself as a large core area encompassing the Chicoutimi downtown and the shopping centres on Talbot Boulevard.
The uninjured members opted to stay with the Chicoutimi although it had lost all power.
The funeral was held simultaneously with a memorial service in Rhu, Scotland, attended by Saunders' 56 crew mates from Chicoutimi.
Earlier, Canadian Defence Minister Mr Graham told a packed press conference in Glasgow he could not rule out taking legal action against Britain amid allegations the Chicoutimi was cannibalised for parts for the other three submarines sold.
Earlier, Defence Minister Mr Graham told a packed press conference at the hotel he could not rule out taking legal action against Britain amid allegations the Chicoutimi was cannibalised for parts for the other three submarines sold.
The blaze on board HMCS Chicoutimi, 100 miles off the west coast of Ireland, claimed the life of Lieutenant Chris Saunders and left two other crewmen recovering in hospital.
Five British boats battled against fierce weather conditions overnight to go to the aid of the HMCS Chicoutimi in the Atlantic.