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Inuvik

(ĭn`o͞ovĭk), town (1991 pop. 3,206), Northwest Territories, Canada, on the east channel of the Mackenzie River. It was built (1954–62) as a new townsite for AklavikAklavik
, settlement (1991 pop. 801), Northwest Territories, Canada, on the west channel of the Mackenzie River. The unsuitability of the land at the site led to the construction of Inuvik.
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 and was the first model town in the Canadian Arctic. A satellite operations station and airport are there.
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Aurora College is partnering with the IRC to deliver the two-year LPN program at Aurora College in Inuvik, Northwest Territories.
Similarly, to map the Ikhill Pipeline, which extends from Inuvik to a gas field approximately 49 km to the north, we used aerial imagery to determine that the right of way typically extends 7.
The town of Inuvik kindly hooks us in with a hose each summer, but it isn't possible until all the snow is gone.
The simulation, implementing a fuzzy control energy management strategy, was performed using an MATLAB Simulink-based tool and climatological data from Inuvik, NWT, Canada.
If you go to Inuvik, you will fly to the site by helicopter, sometimes a Sikorsky carrying 19 passengers.
1 mm (Craymer, 2010) with respect to Inuvik ACP, which is monumented in bedrock about 130 km south of Tuktoyaktuk.
Dans le discours, le commissaire a expose les grandes lignes des projets du gouvernement pour l'annee a venir, soulignant la construction prevue du troncon de la route de la vallee du Mackenzie reliant Inuvik a Tuktoyaktuk, la liaison par fibre optique dans la vallee du Mackenzie, et la poursuite des negociations avec le gouvernement federal au sujet d'une entente sur le transfert des responsabilites liees aux terres et aux ressources.
It was June 2011, and Dillon was at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's (TRC) Inuvik national event when he spotted the snapshot of all seven Dillon brothers.
The company's utility group distributes natural gas in Alberta via AltaGas Utilities, British Columbia via Pacific Northern Gas, in the province of Nova Scotia via Heritage Gas, as well as in the Northwest Territories via a minority stake in Inuvik Gas and the Ikhil Joint Venture.
Inuvik Gas Ltd, a company that distributes natural gas, and its Ikhil Joint Venture, has collaborated with Northwest Territories Power Corporation (NTPC).
28 press conference in Thunder Bay, Wasaya announced partnerships with Dowland Contracting of Inuvik, N.
TWO HUNDRED KILOMETRES north of the Arctic Circle, in the land of the midnight sun, Principal Clerk Stephen Kendall and seminary student John Constant represented the Presbyterian Church in Canada at the second national Truth and Reconciliation event in Inuvik, N.