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Trois-Rivières

 

a city in Canada, in southeastern Quebec. Population, 55,200 (1971). Trois-Rivières is a port on the St. Lawrence River, with a freight turnover of 4 million tons per year. It is a center of the Canadian pulp and paper industry. Local industries produce chemicals and electrotechnical items, including electric lamps and electron tubes. The city also has a metalworking industry.

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The work to be performed on Air Canada's fleet of 125 narrow bodies will require approximately 350 aircraft mechanics at AAR's Trois-Rivieres facility.
Premier Aviation established the MRO facility in Trois-Rivieres in 2002 and expanded it to 150,000 square feet in 2011.
En puisant en grande partie sur le genereux fonds d'archives de la famille Hart, conserve au Seminaire Saint-Joseph de Trois-Rivieres, qui possede plus de 100 000 documents, Vaugeois reconstitue sur un siecle d'histoire la saga familiale des Hart a Trois-Rivieres.
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Pour souligner ses cent cinquante ans, le Seminaire Saint-Joseph de Trois-Rivieres s'est offert une histoire, ecrite par une personnalite du serail (un superieur qui a vecu l'evolution de l'institution), un lettre bien connu et, de surcroit, un Panneton.
This research was made possible thanks to support from the University of Quebec at Trois-Rivieres Family-School-Community and Cross-Curricular Competencies Research Laboratory.
The other dioceses with changed boundaries are the neighbouring dioceses of Amos, Baie-Comeau and Chicoutimi in Quebec as well as Joliette and Trois-Rivieres, also in Quebec; and Moosonee in Ontario.
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Universite du Quebec a Trois-Rivieres (UQTR) and Ciba Specialty Chemicals have created the Ciba Specialty Chemicals Industrial Chair in Paper Chemicals.
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