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voyageur

Canadian
History a boatman employed by one of the early fur-trading companies, esp in the interior
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The earliest origins of the group were among the voyageurs in the east, with an extended mixing through the trappers of the North West Company.
Voyageur will use the extensively reviewed southern corridor from the Viking Voyageur Gas Transmission project that had been previously filed with FERC.
Joe Randell, Chorus Aviation president-CEO, said picking up Voyageur with its significant international charter operation and expansive North Bay shop and hangar space--fits into his company's growth and diversification strategy.
(TSX: CHR.B CHR.A) said it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of 519222 Ontario Limited, a holding company that owns Voyageur Airways and its related companies, a leading provider of specialized aviation services with international operations.
The withdrawal of the superjumbo aircraft from the service for a few weeks was to allow the carrier to standardise its fleet of A380s and equip it with the Premium Voyageur cabin.
26 August 2011 - Norwegian oil service provider Sevan Marine ASA (OSL:SEVAN) said today the upgrade of its FPSO Sevan Voyageur would cost between USD170m and USD190m, raising the estimate for the third time since May.
Voyageur identity became fragmented and disjointed as a result of this corporate competition.
Despite these points of accommodation, harmony in the workplace was continually under stress as voyageur resistance to master authority characterized labour relations in the fur trade.
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From 15 to 24 February, the Festival du Voyageur will celebrate its 50th anniversary.