Government of Canada invests in MMS Laser

Victoriaville, Quebec

May 8th, 2013

Acting on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and
Communities, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Jacques Gourde, Member of Parliament for Lotbiniere-Chutes-de-la-Chaudiere, announced that the firm MMS Laser will be granted financial.

“The Government of Canada believes that economic diversification is the key to the future for Quebec communities who rely on the forestry. That is why it is supporting the establishment of MMS Laser, whose arrival will help grow the economy and create jobs,” said Mr. Gourde.

The firm MMS Laser was founded in the year 2012. The firm specializes in the design and manufacture of metal parts. MMS Laser uses processes as laser cutting, folding, stitch welding and metal machining for its customers.

The Government of Canada will be investing in MMS Laser in the form of a $500,000 repayable contribution.
The firm will use the financial assistance in order to purchase production equipment and to complete its start-up activities.

“The Government of Canada remains focused on four priorities, as outlined by the Prime Minister, the Canadians care most about: their families, the safety of our streets and communities, their pride in being a citizen of this country, and of course, their personal financial security,” concluded MP Gourde.