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Sudbury company developing new technologies

Wayne Ablitt - Jannatec

Wayne Ablitt, president of Jannatec Technologies in Sudbury, is excited about the company’s future and its efforts to help people work in deep underground mines.

The business, which was established in 1989, is developing two new projects and expanding its research and development lab. Jannatec is working with the Ultra-Deep Mining Network on developing the projects.

“The assistance that we are receiving from our partners at (the Ultra-Deep Mining Network) is giving Jannatec the capability of expanding its research and development program,” Ablitt said in a release.

“This will allow us to achieve our goals and bring product to the market in a more timely fashion to meet the needs of the mining community. This will also give us the capacity to expand our operations with the necessary staffing and equipment requirements.”
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Sudbury inventors may have the safety of your dog in mind
Adric Cluff

A Sudbury entrepreneur hopes to make car rides much safer for dogs and he’s calling it The Dog Seat.

In December 2014, the CBC show “Marketplace” aired a documentary entitled “Paws for Concern” that shocked Adric Cluff and his father, Daniel, when they watched a segment on car harnesses.

Marketplace tested five brands of dog harnesses at Kettering University’s Crash Safety Center in Flint, Michigan. Read more ►

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