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Gas·pé Peninsula

 (găs-pā′)
A peninsula of eastern Quebec, Canada, between Chaleur Bay and the mouth of the St. Lawrence River. Mountainous and heavily wooded, the peninsula is known for its picturesque coastal villages. The Bay of Gaspé is located at its eastern tip.

Gaspé Peninsula

(ɡæˈspeɪ; French ɡaspe)
n
(Placename) a peninsula in E Canada, in SE Quebec between the St Lawrence River and New Brunswick: mountainous and wooded with many lakes and rivers. Area: about 29 500 sq km (11 400 sq miles). Also called: the Gaspé
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It received neutral treatment in Re Nortel Networks (2009), 55 CBR (5th) 229 at para 33 (available on QL) (Ont Sup Ct J (Commercial List)) [Nortel]; Re Railpower Technologies, 2009 QCCS 2885 at para 105 (available on QL) [Railpower Technologies]; Re Papiers Gaspesia, [2004] JQ No 11951 (QL) at para 73 (Qc Sup Ct).
An egregious example of the latter was the Gaspesia case, a hopeless paper mill into which Bernard Landry (a particular bete noire of Dubuc's) sank hundreds of millions before Jean Charest pulled the plug.
METSO PAPER, Helsinki, Finland reports settlement of a claim resulting from a project at the Papiers Gaspesia mill in Quebec, Canada.
Metso Paper's operating result was weakened by the lower margins booked for large projects, a EUR 10 million provision made for the Papiers Gaspesia paper machine project, and other cost contingencies made for certain previously delivered projects.
The introduction of hieroglyphic writing and reading among Micmacs of Gaspesia during the 17th century will be considered as a junction point between an ancient spanish missionary tradition inherited from the 16th century and a French catechistic movement which was contemporary to this innovation in Canada.
The suspension of work on the Papiers Gaspesia SEC project at Chandler, Quebec, Canada means that coated groundwood paper supply will remain tight.
Metso Corporation's fiber and paper technology business area, Metso Paper received in 2002 an order for a rebuild of an on-line printing and writing supercalandered coated paper line from Papiers Gaspesia in Chandler, Quebec, Canada.
Metso Paper, Helsinki, Finland, has signed an extensive five-year maintenance agreement with Papiers Gaspesia, Chandler, Quebec, Canada, for its Paper Machine Number 1 paper production line.
Metso Paper is supplying a rebuild of a paper machine to Papiers Gaspesia in Canada.
Metso Corporation's fiber and paper technology business area Metso Paper has signed a 5-year maintenance agreement with Papiers Gaspesia in Quebec, Canada for their paper production line.
Metso will supply Gaspesia Papers with a major rebuild for its supercalandered coated paper line at Chandler, Quebec Canada.
Metso Paper, Jyvaskyla, Finland, will supply Gaspesia Papers LP with a major rebuild for its on-line printing and writing super-calendered coated paper line located in its mill in Chandler, Quebec, Canada.