Prince Rupert


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Prince Rupert

(ˈruːpət)
n
(Placename) a port in W Canada, on the coast of British Columbia: one of the W termini of the Canadian National transcontinental railway. Pop: 14 643 (2001)

Prince` Ru′pert


n.
a seaport and railway terminus in W British Columbia, in W Canada. 14,754.
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Noun1.Prince Rupert - English leader (born in Germany) of the Royalist forces during the English Civil War (1619-1682)Prince Rupert - English leader (born in Germany) of the Royalist forces during the English Civil War (1619-1682)
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Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, DP World Group chairman and CEO, said: "The expanded container terminal is an economic engine for the city of Prince Rupert and is directly responsible for hundreds of jobs with many others in the local community and beyond benefitting from its operations.
DP World Group chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, and Francois-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, Government of Canada, marked the occasion with a ribbon cutting ceremony in Prince Rupert, in the presence of First Nation representatives, along with senior government and state officials.
Arab News Above, the Prince Rupert Fairview container terminal expansion.
DP World group chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem and Franois-Philippe Champagne, minister of International Trade, Government of Canada, marked the occasion in a ribbon cutting ceremony at Prince Rupert, in the presence of First Nation representatives, senior government and state officials.
The new terminal, called the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal (RIPET), will be sited near Prince Rupert in British Columbia on land leased by Ridley Terminals from the Prince Rupert Port Authority.
In the 17th century, Prince Rupert from Germany brought some of these glass drops to England's King Charles II, who was intrigued by their unusual properties.
Energy company TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) disclosed on Wednesday that its USD5bn Prince Rupert Gas Transmission project (PRGT) has been awarded pipeline agreements from the Takla Lake First Nation and McLeod Lake Indian Band (MLIB) in building and maintaining relationships with Aboriginal groups.
Meanwhile, DP World and Canada's Prince Rupert Port Authority have announced an agreement to study further expansion of the Fairview Container Terminal in Prince Rupert.
TransCanada has received the first two permits from the British Columbia Oil & Gas Commission (OGC), approving construction for two sections of the 560-mile Prince Rupert Gas Transmission (PRGT) project in northern British Columbia.
The Port of Prince Rupert is undergoing a massive infrastructure expansion, already valued in excess of $40 billion.
An incapacitated Russian cargo ship is now in port in Prince Rupert on British Columbia's north coast, ending fears that the vessel, which lost power Thursday night, would drift ashore, hit rocks and spill hundreds of tonnes of fuel.
And so we had Prince Rupert, Dixie Dean, and Bessie Braddock back in our company, all central to a plot unfolding inside the Lock-Up.