CREMONA, Alberta -- After applying for a license with Health Canada approximately two years ago, Aurora Cannabis Inc. will officially start production this spring. Their brand new $11 million state-of-the-art facility, located in the rural community of Cremona within the Rocky Mountains, will be the first employer and provider of medicinal marijuana in the province.
Argus’ advanced monitoring and control systems are in use within this 55,200 sq. ft. high-tech facility which can produce (under license), a maximum of 5,400 kg or 5.4 million grams of medicinal marijuana per year.
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About Argus Controls
Owned by Conviron and based in Surrey, BC, Canada, Argus is the North American leader in the design and supply of advanced automated monitoring and control systems for the horticulture, aquaculture and biotechnology industries. Its clients include universities, biotech companies, government agencies and commercial growers.
Conviron is the world’s largest designer and supplier of plant growth chambers and rooms. Conviron’s highly engineered products are used by leading universities, government agencies and agricultural biotech companies around the globe to solve many of today’s challenges in food production and safety. Headquartered with design and manufacturing in Winnipeg, Canada, the company employs a global sales and distribution network with offices in the US, Europe, Australia and China.