Cold Weather Testing in Timmins
Diversifying the economy in Timmins is an important project that has been on-going for the past few years. The Timmins Economic Development Corporation is always investigating new business ideas and opportunities for Timmins.
One of those projects is expanding cold weather testing in Timmins. Timmins has the attributes and conditions that are necessary to sustain cold weather testing for vehicles. Toyota has been engaging in cold weather testing in Timmins since 1998.
Opportunities for other industries are currently being explored in Timmins. Research is being conducted on current testing facilities to identify what they can offer to other industries. Industries that are being researched are:
- Automotive industry.
- Recreational vehicles.