Aurora Cannabis (TSX:ACB; OTCQX:ACBFF) announced their 40,000 square foot, yield-optimized indoor production facility in Quebec received its cultivation license from Health Canada.
As quoted in the press release:
The newly licensed facility, to be known as “Aurora Vie”, makes Aurora only the second licensed producer in Quebec, Canada’s second most populous province, with more than 8.2 million people.
Aurora Vie was acquired in April, 2017 for $7 million, at which time it was approximately 80% complete. The facility has since been completed, with approximately $3 million in configuration and technology upgrades specifically designed to meet European Union (EU) Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certification standards. Aurora Vie has a projected cultivation capacity of approximately 4,000 kg of high quality cannabis per year, and features many cultivation and automation technologies the Company will also be implementing at its 800,000 square foot Aurora Sky facility under construction at Edmonton International Airport.