“Aurora Vie” is Province’s Second Licensed Cannabis Production Facility
VANCOUVER, Oct. 30, 2017 /CNW/ – Aurora Cannabis Inc. (the “Company” or “Aurora”) (TSX: ACB) (OTCQX: ACBFF) (Frankfurt: 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) today announced that the Company’s 40,000 square foot, yield-optimized indoor production facility in Pointe-Claire, Quebec has received its cultivation license from Health Canada. 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