“We are also working very hard to ensure that hospitals and front-line workers have the equipment and supplies they need. And I have some good news to share on that front. First, our government signed an agreement with Montréal-based Galenvs to produce silica beads, which are essential for testing. And this week, Health Canada also certified ventilators produced by two Canadian groups: CAE and the Ventilators for Canadians consortium.” 

https://pm.gc.ca/en/videos/2020/06/17/announcing-additional-research-funding-and-support-canadians