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Health & Safety

News
July 17, 2020  

Tesla tries to assure workers there’s no big virus outbreak

(AP) DETROIT – Tesla is trying to assure its

News
July 13, 2020  

Fire ravages ship for 2nd day; sends acrid haze over city

(AP) SAN DIEGO – Flames tore through a warship

News
July 13, 2020  

Health official revokes U.S. travel exemption for Irving Shipbuilding in Halifax

(CP) HALIFAX – Nova Scotia’s top health official has

News
July 6, 2020  

From the makers of Whac a Mole: hands free sanitizers

(AP) HOLY HILL, Fla. – The maker of the

News
July 6, 2020  

Investigator says Canadian pilot impaired by fumes in Sydney crash

(CP) CANBERRA, Australia – A Canadian seaplane pilot was

Feature
July 2, 2020  

2021 Ford F-150 Takes Things a Step Further

In what seems like ages ago, in January, Ford Motor Company held a drive event for its all-new Super Duty pick-up truck in sunny Arizona. Much has changed since that time, and as a result Ford held a virtual launch event for its most important vehicle, the all-new 2021 F-150 pick-up.

News
June 30, 2020  

Ejection seat tangled with parachute in Snowbirds crash: Investigators

OTTAWA – A military investigation has found that the

News
June 29, 2020  

Honda, General Motors Partner to Produce Hand Sanitizer

Honda and General Motors are producing 12,000 gallons of

News
June 29, 2020  

OPINION: Positives Emerge Amid COVID-19

EDITOR’S LETTER (June 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) As

News
June 22, 2020  

Nova Scotia firm making face shields opts for at home assembly by workers

HALIFAX – A small Halifax-area company that has pivoted

News
June 22, 2020  

Vale to restart work at Voisey’s Bay, production expected to resume in July

ST. JOHN’S – Vale S.A. is moving to resume

News
June 22, 2020  

Bad chocks, brake training blamed for crash to prime minister’s plane

OTTAWA – Military investigators have revealed the sequence of

News
June 22, 2020  

Enbridge reopens underwater section of Line 5 pipeline after inspection

Alberta-based Enbridge says it has reopened a branch of

Product
June 22, 2020  

Pull-handle Butterfly Valve Lockout

Brady Pull-handle Butterfly Valve Lockout has a simple, fold-over

News
June 22, 2020  

Carrier New Healthy Buildings Program

Carrier has introduced the Healthy Buildings Program, a suite

News
June 15, 2020  

FCA Brampton Assembly Hands-Free Hand Sanitizing Station

FCA Canada’s Brampton Assembly Plant (BAP) designed hands-free hand

News
June 15, 2020  

NJ Transit’s longer term plans focus on infrastructure

(AP) New Jersey Transit unveiled a five-year capital plan

News
June 15, 2020  

Mask makers raise prices as material, labour costs rise amid pandemic

Kevin Vuong started to sell face masks through a

News
June 2, 2020  

GM Canada to Provide 10 Million Face Masks

General Motors of Canada will produce 10 million face

News
June 1, 2020  

BRP’s CEO hopes ‘staycations’ will boost sales of Sea Doos and off road vehicles

Sea-Doo maker BRP Inc. is facing a rough ride

Feature
May 27, 2020  

Automotive Manufacturing and COVID-19

This time last year, automotive plants in Canada were making full use of their production lines to produce their new vehicles.

News
May 25, 2020  

Fire destroys lobster processing plant in northeastern New Brunswick

TRACADIE, N.B. – Fire has completely destroyed a large

News
May 25, 2020  

‘Canary in the coal mine:’ Meat industry says more safety coming with COVID 19

CALGARY – A group representing Canada’s meat-packers is expecting

News
May 25, 2020  

Celestica contracted by Starfish Medical to make ventilators for Health Canada

TORONTO – Celestica Inc. has been contracted to build

News
May 25, 2020  

Cross border business interests call for joint Canada, U.S. post COVID effort

WASHINGTON – Travel between Canada and the United States

News
May 25, 2020  

Manufacturers scramble to find raw materials amid ‘desperate’ shortage for PPE

Each day, Jeremy Hedges strides the floor of his

News
May 25, 2020  

Boeing says it will reduce workforce by 400 in Winnipeg due to impact from COVID 19

WINNIPEG – Boeing says it plans to cut 400

News
May 25, 2020  

Canadians Top 9 in Global Ventilator Design Competition

Engineers from Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) and Fanshawe

News
May 18, 2020  

‘We just get the runaround,’ residents say of water problems in Ontario hamlet

NORFOLK COUNTY – Brenda Himburg is livid, but in

Feature
May 15, 2020  

Critical Resilience

Hardening Oil & Gas and Mining Facilities