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Manufacturing

News
September 28, 2020  

Orders for big ticket manufactured goods ticks up just 0.4%

(AP) WASHINGTON – Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket

News
September 28, 2020  

Union workers vote to approve collective bargaining deal with Ford

(CP) Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd. says its

Feature
September 25, 2020  

Ram Challenges the Raptor with the TRX

For anyone who grew up in the 1990s, Jurassic Park, was the movie, which created dinosaur madness across Canada. Look no further than Toronto’s new basketball team, which chose to be called the Raptors back in 1995. The movie spawned a franchise that is still going strong today, after two sequels, and a new Jurassic World franchise.

Feature
September 25, 2020  

Weekly Schedule Compliance is an Easy Tool but a Bit Tricky

Weekly schedule compliance is an easy key performance indicator (KPI), but a lot of people mess it up. We can use it to lock-in mediocre performance. However, when used properly, KPI can help boost our maintenance productivity.

News
September 21, 2020  

Founder of GM electric truck partner quits amid allegations

(AP) FRANKFURT – Shares in electric and hydrogen-powered truck

News
September 18, 2020  

Bombardier cements Alstom deal, but will pocket less than expected in rail unit sale

(CP) MONTREAL – Bombardier Inc. has cemented the terms

News
September 18, 2020  

MRO September 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The September 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
September 15, 2020  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales up seven per cent in July

(CP) OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales climbed for a

News
September 11, 2020  

Biden visits manufacturing heartland to curry favour with blue collar voters

(CP) WASHINGTON – Joe Biden ventured into America’s hard-hit

News
September 11, 2020  

GM to make electric vehicle, supply batteries for Nikola

(AP) DETROIT – General Motors announced its second major

News
September 11, 2020  

Ford Motor to face off with union as labour negotiators narrow focus

(CP) TORONTO – Ford Motor Co. will be the

News
September 8, 2020  

Honda and GM to Form Strategic North American Alliance

General Motors and Honda have signed a non-binding memorandum

Feature
September 7, 2020  

OPINION: Changing Times Showcase Industry’s Adaptability

EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK (September 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) In

News
September 7, 2020  

Survey: US factories grow in August for third straight month

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories expanded last month at

News
September 7, 2020  

Hot tub heist: RCMP investigate spas stolen from Alberta manufacturing site

(CP) THORSBY, Alta. – Mounties in central Alberta are

News
September 1, 2020  

General Motors Invests in St. Catharines Plant

General Motors Canada and its partners are investing $28

News
August 31, 2020  

Coaching Program for Manufacturers

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) along with the National

News
August 31, 2020  

Canada invests in York Region manufacturers

Three York region manufacturers will share an investment of

News
August 31, 2020  

UW Gets UVC Disinfecting Machine Developed By TMMC

University of Waterloo’s (UW) Department of Chemical Engineering and

News
August 31, 2020  

Hamilton company snares contract to build 1,150 CN Rail grain cars

(CP) MONTREAL – Canadian National Railway Co. has awarded

News
August 31, 2020  

Survey: China manufacturing logs feeble growth in August

(AP) BEIJING – China’s manufacturing activity held steady in

News
August 31, 2020  

Unifor says autoworkers vote to approve strike action if needed in talks

(CP) TORONTO – The union representing Canadian workers at

News
August 24, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford unveil deal to produce N95 masks at 3M plant in Brockville, Ont.

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined Ontario Premier

News
August 24, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales up 8.7 per cent in July

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says early estimates for July

News
August 21, 2020  

Texas startup will make a BlackBerry branded 5G phone for North America, Europe

(CP) TORONTO – BlackBerry Ltd. is teaming up with

News
August 21, 2020  

Trudeau, Ford to unveil deal to produce N95 masks at Brockville, Ont., 3M plant

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will join Ontario

Feature
August 20, 2020  

Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit, which allowed maintenance, reliability, and operations professionals to learn techniques to optimize their day-to-day maintenance activities.

News
August 17, 2020  

Unifor launches Big Three negotiations with warning against COVID concessions

TORONTO – Negotiations with the Detroit Three automakers were

News
August 17, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales posted record gain in June

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales climbed a record 20.7

News
August 17, 2020  

MainTrain 2020 Schedule Announced

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada has announced the