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Manufacturing

News
July 13, 2020  

Bombardier supports Alstom’s sale of assets to win European approval to takeover

MONTREAL – Bombardier Inc. says it supports Alstom’s commitments

News
July 13, 2020  

American Airlines threatens to cancel some Boeing Max orders

(AP) DALLAS – American Airlines is warning Boeing that

News
July 6, 2020  

US manufacturing bounces back in June on reopenings

(AP) SILVER SPRING, Md. – U.S. manufacturing rebounded in

News
July 6, 2020  

Lighthizer celebrates USMCA, promises enforcement as trade deal comes into force

(CP) WASHINGTON – North America’s new trade agreement finally

News
July 6, 2020  

Politics, pandemics and Russian aluminum: why Canada faces fresh U.S. tariffs

(CP) WASHINGTON – Why the United States chose to

News
July 6, 2020  

From the makers of Whac a Mole: hands free sanitizers

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

Product
June 29, 2020  

Bower Type E Bearing Units

NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada Limited added the Bower

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  

Amazon looks to self driving future by acquiring Zoox

(AP) NEW YORK – Amazon said Friday that it

News
June 29, 2020  

OPINION: Positives Emerge Amid COVID-19

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

News
June 23, 2020  

IMTS Show Cancelled

The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) has announced it

News
June 22, 2020  

Ontario brewery employment triples in last decade amid craft beer growth

TORONTO – The Trillium Network for Advanced Manufacturing says

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

Feature
June 15, 2020  

Maintenance Must Win Battles

Recently, I wrote an article on getting back to

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  

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

Kevin Vuong started to sell face masks through a

News
June 15, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales posted record plunge in April

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales fell by a record

News
June 8, 2020  

Feds sign $105 million deal with Bombardier for two new Challenger jets

OTTAWA – The federal Liberal government has inked a

News
June 8, 2020  

MainTrain 2020 Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada has announced that

News
June 2, 2020  

GM Canada to Provide 10 Million Face Masks

General Motors of Canada will produce 10 million face

News
June 2, 2020  

TMMC Builds Nine-Millionth Vehicle

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) rolled a Lexus RX

News
June 1, 2020  

Survey of manufacturers finds output down, expected to last months yet

TORONTO – A survey of Canadian manufacturers shows a

News
June 1, 2020  

Cascades to close containerboard plant in Burlington, Ont., affecting 45 workers

KINGSEY FALLS, Que. –  Cascades Inc. says it will

News
June 1, 2020  

Boeing cuts 12,000 jobs, resumes production of grounded jet

Boeing is cutting more than 12,000 U.S. jobs through

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

News
June 1, 2020  

USMCA poised for star turn in trade spotlight as White House sours on China

WASHINGTON – If trade deals were football players, Canada’s

News
June 1, 2020  

Survey: US factories sink in May for third straight month

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories slowed for the third

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  

Celestica contracted by Starfish Medical to make ventilators for Health Canada

TORONTO – Celestica Inc. has been contracted to build

News
May 25, 2020  

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

Each day, Jeremy Hedges strides the floor of his