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Manufacturing

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

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 15, 2020  

Auto workers’ tenuous return a ray of hope in jobs crisis

(AP) DETROIT – Defying a wave of layoffs that

News
May 15, 2020  

Nova Scotia chemists work with mill to create medical grade pulp for N95 masks

HALIFAX – A team of chemists at Saint Mary’s

News
May 15, 2020  

Manufacturing sales fell 9.2% in March as factories closed due to the pandemic

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales posted their biggest percentage

News
May 13, 2020  

Trudeau says Canada will not pay full price for 8 million sub standard masks

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada will

News
May 13, 2020  

Musk becomes champion for businesses defying shutdown orders

(AP) At the Fit4All Gym in Lebanon, Illinois, owner

News
May 13, 2020  

Boeing goes another month without a single airliner order

(AP) Boeing failed to sell a single commercial airplane

News
May 12, 2020  

FCA Prepares to Restart; Develops Safety Measures

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is preparing to resume its

News
May 8, 2020  

De Havilland Canada begins phased restart of manufacturing operations

TORONTO – De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd. has

News
May 8, 2020  

Quebec based Heroux Devtek to cut 225 aerospace jobs due to drop in demand

LONGUEUIL – Heroux-Devtek Inc. says it will reduce its