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Manufacturing

News
April 3, 2020  

Surveys: Manufacturing contracts last month in US, world

(AP) WASHINGTON – Manufacturing contracted in the United States

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April 3, 2020  

Auto parts and paint company Uni Select furloughs half of its 6,000 employees

BOUCHERVILLE, Que. – Uni-Select Inc. says approximately half of

News
April 3, 2020  

Long john producer Stanfield’s reacts to COVID 19 with ‘pivot’ to medical gowns

HALIFAX – A historic Canadian undergarment factory famed for

News
March 30, 2020  

Canada Goose to Manufacture Medical Gear

Canada Goose will use its manufacturing facilities to produce

News
March 30, 2020  

Brian’s Custom Sports shifts to producing medical supplies to fight COVID 19

It only took a single text message for the

News
March 30, 2020  

Bombardier furloughs 12,400 workers, halts plane and rail production in Canada

MONTREAL – Bombardier Inc. is temporarily halting production at

News
March 30, 2020  

Palliser Furniture temporarily laying off workers, closing Winnipeg facility

WINNIPEG – Palliser Furniture Ltd. is temporarily laying off

News
March 27, 2020  

UPDATE: Automakers Suspend Production at North American Plants

All automakers who operate production plants in Ontario, will

News
March 27, 2020  

Associations Helping Members During Pandemic

MRO Magazine reached out to several industry associations to

News
March 26, 2020  

FCA to Produce Protective Face Masks

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will be manufacturing and donating

News
March 24, 2020  

Maintenance, Manufacturing, and Resource Sector Deemed Essential

After announcing the closure of all non-essential businesses in

News
March 23, 2020  

Ontario ordering non essential businesses to close

TORONTO – Ontario Premier Doug Ford is ordering the

News
March 23, 2020  

Longview suspends production of Dash 8 400 and Series 400 Twin Otter aircraft

TORONTO – Longview Aviation Capital Corp. says it’s suspending

News
March 23, 2020  

Feds offer help to companies to retool, pump out COVID 19 medical gear

OTTAWA – The federal government is offering up cash

News
March 23, 2020  

Bus maker NFI Group to idle a majority of its facilities, laying off some staff

WINNIPEG – NFI Group Inc. says about 6,500 employees

News
March 23, 2020  

General Motors to Help Produce Ventilators

General Motors, Ventec Life Systems, and StopTheSpread.org, are collaborating,

News
March 19, 2020  

EMC Continues to Help Members During Pandemic

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) is postponing all its in-person events

News
March 13, 2020  

PEMAC Board of Directors Meeting

Members of the PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada

News
March 13, 2020  

Dorel says factories in China delayed by COVID 19, production delayed

MONTREAL – Dorel Industries Inc. says its suppliers based

News
March 9, 2020  

FAA seeks $19.7 million penalty against Boeing over sensors

Federal regulators want to fine Boeing $19.68 million for

Feature
March 3, 2020  

What’s Up Doug: Preserving Assembled Bearings

Recently, I was asked was what to do with

News
March 2, 2020  

Factories expand despite virus, though deliveries slow

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories expanded in February for

News
February 28, 2020  

FCA to end third shift at Windsor Assembly Plant in June, affecting 1,500 workers

WINDSOR –  Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is cutting the third

News
February 24, 2020  

Supremex buys envelope manufacturer and printer Royal Envelope for $27.4M

MONTREAL – Supremex Inc. says it has acquired Royal

News
February 24, 2020  

EMC Personnel Changes

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) has made a number

News
February 18, 2020  

Bombardier to sell train unit to France’s Alstom, shedding biggest division

MONTREAL – Bombardier Inc. has reached a US$8.2-billion deal

News
February 18, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell in December to $56.4 billion

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 0.7

News
February 10, 2020  

Honda Canada Builds Nine-Millionth Vehicle in Ontario

Honda Canada Inc. (HCI) hit the milestone of Honda

Feature
February 10, 2020  

Optimization Guide for CMMS Selection and Utilization

In order to fully realize all the benefits of

News
February 3, 2020  

In grinding manufacturing slump, 3M cuts another 1,500 jobs

(AP) A profound slump in manufacturing and a trade