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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  

Weak oil demand forecasts leave economists wondering if Trans Mountain makes sense

(CP) Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson has

News
September 18, 2020  

Court orders recalculation of $1.4 billion in damages, supports Dow in Nova lawsuit

(CP) CALGARY – Both sides are welcoming an Alberta

News
September 18, 2020  

MRO September 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The September 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
September 11, 2020  

Iamgold bolsters its financial resources while building US$1.3 billion gold mine

(CP) TORONTO – Analysts say Iamgold Corp. is well

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  

Uber unveils Canadian commitments to reach goal of being emission free by 2040

(CP) TORONTO – Uber Technologies Inc. is launching a

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

Feature
September 1, 2020  

A Unique Twist for the Old Taste Buds

Germans love big salty, soft-breaded pretzels. In the south of Germany, a freshly baked pretzel with butter and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee is a must on any breakfast table. Achieving the perfect shape, a symmetrically twisted pretzel, usually involves a lot of painstaking manual labour.

News
September 1, 2020  

General Motors Invests in St. Catharines Plant

General Motors Canada and its partners are investing $28

Feature
September 1, 2020  

From Theft Prevention to Quality Control: How IOT-Based Surveillance Can Help

It was a food and beverage manufacturer’s worst nightmare; $187,000 worth of product stolen in plain sight. It happened at a Tavistock dairy plant in 2019, when a man presented what appeared to be legitimate paperwork for a large quantity of cheese to be loaded onto a truck, and delivered to New Brunswick. It wasn’t until the delivery failed to arrive at the location that they realized the cheese was stolen.

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  

Mercedes gets big electric van order from Amazon

(AP) BERLIN – Amazon says it’s buying 1,800 electric