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News
August 31, 2020  

Calgary chicken processing plant will remain open after COVID 19 outbreak

(CP) CALGARY – The Sofina Foods/Lilydale poultry processing plant

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  

Entrepreneurs prepare to scale up their food businesses in the COVID era

TORONTO – When Isabelle Lam and Jaimie Lee met

News
August 24, 2020  

Gradual return to work at Montreal port after truce with employer

MONTREAL – Longshore workers at the Port of Montreal

News
August 21, 2020  

Ontario Teachers’ invests in warehouse robotics firm inspired by ant colonies

(CP) CALGARY – A Calgary-based firm that bases its

News
August 21, 2020  

Maple Leaf temporarily suspends pork exports to China after COVID 19 cases

(CP) MISSISSAUGA – Maple Leaf Foods Inc. says it

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

News
August 17, 2020  

Ford Experiments with Dog-Like Robots

Ford’s new four-legged dog-like robots can sit, shake hands

News
August 17, 2020  

The Canadian Shield Donates Face Shields to Education Ministries

Waterloo-based The Canadian Shield is donating 750,000 reusable face

News
August 10, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit A Success

MRO Magazine recently held its first-ever half-day virtual summit.

News
August 10, 2020  

Ten workers test positive for COVID 19 at pork processing plant in Manitoba

BRANDON – A Maple Leaf Foods facility in Manitoba

News
August 10, 2020  

Canadian Natural to take over Painted Pony Energy in $461 million deal

CALGARY – Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. has struck a

News
August 10, 2020  

Linamar helped by ventilator contracts as automobile sales plummeted

GUELPH – Linamar Corp. executives said this week that

Feature
August 3, 2020  

A Proactive Lifestyle for Your Machines – Focus on FLAB

Precision equipment care proactively targets the root causes of machine failure with the specific intent to increase equipment reliability. Proactively managing the mechanical and electrical aspects of fasteners, lubrication, alignment, and balance (FLAB) can increase equipment life, drive equipment reliability, reduce maintenance costs, and support an organization’s environmental sustainability objectives through improved energy efficiency.

News
August 3, 2020  

Plant closings send GM to 2Q loss, but signs of improvement

(AP) DETROIT – Even though General Motors was able