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News
October 2, 2020  

New Ford CEO replaces CFO, pledges stronger profit margins

(AP) DETROIT – On his first day in Ford’s

News
September 28, 2020  

Desk shortage forces people to get creative about workspaces

(AP) NEW YORK – First it was toilet paper.

News
September 28, 2020  

COVID 19 further delaying some overdue military procurements

(CP) OTTAWA – While the federal government is pressing

News
September 28, 2020  

Union workers vote to approve collective bargaining deal with Ford

(CP) Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd. says its

News
September 28, 2020  

2020 PEMAC Award Winners

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada presented its annual

Feature
September 25, 2020  

Ram Challenges the Raptor with the TRX

For anyone who grew up in the 1990s, Jurassic Park, was the movie, which created dinosaur madness across Canada. Look no further than Toronto’s new basketball team, which chose to be called the Raptors back in 1995. The movie spawned a franchise that is still going strong today, after two sequels, and a new Jurassic World franchise.

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