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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

News
August 3, 2020  

Navy enters new era by welcoming long awaited Arctic warship into fleet

OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Navy is poised to

News
August 3, 2020  

EU clears Alstom’s acquisition of Bombardier rail unit

(AP) BRUSSELS – The European Commission has given its

News
August 3, 2020  

Fiat Chrysler muscles through, green shoots in North America

DETROIT – Fiat Chrysler overcame coronavirus-related factory shutdowns to

News
August 3, 2020  

US manufacturing improves in July, future clouded by virus

(AP) WASHINGTON – U.S. manufacturing improved again in July

News
July 31, 2020  

New Cross-Border Guidebook for Business Travellers

The Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA), the Windsor-Essex

News
July 28, 2020  

MRO Virtual Summit

MRO Magazine’s Maintenance and Reliability in a Changed World Virtual Summit is set to take place on Thursday.

Feature
July 27, 2020  

Routine Maintenance on Production Equipment

Who Should Do It?

Feature
July 20, 2020  

Optimizing Maintenance Work

To accommodate increased production volume during COVID-19 pandemic.

News
July 17, 2020  

Tesla tries to assure workers there’s no big virus outbreak

(AP) DETROIT – Tesla is trying to assure its

Feature
July 13, 2020  

Magnetism and Bearings

The question about allowable magnetism in bearings arose from

News
July 13, 2020  

Canada’s response on tariffs won’t be bound by terms of USMCA: negotiator

(CP) WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s trade ambassador continued to

News
July 13, 2020  

Fire ravages ship for 2nd day; sends acrid haze over city

(AP) SAN DIEGO – Flames tore through a warship

News
July 13, 2020  

Health official revokes U.S. travel exemption for Irving Shipbuilding in Halifax

(CP) HALIFAX – Nova Scotia’s top health official has

News
July 13, 2020  

Bombardier supports Alstom’s sale of assets to win European approval to takeover

MONTREAL – Bombardier Inc. says it supports Alstom’s commitments

News
July 13, 2020  

American Airlines threatens to cancel some Boeing Max orders

(AP) DALLAS – American Airlines is warning Boeing that

News
July 6, 2020  

Lighthizer celebrates USMCA, promises enforcement as trade deal comes into force

(CP) WASHINGTON – North America’s new trade agreement finally

Feature
July 2, 2020  

2021 Ford F-150 Takes Things a Step Further

In what seems like ages ago, in January, Ford Motor Company held a drive event for its all-new Super Duty pick-up truck in sunny Arizona. Much has changed since that time, and as a result Ford held a virtual launch event for its most important vehicle, the all-new 2021 F-150 pick-up.

Product
June 29, 2020  

Bower Type E Bearing Units

NTN Bearing Corporation of Canada Limited added the Bower

News
June 29, 2020  

Honda, General Motors Partner to Produce Hand Sanitizer

Honda and General Motors are producing 12,000 gallons of

News
June 29, 2020  

Amazon looks to self driving future by acquiring Zoox

(AP) NEW YORK – Amazon said Friday that it

News
June 29, 2020  

OPINION: Positives Emerge Amid COVID-19

EDITOR’S LETTER (June 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) As