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News
June 29, 2020  

Tough talk, tariff threats resurface as USMCA readies for Wednesday debut

(CP) WASHINGTON – If the long-awaited debut of Canada’s

News
June 23, 2020  

IMTS Show Cancelled

The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) has announced it

News
June 22, 2020  

Nova Scotia firm making face shields opts for at home assembly by workers

HALIFAX – A small Halifax-area company that has pivoted

News
June 22, 2020  

Enbridge reopens underwater section of Line 5 pipeline after inspection

Alberta-based Enbridge says it has reopened a branch of

News
June 22, 2020  

Carrier New Healthy Buildings Program

Carrier has introduced the Healthy Buildings Program, a suite

Feature
June 15, 2020  

Maintenance Must Win Battles

Recently, I wrote an article on getting back to

News
June 15, 2020  

FCA Brampton Assembly Hands-Free Hand Sanitizing Station

FCA Canada’s Brampton Assembly Plant (BAP) designed hands-free hand

News
June 15, 2020  

Mask makers raise prices as material, labour costs rise amid pandemic

Kevin Vuong started to sell face masks through a

News
June 15, 2020  

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales posted record plunge in April

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales fell by a record

News
June 8, 2020  

Feds sign $105 million deal with Bombardier for two new Challenger jets

OTTAWA – The federal Liberal government has inked a

News
June 8, 2020  

MainTrain 2020 Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada has announced that

News
June 2, 2020  

GM Canada to Provide 10 Million Face Masks

General Motors of Canada will produce 10 million face

News
June 2, 2020  

TMMC Builds Nine-Millionth Vehicle

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) rolled a Lexus RX

News
June 1, 2020  

Cascades to close containerboard plant in Burlington, Ont., affecting 45 workers

KINGSEY FALLS, Que. –  Cascades Inc. says it will

News
June 1, 2020  

ATS Automation Tooling Systems reports $13.1M fourth quarter profit

CAMBRIDGE – ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. says it

News
June 1, 2020  

Boeing cuts 12,000 jobs, resumes production of grounded jet

Boeing is cutting more than 12,000 U.S. jobs through

News
June 1, 2020  

SpaceX captures the flag, beating Boeing in cosmic contest

(AP) CAPE CANAVERAL  – The first astronauts launched by

News
June 1, 2020  

BRP’s CEO hopes ‘staycations’ will boost sales of Sea Doos and off road vehicles

Sea-Doo maker BRP Inc. is facing a rough ride

News
June 1, 2020  

USMCA poised for star turn in trade spotlight as White House sours on China

WASHINGTON – If trade deals were football players, Canada’s

News
June 1, 2020  

CN Rail feeling slowdown as auto and crude revenues drop, prompting job cuts

MONTREAL – Business at Canadian National Railway Co. has

News
June 1, 2020  

Survey: US factories sink in May for third straight month

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories slowed for the third

Feature
May 27, 2020  

Automotive Manufacturing and COVID-19

This time last year, automotive plants in Canada were making full use of their production lines to produce their new vehicles.

News
May 25, 2020  

Boeing says it will reduce workforce by 400 in Winnipeg due to impact from COVID 19

WINNIPEG – Boeing says it plans to cut 400

News
May 25, 2020  

Canadians Top 9 in Global Ventilator Design Competition

Engineers from Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) and Fanshawe

News
May 25, 2020  

Electrozad Now a Festo Canada Distributor

Festo Canada announced Electrozad as its full-line exclusive sales,

News
May 18, 2020  

‘We just get the runaround,’ residents say of water problems in Ontario hamlet

NORFOLK COUNTY – Brenda Himburg is livid, but in

Feature
May 15, 2020  

Critical Resilience

Hardening Oil & Gas and Mining Facilities

News
May 15, 2020  

Auto workers’ tenuous return a ray of hope in jobs crisis

(AP) DETROIT – Defying a wave of layoffs that

News
May 15, 2020  

Reassurances emerge after second oilsands mine work camp outbreak

CALGARY – A second outbreak of COVID-19 at an

News
May 15, 2020  

Manufacturing sales fell 9.2% in March as factories closed due to the pandemic

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales posted their biggest percentage