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News
June 18, 2018  

Auto parts firm Magna plans electric vehicle joint ventures with Chinese company

Aurora, Ont. – Magna International Inc. says it will

News
June 8, 2018  

Leading metals distributor invests in automotive metals processing facility in Brantford, Ont.

Burlington, Ont. – Samuel, Son & Co., a leading

News
June 7, 2018  

Welding takes centre stage at FABTECH Canada 2018

Toronto – SME, FMA, AWS, PMA and CCAI, the producers and co-sponsors of FABTECH, have

News
June 4, 2018  

Industry players wary of tariff war, in spite of potential benefits

Canada’s tariffs on imported U.S. goods – everything from

News
May 18, 2018  

Motion Industries acquires MRO parts distributor Power Industries, Inc.

Birmingham, AL – Motion Industries, Inc., a wholly owned

News
May 18, 2018  

Toyota chief hopes to help Japan automakers keep tech edge

Tokyo – Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped

News
May 18, 2018  

Steve Carlisle named head of Cadillac, new GM Canada president is Travis Hester

Oshawa, Ont. – The Ontario-born head of General Motors

Feature
May 17, 2018  

Three causes of gearbox failure

In large gear reducers, parts – such as bearings and gears – can be pricey. Understanding gearbox failures can help mitigate downtime.

News
May 17, 2018  

US factory production rose a healthy 0.5 per cent in April

Washington – U.S. factories cranked out more appliances, computers

News
May 15, 2018  

Industrial Internet of Things adoption and digitization ignite centrifugal pumps industry

Santa Clara, Calif. – The North American centrifugal pumps

News
May 10, 2018  

Parts shortage that hit Ford spreads to more companies

Detroit – A fire that damaged a Michigan auto

News
May 9, 2018  

Canadian NAFTA concern: North American auto production tied up in red tape

Washington – Canada is voicing concerns heard from car

Product
May 7, 2018  

Purpose-built order picker

Combilift, the material handling solutions provider, has launched the

Feature
May 7, 2018  

Same same but different – Mining equipment reliability and maintenance

In a quest for success, mines apply every advanced total equipment reliability maintenance or asset performance management program available.

News
May 7, 2018  

New contract ratified for workers at Ontario automotive seat plant

Toronto – Unifor says it has ratified a new

News
May 4, 2018  

Lear Ajax workers to vote on tentative deal amid uncertain future for plant

Toronto – Unifor says it has reached a tentative

Feature
April 25, 2018  

Mining our own business

In the April issue of Machinery and Equipment MRO,

News
April 24, 2018  

RotoPrecision achieves master distributor status in Canada

Mississauga, Ont. – RotoPrecision, a distributor for numerous world-class

News
April 24, 2018  

Heavy equipment manufacturer reports significant increase in profit per share in Q1

Deerfield, Ill. — Caterpillar Inc. announced first-quarter 2018 sales

News
April 18, 2018  

Innovative manufacturer Verbom increases productivity

Sherbrooke, QC – The governments of Canada and Quebec

News
April 13, 2018  

Kubota Canada Ltd. announces the construction of a new facility in Pickering, Ontario

Markham, Ont. – Owing to its growing success in

News
April 2, 2018  

Ritchie Bros. introduces Marketplace-E, a new way to buy and sell equipment

Vancouver – After a soft launch in late 2017,

News
March 15, 2018  

NEMA publishes new guide for permanent magnet motors

Rosslyn, Va. — The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)

News
March 12, 2018  

Komatsu-owned dealers phasing out sales of Wirtgen products

Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Komatsu America Corp. announced an

News
March 9, 2018  

Permanent tariff exemption needed for Canadian steel, aluminum: Steelworkers

Toronto and Montreal – Canada’s steel and aluminum producers

News
March 1, 2018  

Parker Hannifin signs EFA with Shell for instrumentation products

Barnstaple, Devon – Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader

News
February 28, 2018  

Electronic Drives and Controls becomes first Siemens Solution Partner certified for drives & motion

Parsippany, NJ – Electronic Drives and Controls, Inc. (EDC),

Feature
February 26, 2018  

The Maintenance Engineer’s Guide to Industrial Actuators

Actuators provide the push and pull of industrial automation.

News
February 23, 2018  

Ford names Lincoln chief to replace ousted N. American head

Detroit – A veteran executive who has led Ford’s

News
February 23, 2018  

Auto sales to dip in most provinces, led by Ontario’s expected drop: Scotiabank

Toronto – Scotiabank says that slower job creation and