MRO Magazine

Industry
Manufacturing

Feature
January 25, 2021  

No More Firefighting

Imagine an industrial site or manufacturing facility that actually accomplished the mission of every maintenance and reliability professional – zero per cent unplanned downtime.

News
January 22, 2021  

ATS CEO Receives Award

Advanced Technology Services, Inc. (ATS) announce its CEO, Jeff

News
January 22, 2021  

Motion Industries Rebrands

Motion Industries, Inc., announced it will rebrand to “Motion,”

News
January 20, 2021  

GM teams up with Microsoft on driverless cars

(AP) SILVER SPRING, Md. – General Motors is teaming

News
January 18, 2021  

BW Integrated Systems Name New EVP

Eric Collier was named as Executive Vice President of

News
January 18, 2021  

GM Bringing Commercial EV Manufacturing to Ontario

General Motors is bringing production of its BrightDrop EV600,

News
January 18, 2021  

FCA and PSA become Stellantis

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.  and Peugeot S.A. have completed

Podcast
January 14, 2021  

Importance of networking and education in the maintenance world

  GUEST: Martha Myers TOPIC: The importance of networking

News
January 13, 2021  

Employers clamp down on ‘ambiguous’ mask rules as more infections tied to workplaces

(CP) On the factory floor, masks were optional. Until

News
January 12, 2021  

General Motors New Brand Identity

General Motors has created a new brand identity that

News
January 11, 2021  

New Brunswick exports grew throughout pandemic

New Brunswick now has more exporters than it did

News
January 11, 2021  

Magna deepens role in Fisker electric vehicle project with driver assistance deal

(CP) TORONTO – Magna International Inc. is deepening ties

News
January 11, 2021  

US factories grew in December at fastest pace since mid 2018

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories grew in December at

News
December 28, 2020  

High flying Tesla stock takes a hit on 1st day in S&P 500

(AP) DETROIT – In the middle of last year,

News
December 28, 2020  

Peloton … if you build it, they will come

(AP) With no sign that home workouts will fade

News
December 28, 2020  

Magna to form joint venture with LG Electronics to build electric car components

(CP) Shares of auto parts manufacturer Magna International Inc.

News
December 28, 2020  

Bombardier Transportation signs $721M deal with TransLink for 205 new SkyTrain cars

(CP) VANCOUVER – Bombardier Transportation says it has signed

Feature
December 15, 2020  

Maintenance: What Does the Future Hold?

Technology moves at a fast pace, and companies need to adapt quickly if they want to stay competitive in the new marketplace. Maintenance is no exception. What was once an industry that saw maintenance professionals using metal tools and wearing a hardhat, are now more likely to use a tablet to check on their assets.

News
December 15, 2020  

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales edged up 0.3 per cent in October

(CP) OTTAWA – Manufacturing sales grew 0.3 per cent

News
December 14, 2020  

Maple syrup harvest hits record high in 2020; sales also rise

(CP) OTTAWA – Canada’s maple syrup harvest hit a

News
December 14, 2020  

Auto sector slow to hire back in the third quarter as manufacturers lagged

By Anita Balakrishnan (CP) TORONTO – The Canadian auto

News
December 8, 2020  

Layoffs at Husky worksite announced after company gets $41.5 million in public cash

(CP) ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – The head of a

News
December 7, 2020  

US factories grew more slowly last month; index dips to 57.5

(AP) WASHINGTON – American factories grew at a slower

News
December 7, 2020  

Eight in 10 Canadian manufacturers face skills shortage: report

(CP) TORONTO – Eighty per cent of Canadian manufacturers

Feature
December 3, 2020  

MRO’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

While most models for 2021, have engine, package, trim, or colour changes, two of the light-duty pick-up truck heavyweights have made major changes to their vehicles.

News
December 1, 2020  

EMC Names Director

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) named Raf Khan as

News
December 1, 2020  

Supremex closing its Edmonton facility, cutting 39 jobs in bid to reduce costs

(CP) MONTREAL – Supremex Inc. says it is closing

News
November 30, 2020  

GM rethinks planned stake in electric vehicle maker Nikola

(AP) NEW YORK – General Motors will not be

News
November 30, 2020  

Flash estimate shows manufacturing sales up 0.6 per cent in October

(CP) OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says a preliminary estimate

News
November 30, 2020  

Cascades to close its napkin plant in Laval, Que. in June 2021

(CP) KINGSEY FALLS, Que. – Cascades Inc. says it