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News
October 16, 2020  

Boeing’s struggles continue: No jetliner sales in September

Boeing failed to sell any airline planes last month

News
October 16, 2020  

Unifor reaches tentative deal with Fiat Chrysler, automaker to invest up to $1.5B

TORONTO – Unifor has reached a tentative agreement for

News
October 16, 2020  

Manufacturing sales fall 2.0 per cent in August, Statistics Canada says

OTTAWA – Canadian manufacturing sales fell 2.0 per cent

Feature
October 16, 2020  

Repair and Maintenance During Covid-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly changed the maintenance landscape.

Feature
October 12, 2020  

How to Spot the Signs of Mechanical Failure

By the time mechanical failures or maintenance issues are spotted, they’re often already too serious or expensive to repair. Meaning that operators and asset managers have to put a piece of equipment out of order until it can be replaced or fixed, which has a direct negative impact on the business’ bottom line.

News
October 12, 2020  

Heroux Devtek signs multi year contract with Boeing to build actuation components

(CP) MONTREAL – Heroux-Devtek Inc. says it has won

News
October 12, 2020  

Surging appliance sales cause shortages ahead of business holiday shopping season

(CP) Appliance stores are grappling with a double whammy

News
October 12, 2020  

Boeing says pandemic will cut demand for planes for a decade

(AP) Boeing is lowering its expectations around demand for

News
October 12, 2020  

Ford Canada Invests in Oakville Plant

Ford Motor Company of Canada, along with the Canadian

Product
October 9, 2020  

Pfannenberg PY L-S LED Signaling Device

Pfannenberg, Inc., PY L-S ultra-bright color changing single-color LED

Product
October 9, 2020  

ATC Multi-Range Multi-Function Timer

ATC Model 328E Multi-Range Multi-Function Timer can be used

Product
October 9, 2020  

HEPA and Carbon Filter Packs

CleanAire HEPA and Carbon Filter packs mount inline in

News
October 9, 2020  

MainTrain Conference Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada held its annual

Product
October 5, 2020  

Emerson Heat Staking Technology

Emerson heat staking technology enables manufacturers to join complex,

News
October 2, 2020  

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s next big bet rides on better batteries

(AP) SAN RAMON – Tesla is working on new

News
October 2, 2020  

Survey: China’s factory, export activity gain in September

(AP) BEIJING – China’s factory activity accelerated in September,

News
October 2, 2020  

September growth for US manufacturing, fifth straight month

(AP) SILVER SPRING, Md. – U.S manufacturing grew at

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  

Orders for big ticket manufactured goods ticks up just 0.4%

(AP) WASHINGTON – Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket

News
September 28, 2020  

Liberals plan fund to spur green technology, jobs

(CP) The Trudeau government says it will launch a

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  

German Technology Day Coming Soon

Six automation and advanced manufacturing companies based in Canada,

Feature
September 21, 2020  

Troubleshooting Rotating Mechanical Equipment Using Vibration Analysis

Vibration is technically defined as the oscillation of an

News
September 21, 2020  

Founder of GM electric truck partner quits amid allegations

(AP) FRANKFURT – Shares in electric and hydrogen-powered truck

News
September 21, 2020  

Printing company fined after worker injured while cleaning press in Brampton, Ont.

(CP) BRAMPTON – A printing company has been fined

News
September 18, 2020  

Bombardier cements Alstom deal, but will pocket less than expected in rail unit sale

(CP) MONTREAL – Bombardier Inc. has cemented the terms

News
September 18, 2020  

MRO September 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The September 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment