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May 11, 2015  

Montreal will be venue for new Advanced Manufacturing Canada event

Montreal – As advanced manufacturing technologies are enabling companies

News
April 13, 2015  

2015 Apprentice Bursary Award program has June 19 application deadline

Cambridge, ON – The Canadian Tooling and Machining Association (CTMA)

Feature
April 1, 2015  

Transforming the face of grinding technology

Engineering skills learned from the precision grinding of bearing rings and rollers combined with the latest intelligent machine technologies brings greater precision, faster cycle times and even better product quality to the grinding process.

News
March 10, 2015  

Timken recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company for fifth time

North Canton, OH – The Timken Company has been

News
March 6, 2015  

Labour productivity in Canadian businesses rose 2.5% in 2014

Ottawa – Labour productivity in Canadian businesses edged down

News
February 23, 2015  

Economic outlook positions Ontario well, especially for exports

Mixed performances seen across the country as the swift correction in oil prices changes economic outlooks.

News
February 2, 2015  

Is your toolbox is bigger than theirs? Prove it and win

Mississauga, ON – Every person has a source of

News
January 26, 2015  

Energy sector main cause of drop in industrial product prices in November

Ottawa – Statistics Canada’s Industrial Product Price Index (IPPI)

News
December 16, 2014  

Manufacturing sales fell in six provinces in October

Ottawa – Manufacturing sales declined 0.6% in October 2014

News
June 11, 2009  

Industrial capacity use drops below 70% for first time since 1987

Ottawa, ON — Canadian industries continued to reduce their rate of capacity utilization in the first quarter of 20…

News
May 13, 2009  

13 of 21 major manufacturing groups contracted in February, reports Statistics Canada

Ottawa, ON — Real gross domestic product edged down 0.1% in February 2009, according to the latest survey from Sta…

News
March 17, 2009  

Industrial capacity utilization rate drops under 75%, lowest level in 22 years

Ottawa, ON — Canadian industries operated at 74.7% of their capacity in the fourth quarter of 2008, down from 78.1…

News
February 10, 2009  

Mining industry white paper published by power transmission supplier

Braintree, MA — Altra Industrial Motion has published a white paper entitled Key applications for Altra Industrial…

News
June 9, 2008  

Vale – formerly Inco – to brief Canadian mining suppliers in June on procurement needs

Toronto, ON — Following sold-out, buyer-seller events for Barrick Gold in 2005, and Phelps Dodge in 2006, the Cana…

News
April 23, 2008  

Wireless for process manufacturing to grow at 32% annually (April 23, 2008)

Dedham, MA — The market for wireless devices and equipment in process manufacturing will grow to over $1.1 billion…

News
April 11, 2008  

New survey shows how industry uses water in Canada

Ottawa, ON Statistics Canada’s new Industrial Water Survey, released in March 2008, gathered information on the i…

News
March 17, 2008  

Canada’s oil extraction industry to enjoy another year of record profits

Ottawa, ON — Thanks to increasing oil sands production and record high oil prices, profits in Canada’s oil extract…

News
March 6, 2008  

Alcoa secures power contract for three smelters in Quebec

New York, NY — Alcoa has reached an agreement with the government of the province of Quebec on a new, renewable en…

News
January 25, 2008  

Sulphur dioxide gas sensors fail to sound alarm at Newfoundland mine

Millertown, NF — On Jan. 4, 2008, 18 workers at a Newfoundland copper and zinc mine were exposed to sulphur dioxid…

News
January 22, 2008  

Steel firm extends presence in the energy business

Canton, OH — The Timken Company has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of Boring Specialties Inc. (BS…

News
January 18, 2008  

Siemens gets $200 million contract for electrical and pumping equipment

Mississauga, ON — Siemens has been awarded more than $200 million from TransCanada Corp. to supply the Keystone Pi…