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News
October 26, 2020  

Navy investigating unexplained breakdown on brand new Arctic patrol vessel

(CP) OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Navy is investigating

News
October 23, 2020  

MRO November 2020 Issue Available On-Demand

The December 2020 Digital Edition of Machinery and Equipment

News
October 16, 2020  

Boeing’s struggles continue: No jetliner sales in September

Boeing failed to sell any airline planes last month

Feature
October 16, 2020  

Repair and Maintenance During Covid-19

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

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  

Boeing says pandemic will cut demand for planes for a decade

(AP) Boeing is lowering its expectations around demand for

News
October 9, 2020  

MainTrain Conference Goes Digital

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada held its annual

News
October 2, 2020  

ABB Partners with Lion Electric

ABB has partnered with Lion Electric to help strengthen

News
October 2, 2020  

New Ford CEO replaces CFO, pledges stronger profit margins

(AP) DETROIT – On his first day in Ford’s

News
October 2, 2020  

Head of Bombardier Aviation leaving as it streamlines to focus on business aircraft

MONTREAL – The head of Bombardier’s aviation division is

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  

COVID 19 further delaying some overdue military procurements

(CP) OTTAWA – While the federal government is pressing

News
September 28, 2020  

2020 PEMAC Award Winners

PEMAC Asset Management Association of Canada presented its annual

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,

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

News
September 11, 2020  

Alaska pilot sentenced for lying to accident investigators

(AP) ANCHORAGE – An Alaska pilot convicted of lying

News
September 11, 2020  

GM to make electric vehicle, supply batteries for Nikola

(AP) DETROIT – General Motors announced its second major

News
September 11, 2020  

Uber unveils Canadian commitments to reach goal of being emission free by 2040

(CP) TORONTO – Uber Technologies Inc. is launching a

News
September 8, 2020  

Honda and GM to Form Strategic North American Alliance

General Motors and Honda have signed a non-binding memorandum

Feature
September 7, 2020  

OPINION: Changing Times Showcase Industry’s Adaptability

EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK (September 2020 issue of MRO Magazine) In

News
September 7, 2020  

United plans to furlough 16,000 workers, fewer than expected

(AP) United Airlines said Wednesday it plans to furlough

Feature
September 1, 2020  

From Theft Prevention to Quality Control: How IOT-Based Surveillance Can Help

It was a food and beverage manufacturer’s worst nightmare; $187,000 worth of product stolen in plain sight. It happened at a Tavistock dairy plant in 2019, when a man presented what appeared to be legitimate paperwork for a large quantity of cheese to be loaded onto a truck, and delivered to New Brunswick. It wasn’t until the delivery failed to arrive at the location that they realized the cheese was stolen.

News
August 31, 2020  

Hamilton company snares contract to build 1,150 CN Rail grain cars

(CP) MONTREAL – Canadian National Railway Co. has awarded

News
August 31, 2020  

Mercedes gets big electric van order from Amazon

(AP) BERLIN – Amazon says it’s buying 1,800 electric

News
August 31, 2020  

Unifor says autoworkers vote to approve strike action if needed in talks

(CP) TORONTO – The union representing Canadian workers at

News
August 24, 2020  

Military lifts order grounding Snowbirds team, some restrictions still in place

OTTAWA – Canadians can expect to see a different

News
August 24, 2020  

Gradual return to work at Montreal port after truce with employer

MONTREAL – Longshore workers at the Port of Montreal

News
August 21, 2020  

Maple Leaf temporarily suspends pork exports to China after COVID 19 cases

(CP) MISSISSAUGA – Maple Leaf Foods Inc. says it