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September 15, 2021  

Brilliant work: Lifting INNIO projects at Welland plant

Handling Specialty partners with Gorbel to transport massive engines.

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September 13, 2021  

Skill acquisition and definition – The Dreyfus Model

In 1980, a couple of brothers with the last name Dreyfus proposed a model of skill acquisition that has gone on to have a fair bit of influence on discussions about learning, process, and practice. Later, they would go on to publish a book based on this paper and, in that book, they would refine the model a bit to its current form.

Feature Manufacturing General
September 10, 2021  

Data and Analytics: Not Just For Big Manufacturers

I’m sure you’ve heard time and time again about

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Feature Manufacturing Business Operations
September 1, 2021  

How an industrial manufacturer wrote the next chapter of its 100-year plan

Two DuroVac presidents discuss the importance of financial stability and succession planning as an early necessity for every business.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations
August 30, 2021  

Can’t find top talent? Take a look in the mirror

The hiring process nowadays is different than what it used to be years ago, but attracting and retaining employees comes down to using the same strategies used to sell to customers.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations
August 25, 2021  

Salary Survey – EMC’s Take

Plant Magazine sat down with Jean-Pierre Giroux, President, and Scott McNeil-Smith, Vice-President, Manufacturing Sector Performance, from survey partner Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), to get their take on the manufacturing industry and the salary survey results.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations In-Depth
August 24, 2021  

Focus: Women in manufacturing

Women in the manufacturing industry responded to the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey, conducted on behalf of PLANT magazine, and the Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), helping to get a better picture of satisfaction levels and salaries of female managers and senior executives in the manufacturing sector across Canada.

Feature Transportation Operations
August 4, 2021  

Supply Chain Disruption

The pandemic’s effect on the supply chain ushers in a new period of decision-making.

Feature Manufacturing General
August 4, 2021  

OPINION: Manufacturing Redesigned

EDITORIAL (May/June 2021 issue of Plant magazine)

Feature Automotive Energy Transportation General
July 28, 2021  

Power Skiving for Electric Vehicles

How manufacturers can achieve 90 per cent machine use reduction with power skiving

Feature Manufacturing Economy General
July 16, 2021  

Statistics Canada Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, May 2021

Statistics Canada released its monthly manufacturing survey for May

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June 29, 2021  

Taking a Stand: How Organizations Can Overcome Hate and Inspire Meaningful Societal Change

Talent Canada, a national media brand that looks at

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Health & Safety
June 21, 2021  

Protecting our front line

Start-up supplies medical gowns to healthcare workers during pandemic.

Feature General
June 17, 2021  

Understanding Cyber Insurance

There are several factors that manufacturers should consider before purchasing cyber insurance coverage, as having the right policy is the key to a quick recovery from a cyber-attack without major losses.

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June 10, 2021  

Ford Looks for Lightning Strike with Electric F-150

Electric vehicles are nothing new, they have been around much longer than many people realize. Innovators who have tried to make electricity work in a vehicle, have usually come up against a number of prohibiting factors, with cost usually being on top, but another major factor being consumer adoption.

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June 7, 2021  

Is your Supplier an Asset? Or an Expense?

As an asset, your supplier is blurred into your daily operation with a common focus on success. The supplier fully understands that their success is based on how successful you become within the market. As an expense, the customer is constantly beating on the supplier for a better and lower price.

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June 7, 2021  

Why Lack of Communication is the #1 Killer of Employee Performance

For many CEOs and executives nowadays, communication is by far their greatest challenge. That is not to say they are not good communicators. Quite the contrary, in fact.

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June 1, 2021  

MVRC: Simplifying a comprehensive Traceability 4.0 solution

Since the invention of the barcode, traceability has evolved to

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May 27, 2021  

Communicating Effectively When Everyone is Zoomed Out

Recent events have increased adoption of technology to communicate by using virtual meetings.

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May 19, 2021  

In Conversation with Stellantis Plant Manager Tania Pratnicki Young

Plant had the opportunity to speak with Tania Pratnicki Young to ask her about her role as Plant Manager, Dundee Engine Plant, Stellantis, and what led her to a career in automotive manufacturing.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 17, 2021  

OPINION: Embracing Change

In a continually evolving world, pivoting is of utmost importance.

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May 12, 2021  

It takes all hands on deck, working together and across borders, to tackle climate change

The Biden administration is off to a bumpy start

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May 7, 2021  

Checking-in on invisible Workplace Hazards

With regular check-ins and a commitment to worker-well-being, psychological hazards can be addressed and supported, increasing the health of workers and their general wellbeing.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 6, 2021  

Stirred, but not shaken

Manufacturer thrives making fans and laboratory stirrers despite pandemic chaos.

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May 3, 2021  

Q&A: Interview with Kim Nelson from Royal Containers

Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Kim Nelson,

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May 1, 2021  

Manufacturing Excellence through Data and Analytics with these Four Initiatives

The world of manufacturing has undergone massive changes since

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Feature Electronics General Operations Technology
April 29, 2021  

Take your manufacturing team engagement to a new level

The challenges of engagement and communication increased in the early days of the pandemic, as information was coming at people from all directions.

Feature Manufacturing Technology Watch & Listen
April 26, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Humera Malik from Canvass AI

Recently, Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Humera Malik, CEO and Co-Founder, Canvass AI, as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

Feature Automotive Operations Technology
April 20, 2021  

New Ram Power Wagon: Modern Truck with a History

Having been an ‘automotive journalist’ for nearly 15 years, and working for an OEM dealership before that, I have had the opportunity to drive a lot of different vehicles, from the smallest, a smart fortwo, to the largest, a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter long wheelbase with a high roof. None have been as unique as the vehicle that recently filled up my driveway.

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April 19, 2021  

Getting serious about E-Commerce?

Many businesses have started online selling, and manufacturers are among those looking to get in on the action. This year should be the time that manufacturers kick-start the e-commerce process.

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April 19, 2021  

VIDEO: Interview with Andrea Descargar from Green City Plastics Inc.

Recently, Plant’s associate editor, Maryam Farag, spoke with Andrea Descargar, Director of Global Supply Chain Development, Green City Plastics Inc., as part of Women in Manufacturing’s Conversations with Industry Leaders series.

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April 14, 2021  

Take the 2021 Manufacturing Management Salary Survey Now

Salary information, which is kept confidential, helps to compare manufacturing wages to industry averages.