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Feature General Operations
December 16, 2020  

Impact of COVID-19 on wireless technologies

Review of pandemic’s impact on sector helps OEMs capitalize on sector growth

Feature Manufacturing General
December 15, 2020  

Clean to inspect: How 5S drives improvements

It offers more than workplace organization.

Feature Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
December 15, 2020  

Reliability issues: Focus on reducing lubrication failures

Highlights from a STLE Toronto workshop help with lube management.

Feature Manufacturing General
December 15, 2020  

High productivity gains: Achieve them with cross training

Build agility by building employees’ abilities.

Feature Chemicals Manufacturing General Technology
December 15, 2020  

Closing the loop: Pyrowave turns plastic into a reusable resin

Technology microwaves feedstock to create virgin-like styrene resin.

Feature Manufacturing General
December 10, 2020  

Focus on growth: Five steps to take during the economic recovery

Hit hard by market disruptions, manufacturers are rethinking strategy.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
December 10, 2020  

Napoleon’s sizzle: Innovation and quality are part of the DNA

Hats off to a manufacturing dynamo for doubling revenues in five years.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 24, 2020  

Cyber attacks: Are you covered?

Include cyber insurance as part of a risk mitigation strategy.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
November 19, 2020  

Unlock new revenue and margins through servitization

How leveraging technology to power services maximizes aftermarket profits.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

Driving agility: How standard work helps get it right

Establish the best way to execute an action that everyone will follow.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 17, 2020  

Sew essential: Making the switch from cushions to medical masks

How a BC textile manufacturer quickly moved to serve COVID-19 PPE demand.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
November 12, 2020  

New reality: Managing processes with Deming and EVSM

Reap benefits by adapting the PDCA cycle with value stream mapping.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
November 10, 2020  

Clearing the air: Identify and address breathing hazards

Steps to take that will improve workplace health and safety.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2020  

Canada’s auto industry: Investment has slowed, electric vehicles beckon

There are challenges for the Canadian industry to overcome but also opportunities.

Feature Chemicals General Technology
October 20, 2020  

Controllable membrane to pull CO2 out of exhaust streams

Electrically switchable system continuously separates gases without moving parts or wasted space.