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Feature Manufacturing General
July 28, 2020  

Safeguarding machinery: First line of defence

Understand how safeguards protect workers and reduce the risk of injury.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
July 27, 2020  

Making it big: Canadian Shield jumps into face shields

Small Kitchener manufacturer pivots to large production volumes of a patent-pending PPE.

Feature Manufacturing General
July 23, 2020  

Centre of truth: Uncover previous disturbances to flow

Methodologies can be effective but what about quality?

Feature Manufacturing General
July 21, 2020  

Working safest: Who’s responsible for what in the workplace

All stakeholders are accountable for their own welfare and those around them.

Feature Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
July 21, 2020  

Lube hygiene: Three tips for reducing equipment failure

Poor lubrication practices are to blame most of the time.

Feature Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

What’s next? Bringing operations back up to speed

Points to consider as manufacturing gets back to business.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 16, 2020  

Meet the new brew crew: Station Beverage’s cold coffee takes off

Innovation and a beer-inspired process take canned beverages to commercial reality.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General
July 9, 2020  

Back to work: It’s safety first at TMMC’s assembly plants

GHD helps the automaker ramp up and discusses effective measures.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

More than a cost saving: WSIB’s excellence agenda

Develop management systems based on best practices.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
June 23, 2020  

Automate the loading dock to keep aging employees on the job and safe

Push-bottom, ergonomic equipment eases the physical effort.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
June 11, 2020  

3D printing meets industrial production: What it needs to succeed

Technology moves from producing prototypes to producing parts for mission-critical environments.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
June 9, 2020  

Apply 5S forethought: Once started it’s hard to change course

Do it right and there’s more to gain than reduced searching.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Working safe: Understanding employees’ health and safety rights

What you need to know about disclosing hazards, decisions that affect health and safety and refusing work.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 28, 2020  

What’s ahead: Top tech trends in 2020 and beyond

New technologies ranging from AI to IoT are transforming manufacturing.

Feature Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
May 26, 2020  

Keep a lid on costs: Managing backlog, spare parts inventory

Best practices for sustainable and cost-controlled material management.