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News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
April 18, 2011  

Suppliers adjust F-35 component prices

Fighter jets remain hot topic on the campaign trail despite increased efforts to make planes more affordable

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
April 15, 2011  

Canadian M&A’s on the rise in 2011: PwC

Deals worth more than $50 billion completed in last three months

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
April 14, 2011  

SMEs looking to capitalize on strength of loonie: BMO report

Manufacturers could face difficulties as dollar remains firm

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
April 4, 2011  

Canadian SMEs should outsource to offset risk

KPMG reports suggests Canadian SMEs will broaden supplier relationships, but reluctant to explore supply chain outsourcing

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
April 1, 2011  

GM sells major stake back to Delphi Automotive

Sale will help GM focus on core manufacturing operations, analyst says

Tech Centre Automotive Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 31, 2011  

Cummins and Bosch develop new piston pumps for coach buses

Axial piston reduce costs by consuming less fuel

News Manufacturing Business Operations
March 25, 2011  

Manufacturing powers US economy

Output from US plants is driving the country’s sluggish economic rebound, which is good news for Canadian manufacturers.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
March 18, 2011  

Corporate tax cuts: key budget debate rages on

The feds will take a hit now, only to yield higher tax returns down the road

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March 16, 2011  

Manufacturers gathered steam in January, report says

Transportation equipment sector led growth; 17 of 21 industries show gains

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 15, 2011  

Feds fund two Quebec manufacturers

Both companies will purchase new equipment to improve productivity; create 19 jobs by 2012.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 14, 2011  

Ontario cabinet makers bathe in soapstone’s success

A trip to Brazil opened a new market for cabinet-makers Noreen and Gaetan Frank.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
March 14, 2011  

Keeping it out of the family

More Canadian business owners opting to sell over passing along, PwC survey says.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 9, 2011  

More North American manufacturers part of green supply chain

Manufacturers are considering environmental impacts along with financial implications on purchases, according to an IFS survey.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
March 8, 2011  

Online tool helps standardize battery use

Lean Battery Room will increase productivity and reduce costs says Philadelphia Scientific

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
March 8, 2011  

CFIB and Scotiabank to award leading Canadian SMEs

Challenge highlights Canada’s best in employment, community involvement and leadership.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
March 4, 2011  

Conestoga gets federal applied research funding

College will team with Cambridge luggage maker to streamline manufacturing process

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 4, 2011  

College-based research would boost innovation

Leveling the field between colleges and universities will be key to grow innovation.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 1, 2011  

Eco-friendly cement becomes standard in Ontario, Quebec

Ontario and Quebec recognize Holcim Inc’s. PLC cement in building regulations

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
March 1, 2011  

BC paper mills to improve bio-energy generation capacities

Feds fund $18 million mill upgrades for Catalyst Paper

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Technology
February 25, 2011  

Canada set to lead North American vehicle output

China will overtake as global vehicle output leader

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Technology
February 22, 2011  

Soaring loonie impeding Canadian car-maker competitiveness

Canadian auto-manufacturers looking to extend federal incentives to balance $2 billion trade deficit with Korean car-makers

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability
February 18, 2011  

Canadian-made steam traps headed to the U.K

Thermal Energy International sells $1.3 million worth of steam traps to U.K food manufacturer.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
February 15, 2011  

Toxin-detecting paper gets funding from the feds

New bio-active paper could detect toxins potentially found in food, water and the air.

Tech Centre Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Technology
February 8, 2011  

National presence key to Canadian aerospace dominance

Two contracts announced today reflect the strength of Canada’s aerospace industry despite its need to expand nationally

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
February 7, 2011  

Canada's forests can sustain domestic biomass industry

FPAC study says Canada primed for bigger piece of forestry bio-product pie

Tech Centre Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
February 4, 2011  

Truck manufacturing sector primed to create green jobs

Canada’s truck manufacturing sector has opportunity to be global leader in greener supply chain

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
February 3, 2011  

Aerospace manufacturing facility coming to Charlottetown

3-Points Aviation will move its corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility to P.E.I.; could create 30 jobs by June

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability
February 1, 2011  

Lakeside Steel to remove PCB materials

Steel tubing manufacturer will remove about $6 million in PCB materials from Welland facility

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
January 31, 2011  

Workers rally in Hamilton over U.S. Steel pension debacle

Labour and U.S. Steel are sticking to their guns in a pension “fiasco” being blamed on waffling by the federal Conservative government.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
January 28, 2011  

Avionics operation opens in Calgary

Harris Canada to complete work on CF-18 project at Calgary facility

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 25, 2011  

Canadian corrosion sensors to be sold in Saudi Arabia

Toronto fiber optics company signs deal worth $1.5 million with Saudi holding group

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
January 14, 2011  

Arclin’s concrete overlays to be made with Kraft paper

Arclin will manufacture HDO products with more environmentally friendly, cheaper paper