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News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
December 10, 2020  

Auto sector slow to hire back in Q3 as manufacturers lagged

Jobs in many parts of the auto industry still down by double digits in the summer compared with 2019.

News Manufacturing General Operations
December 10, 2020  

Canopy Growth announces changes to Canadian operations

Production sites impacted represent 100% of its Canadian outdoor production.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 10, 2020  

Canada, Britain sign agreement for post Brexit trade, tables legislation

Liberal government bill to implement the deal in Canadian law introduced in the House of Commons.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
December 10, 2020  

Canadian Natural to boost oil, gas output 5% on higher $3.2B budget

Increased drilling program a result of no curtailment and a current improved outlook for commodity prices in 2021.

News Manufacturing General
December 9, 2020  

Sheridan gets $2M gift from Magna to support skilled trades

Funding will allow updating labs with state-of-the art equipment, create scholarships and training resources.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 8, 2020  

Next-gen actuators for seventh-axis robotic spot-welding

Two models, high and lower force deliver up to 30 million welds in typical applications.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
December 8, 2020  

Environment groups fight KXL despite Biden’s promise to block pipeline

The cite international banks lined up to back the projects as evidence they are far from dead.

News Manufacturing Economy General
December 8, 2020  

Employment outlook is moderate as COVID continues: survey

ManpowerGroup says employers in all four regions and nine industry sectors expect to increase payrolls.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 7, 2020  

Contracts for vaccines in development needed flexibility: Anand

Had to be vague about delivery dates because nobody knew if the vaccines would be successful.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 7, 2020  

Meng’s lawyers fight on against extradition, plea deal discussed

Deal would require the executive to admit guilt to some allegations in exchange for dropping the extradition request.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
December 7, 2020  

ATS makes an offer for global food and beverage equipment supplier

Italian company will allow Cambridge, Ont. automation provider to broader growth.

News Energy Manufacturing General
December 7, 2020  

Funding for General Fusion from US Department of Energy

Potential to improve the quality of the plasma used to create fusion.

News Manufacturing General
December 7, 2020  

Trump summit aims to boost faith in vaccine; excludes Biden

Soon to be ex-president is trying to frame vaccine development as a key component of his legacy.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 4, 2020  

Automakers prep for stronger mileage standards under Biden

Most automakers want one national standard so they don’t have to build two versions of each vehicle.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
December 4, 2020  

US adds Chinese chipmaker, oil giant to security blacklist

That raises the total number of companies 35 on the list of entities linked to modernizes China’s military.