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News Manufacturing Economy General
November 25, 2020  

Trillium Network platform provides Ontario advanced manufacturing info

More than 6,000 facilities, ranging from automotive and aerospace to craft breweries and wineries.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
November 25, 2020  

May be no need for Trans Mountain expansion: Canada Energy Regulator

Under an evolving scenario, Line 3 alone is enough added capacity to handle an 15% increase before peaking in 2039.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 25, 2020  

Imperial Oil to end Syncrude services contract as Suncor takes over

Switching operatorship a sign the oil sands mining industry has evolved from a high-cost and risky, to more proven and predictable.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 25, 2020  

Alberta outlook improves but budget deficit $21.3B: finance minister

Province’s economy hit by COVID-19 pandemic, the drop in oil prices and a global economic contraction.

News Manufacturing General
November 24, 2020  

Virus outbreak delays production at world’s top glove maker

Production stopped at 16 factories outside Kuala Lumpur with remaining 12 facilities operating at much reduced capacities.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 24, 2020  

Cyber attacks: Are you covered?

Include cyber insurance as part of a risk mitigation strategy.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General
November 24, 2020  

Bearing handles demanding applications

Bower Type E designed for use in heavy industries.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
November 24, 2020  

Fossil fuels declining, but still big in Canada’s energy use by 2050: report

Even with many more policies to curb emissions, oil and gas would still make up nearly two-thirds of energy sources.

News Energy Manufacturing General Production
November 24, 2020  

US Army Corps of Engineers approves key Line 3 permit

It’s compliant with all federal laws and regulations, decision is based on balancing development with protecting the environment.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 23, 2020  

Trudeau joins G20 in promising COVID-19 aid to poor nations

Pushes against protectionism, but G20 fails to address a funding shortfall to ensure equitable access.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 23, 2020  

Federal rent subsidy program for businesses hurt by COVID-19 begins

Will cover up to 65% of rent or commercial mortgage interest, extra 25% for hardest hit.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 23, 2020  

Canada, Britain beat Brexit with new trade deal, incorporates EU pact

Placeholder agreement buys the trading partners another year to reach a more comprehensive pact.

News Manufacturing General
November 23, 2020  

Business is booming for HVAC companies with pandemic upgrades

Companies are struggling to keep up with demand for high quality filtration systems.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 23, 2020  

Canada’s labour unions could play big role averting ‘Buy American’ rules

Biden plans to ensure US workers and companies are first in line to reap the benefits of his economic recovery plan.

News Manufacturing Economy General Sustainability
November 20, 2020  

Trudeau to tout climate and trade at Asia-Pacific economic summit

…but Canada’s tensions with China and the US-China dispute threaten to overshadow the meeting.

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.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

US COVID-19 cases rise, border closure extended 30 days

Trudeau says the ban won’t be eased until there’s clear evidence the pandemic is slowing in the US.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
November 19, 2020  

Canada-Britain trade talks in final stages as tariff deadline looms

Would prevent tariffs on Canadian products from seafood to steaks and autos.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Transportation General
November 19, 2020  

Ottawa to keep Boeing Max grounded for now, despite US decision

Federal Transport Minister says Canada will impose different requirements than the US before it lifts the orders.

News Energy Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

Small nuclear reactor plan laying out key actions coming in a few weeks

Proponents consider them ideal as part of the regular electricity grid and remote locations, but critics point to radioactive waste.

News Forestry Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 19, 2020  

Peak Renewables buys Canfor forest tenure, idled mills in Fort Nelson

Multi-year $30-million deal with wood pellet manufacturer requires provincial BC government approval.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

Canada could see COVID-19 vaccine as soon as January: Elliott

Health minister says 4 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine to be available between January and March, plus 2 million doses of Moderna’s vaccine.

News Manufacturing General Technology
November 19, 2020  

Michelin, Pyrowave partner to recycle plastic waste

Innovative technology returns hard to recycle styrene to virgin material using microwave technology.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 18, 2020  

SMEs certain about uncertainty, but confident: Amex

Cash flow remains pressing threat for companies despite optimism.

News Manufacturing General
November 18, 2020  

Navy could get converted Davie supply ships cheaper than new: PBO

Price would be around $1.4 billion compared to $4.1 billion to build two brand-new joint support ships.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 18, 2020  

TC Energy says Keystone XL pipeline fits Biden agenda

Forging ahead with construction despite president-elect’s vow to rip up the presidential permit allowing it to cross the border.

News Manufacturing General
November 18, 2020  

Heinz ketchup to return to Canada, potentially stoking ‘ketchup war’

Will begin making the tomato condiment at its Montreal factory next summer with investment from the Quebec government.

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.

News Manufacturing Economy General
November 17, 2020  

Wholesale sales rose 0.9% in September: Statistics Canada

Sales in the food, beverage and tobacco subsector increased 3.6% to $12.4 billion, highest increase since March.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 17, 2020  

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered vehicles by 2035

$6.7-billion plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will also pay for more electric charging stations and convert buildings to electric heating.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 17, 2020  

Pandemic politics leave DC in gridlock as COVID-19 surges

Urgency of the nationwide surge in virus cases, spiking hospitalizations and deaths has hardly resonated in Washington.