Report advises manufacturers how to revive economy amid recovery
The report contains recommendations to kick-start economic growth and create jobs in the manufacturing and energy sectors
Quebec warns of equipment shortage as COVID-19 cases soar
Critical needs include protective equipment such as masks, gloves and gowns.
Business owners say federal policies not a boon to growth
Survey found half of owners polled plan to invest in their businesses in the next 18 months.
Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS)
CMTS, presented by SME, is Canada’s national stage for…
US tariffs expected to reduce Prairie sales of new farm equipment
Dealer expects rising prices for US-made equipment will steer more buyers to used equipment.
Benefits of vibration monitoring
Vibration measurements relate to the probability of equipment bearing failure.
Manufacturers need to invest or risk derailing growth
Capital expenditures expected to decrease by an average of 10.9% this year.
Wholesale sales fall 2.2% in February: StatsCan
Machinery, equipment and supplies subsector posted the biggest drop.
Rolls-Royce plans $600M upgrade at Indianapolis plant
Renovation will reduce its costs by replacing infrastructure and equipment dating back to World War II.
GM investing $119M in tools, equipment in Grand Rapids
Automaker says investment will create up to 300 jobs.
Wholesale sales fall 3.1% to $53.7B in January
Ontario accounted for most of the decrease, Statistics Canada says.
CAE gets $200M of orders for training equipment, services
Contracts include a 10-year agreement to provide training for Airbus A350 passenger jets.
What’s new in enclosure technologies
New enclosures from CIEN, PLANT’s technology section.
Selecting synthetic lubes
Be aware of differences to mineral lubes.
CIEN: What’s new in lighting technologies
Industrial lighting technologies from Patlite and Lind Equipment.