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News Manufacturing Economy
June 10, 2020  

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

News Government Manufacturing General
April 1, 2020  

Quebec warns of equipment shortage as COVID-19 cases soar

Critical needs include protective equipment such as masks, gloves and gowns.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 10, 2019  

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.

Event Manufacturing General
April 11, 2019  

Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS)

CMTS, presented by SME, is Canada’s national stage for

News Manufacturing General
August 8, 2018  

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.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
September 17, 2016  

Benefits of vibration monitoring

Vibration measurements relate to the probability of equipment bearing failure.

News Automotive Energy Forestry Manufacturing Metals Pulp & Paper Transportation General Operations
May 30, 2016  

Manufacturers need to invest or risk derailing growth

Capital expenditures expected to decrease by an average of 10.9% this year.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Production
April 20, 2016  

Wholesale sales fall 2.2% in February: StatsCan

Machinery, equipment and supplies subsector posted the biggest drop.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Operations Production
October 6, 2015  

Rolls-Royce plans $600M upgrade at Indianapolis plant

Renovation will reduce its costs by replacing infrastructure and equipment dating back to World War II.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 2, 2015  

GM investing $119M in tools, equipment in Grand Rapids

Automaker says investment will create up to 300 jobs.

News Aerospace Automotive Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
March 18, 2015  

Wholesale sales fall 3.1% to $53.7B in January

Ontario accounted for most of the decrease, Statistics Canada says.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 10, 2014  

CAE gets $200M of orders for training equipment, services

Contracts include a 10-year agreement to provide training for Airbus A350 passenger jets.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance General Operations Technology
June 25, 2014  

What’s new in enclosure technologies

New enclosures from CIEN, PLANT’s technology section.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
December 30, 2013  

Selecting synthetic lubes

Be aware of differences to mineral lubes.

News Facilities Maintenance Operations
December 12, 2013  

CIEN: What’s new in lighting technologies

Industrial lighting technologies from Patlite and Lind Equipment.