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July 2, 2019  

Small city, big deals: How Welland got its groove back

Working fast and efficiently is winning business investment.

News Manufacturing General Technology
January 29, 2019  

[VIDEO] Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel

Device to slide down an extendable 11-metre long pipe and touch melted fuel inside a primary containment vessel.

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November 19, 2018  

GE’s sprawling power, aviation, health care arms add risk

The sprawling company’s broad reach has left it vulnerable to market shifts in many industries.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 30, 2018  

GE slashes dividend, takes US$22B charge in 3Q [UPDATED]

The multinational will split its power business into two divisions, one focused on gas and the other on steam, nuclear and other power solutions.

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August 28, 2017  

Peterborough GE plant to stop manufacturing, shedding 358 jobs

Sales volume at the large engine plant has fallen by 60% over the last four years.

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August 9, 2017  

GE closing Rochester plant, moving work to China

Company says closure will impact fewer than 100 plant workers.

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June 13, 2017  

GE CEO Immelt stepping down, Flannery to take over role

Immelt has led the company’s for 16 years, overseeing a transformation that included selling many of its units.

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April 25, 2017  

GE deploys OTTO robots at Milwaukee medical manufacturing facility [VIDEO]

Self-driving vehicles transport medical equipment for quick delivery along assembly lines.

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December 5, 2016  

Lufthansa, GE invest in Polish aircraft engine plant

Facility will be operational in 2018.

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September 7, 2016  

GE acquires 3D printing companies for $1.4B to up digital game

Industrial giant expects acquisitions to boost revenue within its 3D printing business to $1 billion by 2020.

News Manufacturing General
August 30, 2016  

GE breaks ground in Welland for new “Brilliant Factory”

The 450,000 square-foot plant will streamline production using data, analytics and software.

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June 1, 2016  

GE Canada to open Welland, Ont. engine factory by 2018

Scales back original factory plans and will create fewer jobs in first phase that anticipated.

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May 24, 2016  

GE makes deals worth over $1.4B with Saudi Arabia

Country’s investment organization to help develop industry and manufacturing.

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April 21, 2016  

Clearpath provides GE Healthcare repair centre with self-driving vehicles

A fleet of OTTO self-driving vehicles will automate just-in-time parts delivery within Milwaukee facility.

News Manufacturing General
January 14, 2016  

GE to move headquarters to Boston

Announcement follows firm’s threat to leave Connecticut, complaining about the state’s tax environment.