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News Manufacturing General
June 25, 2020  

Since 1887: Heritage Hockey Sticks continues a Canadian legacy

Hockey sticks have been made in Cambridge for 133 years, but this operation is now unique, as stick making has shifted overseas.

News Manufacturing General
April 8, 2020  

Hockey equipment manufacturer CCM and players donate 500,000 masks

Coordinating with its network of supply chain partners in Asia as the most efficient way to procure the gear.

News Manufacturing General
March 25, 2020  

Bauer to switch from protecting hockey players to medical staff [UPDATED]

Equipment to help deal with the COVID-19 pandemic would be produced at the company’s innovation centre in Blainville, Que.

News Manufacturing General
November 20, 2019  

NS pond billed as the ‘cradle of hockey’ put up for sale

10-hectare property that includes the pond is for sale, with an asking price of $1.38 million.

Feature Manufacturing General
December 8, 2017  

Innovation on ice: Bladetech scores in the hockey world

High-tech skate blades are popular among hockey’s elite.

News Manufacturing General
July 28, 2017  

Adidas to sell CCM hockey subsidiary to Toronto firm for $110M

Manufacturing plants in St-Hyacinthe and St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que.

News Manufacturing General Technology
August 4, 2015  

Ontario students aim to make puck for blind hockey players

Final product has been produced in the 3D printing lab at Oakville, Ont.’s Sheridan College.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
July 3, 2015  

Raven shoots and scores

Calgary’s Raven Hockey fills a void in stick sizing, and the results have turned into a breakaway for growing hockey stars.

News Manufacturing General
January 29, 2015  

Leaf fans! Check out this meme!

Passed along by Mark Borkowski.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
November 14, 2014  

Bauer Hockey drops concussion protection claims: Competition Bureau

Regulator said the company’s claims for its RE-AKT helmet were not supported by adequate testing.

News Manufacturing Metals Business Operations General Operations Production
May 30, 2014  

Pucks and trucks: Sask. company uses jobs to net hockey players

AGI Envirotank wants to rebuild Biggar, Sask.’s senior hockey team, but happens to need people to work in welding, drafting, fabricating too.

News General
May 6, 2014  

Meet hockey legend Guy Lafleur at MMTS

Part of a special evening May 13 for job shops across Quebec.

Feature Manufacturing Metals Production
February 10, 2014  

Kick-starting the stick of steel

Colt Hockey’s stick of steel exceeds Kickstarter goal to fund production.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
December 10, 2013  

Shooting for gold with “green jerseys” | PLANT

Nike adds recycled water bottles to its Olympic hockey uniforms.

News Production
June 30, 2011  

Robot stick-handler

Engineering students at the University of Waterloo and their prof have developed a robot that replicates the perfect
slapshot to test composite hockey sticks for fractures and
breaking points