Bombardier exits commercial jets with closure of US$550M CRJ deal
Paves the way for the aircraft manufacturer to focus on its sole future income stream – private jets.
Bombardier sells regional jet business to Mitsubishi
Moving forward, Bombardier will focus on business jets and rail.
Bombardier, Mitsubishi in talks over possible CRJ regional jet deal
Would be the last remaining sale within the Montreal aerospace company’s commercial aircraft segment.
Bombardier CEO tried to resolve trade secret row with Mitsubishi before lawsuit
Alain Bellemare warned Mitsubishi Heavy Industries board chairman Hideaki Omiya that the practices of subsidiary Mitsubishi Aircraft were causing “significant harm” to Bombardier.
Bombardier sues Mitsubishi over alleged theft of aircraft trade secrets
Alleges some former employees passed on documents before going to work for the Japanese company.
Light vehicle sales post second best August on record, but fall 1.6 per cent
Ford was the volume leader with sales rising 7.1 per cent.
More Mitsubishi models in Japan with inflated mileage
Automaker acknowledged in April it systematically falsified mileage data on minicars.
Mitsubishi expects $1.4B loss after mileage cheating
Sales have plummeted, especially in Japan, where the automaker expects a 41% drop.
Four automakers selling new cars with Takata inflators
Fiat Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Toyota and Volkswagen vehicles from the 2016 and 2017 model years.
Nissan takes 34% stake in scandal hit Mitsubishi Motors
Investing $2.2 billion, will share platforms, purchasing and technology.
Mitsubishi says mileage cheating may be on all models
Abided by mileage-test requirements for vehicles sold abroad.
Mitsubishi says false fuel economy tests done since 1991
Automaker’s probe is ongoing, more irregularities might be found.
Fluor wins sweet gas plant project near Dawson Creek
Part of the Mitsubishi/Encana partnership to develop natural gas resources in BC.
Mitsubishi invests $600M in new Indonesian plant
Plant would begin production of multi-purpose vehicles in 2017.
3M Japanese vehicles recalled for airbag problems
Honda, Mazda and Nissan affected; defective airbags could explode.
Siemens, Mitsubishi announce offer for parts of France’s Alstom
Move part of an effort to derail a competing bid by General Electric.
Mitsubishi, Siemens consider joint bid for Alstom units
They have separate plans for the assets acquired under the joint bid.
Four companies sign deal to develop LNG Canada
But CEO says the agreement doesn’t mean a final decision to build has been made.
Toyota to end car manufacturing in Australia by 2017
It’s the end of auto assembly as GM and Ford also plan to pull out.
GM to stop making cars in Australia by 2017 and shed 2,900 jobs
Sustained strength of the Australian dollar, high costs of production, and a small population blamed.
Renault-Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors expand vehicle cooperation
Nissan and Mitsubishi will develop a new small car through an existing joint venture, including an electric version.
Canadian auto sales up 4.7% in July
Automakers boost incentives, Japanese brands rally.
Encana sells 40% of BC gas assets to Mitsubishi
Encana Corp. is selling a major stake in its BC gas assets to Mitsubishi Corp. for $2.9 billion.
Mitsubishi ends car production in Amsterdam plant
Decision could lead to 1,500 lay offs
More walkie-stacking control
Operators of electric walkie stackers will have more control over their movements with the PWT15 and PWT18 models from Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks.
CAE opening MRJ training centre in Japan
CAE and Mitsubishi are forming a 50/50 joint venture to establish and operate a training centre in Japan for the new Mitsubishi Regional Jet.
Manitoba investing $1M in electric bus R&D
The Manitoba government is investing $1 million in the development of an all-electric transit bus and charging system that it says could be used in cities all over North America.