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News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 2, 2020  

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.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation General
June 25, 2019  

Bombardier sells regional jet business to Mitsubishi

Moving forward, Bombardier will focus on business jets and rail.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 6, 2019  

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.

News Aerospace General
October 22, 2018  

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.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
October 22, 2018  

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.

News Automotive General
September 5, 2018  

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.

News Manufacturing General
August 31, 2016  

More Mitsubishi models in Japan with inflated mileage

Automaker acknowledged in April it systematically falsified mileage data on minicars.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
June 22, 2016  

Mitsubishi expects $1.4B loss after mileage cheating

Sales have plummeted, especially in Japan, where the automaker expects a 41% drop.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 2, 2016  

Four automakers selling new cars with Takata inflators

Fiat Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Toyota and Volkswagen vehicles from the 2016 and 2017 model years.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 12, 2016  

Nissan takes 34% stake in scandal hit Mitsubishi Motors

Investing $2.2 billion, will share platforms, purchasing and technology.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 11, 2016  

Mitsubishi says mileage cheating may be on all models

Abided by mileage-test requirements for vehicles sold abroad.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations
April 26, 2016  

Mitsubishi says false fuel economy tests done since 1991

Automaker’s probe is ongoing, more irregularities might be found.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
February 9, 2016  

Fluor wins sweet gas plant project near Dawson Creek

Part of the Mitsubishi/Encana partnership to develop natural gas resources in BC.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
September 16, 2014  

Mitsubishi invests $600M in new Indonesian plant

Plant would begin production of multi-purpose vehicles in 2017.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 23, 2014  

3M Japanese vehicles recalled for airbag problems

Honda, Mazda and Nissan affected; defective airbags could explode.

News Electronics Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations
June 17, 2014  

Siemens, Mitsubishi announce offer for parts of France’s Alstom

Move part of an effort to derail a competing bid by General Electric.

News General
June 12, 2014  

Mitsubishi, Siemens consider joint bid for Alstom units

They have separate plans for the assets acquired under the joint bid.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
May 1, 2014  

Four companies sign deal to develop LNG Canada

But CEO says the agreement doesn’t mean a final decision to build has been made.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 10, 2014  

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.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Technology
December 11, 2013  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
November 5, 2013  

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.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Technology
August 2, 2012  

Canadian auto sales up 4.7% in July

Automakers boost incentives, Japanese brands rally.

News Sustainability
February 17, 2012  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
February 6, 2012  

Mitsubishi ends car production in Amsterdam plant

Decision could lead to 1,500 lay offs

Tech Centre General
August 8, 2011  

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.

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Technology
June 20, 2011  

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.

News Production Sustainability
April 26, 2011  

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.