News Automotive Business Operations General
December 21, 2020  

Linamar fined $200K after unprotected worker hit by furnace fireball

Labour Ministry says the worker was not wearing protective clothing or a shield, in violation of the law

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 20, 2019  

GM stops vehicle assembly in Oshawa due to disruption from U.S. strike

On Friday, GM halted production on its flex line in Oshawa that produces the Chevrolet Impala and Cadillac XTS and employs about 650 workers.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 17, 2019  

Trump delays imposing tariffs on auto imports and parts

Pressuring Japan and the EU to making concessions in ongoing trade talks.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
January 12, 2018  

Auto parts rules to comprise key Canadian pitch at upcoming NAFTA round

Will present an idea to ensure American content in cars, while limiting disruptions to current supply chains.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Production
November 17, 2017  

New Flyer to invest $28M in bus parts plant in Kentucky

The 300,000 square-foot facility will serve three business units of the NFI Group in the US.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 8, 2017  

Auto parts maker Linamar reports Q3 profit down, shares fall more than 10%

But sales the quarter ending Sept. 30 grew to $1.55 billion, up from $1.46 billion last year.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
February 1, 2016  

Toyota parts shortage: production in Japan suspended

The result of a explosion at an Aichi Steel manufacturing plant.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
October 1, 2012  

Magna to buy German automotive pump maker for $480M

Also buys out joint venture partner to acquire STT Technologies in Concord.

News Production
November 28, 2011  

Honda production back to normal

Honda says there’s been an improvement in the overall parts supply shortage due to flooding in Thailand.

News Facilities Maintenance Operations
April 12, 2011  

New Flyer opening Ontario parts facility

Bus manufacturer New Flyer Industries plans to open an Ontario parts distribution centre for its heavy-duty bus customers in the Greater Toronto/Hamilton area sometime this year.