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News Aerospace Manufacturing General Production
October 5, 2020  

Heroux-Devtek signs multi-year Boeing deal to build actuation components

Contract win by the CESA subsidiary includes production requirements, spare parts for the 787, 777, 777X, 767 and 747.

News Manufacturing Metals General Production
October 5, 2020  

Locweld awarded $50M contract for steel transmission towers

Destined for Hydro-Québec’s new 735 kV Micoua-Saguenay line.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
September 2, 2020  

Oil sands pipeline partly closed following spill near Fort McMurray

Initial reports indicated about 550 barrels or 90,000 litres of light oil were released with no reported impacts.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Operations Production
July 20, 2020  

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News Energy General
July 8, 2020  

Oil sands companies restoring production as demand spurs higher price

Executives are confident the oil price crisis is subsiding but are dismayed by recent setbacks for oil pipelines in the US.

News Manufacturing Economy General Production
May 27, 2020  

Manufacturers’ output down, expected to last months yet: CME

Half of survey respondents say production is down between 25% and 50%, more than 50% for a quarter of companies.

News Energy General
May 7, 2020  

Suncor CEO predicts slow recovery for energy sector

Pandemic has contributed to reduced demand of 50% for gasoline, 70% for jet fuel and 20% for diesel.

News Manufacturing General
May 7, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin helping Medicom with N95 mask manufacturing

Will provide engineering services at new 60,000-square-foot facility in Montreal.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
May 6, 2020  

GM gears up to restart some engine production in Ontario

HFV6 line resumes followed by the balance of St. Catharines operations, CAMI and Oshawa stamped parts.

News Food & Beverage General Production
April 30, 2020  

Two more BC poultry plants report workers who have COVID-19

Operations in Metro Vancouver were ordered closed this month when workers tested positive.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
April 22, 2020  

Energy sector shutting down oil production as low crude oil prices persist

More producers join a growing list of companies reducing spending and cutting production.

News Manufacturing General
April 15, 2020  

BRP tightening its belt with office layoffs after global production halt

All production suspended, temporary lay offs of most assembly line workers at 10 plants across the globe.

News Manufacturing General Production
April 14, 2020  

ATS Automation addresses COVID-19 medical device shortage

Automation company harnesses worldwide resources to expedite production of medical equipment.

News Automotive General
March 26, 2020  

Honda extending Alliston plant shutdown to April 7

Extension is in response to the “continued steep decline” in market demand.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 24, 2020  

Ontario’s essential businesses include manufacturing

TORONTO — The Ontario government has provided details regarding