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Insight Manufacturing General
January 16, 2019  

Despite government subsidies, Canadian innovation wanes

Burdensome regulation, limited competition and unfavourable taxes hold companies back.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 19, 2018  

Faster fastener welding: CenterLine adds to its patent file

That makes 82 patents with numerous North American and international patents pending for the automation technology company.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

Experimental pot lab sprouting cannabis infused drinks, new edibles

Part of a general trend toward more sophistication in an industry looking to shed stereotypes.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
February 21, 2018  

Magna takes a load off: Joint R&D with Ford creates lighter carbon

A collaborative lightweighting project yields 34% mass reduction and 87% fewer parts.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 16, 2018  

Five innovation ‘superclusters’ to share $950M in government cash

They aim to encourage academia, not-for-profits and companies to work together on strategies to boost high-growth sectors.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
January 19, 2018  

Ontario technology hubs key for GM Canada’s plans for driverless cars: CEO

GM also plans to open a “mobility campus” in Toronto to complement other research centres.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 15, 2018  

Feds to invest $49M to support advanced manufacturing at Linamar

Ontario will provide a conditional grant of up to $50 million.

Feature Government Manufacturing General
December 4, 2017  

Cure your SR&ED headache: Other programs will ease the pain

Federal help is available outside the cumbersome R&D program that will aid innovation.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
October 16, 2017  

Garneau talks self-driving cars with Tesla execs, makes Canadian pitch

Emphasized R&D capabilities in Ontario and Quebec to complement potential production expansion.

News Manufacturing General
October 10, 2017  

Thales to set up artificial intelligence research centre in Montreal

Its mission will be to advance the safe, ethical AI applications across the product portfolio

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 11, 2017  

Battle for 5 federal tech ‘superclusters’ attracts 50 competitors

Letters of intent represent more than 200 companies and 20 post-secondary institutions.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
July 5, 2017  

Scope of $1.26B innovation fund widened to cover all sectors

Fund allocates money over five years to support R&D, the scale-up of high-potential companies and efforts to attract investment.

Feature Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 22, 2017  

Innovation highlights: what’s in it for you?

Accessing funding for innovation and R&D is a lot easier.

News Manufacturing General
January 10, 2017  

C-COM, NSERC to invest $6.1M in intelligent mobile antenna tech

Goal is to develop new modular, low-cost, intelligent antenna for mobile satellite communications.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 12, 2016  

Liberals ready to invest in Bombardier, innovation minister says

Navdeep Bains wants company to keep head office, jobs connected to R&D activities in Canada.