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January 6, 2021  

Flowr and Hawthorne Canada to work jointly

Firms announce completion of world’s first cannabis R&D Facility

News General
December 16, 2020  

ELYSIS completes Industrial R&D Center in Saguenay, QC

New process will reduce operating costs of aluminium smelters while increasing production capacity.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
December 15, 2020  

Hitachi ABB establishes new R&D presence in Montreal

New Digital Power Grid Center leverages Quebec’s academic and technology leadership

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.

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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.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
June 16, 2016  

Liberals seek public input on quest to improve innovation

Government will focus on six policy areas, including research excellence and research clusters.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 15, 2016  

Liberals seek public input for improved innovation

Government will focus on six policy areas, including R&D, digital, business and research clusters

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 8, 2016  

GM to announce 1,000 new jobs in Oshawa

Reports say positions will eventually be spread out at a number of GM R&D facilities.

News Forestry Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
May 3, 2016  

Forest industry vows to cut emissions

Seeks government help on R&D, procurement to cut greenhouse gases by 30 million tonnes.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
April 19, 2016  

GM Canada purchases Toronto property to house “mobility campus”

Will house new office, research and development facilities.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 17, 2016  

Sandvine in Waterloo gets $15M grant from Ontario fund

Money will help with an R&D project that is to create up to 75 jobs.

News Forestry Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
February 25, 2016  

Innovation is imperative to energy industry success: Deloitte

Study says an integrated approach is necessary for oil and gas companies to survive.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 25, 2016  

Federal budget to reset how Ottawa backs innovators

Expect a longer process to make innovation a tool for growth.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
February 8, 2016  

Obama seeks to double clean energy R&D funding by 2020

Proposal is part of the “Mission Innovation” initiative the US president announced at last year’s U.N. climate conference.

News Manufacturing General Technology
January 12, 2016  

Google to unveil new development HQ in Kitchener

More than 350 engineers will work on Google products in the new 185,000-square-foot office.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 3, 2015  

Toyota applying manufacturing expertise to partner robots

Japanese government is banking on robotics as a growth industry

News Manufacturing General Operations Production
November 3, 2015  

Eli Lilly and Co. plans $70M research facility expansion

Construction is expected to be completed in 2017.

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November 2, 2015  

Top corporate R&D spending flat in 2014

Investment dragged down by Canada’s biggest performers.

News Manufacturing General
November 2, 2015  

Montreal universities help space research grow

Goal is to develop world-class, world leading atmosphere in Montreal.