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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations
May 12, 2020  

Second death at Cargill: calls for shutdown and worker input

OHS report says workers weren’t included in an internal review of circumstances leading to over 950 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

Virus forces Cargill meat packing plant to pause production

High River facility linked to more than 350 cases of the novel coronavirus.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 24, 2019  

AP NORC poll: Shutdown drags Trump approval to year-long low

Overall, 34% of Americans approve of Trump’s job performance in a survey.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 3, 2019  

Day 13 of US government partial shutdown: talks going nowhere

White House has rejected the Democrat package, Republicans who control the Senate are hesitant to take it up without Trump on board.

News Automotive Manufacturing Metals Transportation Business Operations Operations Production
April 8, 2014  

Crews working to clear ice-clogged Great Lakes shipping pathways

Shipping logjam caused weeklong shutdown at largest steel mill in the US.

News Sustainability
January 29, 2013  

Town of Norman Wells heat supply cut due to power outage at Imperial Oil

Power outage at Imperial natural gas facility prompts controlled shutdown.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Technology
August 16, 2012  

Expert says CAW to target Chrysler first for a contract deal

“They can least afford a shutdown of operations in Canada.” — Tony Faria, University of Windsor

News Facilities Maintenance Operations
July 6, 2010  

Avoid the costly shutdown blues

Shutdowns can be a high-stakes game for oil producers and other Alberta manufacturers. Having production down longer than the approved and budgeted time frame will lead to increased costs, poor labour use and lost revenue.

News General
January 28, 2010  

Toyota recall shuts down Canadian production

A RAV4 on the assembly line at Toyota’s Woodstock,