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Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
June 18, 2014  

11 bearing myths debunked

How to avoid the easily avoidable problems.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
June 17, 2014  

Lubrication: Prolong your machine uptime

Use advanced fluid testing and sampling

News Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General
June 9, 2014  

Pure Technologies lands $4M leak detection deal in Qatar

Will cover significant portion of a large-diameter water pipeline network

Tech Centre Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
May 20, 2014  

What’s new in bearings

New bearing technologies from CIEN, PLANT’s technology section.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Operations
April 25, 2014  

Controlling costs

Cash in on missed opportunities.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Technology
April 23, 2014  

Racking failures

Five key practices that will help prevent them.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Operations
April 23, 2014  

Working with flow

Set up workcells to minimize movement.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations
March 11, 2014  

Unions denounce South Korea free trade deal

Unifor, USW cite growing trade deficit as a potential threat to Canadian auto sector, jobs.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations
March 5, 2014  

Linamar ups dividend 25% after record year

Record levels of new business wins to solidify growth: Hasenfratz.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations
March 5, 2014  

Growth Tips: The simple power of persistence

Salespeople need to make six to nine calls to reach a prospect.

News Automotive Manufacturing Metals Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations
March 5, 2014  

Digital investment to disrupt and drive mining, metals: survey [INFOGRAPHIC]

Investment will continue to rise as companies seek to maintain competitive position, control costs and stay viable.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 28, 2014  

Need to cut electricity costs?

Fluke’s 1730 energy logger paints a complete picture of your plant’s energy use, and where it’s wasted.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 26, 2014  

UPDATE: Highbury to reopen Heinz plant in Leamington

The Ontario-based consortium of investors intends to employ about 250 people plus additional seasonal workers.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
February 24, 2014  

Obama takes on industry over limiting factory, power plant emissions

US Supreme Court hears arguments in case that deals with climate change, executive power.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 24, 2014  

Microsoft adds nine new Windows Phone hardware partners

Company says new partners and access tools will accelerate global growth.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 20, 2014  

Tenn. won’t rule out automakers with UAW contracts at Memphis site

The 6-square-mile “mega site” ideally is suited for a new auto assembly plant.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 20, 2014  

Growth Tips: Three things your website must have

How to move up in the generic Google rankings.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 19, 2014  

Bombardier loses top business jet ranking to Gulfstream

Higher revenues at $7.35 billion give the US aerospace company the edge.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 19, 2014  

Boeing awaits Harper government’s verdict on F-35 program

Aerospace giant and Lockheed rival wants to sell Canada its updated Super Hornet.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 19, 2014  

Chinese automaker Dongfeng, France to invest $1.1B in Peugeot

Struggling automaker intends to boost sales in fast-growing Chinese market

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 18, 2014  

UAW effort to organize VW plant fails amid conflicting cultures

The multiyear effort to organize Volkswagen’s only US plant was defeated in a tight 712-626 vote.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 14, 2014  

VW awaits unionization vote at Tennessee plant

Sen. Corker stands by claim the German automaker will expand plant is UAW loses vote.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 13, 2014  

Ford building more Edges in Oakville for the global market

Automaker says it will export utility vehicle to more than 60 countries.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
February 12, 2014  

Drop dead date on job grant not ‘threat,’ but ‘back up plan’: Kenney

“If certain provinces refuse to participate, that’s not the end of the world. We’ll deliver the job grant,” employment minister says.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 12, 2014  

VW workers begin 3 day union vote at Tenn. plant

If UAW succeeds, the Chattanooga plant would become the first among foreign automakers in the South to unionize.

News Chemicals Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 12, 2014  

NH ball bearings plant explosion likely started in ‘acid room’

Environmental officials sampled catch basins for chemicals, but found no evidence of contamination.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
February 12, 2014  

Sousa says Ontario ripped off by federal budget

Finance minister says the Conservatives are trying to balance its books at the expense of the provinces.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 11, 2014  

Investigators probe explosion at NH ball bearings plant

15 injured in blast that is being viewed as an industrial-related accident.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 11, 2014  

GM’s CEO Barra’s pay tops predecessor’s compensation

Figures released to counter reports she will be paid less than Akerson.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 10, 2014  

Interfor acquires Tolleson mills in Georgia for $180M

Acquisition of the Tolleson operations provides a greater foothold in US Sourtheast.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 10, 2014  

Bombardier wins $228M firm order for three CSeries aircraft

Ten planes targeting the 100- 140-seat market in production, order tops 200 mark.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 7, 2014  

Aerospace manufacturer Heroux Devtek posts $2.6 million profit

Aircraft landing gear had $61.45 million of revenue, down slightly from $61.7 million a year in 2012.