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News Manufacturing General Technology
August 11, 2020  

Circa acquires Calgary manufacturer of rugged wireless devices

Cloud-based software platform will be integrated with the Circa product line to provide remote monitoring with alarm and event notification.

News Government General
August 11, 2020  

Ministers, top public servant to be grilled by committee on WE affair

The House of Commons ethics committee is conducting a review of existing safeguards in place to prevent conflicts of interest

News General
August 11, 2020  

Ontario manufacturer adopts thermal imaging to prevent spread of COVID-19

Ontario company manufactures real-time thermal solution to detect elevated body temperatures

News Manufacturing General
August 11, 2020  

COVID-19 could have a lasting, positive impact on workplace culture

Catching a glimpse of a co-worker’s baby or pet can help humanize workplaces and make colleagues more understanding and empathetic

News Government General
August 11, 2020  

A second COVID-19 wave? Here are 6 lessons from the first

The spread of COVID-19 can be reduced with simple actions

News Oil & Gas General
August 11, 2020  

Why scientists intentionally spilled oil into a Canadian lake

A research team carefully spilled dilbit into mini-lakes to uncover the real-world responses of the oil and its impact on aquatic life

News Manufacturing General
August 11, 2020  

Automating to innovate on the factory floor

A virtual summit co-hosted by Manufacturing AUTOMATION and Canadian Plastics looked at what role automation will play in recovery for manufacturers

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
August 11, 2020  

Noble Foods Nutrition acquires co-packing activities of Betty Lou’s

Expands Montreal energy bar contract manufacturer’s presence in the North American market.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 11, 2020  

CREATE SEED initiative to tackle e-waste and promote eco-design

Will optimize reclaiming valuable materials while rethinking how the electronics supply chain functions.

News Government General
August 11, 2020  

Ottawa won’t intervene to end dockworkers strike at Port of Montreal: Tassi

Government has “faith in the collective bargaining process,” expects “both parties to work together to resolve their differences quickly.”

News Manufacturing Metals Economy General
August 11, 2020  

58% of Americans oppose Trump tariff on Canadian aluminum: survey

Polling firm Leger says numbers reflect a lack of a clear rationale for the action by the mercurial US president.

News Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Rittal recognized as one of the of Best Workplaces in Manufacturing in Canada

The list is based on feedback from employees of organizations that were surveyed by Great Place to Work

News Government Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Small business owners rank government aid programs

While CEBA, CEWS well used, CECRA continues to fall short, according to CFIB

News Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Kruger to supply pulp to manufacture ecofriendly disposable masks

The masks will be made from Kruger’s KruPulp brand

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

Bans take effect in 45 days and could bar the apps from the Apple and Google app stores, effectively removing them from U.S. distribution