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News Government General Operations
October 20, 2020  

NATO to set up new space centre amid China, Russia concerns

Part of the alliance’s efforts to keep ahead in a fast moving and hi-tech sector, particularly amid concern about aggressive behaviour in space.

News Energy General Operations Production
October 8, 2020  

Uncertain future of refinery raises spectre of propane shortages in NL

Irving Oil has abandoned its planned purchase of the plant from its New York owners.

News Energy General Operations
October 5, 2020  

Safetyscope provides new field support for Hydro One workers

Will provide the utility with confined space attendant and rescue training with consulting services.

News Manufacturing Metals Minerals General Operations Sustainability Technology
September 14, 2020  

E2Metrix technology gets $4.5M boost from Natural Resources Canada

Ecothor will help clean out contaminants and solids, recycle mining wastewater.

News Manufacturing Transportation General Operations
September 9, 2020  

ATS reorganizes its transportation business to mitigate COVID-19 impact

Includes the closure of facilities along with workforce reductions, primarily in Europe and Asia.

News Government Manufacturing General Operations
August 24, 2020  

Gradual return to work at Montreal port after truce with employer

Labour action that left thousands of containers untouched on the docks on hold.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
August 6, 2020  

SYSPRO 8 enhanced to improve production

New ERP capabilities power productivity.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Operations Production
July 20, 2020  

Putting process optimization on the fast track

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Control Station Inc. 

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Operations
June 25, 2020  

Controller for demanding imaging

Handles many camera interface standards.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
June 23, 2020  

Automate the loading dock to keep aging employees on the job and safe

Push-bottom, ergonomic equipment eases the physical effort.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations
June 15, 2020  

Trans Mountain says pipeline has restarted after spill in Abbotsford, BC

Cause of the spill related to a fitting on a one-inch, or 2.5-centimetre, piece of pipe.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
May 21, 2020  

Ammonia leak: Lessons learned from Carnature incident

Technical Safety BC maps out how and why it occurred.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Operations Production
May 21, 2020  

Canfor curtailing production for four weeks, closing a mill in BC

Pandemic and other local factors blamed for both actions by the forest products company.

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.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
April 28, 2020  

How to manage your cash flow during COVID-19

It’s an ongoing exercise: monitor regularly, forecast, reforecast and update frequently.