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Feature Manufacturing Transportation General Operations
July 11, 2019  

Extreme weather: Avoid its effect on transportation

Ten tips for managing its impact on your supply chain.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations
May 27, 2019  

UPDATE: Fiat Chrysler wants to form global giant with Renault

Merged company would make some 8.7 million vehicles a year, leapfrogging GM and trailing only Volkswagen and Toyota.

News Construction Manufacturing General Operations
April 25, 2019  

11 die as elevator cable snaps at work site in China

Fatalities are piling up as management cuts corners and safety violations mount.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
April 11, 2019  

Money for manufacturers: Funding your future growth

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: Are you tapping

Brought to you by   SYSPRO Canada
News Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 11, 2019  

ATS Automation introduces new intelligence IIoT platform

Illuminate Manufacturing Intelligence enables agile data-to-decision in minutes.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Sustainability
January 23, 2019  

Save the planet: Build an effective energy management plan

It’s good for business, the environment and the community.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Operations Production
January 16, 2019  

Smart but rugged: What you need to know about modern labels

They must be sensitive, data-rich and survive tough conditions.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations
January 10, 2019  

Ford to shake up European business, cut jobs [UPDATED]

Reductions would be achieved as far as possible through voluntary departures.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Sustainability
January 7, 2019  

Engineering for efficiency: Keeping the water flowing

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: How MetroVan performed

Brought to you by   RITTAL
Feature Energy Manufacturing General Operations
December 19, 2018  

Energy audits: Are they worth the effort?

Significant cost savings result from implementing recommendations.

Event Manufacturing Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Sustainability
December 13, 2018  

CanWEA Operations and Maintenance Summit 2018

Canadian Wind Energy Association’s (CanWEA) annual summit. Network with

Event Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
December 13, 2018  

ISA Calgary: International Exhibition for ISA

International Exhibition for ISA ISA Calgary DMG The International

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
November 8, 2018  

Play it cool: How to avoid heat-related illnesses

Watch for signs of heat exhaustion among workers.

Tech Centre Energy Manufacturing General Operations
November 6, 2018  

Saving energy: How to reduce your plant’s utility bill

Retrofit with HVLS fans, high-speed doors and industrial curtain walls.

News Automotive Operations
September 26, 2018  

Ford CEO says steel, aluminum tariffs will cost company US$1B

Automaker gets most of its metals from U.S. producers, which raised prices due to the tariffs this year.

News Automotive Operations
September 26, 2018  

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

Company says brand’s workers need to be closer to engineers and designers; Cadillac plans to launch a new vehicle every six months for the next three years.

News Manufacturing Operations
September 4, 2018  

Brookfield unit leads investment in Brazilian heavy equipment manager Ouro Verde

Total value of deal is US$170 million. Transaction expected to close by year end.

Tech Centre Electronics Business Operations Operations Technology
July 12, 2018  

SYSPRO paves the way for digital transformation in latest ERP Release

Software developer SYSPRO says it has spent the past 18 months analyzing the interface of next-generation technology in the context of how the new wave of millennial users operate in the workforce.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
December 10, 2017  

Explore the abstract: Look beyond the circle with your audits

Applying basic principals such as 5S+1 leads to productivity improvements.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Operations Production
August 22, 2017  

TECH TIP: How’s your motor running?

Use voltage, current readings to check conditions.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production
August 22, 2017  

Safe forklift operation: employers, drivers share the responsibility

Ensure drivers are properly trained and capable of operating forklift vehicles safely.

Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General Operations Production
August 22, 2017  

Smart data modelling

Use it to better predict bearing failure.

Feature Manufacturing Operations Production
August 21, 2017  

High-tech sausage: new line gives processors 25% speed advantage

Artificial casing extrusion technology uses real smoke in smoked sausage production.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 17, 2017  

Get organized: shadow boards improve plant productivity

Set up tools as runners, repeaters and strangers to save time and effort.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 17, 2017  

Details count: focus on fine points to reduce rework

Getting them right ensures you deliver what the customer wants.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
August 16, 2017  

Auto disruption: APMA focuses on tech, trade and Trump

The automotive parts association’s annual conference for suppliers set a positive note despite uncertainties globally and closer to home.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
July 5, 2017  

Covering your assets

Tap into a CMMS system’s by avoiding common application pitfalls.

Feature Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
July 4, 2017  

West coast revival: Seaspan leads Canada’s NSS

A national shipbuilding strategy to renew Canada’s naval and coast guard fleets is paying dividends coast-to-coast.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
June 23, 2017  

St Marys Cement puts CO2 to work

Manufacturing cement products creates a lot of carbon dioxide, but it can be used to grow one of nature’s greenest sources.

Feature Aerospace Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 23, 2017  

New projects boost innovation: aerospace, automotive and entrepreneurs targeted

Incubators, accelerators, and developers collaborate with industry and academia to nurture research and development.

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.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 22, 2017  

Building better supervisors: certificate program boosts plant floor leadership

The EMC-Harvard course develops critical thinking, leadership and management skills, while delivering ROI and other benefits.