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News Business Operations General Operations Production
December 31, 2020  

Cargill resumes work at Ontario plant

Meat-processing plant shutdown over COVID 19 outbreak

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production
December 29, 2020  

Pipeline spills about 400,000 litres

Some enters North Saskatchewan River

News Manufacturing Operations Production
December 27, 2020  

US plants hope to maintain production despite virus threat

Safeguards that were put in place after the initial wave of the virus

News Manufacturing Operations Production
December 23, 2020  

Orders for big ticket manufactured goods up 0.9% in November

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticketed manufactured goods rose

News Electronics Business Operations Production Technology
December 23, 2020  

Magna to form joint venture with LG

Canadian auto parts maker teams up with objective to build electric car components

News Automotive Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production Technology
December 23, 2020  

GM opens 3D printing facility in Detroit

General Motors announced the opening of the 15,000-square-foot Additive

News Minerals Operations Production
December 23, 2020  

Titanium Corp. signs project coordination agreement

Deal involves the 2020 engineering Phase of the CVW? Horizon Proj

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production
December 23, 2020  

Health Canada warns against unlicensed PPE firm

Health Canada is urging Canadians to immediately get rid

News Manufacturing Transportation General Production
December 21, 2020  

Bombardier signs $721M deal with TransLink

Contract for 205 new SkyTrain cars

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production
December 21, 2020  

Power of observation: Step back, let it happen

Acting as an observer rebalances processes.

News Oil & Gas Operations Production
December 21, 2020  

Petrochemical complex heading back to Prince George

The massive West Coast Olefins Ltd. petrochemical complex is

News Aerospace Electronics Business Operations Production
December 21, 2020  

NEOTech improves efficiency at Agave site

Electronic manufacturing services provider taps into the experience of each team member

News Automotive Transportation General Production Technology
December 19, 2020  

Volkswagen facing ‘massive’ shortage of electronic parts

Supply bottleneck caused by a shortage of semiconductor components

News Electronics Operations Production
December 18, 2020  

Cogiscan expands partnership with ASM

New collaboration enables out-of-the-box CFX integration

News Business Operations Production
December 18, 2020  

Alberta expands its self-isolation hotel program

COVID-19 cases soared at meat packing plant outbreaks earlier this year

News Food & Beverage Operations Production
December 18, 2020  

Slaughter options at crisis level for BC farmers

The situation has become critical for small scale and

News Food & Beverage Production
December 18, 2020  

Industry group seeks to shorten two week shutdown of Nova Scotia poultry plant

Chicken Farmers of Nova Scotia seeking options for processing plant in Berwick

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production Technology
December 17, 2020  

Nature’s Path installs far-UVC light technology in its NA facilities

Becomes first food manufacturing company to install tech that helps protect employees in real-time

News Manufacturing Operations Production
December 16, 2020  

Tyson fires managers for betting on COVID cases

Iowa pork plant cans 7 top staffers after conducting pandemic betting inquiry

News Business Operations Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production
December 15, 2020  

The paper industry must retool

Diversification and innovation are necessary to succeed in emerging packaging applications

News Operations Production
December 15, 2020  

Norbord to resume production at Chambord, QC

The restart of the Chambord mill will enable Norbord to optimize production at its two Quebec mills and to more effectively serve customers in eastern Canada and the northeastern US.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Production
December 15, 2020  

Manufacturing sales edged up 0.3% in October

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales in October were unchanged

News Chemicals Operations Production
December 15, 2020  

West Virginia chemical plant blast kills 1, injures 3

Optima Chemicals employee lost in tragedy last week

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
December 10, 2020  

Canadian Natural to boost oil, gas output 5% on higher $3.2B budget

Increased drilling program a result of no curtailment and a current improved outlook for commodity prices in 2021.

News Energy General Production
December 8, 2020  

Federal officials hear arguments on Enbridge pipeline tunnel

Canadian pipeline company wants to drill a nearly 6.4-kilometre tunnel through bedrock under the Straits of Mackinac.

Feature Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production
November 30, 2020  

What are the most common machine safety violations?

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News Forestry Government Manufacturing General Production
November 25, 2020  

Canada calls US softwood duties unfair, unjustified, despite reduction

US Department of Commerce imposes countervailing duties of nearly 9%, down from just over 20%.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
November 25, 2020  

May be no need for Trans Mountain expansion: Canada Energy Regulator

Under an evolving scenario, Line 3 alone is enough added capacity to handle an 15% increase before peaking in 2039.

News Energy Manufacturing General Production
November 24, 2020  

US Army Corps of Engineers approves key Line 3 permit

It’s compliant with all federal laws and regulations, decision is based on balancing development with protecting the environment.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Production
November 19, 2020  

Drilling forecast calls for 14% rebound in 2021 from depths of 2020

The Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors expects 3,771 wells to be drilled next year.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
November 12, 2020  

New reality: Managing processes with Deming and EVSM

Reap benefits by adapting the PDCA cycle with value stream mapping.

News Manufacturing Metals General Production
November 12, 2020  

Stelco loses $88M as prices fall and upgrade project stifles shipments

They fell over the summer as the company upgraded its blast furnace.