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News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
August 21, 2019  

Noise makes Trans Mountain pipeline bid unlikely: Pembina CEO

Strategy is to get Western Canada’s hydrocarbons to the highest price markets but he wants to avoid exposure in news articles.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Production
August 7, 2019  

Polar Bear Genome opens its research and production plant in Leduc

Will manufacture ingredient extracts and isolates, natural health and medicinal cannabis products.

News General Production
August 7, 2019  

Mosaic lays off 350 workers as it idles Colonsay mine in Saskatchewan

52 workers to stay on to keep the operation on standby in case market conditions improve.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Production
July 25, 2019  

Boeing CEO raises possibility of pausing Max production

Underscores the uncertainty swirling the company and its bestselling plane, grounded since March after two deadly crashes.

News Manufacturing General Production
July 22, 2019  

West Fraser says worst of its BC mill cuts done after wave of curtailments

Responding to limited log supplies and a plunge in lumber prices from record highs last year.

News Energy Manufacturing General Production
July 17, 2019  

FortisBC eyes expansions after deal to send LNG by container to China

Room on site to eventually reach capacity of three to four million tonnes per year.

Feature Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Production
June 24, 2019  

Hot stuff: Pepper North scales up sauce production

Award-winning retail brand moves from a church basement to a full service plant.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Production
June 20, 2019  

Fontaine Santé buys US division of Campbell’s Garden Fresh Gourmet

Expands reach into the US market for both food companies.

News Manufacturing Metals General Production
June 12, 2019  

Burloak Technologies additive centre of excellence is operational

Provides customer projects with a range of capabilities from engineering to production.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
June 11, 2019  

Create a positive culture: Making a difference drives strategic advantage

Eliminate the silos and tap the strengths of your team members.

News Automotive Business Operations Production
June 10, 2019  

Nissan slams Renault abstention on governance efforts vote

Saikawa’s comments came after he expressed caution last week about a merger offer from Fiat-Chrysler to Renault

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
May 29, 2019  

Canadian Natural buying Devon Energy’s Canadian assets for $3.8B

Includes thermal in situ oil sands production and conventional primary heavy crude oil operations next door.

News Manufacturing Transportation General Production
May 22, 2019  

Federal government to buy two more Arctic patrol ships from Irving

Addresses the Canadian Coast Guard’s desperate need for new ships and prevents layoffs at the shipyard.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General Production
May 21, 2019  

Ford to cut 7,000 white collar jobs in global restructuring

No details regarding the impact on its Canadian workforce, but all North America restructuring to be wrapped up by June.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Production
May 9, 2019  

Chemical plant worker’s permanent injury results in $100,000 fine

Employee fell into a blow-moulding machine while checking for an exhaust blockage.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
May 7, 2019  

Build your brand with tools that improve your plant’s processes

Achieve velocity and increase your value to the customer.

News Manufacturing General Production
April 26, 2019  

Husky Energy reports $328M Q1 profit, up from $249M a year ago

Production in the quarter averaged 285,200 barrels of oil equivalent per day.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
April 25, 2019  

Production curtailments deliver billions to taxpayers: Cenovus CEO

In Q1, improved commodity pricing drove a strong financial performance, and royalty payments of more than $190 million.”

News Forestry Manufacturing General Production
April 25, 2019  

Canfor cutting lumber production as supply and price issues continue

Will reduce production output by approximately 100 million board feet spread across its BC mills.

News Manufacturing Metals General Production
April 16, 2019  

Additive manufacturer AP&C expands its Greater Montreal operations

GE company says it will add up to 75 skilled jobs over five years.

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.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Production
March 28, 2019  

Cascades closing plant as it exits felt backing for flooring market

Closure of the Trois‑Rivières plant affects 35 employees who have been offered relocation.

News Manufacturing General Production
March 26, 2019  

CS Wind Canada fined $60,000 for worker injury at Windsor plant

Guilty plea for not providing instruction on a safe procedure for cutting wind tower sections.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
March 20, 2019  

Ford shifting 550 jobs to boost SUV production in Kentucky

Growing sales for Expeditions and Navigators are driving a 20% production boost at the Louisville plant.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
March 18, 2019  

Trump calls GM’s CEO in push to reopen Ohio auto plant

Tweeted that officials should start talks with the UAW immediately so the Lordstown plant could be reopened or sold.

News Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production
March 6, 2019  

PEMAC’s AMP program moves to Alberta college

Transitioning from Humber to Northern Lakes in the spring.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Production
February 14, 2019  

Western Energy sends drilling rig to US south as Canadian activity dries up

Drilling contractors have relocated 20 of their rigs to the US in 2018 to now, up from just six in 2017.

News Manufacturing General Production
February 14, 2019  

Canada Goose to open new luxury parka factory in Montreal [UPDATED]

Will initially employ more than 100 people, and grow to 650 new positions at full capacity by the end of 2020.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Production
February 13, 2019  

New SAAM 3D carbon-fibre print material

Has fixturing, custom tooling and assembly applications.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
February 4, 2019  

GM moving ahead with salaried job cuts, says modest number in Canada

About 18,000 non-unionized workers across North American operations are eligible for the buyout package.

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.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
December 17, 2018  

Combilift scales up: It’s eyeing expansion in North America

Irish forklift innovator is targeting 30% growth in Canada and the US.