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News Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 18, 2020  

China says US damaging global trade with Huawei sanctions

Commerce Department rules block suppliers from using US technology to produce processor chips and other components for the company.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
August 18, 2020  

Trump administration imposes new Huawei restrictions

New rules will further block Huawei from accessing US chip technology.

News Government General Technology
August 17, 2020  

Canada Revenue Agency suspends online services after cyber attacks

5,500 accounts targeted in what the federal government described as two “credential stuffing” schemes.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Technology
August 16, 2020  

Four ways to ensure your quotation process leads to profit

Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. Carefully manage

News Electronics General Technology
August 12, 2020  

Microsoft back in the smartphone business with its new Duo

Pitching it as a more useful tool than a conventional smartphone, enables users to multitask with two separate apps or web pages at a time.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
August 12, 2020  

Ballard fuel cell vehicles circle the globe 1,250 times

Hydrogen fuel cell innovator based in Burnaby, BC is powering heavy- and medium-duty commercial vehicles in 15 countries.

News Manufacturing General Technology
August 12, 2020  

Science, politics tied up in global race as Russia approves vaccine

First nation to develop a way to defeat the COVID will achieve a kind of moonshot victory.

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.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
August 6, 2020  

SYSPRO 8 enhanced to improve production

New ERP capabilities power productivity.

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Technology
August 3, 2020  

Smarter factory: Putting digital technology to work in your plant

How digitization and networked systems power maintenance and warehousing.

Feature Manufacturing Technology
August 3, 2020  

Shorten measurement, testing setup

Setup and preparation times for large-scale measurement and testing procedures are often lengthy and can delay project deadlines

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
July 30, 2020  

System solves complex vision challenges

Deciphers badly deformed, skewed and poorly etched codes using optical character recognition

Feature Manufacturing Technology
July 29, 2020  

Keep your distance: New Wearable device sends proximity alert

Two Quebec companies create a company to make the Social Distancer.

Biz Intelligence Manufacturing General Technology
July 27, 2020  

Digital readiness and how businesses are responding to the “new normal”

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News Manufacturing General Technology
July 27, 2020  

5G phones and networks are here, but features, effects are unclear

Unclear what the newly launched networks are able to do, experts say it will take years to understand the true potential.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
July 23, 2020  

Armstrong’s Design Envelope gets energy boost

Amps up energy efficiency, plus analytics for savings.

News Government General Technology
July 23, 2020  

China launches ambitious attempt to land rover on Mars

Mission is to look for underground water, if it’s present, and evidence of possible ancient life.

News Energy General Technology
July 23, 2020  

General Fusion adds large global investors for fusion demo plant

The technology generates carbon-free electricity by using heat from nuclear fusion reactions.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 21, 2020  

Thermal tech scans elevated body temperatures to safeguard workplaces

Sends instant notification to security or management who can deny access if COVID symptoms are present.

News Construction Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
July 16, 2020  

Nexii is building three new green construction plants

Production facilities in Toronto, Alberta and Hazelton, Pa. will create 450 jobs.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
July 16, 2020  

Huawei hopes to provide 5G to Canada despite Trump, Five Eyes

Trudeau government decision on hold following China’s ongoing imprisonment of two Kovrig and Spavor.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
July 15, 2020  

Europe’s shift to electric cars picks up despite recession

Sales of internal combustion cars have fallen, demand for battery-only cars and hybrids has been stable or even increased.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
July 14, 2020  

UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network

Backtracks after US threatened to sever intelligence-sharing arrangement over concerns over equipment allowing China to infiltrate UK networks.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 9, 2020  

Trium and L.L. Lessard partner to produce masks on a large scale

Automated machine makes disposable and reusable masks that eliminate almost 100% of the most common bacteria and viruses.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 9, 2020  

NGen and industry partners invest $28.8M in emerging technologies

Nine projects across Canada selected by experts to build manufacturing capabilities.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 9, 2020  

SensorUp secures Series A financing led by Evok Innovations

Geospatial platform provides complex operations with visibility and automation.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 7, 2020  

NGen invests $5M in manufacturing of disinfection robots

Disinfection Robot Challenge targets innovative robotic solutions that reduce healthcare exposure to COVID-19s, or disinfects facilities.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
July 2, 2020  

What’s new in robotics: Tech that enhances automated processes

Orders are up across North America as new products hit the market.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Technology
June 30, 2020  

Monoxor XR gas analyzer improves safety

Alerts personnel to dangerous CO levels, range extended.

News Manufacturing General Technology
June 24, 2020  

Three companies get Supercluster funding for COVID-19 projects

So far there are 19 projects amounting to $27 million in funding on the go.

News Manufacturing General Technology
June 23, 2020  

DigifabQG to help Quebec manufacturers adopt Industry 4.0 tech

Longueuil Industrial Expertise Centre will aid in digital transformations.

News Manufacturing Economy General Technology
June 22, 2020  

Six Canadian companies make WEF’s list of tech pioneers

World Economic Forum’s 100 companies include leaders in carbon capture, alternative meat and circular economies, food security and more.