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Siemens reports structural changes in Power and Gas Division and Process Industries and Drives division

A consolidation plan for the Power and Gas Division (PG), the Power Generation Services Division (PS) and the Process Industries and Drives Division (PD) aims to increase capacity utilization at production facilities, drive efficiency and enhance expertise by bundling resources.

Manufacturing sales up in September

Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales rose 0.5 per cent in September to $53.7 billion.

Bombardier hiring workers as part of production ramp-up

Bombardier Inc. is planning to hire 1,000 workers in Montreal as part of the production ramp-up of its new Global 7000 business jets.

Ambitious Canadian coal plan vulnerable to provincial 'slippage,' critics say

Canada's drive to shut down all of its coal-fired power plants by 2030 could be undermined by provincial side-deals like the one currently being negotiated with Nova Scotia, critics say.

Survey: New York factories grow at slower pace in November

Across the United States, factories are benefiting from a strengthening global economy and from a weaker dollar, which makes U.S. products cheaper in foreign markets.
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OBIT: Bill Roebuck, former editor of Machinery and Equipment MRO

It is with sadness that we announce that William Thomas “Bill” Roebuck, former editor of Machinery and Equipment MRO, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2017. As an award-winning editor and writer, Bill edited and wrote in the fields of industrial maintenance, electrical engineering, foodservice and hospitality, personal computing and technology, finance and automotive. » Read More

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Date: November 29, 2017
Location: Courtice, ON
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16th Annual Shutdowns Turnarounds Superconference

Date: December 5 - 6, 2017
Location: Calgary, AB
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International Maintenance Conference, IMC-2017

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