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Retaliate or not? Canada’s tough decision in the event of U.S. tariffs on autos

Industry leaders say the federal Liberal government will face a complex decision – with deep economic consequences – if the U.S. makes good on its threat to slap 25-per-cent tariffs on Canadian-made cars and trucks.

Manufacturing PMI hits survey-record high in June

June data signalled a robust and accelerated improvement in overall business conditions across the Canadian manufacturing sector, reports IHS Markit.

NTSB: Damage during installation led to oil pipeline crack

The National Transportation Safety Board says a fatigue crack caused last year’s rupture of the Keystone oil pipeline in South Dakota.

U.S. trade deficit drops to $43.1 billion in May

The trade gap between the United States and China increased sharply, underscoring the economic tensions between the world’s two biggest economies.


Machine learning technology can make legacy assets smarter

Machine learning technology is enabling the way data-driven decisions or predictive maintenance is performed in industrial plants, yet the struggle to keep pace with cutting-edge solutions is ongoing. One technology start-up is bridging the gap for using data from legacy equipment in industrial manufacturing applications. » Read More

IMTS – International Manufacturing Technology Show

Date: September 10 - 15, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL
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MainTrain 2018

Date: September 24 - 27, 2018
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
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Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure 2018

Date: October 15 - 18, 2018
Location: London, U.K.
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SMRP 26th Annual Conference

Date: October 22 - 25, 2018
Location: Rosen Centre hotel, Orlando, Florida
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