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That pilot in the cockpit may someday be a robot

Collaboration attempts to replace second human pilot in two-person flight crew with robot co-pilot. » Read More

One still missing after BASF chemical plant explosion in Germany

Followed a fire in a pipeline between at a river harbour where liquids are unloaded from ships and storage tanks. » Read More

Tesla hopes to work with Panasonic on solar energy

Blog announces non-binding letter of intent to collaborate on photovoltaic cells and modules. » Read More

US, Canada ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from airliners

Those who try to evade the US ban by packing the phones in checked luggage may be subject to prosecution and fines. » Read More

China's "billionaires club" embarks on cross Canada tour

Leaders from 50 top Chinese firms earn a combined $585 billion of annual gross income. » Read More

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Judge to hear objections to $10B Volkswagen emissions deal

Some owners want the full purchase price of their vehicles; others oppose deductions for extra mileage. » Read More

Ratification of TPP not on Vietnam assembly's agenda

Official says thorough preparation needed to ensure Vietnam's success in participating in the deal. » Read More

Idaho company debuts solar sidewalks

The panels can hold 250,000 pounds, which is three times the legal limit for a semitrailer. » Read More

Manufacturing sales surpass expectations in August, up 0.9%

Sales were up in 15 of 21 industries, representing 69% of the total sector. » Read More

[FEATURE] Off the grid: protecting mission critical data centres

Renewable power generation offers a potential solution for keeping them online during a prolonged power outage caused by aging infrastructure, terrorists, hackers or extreme weather. » Read More

[FEATURE] West Fraser brews its black liquor

An innovative Alberta pulp mill is transforming a wood byproduct for value-added products. » Read More


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November 2 – 3, 2016
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June 6 - 8, 2017
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