View As Webpage | View Archives | Email a Friend

February 5, 2019

Ottawa says no to Ontario's call to drop retaliatory tariffs

Dropping them would amount to unilateral surrender to the Americans.

[15-sec. RANT] Ford government wants us to roll over on tariffs: Huh???

Wrong message to send the Trumpists about the cost of protectionist policies.

Brose to cut 100 jobs in London as auto market shifts

Adjusting production capacity at the manufacturing facility to meet shifting customer demand.

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.

Meng's extradition to US far from slam dunk: legal experts

US political interference looms large as a factor supporting her release.

Sponsored Spotlight 

Moves So Much Air, EXAIR Patented It!

Vent, exhaust, cool, dry, clean – with no moving parts!
Using a small amount of compressed air as their power source, Air Amplifiers pull in large volumes of surrounding air to produce high volume, high velocity outlet flows. Quiet, efficient Air Amplifiers will create output flows up to 25 times their consumption rate. They are ideal for exhausting smoke, cooling hot parts, drying wet parts, cleaning machined parts, ventilating confined areas, dust collection, exhausting tank fumes and maintaining uniform heat in ovens and blowoff applications. » Learn more...

Sweet success: Fortress looks ahead to biorefining

S2G acquisition broadens the forest product company’s global perspective. » Read more...

Digital transformation is achievable for all manufacturers

A ‘DX’ strategy unlocks real value today and transforms your business for future success » Read more...

Prevent VFD-induced damage in electric motors

eMotors Direct suggests two methods to avoid bearing failure » Read more...

US protectionism worries Canadian manufacturers

PLANT Outlook 2019 study shows they’re expecting business to be good, but confidence has tumbled since last year » Read more...

Engineering for efficiency: Keeping the water flowing

How MetroVan performed a critical infrastructure upgrade while meeting environmental and economic obligations. » Read more...

General Dynamics wins $186M Canadian navy contract for underwater sensors

Global defence giant to complete upgrades on 12 Halifax-class frigates » Read more

Ontario, Quebec ask feds to do more to have US tariffs removed

Letter sent to Ottawa asking for the permanent removal of all tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum » Read more

Canada in 4th position on cleantech – Global Cleantech 100 list revealed

There's opportunity for Canadian businesses to grow and capture a large share of global markets » Read more

Forum 2019: The Changing World of Work

March 5-6, 2019
Location: Winnipeg
» Read More

Metalworking Manufacturing & Production Expo

April 3, 2019
Location: Winnipeg, MB
» Read More

Plast-Ex 2019

June 4 - June 6, 2019
Location: Toronto
» Read More