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April 11, 2019

Keeping Canada's power on will require 20,000 new workers by 2022

Demand for new workers is complicated by the fact many of the jobs require substantial training.

BC introduces law to require cars, trucks sold by 2040 be zero emission

Legislation would apply to new vehicles for sale or lease.

UK's May faces Parliament after EU grants Brexit extension

Brexit delayed until Oct. 31.

Your participation in the 2019 EMC-PLANT salary survey is vital!

Salary information, kept strictly confidential, will help us compare manufacturing remuneration to industry averages.
Plant Outlook - BB2

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First image of black hole helps turn science fiction into fact

Canadian researcher says image bolsters theories at the core of modern physics. » Read more...

Ask and answer to learn how to improve

Coaching cycles provide structure for addressing changing circumstances. » Read more...

Beware the walking dead

Zombie companies are a drag on national productivity. » Read more...

China's spreading influence in Eastern Europe worries West

Concerned this could mean lower environmental and other standards than those in the rest of the bloc. » Read more...
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Rogers spends nearly half the $3.47B raised by wireless spectrum auction

Canada's three national carriers were only allowed to bid on 64 of the available licences in this year's auction. Rogers won 52 of the licences it was eligible to bid on » Read more

Trump to sign orders making it harder to block pipelines

His administration insisted that it was not trying to take power away from the states but, rather, trying to make sure that state actions follow the intent of the Clean Water Act » Read more

Supercluster “Pitch A Project” Day April 16 expands

Registration re-opens to meet demand, venue changed to Lot 42 Kitchener, Ont. » Read more

Benefits of soft starters for electric motors

They relieve stress that drives up costs and reduces productivity » Read more

Partners in Prevention 2019

April 30-May 1, 2019
Location: Mississauga, ON
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CNAM 13th Annual Conference

May 6-May 9
Location: Kelowna, BC
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