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Novemebr 5, 2019

Elizabeth May resigning as Green party leader

Green leadership convention is scheduled for the first week of October 2020.

CO2 converted to methanol using 'artificial leaf' process: Study

University of Waterloo researcher mimics photosynthesis to convert solar energy into fuel.

Why Trump tariffs haven't revitalized American steelmakers

Raised costs for steel users and has done little to blunt China's dominance of global steel production.

US woos Asia with plan to rival China's 'Belt and Road'

Blue Dot Network will include countries committed to sustainable infrastructure development.

Are you paid what you're worth?

Compare what you earn to industry averages using the EMC-PLANT salary calculator, a tool compiled from the results of the 2019 salary survey.

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Rittal, EPLAN and A&E: A strategic partnership for complete automation!

A&E Engineering Inc. is an automation systems integrator that has been using Rittal enclosures for three decades, but now their relationship has evolved to a truly strategic partnership. They see the combination of EPLAN and Rittal, including Rittal Automation Systems, as a pivotal point between design and equipment; it provides them with an end-to-end process. A&E also invested in Rittal’s Perforex machining center, which offers them fully automated, reliable drilling, milling and thread tapping for panels and enclosures. Read more about Rittal’s Modification Centres and Partners across Canada, who are taking manufacturing straight into Industry 4.0! » Click here

Canada needs a China strategy, Western provinces should lead

Trudeau government needs to assemble a non-partisan China team to build a uniquely Canadian Asia strategy. » Read more

Signs and reminders: Don’t assume they’re read

Use standard work to describe the best way to do a task. » Read more

Looking to expand your business beyond Canada?

Tap Canada's trade commissioners to help access global markets. » Read more

Investigation: Lead in some Canadian water worse than Flint

Eleven cities across Canada underwent 12,000 tests since 2014, one third exceeded the national safety guideline. » Read more

Get off the paper

Why it’s important to adopt digital business tools. » Read more

5G powered smart campus unveiled at UBC; applied sciences research part of plan

The installation allows university researchers to test real-time 5G applications as Rogers prepares to unveil a national network » Read more

UK parties promise end to Brexit agony if they win election

The Labour Party says, if it wins, it will negotiate a new Brexit deal that keeps close relations between Britain and the EU, then hold a national referendum » Read more