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Has the COVID-19 pandemic created supply chain problems for your company?

Liberals, industry groups look to solve supply chain issues, and prevent future woes

The federal transport minister says the government plans to create a suite of policy responses to help ease pandemic-strained supply chains and prevent future flare-ups.

DHL Supply Chain to invest $15 million to automate warehousing in North America

DHL Supply Chain announced a $15-million investment in robotics solutions from Boston Dynamics to further automate warehousing in North America.

Ohio lured Intel’s chip plant with $2B incentive package

Ohio offered Intel Corp. incentives worth roughly $2 billion to secure a new $20 billion chipmaking factory that the company says will help alleviate a global shortage and create a new technology hub in the Midwest.

York Region partners with VentureLAB to expand hardware-focused lab and incubator

VentureLAB and the Regional Municipality of York have partnered to expand the Hardware Catalyst Initiative, Canada’s only lab and incubator for hardware and semiconductor companies.

Sponsored Spotlight 

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Standing at work: get on the right foot

What do warehouse workers, nurses, retail salespeople, cashiers, machine operators and assembly line workers all have in common? The nature of their work keeps them on their feet, standing for prolonged periods of time. » Read more

POSTSCRIPT: Cybersecurity is a real but manageable risk: treat it that way

Cybersecurity elicits a wide variety of responses from manufacturers across Canada, ranging from complacency to dread. » Read more
Sponsored Spotlight 

Moves So Much Air, EXAIR Patented It!

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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
Job Board 

Materials Testing Technician

Burnaby, B.C.
Our company was established in 1987 i to provide the materials testing of concrete, asphalt, and soil for the construction industry. Since then, we have grown to include a diverse scope of services that now includes specialty testing, materials engineering, geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting, concrete restoration, and quality assurance certification throughout BC and Alberta.
» Learn more

Printing Press Operator

Mississauga, Ont.
With three facilities in the GTA, The Ellis Group is your one-stop shop for the engineering, design, production and distribution of your product. We provide beginning-to-end service, delivered with attention to detail and a personal touch that has earned us an enviable reputation and loyal client base among many of North America’s largest brand-name companies.
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Cleantech: Where is Canada thriving?

Plant asked industry experts to look at where they believe Canada is thriving the most? And in which area they see potential for Canada to adopt cleaner tech? » Watch now
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Cleantech: How can governments help?

Plant asked industry experts to look at what governments can do to put Canada on the right road to a cleaner future and help support manufacturing in the adoption of clean technology? » Watch now
Industry 4.0

More EV chargers coming to Yukon

Federal government announces $1-million investment to the Government of Yukon to help support the installation of up to 200 EV chargers across the Yukon. » Read more

Lowe’s Canada hiring over 5,000 people

A virtual national hiring event will kick off the hiring campaign on Thursday, February 3 and Friday, February 4, using an online platform. » Read more