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New Ontario Volkswagen EV battery plant to create 3,000 jobs

Volkswagen's massive new electric-vehicle battery plant, being built in southwestern Ontario, could eventually grow to be the automaker's biggest gigafactory in the world, the CEO of the company's battery arm said.

Toyota's new president vows to step up electric vehicle push

Toyota's new president Koji Sato has promised what he called an aggressive shift on "electrification,'' while acknowledging criticism that Japan's top automaker has fallen behind in actual volumes of electric vehicles sold compared to its rivals.

B.C. court decision a 'significant win' for parental rights, commissioner says

British Columbia's human rights commissioner says a court decision about workplace discrimination involving the mother of a young child is "a significant win for gender equality.''

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Look out for signs of eye discomfort

When people think of eye-related hazards in the manufacturing industry, what typically comes to mind are dust, chemicals, and flying objects. » Read More...

Opportunities in clean technology for manufacturers

Plant spoke with Dennis Dussin, president, and owner at Alps Welding Ltd., about the use of clean technologies in the manufacturing space. What should be a priority, how to implement cleantech, successful case studies, and more. » Read More...

Will 2023 be a better year than 2022?

Earlier this year, we conducted an online poll in which we asked our readers: “How do you foresee 2023 shaping out for your company?” » Read More...
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LP Building Solutions to acquire Forex’s Wawa OSB facility

Once converted, the mill will add approximately 400 million square feet of capacity, making it LP's largest single-line siding mill. » Read More...

BlackBerry revamps cybersecurity solutions portfolio

The upgraded portfolio reduces alert fatigue by 90 per cent compared to previous versions. » Read More...