Canadian Manufacturing


July 31, 2015

Toyota to announce $421M expansion in Cambridge, Ont.

The federal and Ontario provincial governments will partner to provide about $100 million for the project

July 31, 2015

Facebook’s ‘internet drone’ ready for flight testing

Social networking company moves forward with plans to build an internet for everyone
July 31, 2015

Feds pledge $582.9M to Calgary ring road project

31-kilometer road expected to boost regional economy and cut travel times
July 31, 2015

Energy East pipeline’s $12B price tag likely to rise, says Transcanada

TransCanada hopes the 4,600-kilometre pipeline will be in service by 2020 if it is approved

July 31, 2015

Canadian economy contracts for fifth consecutive month

Output continues to slide as experts spar over question of recession
July 31, 2015

Runaway train in Toronto switchyard caused derailment

A 91-car train in a CN yard north of Toronto separated from a locomotive and crashed, but caused no injuries

July 31, 2015

Planned manufacturing projects in U.S. and Canada up 40 per cent in 2015

Manufacturing investment in Ontario and Western Canada up significantly over first six months of year
July 31, 2015

Business confidence takes drubbing in July with resource sector leading the way

Low confidence among manufacturers also contributing to bleak outlook


Success Centres

Safety & Sustainability

What are environmental product declarations?

Consumers look to manufacturers to provide objective information on their products' environmental impact
Energy Efficiency

Holcim Inc.’s energy manager tapped into $5.6 million in conservation incentives

Energy manager coordinated conservation and demand management projects available through the saveONenergy program
Manufacturing Innovation

Alps Welding leads with quality and versatility

Woodbridge, Ont.-based fabricator expands through a wide range of customer offerings


Financial Management

Working with Canadian dollars

Buying power, exporting and the importance of good equipment for fueling growth
Industrial Edge

Lofthouse Manufacturing thrives through investment in innovation

A commitment to cutting-edge technology keeps Ontario forging and machining company in growth mode
Technology Showcase

New die grinders make it easier to match the tool to the application

FEIN launches the GSZ line-up with a range of power and RPM options


Productivity Improvement

Tracking labour costs for more accurate quotes

A trio of cheese manufacturers swaps out manual systems for efficient workforce management
Electrical Testing

Winding resistance testing in power transformers

Protect against costly repairs and long periods of downtime by using accurate and reliable test equipment and methods

Cleantech Canada

July, 31 2015

Green electricity powering Toronto’s new island airport pedestrian tunnel

Bullfrog Power renewable energy generators allowing travellers to skip ferry
July, 30 2015

Largest solar project in B.C. begins operations

1.05 megawatt project begins pumping energy into province's power grid
July, 29 2015

Feds introduce stringent new standards to cut air pollution from on-road vehicles

Canada to align itself with U.S. to cut pollution caused by cars, trucks and fuel

Made possible by: Climate Change & Emissions Management Corporation

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