Canadian Manufacturing


May 23, 2018

Trump explores tariffs on autos, ramping up NAFTA pressure

The U.S. president has asked his Commerce Secretary to explore restricting auto imports on national security grounds, using the same law invoked to impose sweeping metals tariffs in March

May 24, 2018

Trump appears to raise new doubts about U.S. China trade deal

The U.S. president tweeted May 23 that the negotiations would require "a different structure'', but didn't provide details
May 24, 2018

Canada’s pipeline infrastructure needs a boost: CIBC Report

A new report says that demand for oil in North America is falling, demand in Asia is on the rise, and our current pipeline infrastructure is ill-equipped to get energy products where they are needed most
May 24, 2018

Saputo to purchase Ontario dairy company for $100M

St. Marys, Ont.-based Shepherd Gourmet Dairy makes specialty cheeses and Skyr Icelandic-style yogurt

May 24, 2018

Canada blocks $1.5B Aecon takeover by Chinese state-owned firm over national security

Ottawa announced a full national security review of the construction firm's takeover by CCCC International Holding Ltd. in February
May 24, 2018

20 hurt when semi slammed into school bus in Wisconsin

The crash happened May 23 about 150 km northwest of Milwaukee

May 23, 2018

Trump explores tariffs on autos, ramping up NAFTA pressure

The U.S. president has asked his Commerce Secretary to explore restricting auto imports on national security grounds, using the same law invoked to impose sweeping metals tariffs in March
May 23, 2018

Doug Ford says he’ll release fully costed platform before the Ontario election

The Ontario PC leader didn't say when he will provide costed details on his campaign promises, but said it will be before the province heads to the polls June 7


Success Centres

Safety & Sustainability

Cybersecurity testing and evaluation helps smart home technology manufacturers gain a competitive edge

—Sponsored article by CSA Group The world is changing. More and more innovative products are being developed with the ability to connect to the Internet, with the number of connected devices expected to experience major growth over the next few
Energy Efficiency

Energy-intensive Canada could cut back dramatically through efficiency measures

According to a new report from The Conference Board of Canada, energy efficiency measures such as incentive programs, retrofits, audits, land-use measures, building standards and renewable subsidies can substantially reduce Canada's energy consumption
Industrial Edge

ADF Group: 60 years of steely resolve keeps Quebec fabricator in growth mode

Producer of steel assemblies and components for the construction market stands out for its production capacity


Financial Management

5 Essential Financing Tips

Look for a lender that knows your industry
Technology Showcase

Two-speed core drill offers efficient way to drill, tap and twist

The new JMU tools top the class with their compact design and versatility


Productivity Improvement

Success secured with LOCTITE

Transforming the manufacturing process, LOCTITE adhesives provide speedy, durable solutions for visual display designer Joker FX
Revenue Growth

Why Top Canadian Manufacturers are investing in Young Talent to Build Sales Force

—Sponsored article by The Great Canadian Sales Competition From manufacturing in automotive to food processing to transportation equipment production, last year, Canadian manufacturers employed more than 1.5 million Canadians—which represents nearly 10 per cent of total employment nationwide.1 And beyond
Export Success Skills

Forging a U.S. Presence – How to Access the U.S.

The decision to expand into the U.S. is a big step and part of a complex process

Cleantech Canada

May, 23 2018

Future of massive Nova Scotia wind tower plant remains a mystery

A small Nova Scotia town of 2,500 is looking for a buyer to take over a former wind tower manufacturing plant and bring an infusion of revenue to the community
May, 23 2018

Hawaii geothermal plant plugs wells as lava flows nearby

The Puna Geothermal Venture, owned by Nevada's Ormat Technologies, was shut down shortly after the Kilauea volcano began spewing lava on May 3. The plant provides roughly one-quarter of the Big Island's daily energy demand
May, 23 2018

German city to ban some diesel cars to combat air pollution

Hamburg will ban older models of diesel cars from certain sections of the city. The move follows a February ruling from Germany's top administrative court allowing cities to ban diesel vehicles

News you can use from leading suppliers

ProductSource by FRASERS Products
Powered by FRASERS

Industrial Vacuum Systems
Lincoln Electric (Canada)

Lincoln Electric can provide a variety of vacuum systems for welding fume control applications. Some of the equipment we offer includes portable and sta...

Cork & Rubber
Brand Felt of Canada Ltd.

Cork and rubber combines the advantages of cork and rubber to produce a highly adaptive material. Cork rubber’s compressible properties make it an...

V Type Belts
Jason Industrial (Canada) Ltd.

We make a wide variety of V-Belts designed to last longer and work better compared to competitors’ goods. Jason Industrial Inc. manufactures V-bel...

Stainless Steel Rod Ends
Ken Forging

Stainless steel rod ends of many types, sizes, and materials are available from the county’s leading manufacturer of forged industrial hardware, K...

Durham Instruments

A variety of transducers is available from Durham Instruments. We offer transducers for measuring pressure, liquid level, strain, torque, force, and mor...

Deburring – Custom
Vibra Finish Limited

Custom deburring from Vibra Finish Ltd. can help give your parts a smooth and consistent finish. When it comes to finishing parts, there’s no one-...