Canadian Manufacturing


  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    Navy planners to pitch feds on new submarines

    August 21, 2012 by The Canadian Press

    The move comes about a week after executives from the world’s top submarine manufacturer accompanied German Chancellor Angela Merkel to trade meetings in Ottawa.

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    B&W gets $82 million nuclear submarine contract

    June 28, 2012 by Staff

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Babcock & Wilcox Co. subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group, Inc. has received two U.S. Naval Reactors Program contracts totaling approximately $82 million. The contract calls for the manufacture of steam-generating components as well as disassembly and recovery

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    CAE bags another $110 million in deals

    June 11, 2012 by The Canadian Press

    MONTREAL—Flight training company CAE has won military contracts worth more than $110 million. One of the contracts is to provide fixed-wing, advanced jet trainer aircraft simulators and training devices to meet the future aircrew training requirements of an unnamed customer.

  • Northrop Grumman, L-3 pitch Polar Hawk UAV for arctic use

    May 30, 2012 by Staff

    The unmanned aerial vehicle can be equipped with a wide range of instrumentation for conducting science and environmental missions.

  • Japan F-35 purchase could reduce price tag for Canada

    December 21, 2011 by Murray Brewster , the Canadian Press

    The announcement that Tokyo plans to purchase 42 F-35 fighters gives the program a boost at the same time it’s been under increased scrutiny in Ottawa.

  • Defence firm BAE to jetison 3,000 workers

    September 27, 2011 by Staff

    Global defence and security company BAE Systems has announced nearly 3,000layoffs in its Military Air & Information (MAI) and Shared Services businesses

  • Canadian Manufacturing Article

    General Dynamics Canada sells smart display units

    August 24, 2010 by Staff

    OTTAWA: General Dynamics Canada (GDC) will supply more than 1,000 Smart Display Units (SDU) for installation in U.S. Army Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles. The order represents the first use of Ottawa-based GDC’s technology on the MRAP platform. The