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112 stop work orders issued in recent Ontario blitz

Inspectors issued 3,669 orders — which includes 112 stop work orders — for violations of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and its regulations during a recent machine safety blitz. >> Read full article

135 layoffs at Advance Engineered Products

Advance Engineered Products, a tanker truck manufacturer, laid off about 135 employees Monday in Regina, Sask., after the company filed for creditor protection. >> Read full article

Anticipating the attack

Several months ago, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP released its annual Top Ten Business Risks round-up with cyber risks topping the list for 2015. The law firm noted that “even as organizations invest millions to protect their data, the question is unfortunately when and not if it will happen” — but why? >> Read full article

Toyota moves Corolla production out of Ontario

Toyota said today it will stop producing the Corolla in Canada within a few years as part of a multi-year plan to realign its manufacturing operations in North America. What other plans did the automaker announce? >> Read full article

Juan Macias named Schneider Electric Canada president

Schneider Electric has announced Juan Macias as the president of its Canadian business, reporting to Laurent Vernerey, North American president and CEO. >> Read full article

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VIDEO: What’s the cost of compliance?

VIDEO: What’s the cost of compliance?

Whether you are an engineer, technician, manager, supervisor or maintenance personnel, the Safety Compliance Workshop is THE safety event for you. This important training opportunity highlights two main safety concerns for the Canadian manufacturing industry: machine safeguarding and control of hazardous energy. Register today! Space is limited! >> Learn More…


Nano power modules

Texas Instruments has introduced four Simple Switcher nano power modules that claim to redefine power supply design for space-constrained applications. >> Read full article

Cat 6A cable for harsh environment applications

Cicoil says its “lightweight and ultra flexible” Cat 6A cable offers exceptional reliability when flexed, twisted or routed through tight spaces thanks to its flat design. >> Read full article

Valve connector series

Conec has added a variant of the DT connector series to its portfolio of valve connectors, which promises optimal protection against external influences in harsh environments. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

The Safety Compliance Workshop

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: April 29, 2015 >> More Info

INCOM 2015

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 11-13, 2015 >> More Info

AME/CME 2015 Canadian Lean Conference

Location: Winnipeg, Man.
Date: June 1-4, 2015 >> More Info