Apr. 26, 2017 - Mitsubishi Electric Corp. has been fined $13.4 million by Ontario’s Superior Court of Justice after the Japanese auto parts company pleaded guilty to three counts of rigging bids.
Apr. 23, 2017 - A judge on Friday ordered Volkswagen to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States for cheating on diesel emissions tests, blessing a deal negotiated by the government for a “massive fraud” orchestrated by the German automaker.
Apr. 20, 2017 - General Motors became the latest corporation to have a factory or other asset seized by the government of Venezuela, and the Detroit automaker faces an uphill battle to recover any damages.
Apr. 19, 2017 - Volvo Cars, the Chinese-owned Swedish automaker, said Wednesday it plans to make electric cars in China for sale worldwide starting in 2019 amid pressure by Beijing for global auto brands to help develop its fledgling industry in alternatives to gasoline.
Apr. 10, 2017 - Toyota said Monday it is investing $1.33 billion to retool its sprawling factory in Georgetown, Kentucky, where the company's flagship Camry sedans are built.
Mar. 30, 2017 - The home of the Tuskegee Airmen, who shattered aviation and racial barriers in World War II, is competing to become the manufacturing site of a new Air Force training jet.
Mar. 30, 2017 - Ford Motor Co. will hire approximately 400 employees from embattled communications company BlackBerry Ltd. as part of sizable new investments in Canada that include a connected-vehicle research centre in Ottawa, the smartphone maker said Thursday.
Mar. 29, 2017 - President Donald Trump says that Ford Motor Co. is planning to invest in three Michigan auto plants.
Mar. 29, 2017 - Danfoss Silicon Power has announced it is establishing production in the United States and is collaborating with industrial giant General Electric (GE).
Mar. 28, 2017 - Ride hailing, electric vehicles and self-driving cars are transforming the future of Ford Canada, and CEO Mark Buzzell says the company is gearing up for a radical shift toward becoming an “auto and mobility” business.
Mar. 24, 2017 - U.S. political leaders are showing a better-than-expected understanding of how important trade with Canada is to the health of the American auto sector, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne said Friday.
Mar. 15, 2017 - Pennsylvania’s iconic Zippo lighter factory has laid off 38 workers, blaming a slowdown in the company's North American business and a glut of inventory in China.
Mar. 14, 2017 - The European Union has cleared German conglomerate Siemens’ planned acquisition of Spain-based wind turbine maker Gamesa.
Mar. 7, 2017 - General Motors (GM) is laying off 1,100 workers at an assembly plant in Michigan.
UKIVA Machine Vision Conference 2017Thu Apr 27, 2017
Partners in Prevention 2017Tue May 02, 2017
RAPID + tct Show 2017Mon May 08, 2017
Siemens Innovation Tour 2017 - VancouverTue May 09, 2017
Siemens Innovation Tour 2017 - WinnipegWed May 17, 2017