Sep. 21, 2017 - Layoff notices have been handed out to hundreds of workers at the General Motors transmission-making factory in St. Catharines, Ont., as effects spread from a strike that started Sunday at GM’s CAMI plant in Ingersoll, Ont.
Sep. 19, 2017 - Ford Motor Co. is cutting production at five North American assembly plants through the rest of this year as U.S. demand for new vehicles slips due to lower gas prices.
Sep. 17, 2017 - Magna is expanding operations to add aluminum casting capabilities at its Kamtek facility in Birmingham, Ala., in an effort to help automakers address the global demand for decreased carbon dioxide emissions and improved fuel economy through vehicle lightweighting.
Sep. 11, 2017 - Looming above a Canadian auto-parts plant, keeping watch over workers, is a painting of the Virgin Mary. This same plant plans a celebration of its latest expansion with a party featuring a mariachi band.
Sep. 7, 2017 - Ontario is partnering with Sport Systems Canada, an Ontario sports equipment and seating manufacturer, to help expand its facilities, creating 10 new jobs and retaining 21 positions in Almonte, Ont.
Sep. 7, 2017 - Jaguar Land Rover says all of its new vehicles will be at least partially electrified by 2020.
Aug. 31, 2017 - Tesla Inc. is starting production of the cells for its solar roof tiles at its factory in Buffalo, New York.
Aug. 29, 2017 - Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea’s largest automaker, said Tuesday it has halted auto production at its plants in China as tensions between Seoul and Beijing over an U.S. anti-missile system hurt its sales and left it unable to pay a supplier.
Aug. 26, 2017 - Deutsche Post DHL Group and U.S. automaker Ford have unveiled a jointly manufactured electric delivery van amid growing demand for emission-free utility vehicles.
Aug. 25, 2017 - More than 350 workers at a General Electric plant in Peterborough, Ont., will be losing their jobs as the 125-year-old facility ceases manufacturing next year.
Aug. 25, 2017 - A South Korean court sentenced the billionaire chief of Samsung to five years in prison for crimes that helped oust the country’s president, a stunning downfall that could freeze up decision making at a global electronics powerhouse long run like a monarchy.
Aug. 25, 2017 - Ford’s Dagenham diesel engine plant is a marvel of mechanization — a steel and chrome hangar full of LED lighting, robots and computer-controlled machine tools.
Aug. 24, 2017 - A manufacturer that designs and develops engine and aerodynamic seals, flexible fuel tanks and other engine components is expanding its facility in Rockmart, Ga., creating an additional 211 jobs.
Aug. 24, 2017 - LG Electronics Inc. has broken ground in Tennessee at the site of the South Korean appliance manufacturer’s first washing machine plant in the United States.
Aug. 23, 2017 - L.L. Bean hopes to give the boot to backlogs of its most iconic product.
September 25-28, 2017
Drive Manufacturing Summit 2017
October 2-4, 2017
National Robot Safety Conference 2017
October 10-12, 2017
PLANT / DEX Expo 2017 - Kitchener
October 11, 2017
MCMA TechCon 2017
October 16-18, 2017