September 14, 2018 - U.S. industrial production rose by a healthy 0.4 per cent in August, boosted by gains in the production of autos, oil and natural gas.
September 13, 2018 - Cambridge, Ontario–based automation solutions provider ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire KMW Konstruktion, Maschinen- & Werkzeugbau GmbH & Co. KG and KMW GmbH (collectively, "KMW"), a German-based supplier of custom micro-assembly systems and test equipment solutions.
September 7, 2018 - Minister for Economic Development Navdeep Bains says the government plans to make a decision on safeguards against steel dumping in the coming weeks.
September 7, 2018 - The economy lost 51,600 jobs last month in a decrease that drove up the unemployment rate and essentially wiped out a big gain in July, Statistics Canada said Friday.
September 7, 2018 - The International Manufacturing Technology Show kicks off next week in Chicago at McCormick Place and is on track to be the largest in exhibit area in the event's 91 year-history.
September 4, 2018 - A lobby group representing European automakers says EU proposals for cutting emissions of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide could result in manufacturing job losses.
August 29, 2018 - Mary Ramsey has been appointed the executive director of the International Society of Automation (ISA), the nonprofit professional association that sets the standard for those who apply engineering and technology to improve the management, safety, and cybersecurity of modern automation and control systems used across industry and critical infrastructure.
August 28, 2018 - Canada and the U.S. agreed Tuesday that one of NAFTA's most significant hurdles – defining the content rules of North American autos – may have been resolved by Monday's side deal between the Trump administration and Mexico.
August 27, 2018 - Donald Trump said Monday that the United States and Mexico have reached a bilateral trade "understanding" that could lead to an overhaul – or perhaps the termination – of the three-country North American Free Trade Agreement.
August 23, 2018 - Bombardier has appointed Danny Di Perna as chief operating officer, aerospace, effective September 15, 2018.
August 22, 2018 - Canada's foreign affairs minister says she's "very encouraged" by signals from Washington that the United States and Mexico are close to figuring out their bilateral issues within the three-country North American Free Trade Agreement.