February 15, 2019 – BlackBerry is getting $40 million in federal funding to help it develop technologies for self-driving cars.
February 15, 2019 – Motion Industries, Inc., a distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts, has agreed to acquire an automation and robotics company based in Danvers, Mass.
February 13, 2019 – Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million pickup trucks in North America because the transmissions can suddenly downshift into first gear.
February 13, 2019 - Ontario is considering having large industrial companies pay for pollution if they exceed emissions standards that will be established in the province – a system critics say is the same as the federal carbon tax the government has railed against for months.
February 11, 2019 – Fiat Chrysler is recalling 660,000 heavy-duty trucks worldwide because a loose nut can cause a loss of steering control, in addition to a previously announced recall on light-duty trucks.
February 8, 2019 – Unifor says workers at an autoparts supplier in Whitby, Ont. have walked off the job in solidarity with the union's campaign to save the General Motors assembly plant in Oshawa, Ont.
February 6, 2019 – Bombardier Inc. can rest a little easier after European antitrust authorities blocked a plan by manufacturing giants Siemens and Alstom to merge their rail operations, analysts say.
February 5, 2019 – Emerson has completed its acquisition of Intelligent Platforms from General Electric.
February 4, 2019 – General Motors says it has largely completed salaried job cuts in Canada as part of a wider restructuring announced last November.
February 4, 2019 – Ottawa is dismissing a call from Ontario's economic development minister to drop retaliatory tariffs against the United States, saying doing so would mean "unilateral surrender" to the Americans.
February 4, 2019 – Autoparts maker Brose Fahrzeugteile says it will cut 100 jobs at its London, Ont., operations by the end of the year.
February 4, 2019 – The federal government should consider dropping retaliatory tariffs against the United States, Ontario's economic development minister said Monday, as he and his Quebec counterpart pressed Ottawa for action on American levies on steel and aluminum.
February 4, 2019 – The sting from a major restructuring at General Motors and its planned closings of five North American factories in the coming months is putting thousands of jobs at auto parts suppliers at stake, as well.
February 1, 2019 – The head of Metrolinx says it will impose financial penalties on Bombardier Inc. after the Quebec train maker delivered only half of a promised six vehicles for Toronto's Eglinton Crosstown LRT by today's deadline.
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