September 9, 2019 – Mecademic, the manufacturer of compact industrial robotic arms, has been awarded over $600,000 from the federal government in a $1.9-million round of non-repayable funding that is allowing three Montreal-based SMEs to make automation improvements.
September 3, 2019 – Union members at Nemak of Canada Corporation held a work stoppage on September 2 to protest the company's decision to close its plant in Windsor, Ontario.
September 3, 2019 – The United Auto Workers union has picked General Motors as the target company for this year's contract talks with Detroit's three automakers.
September 3, 2019 – The September 2019 digital edition of Manufacturing AUTOMATION is now available!
September 2, 2019 – Two surveys of Chinese manufacturing show demand is weak amid a mounting tariff war with Washington over trade and technology.
August 30, 2019 – The federal government has announced over $5.7 million in funding for 10 Alberta steel and aluminum producers to drive greater productivity, adopt new technologies and create jobs.
August 29, 2019 – A long-time Winnipeg steel construction plant will close its doors next month.
August 28, 2019 – Automotive parts manufacturer Adient will produce a new product line for the Ford F-150 that is projected to create between 70 to 100 jobs at its facility in Tillsonburg, Ontario.
August 28, 2019 – Four Quebec manufacturers in the steel and aluminum sector are receiving over $2.1 million from the federal government to increase productivity and add automated equipment.
August 27, 2019 – ArcelorMittal Long Products Canada will acquire the assets of Legault Métal, a metals recycling company in Quebec.
August 27, 2019 – Kaman Distribution, an industrial systems and solutions provider, has been sold to affiliates of Littlejohn & Co, a private equity firm.
August 23, 2019 – As global leaders gather on two continents to take account of a darkening economic outlook, this is the picture they face:
August 22, 2019 – An Ontario automotive parts manufacturer is receiving nearly $2.5 million from the federal government to incorporate advanced robotics and automation into its operations.
August 20, 2019 – For the second month in a row, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made a billion-dollar funding announcement for public transit in Quebec, a province whose support he badly needs to maintain power come election time in October.
Autonomous Mobile Robot Conference
September 17, 2019
Weidmuller Open House
September 17, 2019
International Metrology Congress
September 24-26, 2019
CMTS: Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show
September 30-3, 2019
October 1, 2019