March 22, 2019 – Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the U.S. president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit.
March 21, 2019 – A new report by a green energy think-tank calls for increased investment in electric buses to both reduce emissions and boost Canada's growing manufacturing base of the vehicles.
March 19, 2019 – Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro said Tuesday it had been a targeted by "an extensive cyberattack" through a ransomware virus infecting its key operations and disrupting its IT systems globally.
March 19, 2019 – Unifor says it has suspended a public campaign against General Motors as a result of positive talks with the automaker on preserving jobs in Oshawa, Ont.
March 15, 2019 – The federal government has announced $100 million in funding for small- and medium-sized (SME) steel and aluminum manufacturers.
March 12, 2019 – A type of Takata air bag inflator once thought to be safe has now come under scrutiny after a crash and explosion in Maryland injured the driver of an older Honda minivan.
March 11, 2019 – The president of the United Auto Workers union in the United States warned automakers that the union is prepared to strike if it doesn't get its way in upcoming contract talks.
March 11, 2019 – Several industrial automation and manufacturing companies have been named to the 2019 list for Canada’s Best Managed Companies.
March 7, 2019 – The federal government has announced over three quarters of a million dollars in investments in three Quebec manufacturing companies to expand their operations with new automation equipment.
March 7, 2019 – Ficodis Group, a Quebec-based industrial supply distribution group, will acquire Reliable Bearing, a company specializing in power transmission products.
March 4, 2019 – Mexico's Congress will be asked to approve a major labour-reform bill this spring as a necessary step to ratifying the new North American free-trade pact (USMCA) later this autumn, say Mexican officials.
February 28, 2019 – ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc., the Ontario-based global automation solutions provider, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Comecer S.p.A, a manufacturer of advanced aseptic containment and processing systems for the nuclear medicine and pharmaceutical industries.
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