October 2, 2015
The Canadian Welding Association (CWA) Foundation has created an industry repository for welding equipment and materials to ease the financial burden of running secondary school welding programs.
September 25, 2015
Canadian manufacturers can compete and win on a global scale if they devote themselves to innovation in their products and processes, and efficiency in their operations. That’s the message from the keynote speaker at the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS) Linda Hasenfratz, CEO Linamar Corp.
September 17, 2015
The CWA Foundation and the Marinucci Family Foundation plan to donate $500,000 to high school welding programs in Canada. Each secondary school will receive $5,000 annually over ten years. CWA made the annoucnement at the CanWeld Conference in St. John's, NL. At the same time, the CWA Foundation plans to establish a welding program at a secondary school in Newfoundland.
August 20, 2015
Irving Oil has announced plans to invest $200 million in a turnaround project at its Sain John, NB, facility that is expected to generate approximately 3,000 jobs for onsite workers.
August 13, 2015
Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc.has acquired Specialised Welding Products (SWP), a privately held provider of specialty welding consumables in Australia and New Zealand.