December 8, 2014
Ottawa is investing millions of dollars in Pratt & Whitney's Mississauga, ON, facility, according to a news story from The Toronto Star.
November 25, 2014
The Federal government has committed $9 million to help support skills training in manufacturing in southern Ontario.
November 14, 2014
While new and innovative machines were in abundance at FABTECH 2014, what dominated the show floor was software and how suppliers are harnessing the power of software technology to create smarter fabricating solutions.
November 7, 2014
Canadian employment rose for the second consecutive month, up 43,000 in October, pushing the unemployment rate down to 0.3 percentage points to 6.5 per cent, the lowest rate since November 2008, according to the latest figures from Statistics Canada.
November 4, 2014
By Billing Canning, CWB Group
The first joint Canadian Welding Association (CWA) and International Institute of Welding (IIW) CanWeld Conference 2014 was a great success. The conference's theme was "Welding in the Arctic" focusing on the best welding applications and advanced research topics associated with welding in sub-arctic climates.
October 30, 2014
Siemens Canada Ltd., Oakville, ON, will soon be busy building more wind tubines at its Tillsonburg, ON, manufacturing and assembly facility after securing a deal to deliver and install 46 direct drive win turbines to the Cedar Point project in Sarnia, ON.
October 29, 2014
There might have been some apprehension when the summer camp students first walked into the welding shop in St. Joseph High School in Edmonton, Alberta, but in short order, excitement soon took over and their attention was completely focused on all the arcs and sparks, while their imaginations ran wild with all of the possibilities of turning metal into something cool.
October 27, 2014
EuroBLECH, the 23rd international sheet metalworking technology exhibition in Hanover Germany, closed its doors on October 25, bringing together close to 60,000 visitors from around the world.