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Trudeau announces two way investment deal with India worth $1 billion

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:30:11 +0000

Mumbai, India – Some of India’s biggest companies say they will invest more than $250 million in Canada, in everything from pulp mills to pharmaceuticals and the IT sector. Canadian companies, meanwhile, plan to invest $750 million in India. The

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Statistics Canada says wholesale sales fall 0.5 per cent in December

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:23:12 +0000

Ottawa – Statistics Canada says wholesale sales fell 0.5 per cent to $63 billion in December, the first decrease in three months. Economists had expected an increase of 0.4 per cent, according to Thomson Reuters. Sales fell in five of

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Webcast: Reliability Centered Maintenance Re-Engineered RCM-R(r) – An Introduction

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:25:21 +0000

Join PEMAC for our next complimentary lunch and learn webcast​​ where participants will gain tools and tips can use to strive for excellence in asset management, maintenance and reliability. James Reyes-Picknell, Managing Consultant, Conscious Group Inc. and Jesus Sifonte –

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Webcast: Asset Decision Framework for Optimal Value

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:23:13 +0000

Join PEMAC for our next complimentary lunch and learn webcast​​ where participants will gain tools and tips can use to strive for excellence in asset management, maintenance and reliability. Nigel D’Souza, Asset Management Consultant at the City of Mississauga, will

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Webcast: An Open Letter to Our Future Senior Leaders

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:20:51 +0000

Join PEMAC for our next complimentary lunch and learn webcast​​ where participants will gain tools and tips can use to strive for excellence in asset management, maintenance and reliability. Paul Daoust, Founder, Scio Asset Management will present: An Open Letter

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PEMAC Fort McMurray Chapter Professional Development Event

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:16:37 +0000

The Plant Engineering and Maintenance Association of Canada (PEMAC) Fort McMurray Chapter invites you to join them for its next Professional Development event. Don’t miss the opportunity to develop your knowledge and network with local professionals. Date: March 28 Time:

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PEMAC Winnipeg Chapter Event

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:13:52 +0000

PEMAC’s Winnipeg Chapter will be hosting its first professional development event for its members and we’d love for you to join us! The evening will be an informal round-table discussion entitled: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of CMMS/EAM/ERP

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February 2018

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:06:13 +0000

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TransCanada going ahead with $2.4 billion expansion of NGTL system

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 19:04:06 +0000

Calgary – TransCanada Corp. is going ahead with a $2.4-billion expansion of its NGTL natural gas system in Western Canada, the company said Thursday as it reported a swing to profitability in its fourth-quarter. The Calgary-based company reported net income

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US factory output flat for 2nd straight month

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:52:25 +0000

Washington – U.S. factory output was unchanged in January for the second straight month after three months of healthy gains. The Federal Reserve says production fell in wood products, aircraft and a category including concrete and glass. Yet factories also

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Jobs to blossom, production to grow under Manitoba potato plant expansion

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:49:59 +0000

Portage La Prairie, Man. – A major expansion project has been announced for a Manitoba potato-processing plant that’s expected to create about 90 new full-time jobs. J.R. Simplot Co. and the provincial government have outlined details of the $460-million expansion

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Despite lip service on reducing waste, Ottawa gave plastics giant $35M grant

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:46:13 +0000

Ottawa – The Liberal government gave $35 million to a chemical company that makes plastic resins just one day before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised to use Canada’s G7 presidency to get other nations to commit to reducing or phasing

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Advanced manufacturing supercluster wins federal funding

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:46:03 +0000

Ottawa – When small, medium-sized and large companies, academic institutions and not-for-profit organizations come together to generate bold ideas, Canadians benefit from more well-paying jobs, groundbreaking research and a world-leading innovation economy. That’s why the Government of Canada is investing

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Rio Tinto invests C$250 million to extend operations at Vaudreuil alumina refinery

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 19:19:20 +0000

Montreal – Rio Tinto will invest C$250 million to extend operations at the Vaudreuil alumina refinery, in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada. Rio Tinto Aluminium chief executive Alf Barrios said “This investment will extend operations at the Vaudreuil refinery

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Timken named one of the world’s most ethical companies for the eighth time

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:53:38 +0000

North Canton, Ohio – The Timken Company, a global leader in bearings and mechanical power transmission products, has once again been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the world’s most ethical companies. “This award is in recognition of

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Using virtual reality to train industrial workforce

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:49:25 +0000

Houston – Honeywell announced a cloud-based simulation tool that uses a combination of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) to train plant personnel on critical industrial work activities. With as much as 50 percent of industrial plant personnel due

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Former B.C. premier Christy Clark says blocking Trans Mountain is ‘illegal’

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:25:29 +0000

Ottawa – British Columbia’s efforts to block the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion are illegal and will hurt all of Canada, says the former B.C. premier who originally approved the interprovincial project. The way B.C.’s New Democrat government is handling Trans

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Oil and gas price shocks make producers hedge their bets with forward contracts

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:22:56 +0000

Calgary – Like gamblers who have been burned too often, Canadian energy producers are lining up to “hedge their bets” on oil and gas by locking in price contracts today for deliveries to be made months or years from now.

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Auto industry skeptical of Canadian TPP side deal on autos with Japan

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:18:17 +0000

Ottawa – Auto workers and manufacturers are rejecting assertions by Canada’s trade minister that the county won major access for them into the highly protected Japanese market in the recently rebooted Trans-Pacific Partnership. International Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne told the

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Energy: Ottawa’s new rules create more uncertainty

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 21:24:59 +0000

Montreal – The new review process for industrial projects unveiled by Ottawa risks hurting the Canadian economy’s competitiveness even more by creating greater uncertainty among investors, points out the MEI, adding that the energy sector is already going through a

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