The new plant is expected to recycle 45 million kilograms of aluminum each year.
Quebec-based aerospace company Heroux-Devtek Inc. has reported lower fourth-quarter profit.
Two of the company’s biggest strengths are its engineering chops and a determination to develop their own mold design technologies.
A whole slew of reasons – from cost, to shipping time – are why manufacturers are deciding to bring work back from overseas.
The March breakdown for Canada showed sales declining in 10 of 21 industries, accounting for about one-third of manufacturing.
The company is preparing for the first flight of its new A350 long-range aircraft that is aimed at rivaling Boeing’s 777 and 787.
Bob Wolcott came to metalworking from an interesting background — pitching for the Seattle Mariners.
Bombardier said one unnamed customer was forced to cancel its order for three CSeries planes due to financial trouble, but that was described as “immaterial”.
Analysts describe it as the “first domino” needed to achieve Bombardier’s long-term targets.
The closure comes after last year’s controversial closing of a Caterpillar locomotive plant in London, Ontario.
A survey for Industry Canada found almost 13 per cent of Canadians are so-called “private innovators,” who could create new products.
The expansion will add 200 full-time jobs upon completion.