EMC Member Blogs

SW Ontario EMC Consortium – 2020 Year End Review

December 7, 2020 Jason Bates EMC Member Blogs

It goes without saying that 2020 was a year like no other for manufacturers in SW Ontario. This year has also been the most active year for the Consortium. The level of local manufacturers working together to help each other grow and continuously improve had never been higher.

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EMC SW Ontario Starts out 2020 with 3 Great SIG Events!

March 4, 2020 Jason Bates EMC Member Blogs

It has been great seeing over 250 SW Ont EMC Members at these sessions to start the year! More great sessions to come in 2020!

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Larsen & Shaw Limited – 100 Years of Metalforming

May 24, 2019 Larsen & Shaw Limited EMC Member Blogs

In 1918, having developed a desire to stay in Canada and learning of a defunct metal working company in Walkerton that manufactured saddle hardware, Carl Larsen set out on horseback to make the 160 km trip from Woodstock. He liked what he saw and a partnership with Farquhar Shaw was formed.

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EMC's First PEI Manufacturing Essentials Certification Supervisor Stream!

September 27, 2018 EMC Canada EMC Member Blogs

First Manufacturing Essentials Certification(MEC) program in Summerside, PEI. Supervisors learning problem-solving and team collaboration skills & generating real business impact results with Workplace Performance Projects.

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September 11, 2018 Shawn Casemore EMC Member Blogs

We are living in exciting times, and no sector demonstrates this better than manufacturing in Grey County. Despite the closure of a few long-standing landmarks in the local area in recent years, there are still dozens of manufacturers who are thriving in the region, growing their products and their staff at the same time. The economic benefits are realized not only by the local community, but also by the very employees that have the good fortune to work and live in such a beautiful area

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