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Co-op Students the Key to Plant Managers’ Success

April 6, 2022 Paul Hogendoorn EMC Member Blogs

New technology has its advantages, but it is not as exciting to the ‘more seasoned’ crowd as it is the younger generation that embraces it naturally and enthusiastically.

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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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