Bombardier cautions major layoffs at QC rail plant on horizon without any new orders

At least half of the plant’s 600 jobs are on the line once the contract to make new subway cars for Montreal’s metro system ends. MONTREAL — The railway division of Bombardier Inc. says losing out on a large electric train contract in Montreal may force …

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Mortgage company layoffs hit Charlotte area, other U.S. offices

Movement Mortgage quietly laid off employees at its Indian Land, S.C., headquarters late last week as well as other offices across the U.S. The home lender confirmed Thursday’s layoffs of about 75 people in operations roles. Cuts were split evenly among …

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Bombardier’s La Pocatière plant says hundreds of layoffs could come without a new contract

MONTREAL — The railway division of Bombardier Inc. says losing out on a large electric train contract in Montreal may force it to lay off workers this fall at its plant in La Pocatière unless it wins some new contracts. Spokesman Eric Prud’homme …

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Bombardier faces big layoffs

The railway division of Bombardier Inc. says losing out on a large electric train contract in Montreal may force it to lay off workers this fall at its plant in La Pocatiere, Que., unless it wins some new contracts. Spokesman Eric Prud’homme describes the …

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Layoffs hit Gorman’s mill

A lagging supply has led West Kelowna’s Gorman Bros. Lumber to lay off at least 20 employees. Nick Arkle, Gorman’s co-CEO, says the mill has cut down its third shift over the past few weeks as it adjusts to a dwindling supply of logs left over from the …

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Fairview Health Services Confirms 65 Layoffs in January

A spokesperson for Fairview Health Services confirms the company laid off 65 employees in January, while other positions were removed by attrition (not filling vacancies after retirements, employees moving from full-time to part-time status, etc.). The …

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