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Atlantic Canada’s food processing hit hard by consolidation: report

A new report finds consolidation in Atlantic Canada’s food processing sector has significantly reduced the region’s work force over the last decade, while cutting the number of plants by nearly 25 per cent. >> Read full article

Configure your workplace

You may be thinking about implementing lean manufacturing practices in your facility, or perhaps you have heard about lean manufacturing and want to know more. Whatever the case may be, these tips can help you determine whether your manufacturing process can benefit from lean techniques. >> Read full article

Resolute commits $270M for North American tissue paper plant

Resolute Forest Products says it will build a “state-of-the-art” facility to manufacture at-home, premium private label tissue paper, including bath and towel. Why has the pulp and paper producer decided to diversify into the tissue business? >> Read full article

 
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Manufacturing AUTOMATION now offering webinars!

Manufacturing AUTOMATION now offering webinars!

Our diverse editorial portfolio now includes webinars! In today’s increasingly fast-paced business world, we recognize how difficult it can be to carve out a chunk of your time to attend out-of-office events. Our hope is that with our new webinar series, you will gain insights from industry experts and peers without being limited by a busy schedule and travel expenses. Save the date for our first webinar! >> Learn More…

 
 products 
 

Industrial leak detection kit

Spectronics describes its OPK-441 industrial leak detection kit as a starter kit designed to pinpoint the exact source of all leaks in hydraulic equipment, compressors, engines, gearboxes and fuel systems. >> Read full article

Passive harmonic filters for 5 to 500 HP motors

Schaffner EMC says its ECOSine 60 Hz passive harmonic filters can remove harmful harmonics of a pre-determined order, increase the reliability of supplied power, and extend the service life of downstream components. >> Read full article

Digital insulation meter

The Ideal Industries 61-797 digital insulation meter is an industrial-grade tester designed for commissioning, routine troubleshooting and preventive maintenance to identify whether insulation is performing at a safe level. >> Read full article

 
 Event Calendar 
 

MA Webinar - Testing Emergency Stop Systems

Location: Webinar
Date: June 19, 2015 >> More Info

WMTS - Western Technology Manufacturing Show

Location: Edmonton, Alta.
Date: June 15-17, 2015 >> More Info

Design & Manufacturing Canada

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: June 16-18, 2015 >> More Info