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Report finds Canadian IoT spending to take off this year

Spending on Internet of Things (IoT) is set to take off in Canada in 2015, particular in manufacturing, consumer and insurance, according to a forecast released by International Data Corporation (IDC). >> Read full article

EDC loans Volkswagen EUR400M for North American expansion

To help Volkswagen Group expand its operations in the Southern United States and Mexico, Export Development Canada (EDC) is offering a EUR400-million loan to the German automaker. >> Read full article

HMI market to reach nearly $4B revenue by 2018: Frost & Sullivan

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Global Human Machine Interface Market, finds that the human machine interface (HMI) market earned revenues of $2.94 billion in 2014 and estimates this to reach $3.60 billion in 2018. >> Read full article

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WorldSkills Team Canada 2015 announced!

WorldSkills Team Canada 2015 announced

The members of WorldSkills Team Canada 2015 have been officially announced! Congratulations! The 29-member team represents the country’s best youth in skilled trades and technologies competing in Brazil this August at the 43rd WorldSkills Competition. This year, seven young people are competing in manufacturing-related fields. >> Learn More…


Cyber secure industrial control system

Bedrock Automation, a subsidiary of Maxim Integrated, says its new cyber secure industrial control system (ICS) is the world’s most secure. >> Read full article

Control module features integrated drives

The ACS SPiiPlusCMHV control module claims to manage networks with up to 32 axes and thousands of I/Os with integrated drives that operate from 3-phase 230Vac to 480Vac, or 320Vdc to 670Vdc. >> Read full article

Wire forming machine

Myers Spring Company has added the Wafios 25 wire forming machine to its line of equipment, the first of seven new machines to be added over the next few months it says. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

INCOM 2015

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 11-13, 2015 >> More Info

AME/CME 2015 Canadian Lean Conference

Location: Winnipeg, Man.
Date: June 1-4, 2015 >> More Info

The Big M

Location: Detroit, Mich.
Date: June 2-4, 2015 >> More Info