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Latest round of Maple Leaf job cuts affects 400

Meat processor Maple Leaf Foods announced last week it plans to eliminate more than 400 salaried jobs, mostly before the end of the year, as it “works to reduce costs and cut back areas where it says there are too many managers.” >> Read full article

How continuous monitoring improves safety

In an era where functional efficacy has never been more vital, facilities are required to deliver on increased demands. The need for eliminating unplanned downtime, catastrophic breakdowns, and unnecessary maintenance costs in production processes has never been higher. The same is true for ensuring safety of personnel and assets. >> Read full article

Cyberworks Robotics re-enters robotic industrial cleaning market

Great Rock Development’s wholly owned subsidiary Cyberworks Robotics has announced a return to the robotic industrial cleaning market, an industry it says it created 30 years earlier. >> Read full article

ThyssenKrupp shutting down Toronto elevator plant

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Americas has announced the phased closure of its Northern Elevator manufacturing operations in Toronto, Ont., and will consolidate manufacturing at its U.S. operations in Tennessee. The Toronto facility will cease manufacturing effective summer 2016. >> Read full article

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VIDEO: Eaton Power Xpert 9395 UPS hits Canadian market

VIDEO: Eaton Power Xpert 9395 UPS hits Canadian market

Last month, Eaton launched its Power Xpert 9395 high performance 600V uninterruptible power supply (UPS) in Canada, building on the company’s flagship Power Xpert 9395 platform. This is the company’s first all-new 600V UPS solution for the Canadian market in over a decade. The new model promises to deliver up to 10 per cent more power than traditional UPSs, while reducing HVAC and other operational costs. Manufacturing AUTOMATION speaks to the Eaton team to learn more about the 600V unit. >> Watch video now…


Box PC with IoT Gateway solutions

Kontron has launched the KBox A-202, a Box PC supporting Intel Gateway Solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), including those increasingly required in industrial automation, transportation and communications. >> Read full article

Alarm notifications promise improved response times

Win-911 says its smartphone and tablet apps offer in-app sounds will provide better alerts in noisy environments, and enable better response times to active alarm events. >> Read full article

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Annual ARC Industry Forum 2016

Location: Orlando, Fla.
Date: February 8-11, 2016 >> More Info