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Company fined $80,000 after worker suffers fractures, burns in explosion

Precision Technologies, a division of Magna Powertrain, pleaded guilty and has been fined $80,000 after a worker suffered fractures and burns in a workplace explosion. What happened? >> Read full article

February RBC PMI hits 49.4, the highest since August

Overall business conditions across the manufacturing sector moved another step closer to stabilization in February, according to the latest RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (RBC PMI), with output and new orders both continuing to fall at slower rates than those seen at the end of 2015. >> Read full article

B.C. to lead 2016 provincial economic growth: Conference Board

A new report by the Conference Board of Canada says strong economic growth in British Columbia is expected to lead to a wave of migration from provinces hit by low oil prices. >> Read full article

Windsor begins 2017 Chrysler Pacifica production

The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica has begun production at FCA US LLC’s Windsor, Ont., assembly plant, says the automaker. Constructed on an “all-new platform,” the vehicle is scheduled to hit dealer showrooms this spring. >> Read full article

Viscor receives $100,000 for new equipment from FedDev Ontario

Viscor, an independent producer of LED and fluorescent lighting products in Canada, has been awarded $100,000 from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) to purchase equipment and boost its competitive position in global supply chains. >> Read full article

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Posital supports online education tool University4Industry

Posital supports online education tool University4Industry

Posital-Fraba has announced its support for University4Industry, a new startup that aims to provide individuals and companies with opportunities to learn about the knowledge- and communications-based technologies that are changing how industries are designing, building, delivering and supporting their products and services. >> Learn More…


DriveWare configuration software 7.3

Advanced Motion Control has released DriveWare 7.3 (DW7.3) software for DigiFlex Performance servo drives, which it says enables new capabilities in DigiFlex Performance servo drives. >> Read full article

Intelligent RTU

Advantech says its ADAM-3600 Intelligent RTU utilizes TagLink technology, a modular wireless expansion system, which allows engineers to “assign real meaning to the data they manage and makes it easier to maintain.” >> Read full article

Brushless DC motor

ElectroCraft, the global fractional horsepower motor and motion solutions provider, has expanded its brushless DC motor offering with the RPX22 and RPX32. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Hannover Messe 2016

Location: Hannover, Germany
Date: April 25-29, 2016 >> More Info

Partners in Prevention

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: April 26-27, 2016 >> More Info

DEX Expo - Mississauga

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: May 17, 2016 >> More Info

Automatica 2016

Location: Munich, Germany
Date: June 21-24, 2016 >> More Info