Jun. 22, 2018 - automatica 2018 set new records: More than 46,000 visitors (+ 7 per cent) and 890 exhibitors (+ 7 per cent). Trade Fair Managing Director Falk Senger: “automatica addresses the future topics of human-robot collaboration, digital transformation in production, and service robotics. The strong results show: The history of automation and robotics is being written here in Munich.”
Jun. 22, 2018 - A Chinese automaker that wants to bring out a line of electric cars with some self-driving capabilities has selected BlackBerry Ltd. to provide software designed to ensure critical systems can run safely at all times.
Jun. 21, 2018 - Hexagon AB has announced the acquisition of Spring Technologies, a software provider specializing in integrated solutions for optimizing the machining workflow through machine tool simulation, toolpath verification and optimization, and machine tool management.
Jun. 21, 2018 - A Canadian drywall manufacturer has launched its second trade complaint in two years alleging that the building panels are being dumped by U.S. competitors at unfair prices.
Jun. 18, 2018 - U.S. industrial production slipped 0.1 per cent in May, primarily dragged by a drop in manufacturing caused by a major fire at a parts supplier for trucks.
Jun. 18, 2018 - Canadian manufacturing sales unexpectedly fell in April as sales in the petroleum and coal products and transportation equipment industries dropped.
Jun. 14, 2018 - 2018 is a special year for Danfoss Drives, and a milestone in the company’s history. Fifty years ago, Danfoss was the first company to mass-produce AC drives. Since then, Danfoss has specialized in drives technology and digital solutions that enable customers to thrive in a world that is rapidly changing.
Jun. 14, 2018 - Amada Miyachi America, a manufacturer of resistance welding, laser welding, marking, cutting, and micro machining equipment and systems, has appointed Kurt A. Tolliver as Vice President Sales. A 20-year veteran of the company, Tolliver previously managed the company’s southern U.S., Mexico, Central America, and European sales networks.
Jun. 14, 2018 - Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), a not-for-profit consortium serving and supporting Canada’s manufacturing industry, has announced the retirement of Glenn Durnford, field service advisor for Nova Scotia, as of August 31.
Jun. 10, 2018 - Rittal Systems Ltd. has announced 3 Phase Power Systems as its latest Rittal Power Distribution Certified Systems Integrator. Rittal’s Certified System Integrators demonstrate “exceptional knowledge and experience” in specifying and configuring Rittal enclosure, climate control and power distribution systems, describes the company.
Jun. 8, 2018 - JR Automation, a provider of intelligent automated manufacturing and distribution technology solutions headquartered in Holland, Mich., announced today it has acquired Esys Automation.
Jun. 5, 2018 - The British economy appears to be bouncing back following a period of near-stagnation that had reinforced fears about the impact of Brexit, surveys indicated Tuesday.
Jun. 3, 2018 - The Global Automakers of Canada, on behalf of its 15 member companies, reiterated the concerns of the membership regarding the steel and aluminum tariffs imposed by the president of the United States on NAFTA partners as well as the European Union.
Jun 3, 2018 - Another month of strong hiring drove the nation’s unemployment rate down to 3.8 per cent — tantalizingly close to the level last seen in 1969, when Detroit still dominated the auto industry and the Vietnam War was raging.
Jun 3, 2018 - Canada’s tariffs on imported U.S. goods – everything from strawberry jam to sleeping bags – could steer consumers to seek out cheaper, made-in-Canada alternatives, but domestic industry players are fearful that input costs will rise and American politicians could retaliate in kind.
September 10-15, 2018
AI Manufacturing 2018
September 12-13, 2018
International Robot Safety Conference 2018
October 9-11, 2018
Advanced Design and Manufacturing Expo 2018
November 14-15, 2018