Feb. 27, 2018 - Yaskawa Motoman is welcoming David Troeter as its new vice-president of customer satisfaction, where he will be responsible for the overall performance of Yaskawa Motoman’s Customer Satisfaction Group (CSG) including field service, technical support, training, spare parts, robot refurbishment and repair, retrofits and aftermarket support sales for the Americas.
Feb. 26, 2018 - Detector Technology, a provider of analytical instrument contract design and manufacturing, has announced the acquisition of long-time partner Scientific Instrument Services (SIS). The two merged companies’ key manufacturing and engineering resources will facilitate customized product development and production solutions for the combined entity’s global OEM clients.
Feb. 24, 2018 - Financial support from the Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) will help six Quebec businesses carry out projects that is expected to generate more than $7.2 million in investments in the region. The projects consist of installing new equipment to increase production and implementing expansion and commercialization strategies.
Feb. 23, 2018 - Lantek has obtained Omax Compatible Partner certification, and as a result it will now be able to integrate its Lantek Expert solution in OMAX waterjet cutting machines.
Feb. 22, 2018 - Photon Control, a developer and supplier of optical measurement technologies, has announced the sale of its optical flow meter (OFM) product line to King’s Energy Services.
Feb. 22, 2018 - German business confidence dropped sharply in February amid increasing concerns about both domestic and international risks.
Feb. 21, 2018 - There are signs that the turmoil in financial markets at the start of February had a negative impact — albeit a short-term one — on the fast-growing 19-country eurozone economy.
Feb. 19, 2018 - Columbia Machine has recently become a certified OTTO Motors Integration Partner, allowing it to incorporate the OTTO 1500 Self Driving Vehicle (SDV) into current and future applications. The OTTO 1500 is a heavy-duty self-driving vehicle that is designed to move pallet loads that weigh up to 3,400 pounds.
Feb. 16, 2018 - Canada’s manufacturing sales in December were $55.5 billion, which was down 0.3 per cent from a revised record high for November, Statistics Canada reported Friday.
Feb. 15, 2018 - Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains has named five technology groups that will each get a piece of up to $950 million in what the government calls its “superclusters” initiative, a high-tech collaboration strategy aimed at fostering growth and creating jobs.
Feb. 15, 2018 - U.S. factory output was unchanged in January for the second straight month after three months of healthy gains.
Feb. 13, 2018 - Not-for-profit consortium Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) has named Kim Wolf field service advisor for the Ontario communities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and Brantford.
Feb. 13, 2018 - The Trudeau government on Thursday will announce the winners of a competition to form technology “superclusters” — a prize that will guarantee the chosen groups a piece of up to $950 million in federal funding.
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