Jul. 20, 2018 – Endress+Hauser has concluded an agreement with Westburne that makes the electrical distributor its latest Authorized Channel Partner. The agreement leverages the strategic relationship between Rockwell Automation and Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd.
Jul. 20, 2018 - Emerson has completed the purchase of Aventics, a global provider of smart pneumatics technologies that power machine and factory automation applications. The acquisition is said to significantly expand the company’s reach in the growing $13 billion fluid automation market and solidify Emerson’s automation technology presence in Europe.
Jul. 18, 2018 - For the third year in a row, Manufacturers Automation Inc. has been awarded the Outstanding Distributor Achievement Award 2018 from Carlo Gavazzi. Manufacturers Automation Inc. is an electronic and electrical distributor covering the North American industrial marketplace for the past 36 years.
Jul. 16, 2018 - Burloak Technologies, a division of Samuel, Son & Co., Limited, today announced it has joined GE Additive’s newly-launched Manufacturing Partner Network (MPN). As a launch partner for the MPN, Burloak plans to work closely with GE Additive to accelerate the use of additive manufacturing technologies across different market segments.
Jul. 14, 2018 - JMP Solutions, a London, Ontario-based robotic systems integrator, is the recipient of three prestigious awards at the Fanuc America Authorized Systems Integrator Conference and Awards Gala in Clearwater, Fla.
Jul. 13, 2018 - LAPP, a manufacturer of integrated cable and connection technology solutions, has acquired its long-term Swiss distribution partner Volland. Company founder Rudolf Volland and Managing Director Reto Volland signed the purchase agreement with Andreas Lapp, Chairman of the Board of LAPP Holding, and Matthias Lapp, CEO of LAPP for Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Jul. 6, 2018 - The United States and China hiked tariffs Friday on billions of dollars of each other’s goods, launching what Beijing called the “biggest trade war in economic history” in a spiraling dispute over technology.
Jun. 29, 2018 - After considering all its strategic options, Bosch has announced it is looking for a buyer for its packaging machinery business (PA), more specifically the pharmaceuticals and food units of the Packaging Technology division.
Jun. 29, 2018 - JMP Engineering announced it will now be called JMP Solutions. The company, an industrial technology partner to the Fortune 1000, says it has expanded its services and coverage area to meet the needs of customers.
Jun. 28, 2018 - CenterLine (Windsor) Limited has announced the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent 9,895,775 for CenterLine’s High Speed Fastener Welding System. The production assembly equipment integrates both process and product improvements is designed to result in a fastener welding solution suited to handle multiple applications with one machine.
Jun. 28, 2018 - AXYZ International, a global manufacturer of CNC router and knife cutting systems, recently acquired WARDJet, a manufacturer of waterjet cutting systems and custom solutions. Currently, WARDJet machines are demonstrated at WARDJet’s Ohio-based manufacturing facility. Now, AXYZ is installing the WARDJet X-1530 waterjet cutting system in its sales and demonstration facilities in Calgary, Alta., and Burlington, Ont., as well as Anaheim, Calif.
Jun. 26, 2018 - GE is selling its distributed power unit to Advent International for $3.25 billion as it continues to shed businesses.
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.
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