Aug. 22, 2017 - Optoelectronics group Jenoptik has acquired Five Lakes Automation (FLA), a full-service turnkey provider of automated manufacturing solutions.
Aug. 15, 2017 - With NAFTA negotiations set to begin Wednesday, it’s tempting to think of Canada as the proverbial 90-pound weakling about to get a faceful of sand kicked up by the body-building, muscle-flexing behemoth who lives next door.
Aug. 11, 2017 - U.S. President Donald Trump’s push to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement is putting Mexico in a tough spot, threatening the system that has helped turn the country into a top exporter through low wages, lax regulations and proximity to the United States.
Aug. 10, 2017 - The competition to become one of up to five government-designated technology “superclusters” and draw from a federal funding purse of $950 million has attracted more than 50 proposals.
Aug. 9, 2017 - Ritter Technology, a distributor of industrial motion and control products, has formed a holding company, Motion & Control Enterprises LLC (MCE), to oversee operations for current and recently acquired divisions of the company.
Aug. 8, 2017 - Reko International Group has announced its plans to construct a new manufacturing and innovation facility. Encompassing more than 40,000 square feet of production space, the facility will be adjacent to its current premises on Silver Creek Industrial Drive in Lakeshore, Ont.
Aug. 8, 2017 - The Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC), a not-for-profit consortium serving the Canadian manufacturing industry, says it has added another value-added service to help members support their growth, competitiveness and ability to innovate.
Aug. 3, 2017 - Wakefield Canada and Castrol Industrial North America have entered into an agreement that appoints Wakefield Canada as the exclusive national distributor of Castrol Industrial lubricant products in Canada.
Jul. 30, 2017 - Manufacturing AUTOMATION was there as M&R Automation Canada celebrated the grand opening of its relocated headquarters in North York, Ont. Located at 355 Norfinch Drive, the new facility boasts 32,000 square feet for sales, project management, mechanical and electrical design and assembly departments.
Jul. 30, 2017 - The Pilz GmbH & Co. KG group of companies says it has increased its turnover to 306 million euro while increasing its workforce to around 2,200 employees in 40 subsidiaries. As a result of this success, Pilz plans to invest around seven million euro in research & development at its Ostfildern, Germany, headquarters.
Jul. 28, 2017 - Qosina Corporation has acquired Alpha Industries, a disposable component manufacturer headquartered in Clearwater, Fla. The entire range of Alpha Industries’ plastic forceps, clamps and bowls are now available on qosina.com as an extension to the stock components already in inventory.
Jul. 18, 2017 - The Timken Company has announced its majority-owned subsidiary, Timken India Ltd., has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ABC Bearings Ltd., a manufacturer of tapered, cylindrical and spherical roller bearings, and slewing rings in India.
Jul. 17, 2017 - Fives Landis Corp, a manufacturer of precision grinding solutions and grinding accessories, will open its first North American technology centre at its headquarters in Hagerstown, Md.
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