Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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Women in Manufacturing 2024
March 6, 2024 at 1:00pm ET

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At Niagara College’s Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC), you can access leading-edge technology, including equipment and software, as well as expert staff to support your innovation goals. We specialize in precision metrology, prototype design and development, and digital manufacturing (industry 4.0). From day-to-day support in your quality department to long-range new product plans, WAMIC is your competitive advantage.

Our services include:

  • Metrology
    • From tactile CMM accuracy down to 4um, to laser tracker distances of 35m, WAMIC has a range of 3-Dimensional Metrology Equipment to support your small part, sheet metal, assembly fixture, and facility measurement needs. WAMIC can come to your location or measure your part at our laboratory in Welland. Post-processing with our state-of-the-art analysis software provides the answers you need.
  • Prototype design and development
    • With access to 3D design software, a unique workshop with a small CNC mill, an electronics workshop, and additive manufacturing capabilities, the team at WAMIC can design and prototype your new product idea.
  • Digital manufacturing
    • Whether it be a complex virtual reality collaboration space, digital twinning of your facilities and equipment, or support for your migration from pen and paper to spreadsheets and the cloud, the team at WAMIC is here to support you as you digitize your operations.

Project intake is ongoing with funding available to help make these services accessible to small businesses, covering a portion of the total project cost. Learn more about resources, capabilities, and project successes at