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OMAX expands abrasive waterjet training program

November 4, 2015

OMAX Corp. has increased the capacity of its Kent, WA, training centre to provide customers with more resources to help them maximize productivity of their abrasive waterjet machines.

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November 3, 2015

TRUMPF's TruPunch 2000 is designed with fast tool setup, rotation of all tools and a rigid punching head for complex jobs.

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Manufacturing outlook

November 1, 2015

by Mary Scianna

Businesses remain positive despite economic uncertainty

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A UR10 from Universal Robots unloads metal parts at a press brake at Etalex. Installing the UR10 has made the workplace safer and optimized production, freeing up seven man-hours per day.

October 29, 2015

Collaborative robots improve material handling for Quebec manufacturer

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 Nigel King

October 29, 2015

by Nigel King

Tips on how to use your waterjet more effectively

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Setup requires the import of a graphic file; the machine generates the marking program.

October 29, 2015

Shop Metalworking Technology discusses laser marking with Thomas Burdel, national sales manager for TRUMPF Inc., Farmington, CT.

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Walter Surface Technologies white paper: Cost Savings for Abrasives

October 20, 2015

Walter Surface Technologies has publsihed a white paper that illustrates how manufacturers can achieve cost savings with abrasives in metal finishing applications.

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Precision machining is a growing source of business for Innovative Tool and Die Inc.

October 13, 2015

by Kip Hanson

Photos by Tyler Garnham

BC job shop takes a slow but steady approach to growth

The Problem: Switching machine tool brands to save costs leads to lacklustre results
The Solution: Return to the fold with a vertical machining centre

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think innovation

October 13, 2015

by Tim wilson

Mould, tool and die sector thinks outside the box for success

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Manitoba's one stop tube shop

October 13, 2015

by Tim Wilson

Manitoba’s one-stop tube shop

The Problem: Capacity restraints
The Solution: Expand footprint

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October 10, 2015

Cy Laser's 2 kW fiber laser cutting machine cutting 1mm stainless steel using the company's flycut mode.
194 square holes and 194 hexagonal holes.

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Customers watch a 4 kw fiber laser in action at TRUMPF's facility in Mississauga.

October 9, 2015

Ontario fabricators interested in laser technology attended a TRUMPF seminar on October 8 to learn about laser cutting and laser welding.

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Price Dynamics

October 1, 2015

Price DynamicsA new online resource aims to level the playing field for metals buyers by creating an objective and anonymous materials pricing platform to help them benchmark raw material market prices.

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Linda Hasenfratz, CEO of Linamar, CMTS 2015 keynote speaker

September 25, 2015

SME CMTS 2015

Canadian manufacturers can compete and win on a global scale if they devote themselves to innovation in their products and processes, and efficiency in their operations. That’s the message from the keynote speaker at the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS) Linda Hasenfratz, CEO Linamar Corp.

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LVD CADMAN Suite 2

September 24, 2015

Economic uncertainty often holds businesses back from investing in their operations. Not so in Europe. While business admittedly has slowed down in the continent, metal fabrication shops continue to invest in new technologies. This was clearly evident during a recent trip to Europe and visits to five metal fabrication shops in The Netherlands, part of a North American press tour hosted by LVD Group.

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LVD Strippit enters deal with AltaMAR to offer tube laser cutting

September 21, 2015

LVD Co. has entered an operational merger with US tube laser cutting machine manufacturer AltaMAR that will allow LVD to expand into the tube cutting market.

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mining resources

September 7, 2015

by Tim Wilson

Finding success in Canada’s resources sector

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Weldco-Beales has invested in Lincoln welding equipment and positioners,

September 7, 2015

by Mary Scianna

imagae by Klint Burton

Western Canadian machinery attachment OEM invests in technology for growth

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The Zwetsloot brothers with machine operator Les McCrory, check on the progress of part being fiber laser cut.

September 6, 2015

by Kip Hanson

The Problem: Minimizing costs while creating additional sales opportunities
The Solution: Investment in fiber laser technology

Ontario fabricator enjoys steady growth in a competitive economy

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