October 24, 2012
GM says double-digit fuel economy gains possible with more substitution for steel and aluminum
General Motors is testing an industry-first thermal-forming process and proprietary corrosion resistance treatment for lightweight magnesium sheet metal that will allow increased use of the high strength alternative to steel and aluminum.
October 18, 2012
Thomas Skinner's Edmonton location hosted an open house on October 4 to celebrate its 30th anniversary and showcase its new showroom and training facility.
October 16, 2012
The Canadian Tooling and Machining Association (CTMA) awarded its annual Apprentice Bursary Awards to four apprentices this year. The awards were presented at CTMA's Annual General Meeting in September at Elm Hurst Inn, Ingersoll, ON.
September 16, 2012
The 100,000 people who converged in Chicago, IL, for the 2012 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), and the millions of dollars several major machine tool builders and cutting tool suppliers reportedly invested in IMTS, all point to a manufacturing rebound.