May 6, 2016
The CWB Group and The Canadian Welding Association (CWA) is providing support for members of the welding community affected by the recent Fort McMurray fire. The fire has devastated many homes and businesses in Fort McMurray and surrouding areas.
May 2, 2016
Canadore College in North Bay, ON, has opened the doors to its ICAMP 2.0 facility, an expansion to its Innovation Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Production (ICAMP).
April 20, 2016
Lockheed Martin Canada has opened the doors to its IMPACT Centre in Ottawa, an innovative demonstration centre that aims to bring industry and academia together for critical research, development and advancement of technology.
April 14, 2016
Walter Surface Technologies has published a white paper on how the Internet of Things is impacting the metalworking shop floor.
April 4, 2016
Engineers at Cornell Univeristy in Ithaca, NY, have developed a hybrid material comprised of stiff metal and soft, prorous rubber foam that combines the best properties of both-stiffness when it's required and elasticity when a change of shape is needed. And, perhaps of greatest importance, the material has the ability to self-heal if damaged.
March 23, 2016
The Ontario government has announced it plans to invest $40 million in advanced manufacturing inititatives in Ontario. The funding is part of a broader provincial $400 million Business Growth Initiative aimed at supporting Ontario's shift towards a high growth innovation economy.