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Spark &  Co. expands

March 5, 2014

Spark & Co. Blainville, QC, is expanding its operations with a new warehousing facility in Vancouver, BC, "to better service our customers in Western Canada," says Guy Belanger, vice president.

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ARKU Leveler after a rebuild

March 3, 2014

ARKU, Cincinnati, OH, has created a rebuilding service for its levelers and coil lines in North America.

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Hypertherm 100 per cent employee owned

February 6, 2014

Hypertherm is now a 100 per cent employee owned company. The company made the transition and the annoucement in mid-January.

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FMS has slashed build times of its subsea tree hydraulic control systems for wellheads using Unison's all electric tube bending machines

February 6, 2014

A manufacturer of subsea tree hydrualic control systems for wellheads has slashed build times and multiplied its manufacturing capacity with the use of all electric tube bending machines from Unison.

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Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, Economic Development for Southern Ontario Minister Gary Goodyear and Airbus Helicopters Canada CEO Romain Trapp inspect a helicopter at the company's Fort Erie, ON, plant.

February 5, 2014

Airbus Helicopters Canada (formerly Eurocopter Canada) is adding a new productin line at its Fort Erie, ON, helicopter manufacturing facility. The expansion will create approximately 40 new high-skill manufacturing jobs.

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February 4, 2014

EOS of North America Inc., Nov, MI, and aerospace giant Airbus Group Innovations have partnered together in a study to illustrate the environmental and cost saving benefits of 3D printing in aerospace manufacturing.

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January 27, 2014

A video showcasing Salvagnini bending technology.

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January 27, 2014

Canadian elevator manufacturer discusses benefits of Prima Power Platino laser cutting.

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December 17, 2013

Canadian manufacturing sales continued to climb in October, yet another sign that the economy is gaining steam and will continue to grow in 2014.

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December 9, 2013

Ontario manufacturers will soon be getting support for advanced manufacturing practices through a newly announced Advanced Manufacturing Fund.

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Amada's fiber laser cutting machine, ENSIS 3015 AJ

December 9, 2013

The ENSIS 3015 AJ fiber laser cutting machine from Amada made its global debut at FABTECH 2013 in Chicago, IL.

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TRUMPF pulse lasers

December 6, 2013

TRUMPF, Bosch and the University of Jena have won the German Future Prize for their work on ultra-short pulse lasers for industrial production.

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November 29, 2013

Mazak Optoincis Tube Gear laser for high speed cutting in tube and pipe applications.

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Salvagnini S4Xe  option B- 2013

November 23, 2013

Salvagnini is expanding is presence in Canada with a service office, spare parts warehouse and showroom in Mississauga, ON.

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Snakebit F-100

November 14, 2013

A Saskatoon, SK, machine shop that built an innovative truck to raise funds for a children's hospital is now hoping to raise even more funds when the truck becomes the first ever Canadian charity vehicle to be auctioned off at the Barrett Jackson auction in Scottsdale, AR, in January.

Named the "Snakebit F-100", it made its North American debut at SEMA, the largest automotive aftermarket parts show in the world, held in Las Vegas, NV, earlier this month. The vehicle was displayed at Ford's booth at SEMA. 

Read the story behind the creation of the Snakebit F-100 truck.

 

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FABTECH CANADA

November 13, 2013

The organizers of FABTECH Canada have announced they are expanding the 2014 event, slated for March 18 to 20 at the Toronto Congress Centre.

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November 12, 2013

Eight Elements of a Successful Online Marketing Plan: Book Review

Many small business owners know that they should develop an online presence,but they're unsure of what to do and where to start. Annie Tsai breaks thisprocess down into eight understandable—and doable—elements.

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Proform 2013

November 8, 2013

The new Proform press brake from Cincinnati Inc. adds dual pressure transducers on its hydraulic cylinders for increased tonnage accuracy, and digital encoders to deliver ±0.0004 in. (0.01 mm) ram repeatability for close-tolerance forming and higher part quality. The press brake's PC-based control is now bed-mounted to the machine with a swinging pendent arm mount, and has been upgraded to include a trackball and keyboard.

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November 7, 2013

by Mary Scianna

Manufacturers gearing up for growth

The manufacturing industry is undergoing a renaissance.

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