Click image to enlarge

The world's only full scale, one-to-one metal replica of Canada's Avro Arrow RL-203, will be on display at the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS), which runs September 30 to October 3 at The International Centre, Mississauga, ON.

The aircraft was designed and hand-built by volunteers of the former Canadian Air & Space Museum. The Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow stands 50 ft wide, has a tail height of 25 ft, canopy height of 14.5 ft and length of 85 ft.

For details about CMTS visit it online. 

Walter Tools acquires U.S. business Melin Tool Company

German tooling manufacturer Walter AG has reached an agreement to acquire the Ohio-based Melin Tool Company, a privately-owned manufacturer of solid carbide and HSS end mills, drills and countersinks.

CME's pre-budget wish list for manufacturing

With the release of Canada’s federal budget set for April 19, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) is stressing the importance of strengthening the manufacturing sector.

Steve de Kleine joints Komet in Canada

Steve de Kleine has joined Komet of Canada Tooling Solutions, Mississauga, ON, as technical specialist.

EMAG Acquires CNC lathe specialist Scherer Feinbau

Machine tool manufacturer EMAG Group has acquired specialty CNC maker Scherer Feinbau, based in Alzenau, Germany. 

Manufacturers, Canada needs you

The federal government has put out a call to all Canadian manufacturing companies to help shore up health care supplies desperately needed to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic.

Mazak adds new Western Canadian distributor

Mazak Corp. has added a new Western Canadian distributor and gone direct in BC as part of a new strategic business move.

KPU welding instructor awarded for teaching excellence

Al Azadwinder Singh Sumal, a welding instructor at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU), has been named the 2018 Howard E. Adkins Memorial Instructor Membership Award recipient by the American Welding Society.

MicroStep expands North American footprint

MicroStep is expanding its North American presence with the launch of a new subsidiary, MicroStep USA. The Slovakian based manufacturer of CNC cutting machines such as plasma and oxyfuel machines, laser utting, waterjet and pipe and profile cutting machines, expanded in Canada in 2015 with the opening of its Canadian subsidiary, MicroStep Canada, headed by president Kal Shergill and based in Burlington, ON.

Does Digital Make Sense?

by Kip hanson

Weighing the pros and cons of Industry 4.0 

CMTS 2017

SME Canada, the organizer of the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS) wants to bring attendees an innovative experience like no other in the industry.

INKAS introduces armoured 2019 Escalade platform

INKAS Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has introduced its Armored Cadillac Escalade “Chairman Package” for 2019.

Rollomatic appoints new COO for North American division

The Rollomatic Group has appointed Joe Kane as Group COO for both Rollomatic Inc and Strausak Inc. Kane will continue to hold his position as president of Strausak Inc.

Bombardier ramps up Montreal production, hiring 1,000

Bombardier Inc. is planning to hire about 1,000 people as part of its production ramp-up of its new Global 7000 business jets, according to a source.

Renishaw and Altair launch joint AM production projects

Renishaw has joined forces with enterprise engineering software provider Altair to launch a series of projects aimed at bringing additive manufacturing into serial end use production.

Ontario's high electrical costs to blame for manufacturing job losses: report

It will come as no surprise to anyone involved in manufacturing in Ontario, but a new Fraser Institute report confirms what many already know: high electrical costs have driven thousands of manufacturing jobs out of the province.

Stay In Touch

twitter facebook linkedIn