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Joseph Tabri is the new president at Komet of Canada Tooling Solutions, Newmarket, ON. He has more than 20 years of experience in executive management and metal cutting sales. Most recently, he was vice president of sales and marketing for KAR Industrial, a distributor of precision tools.

Komet of Canada Tooling Solutions

Windsor manufacturing researcher named to Order of Canada

University of Windsor professor Hoda ElMaraghy has been awarded the Order of Canada for her contributions to the field of mechanical engineering.

$5 M government support for 3D manufacturing

The Federal Government has announced a $5 million investment to support additive manufacturing developments in Western Canada.

Tough cuts

by Mary Scianna

Cutting super alloys requires skill, experience and industry know-how

Aluminum welding training

For those interested in brushing up on their aluminum welding knowledge, The Lincoln Electric Co. is offering technical training through a selection of upcoming seminars.

McMaster opens $11 M engineering hands-on learning centre

McMaster University's Faculty of Engineering has opened a 28,000 sq ft student centre for hands-on learning.

EMAG adds new Canadian sales rep

Jeff Moore has joined EMAG as regional sales manager to service the Canadian market.

Manufacturing slump Continued into 2020: IHS Markit

The latest numbers from the IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) indicate the Canadian manufacturing sector had little in reserve when the coronavirus pandemic brought a halt to the global economy. 

Shell proposes massive Alberta carbon capture project

Shell Canada has filed a proposal to build a large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at its Scotford Complex near Edmonton.

DMG Mori's AGV-based factory boost production 30%

DMG MORI has revolutionized the production of its monoBLOCK five-axis machining centres with a new 4,000 square-metre (43055.64 square-foot) Excellence Factory at DECKEL MAHO Pfronten.

Workplace safety milestone for Alberta fabricator

Waiward, an Edmonton, AB, steel fabricator and provider of construction services, has achieved a milestone in workplace safety: one million hours without a Lost Time Incident (LTI) at is Edmonton, AB, facility.

Thomas Skinner celebrates 30th anniversary

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. 

Welding association CWB Group rebrands under one name

Following on the heels of its 70th anniversary, The CWB Group is rebranding its different business units under one brand, CWB. The organization says the initiative will help industry more easily identify the CWB's complete offerings.

Quebec firm acquires machine shop business JLM Usinage

Mundial Group, St. Lambert-de-Lauzon, QC, has aquired JLM Usinage Inc., of St. Augustin-de-Desmaures, QC, a machine shop specializing in pharmaceutical, medical, scientific, optical, electronics, food and industrial sectors.

Revealing hidden costs

What is the true cost of financing machinery and equipment?

by Daniel Wittlin and Adrian Isaacs

When looking to get a bank loan to finance machinery many companies only consider the rate of interest quoted by their bank.

Solid carbide reamers

Thenew Walter Titex solid carbide reamers are offered in sizes up to 13 mm diameter; above that sized diameter they have a solid carbide head. The reamers feature shank tolerance of h6 according to DIN 6535 HA and come in two versions:

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