Peter Burrell joins Amada Canada
- March 21, 2014
He has more than 24 years of experience in the sheet metal fabrication business. He will be based out of the Mississauaga, ON, office.
The Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA) is partnering with the Ontario government to deliver automotive job placements and training.
The downturn in the global manufacturing sector eased in June, according to a recent market report.
3D printing and additive manufacturing supplier Stratasys Ltd., and Levis, QC-based Creaform, a supplier of portable 3D mesurement solutions, have formed a joint marketing partnership in North America.
Renishaw has released a case study of how it helped two large global companies solve problems associated with finishing and deburring precision gears.
By Kip Hanson
Ever since that big investment firm acquired us last year, Spacely's Space Sprockets has been struggling. I can't blame the investors. They provided an infusion of much needed cash, brought in a pair of high-tech, multi-axis machining centres, and agreed to replace our aging ERP system. At their request, we'd even brought in an efficiency expert to help us implement Six Sigma best practices.
After seven years working at Bystronic, and a career in sheet metal fabrication spanning five decades, Paul LeTang, bending guru and press brake product manager for Bystronic Inc., is set to retire on March 2, 2020.
by Andrew Brooks
Anchor Danly finds the gold in the automotive market
Triumph Group Inc., Berwyn, PA, plans to acquire General Donlee Canada Inc., Toronto, a Canadian manufacturer of flight critical complex machined components for $110 million in cash to acquire outstanding equity and retire the Canadian company's existing debt.
James McAuliffe Jr. has been named president and chief operations officer of Koike Aronson. He replaces Jerry Leary, who will remain as CEO until March 2017 and then plans to retire from the company.
The CWB Welding Foundation, Bruce Power, Bluewater District School Board (BWDSB), Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board (BGCDSB) and UA Canada are partnering to help local youth access apprenticeships and careers.
Haimer USA is expanding its sales and service support in Canada with the appointment of Matt Seesle, who has joined the company as the dedicated Canadian applications sales specialist.
by Andrew Brooks
Bayview Metals relies on Wilson Tool for more than quality and price
Canada’s participation in a new Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal may not bring much benefit to Canadian auto parts makers, according to a CP news story.
Canadian manufacturers are in a good position to benefit from changes in the global aerospace sector
Airbus has selected Magellan Aerospace to produce exhaust systms for the aircraft builder's A320neo PW family of aircraft, and the parts will be designed, developed and manufactured at Magellan's Winnipeg, MB, facility and at the Middeltown, OH plant.