July 12, 2016
A Swedish additive manufacturing company is investing $31 million in a new automated facility in Broisbriand, QC, that will create 106 new jobs over the next three years. Advanced Powders & Coatings (AP&C), a subsidiary of Arcam AB, made the announcement at the Farnborough International Airshow.
June 30, 2016
June 24, 2016
P.O.M. Solutions, a new distribution company of machine tool accessories based in Burlington, ON, has taken on a new Italian tooling line, FPT Fast Mill modular clamping systems.
June 23, 2016
June 21, 2016
Alta Precision, a Montreal machine shop serving the aerospace manufacturing industry, has doubled its operation to meet growing demand. The modernized $11 million project has seen the CNC manufacturing business go from 40,000 sq ft to 80,000 sq ft. The company held an inauguration on June 21. Alta Precision will be featured in Shop Metalworking Technology's upcoming August issue.
June 15, 2016
Manufacturing doesn't have the greatest reputation among the general public and when it comes to youth, it's not often considered as a career choice. The Canadian Tooling and Machining Association (CTMA), along with industry suppliers, want to change that perception and held the first Technolody Day on June 14 in Cambridge, ON, to do just that.
June 5, 2016
DMG MORI's Ultrasonic technology enables manufacturers to machine complex workpiece geometries in demanding high tech materials economically, claims the company.
June 2, 2016
article by Kip Hanson photos by Jim Barnes
Ontario mouldmaker tackles whatever comes its way, and does it faster than the competition
The Problem: Reducing manufacturing lead time from weeks to hours
The Solution: Five axis, high speed universal machining technology
May 20, 2016
GF Machining Solutions, Lincolnshire, IL, plans to acquire Microlution, a Chicago, IL developer of micro machining products incorporating milling and laser technologies.
May 4, 2016
Haas Automation Inc., through the Gene Haas Foundation, has donated $55,000 US ($65,000 CDN) to Skills Ontario.