July 18, 2013
Specialty grinding machinery and equipment distributor Machine Tool Systems, Toronto, ON, is getting into the additive manufacturing business with the EOS line of machines for metals and plastics. The distributor will represent EOS in Ontario and Quebec.
June 30, 2013
Iscar customers go behind the scenes to gain insights into cutting tool R&D, manufacturing
If you want to reduce your total production costs, increase your productivity. And the best way to do that is to increase speeds and feeds. Focus on that, and you will cut the cost of production in the first year by 15 to 20 per cent.
June 17, 2013
A Montreal, QC, engineering firm has merged with a Quebec automation company, creating what the companies claim is the world's largest engineering firm specializing in robotics for the aerospace industry.
June 16, 2013
by Tim Wilson
Big part manufacturing opportunities abound in energy and resource sectors
The energy and resource sectors are crucial to Canada's economic well-being. No longer the “hewers of wood and drawers of water,” professionals in this area drive innovation throughout the supply chain, with specific expertise in manufacturing, transporting, and maintaining large and sophisticated technologies in remote locations.
May 28, 2013
Absolute Machine Tools, Lorain, OH, has been appointed the exclusive North American (including Canada) importer for deep hole drilling machines from Precihole Machine Tools Ltd., based in Mumbai, India.
May 23, 2013
by Kip Hanson
Quebec mouldmaker embraces five axis technology in a big way
When André Rochette decides to do something, he does it in a big way. As president of Rocand Inc., Sainte-Foy, QC, he was faced with a substantial increase in sales and development activity.