Plant Management

L.S. Starrett's L3 systems are an example of the tech you need to create and perform a test, analyze results and manage the data.

October 11, 2020

by James Clinton

Tensile testing determines suitability for use and a material’s performance over time

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Ford Motor Company  has begun the restart  process, implementing  many safety and  care measures.  Ford Motor Co.

June 15, 2020

by Michael Ouellette

No one is sure how supply chains will change after coronavirus, but change will come

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Drive Time?

June 15, 2020

by Noelle Stapinsky

In the face of a global pandemic, the questions facing Canada’s automotive supply sector will shape the industry for years to come

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Renishaw's RMP60M machine tool probe is helping Tigercat improve machining productivity.

February 19, 2020

Automated workpiece setup boosts forestry equipment manufacturer

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Starrett demonstrates its HVR100-FLIP vision measurement system (in the background) coupled with a robotic loader/unloader.

October 8, 2019

by Andrew Brooks

Robotic metrology continues to make strides, but challenges remain

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AM enables Renishaw to produce styli of any configuration in a single piece of metal as shown here. A conventionally assembled crank stylus is visible in the background.

July 29, 2019

by andrew Brooks

As additive manufacturing matures, new processes, powers and powders enter the market

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Reshaping the future

March 29, 2019

by Noelle Stapinsky

Diversification and collaboration keep Canada’s tool, die and mould sector healthy and growing

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Okuma Connect Plan

January 9, 2019

Okuma America Corp. has released Connect Plan, a software-based system for collecting and measuring data to adjust processes for increased productivity.

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Mark Cadogan

December 14, 2018

Effective January 2019, Mark Cadogan is joining Renishaw (Canada) Limited as machine tool product business manager. Mark has long experience in manufacturing, specifically in CAD/CAM. Although based in Windsor, Mark will be responsible for managing the Renishaw machine tool probing business throughout the whole country.

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Mitutoyo HR 530 Rockwell Hardness tester Image

February 28, 2018

Mitutoyo Canada has introduced the latest Rockwell Hardness Testers in its HR-530 Series.

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Hexagon Manufacturing Leica Absolute Scanner LAS 20 8 scanning with AT960 in the background

September 29, 2017

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence recently announced the launch of the Leica Absolute Tracker AT960-SR, a lower-budget addition to the AT960 range of laser trackers.

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Marposs NEW

September 21, 2017

Marposs Corp. has updated its Merlin Plus embedded gauge computer, which now features six USB and two ethernet ports enabling connectivity to multiple data collecton devices and the ability to measure up to 250 characteristics.

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Marposss collision monitoring

September 7, 2017

Marposs' new standalone Artis VM-02 features a MEMS or three axis piezoelectric monitoring sensor that measures in-process machine tool acceleration values, helping to minimize damages after a dynamic crash.

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Mahr Micromar40EWRi

August 28, 2017

Mahr's new digital micrometer Micromar 40 EWRi, is now integrated with the company's wireless data transmission capability.

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Creaform acquires ISO/IEC accreditation

July 18, 2017

Creaform, a Levis, QC, supplier of portable 3D measurement solutions, has received the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA).

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The new generation of automated solutions brings operator control to personal devices. Sandvik Coromant's CoroPlus uses Bluetooth to enable an operator to make changes to a machine from a PC, laptop, iPad or smartphone

June 1, 2017

by Andrew Brooks

Manufacturing suppliers pave the way for Industry 4.0

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Renishaw's Equator inset and top, which shows a bank of Equator high speed comparative gauges in a machine shop. The flexible system can replace custom gauges that large customers typically use as one-offs, says Renishaw's Dr. David Chang.

May 12, 2017

by Andrew Brooks

Portable metrology makes new strides in automation

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Zeiss Industrial Metrology opens car body inspection facility

December 3, 2016

Zeiss Industrial Metrology has opened a new facility in Wixom, MI, dedicated to the latest developments for the process chain in car body metrology and automated inspection.

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The road ahead

November 7, 2016

by Mary Scianna

Business Outlook 2017: Cautious optimism replacing uncertainty for 2017

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NDT is applied mostly in the field and is critical for pipeline integrity testing. Seen here is Creaform's pipeline integrity assessment solution, which includes software for pipeline corrosion and mechanical damage analysis.

October 31, 2016

by Andrew Brooks

NDT comes out of the cold–and cuts data volumes down to size

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