Porsche 911 assemblyClick image to enlarge

There are plenty of robots on hand as the Porsche 911 takes shape – but also plenty of the hands-on human touch points you’d expect to impart the finishing touches to one of the most coveted automobiles ever built. Watch how it happens in this video.

RCAF gets new helicopters

Their arrival may have been a long time coming, but new Cyclone helicopters have finally been rolled out by the Royal Canadian Air Force. The RCAF showed off the first of its new aircraft in the skies over Halifax on July 13.

Managing cutting tools in the digital age

Zoller's solution for tool identification and data transfer is a simple and reliable process, claims the company. It offers reliable data transfer without network connection using Zoller's zidCode.

High speed machining on an Okuma five axis machine

Watch how an Okuma five axis machine handles high speed machining.

High performance milling cutter with five cutting edges

Walter's Prototyp Milling: the Protomax ST high performance milling cutter designed with five cutting edges. Designed for machining steel substrates.

Renishaw showcases additive technology solutions

Renishaw Canada's Solutions Centre for Additive Manufacturing is located in Kitchener, ON. The centre, which opened in 2017, provides insights into additive manufacturing technologies. View the video to learn more.

Ford's new "employee" KUKA robot arm

Ford Motor Co. is testing KUKA collaborative robots in some of its plants. See how one robot is becoming part of Ford's automotive manufacturing team. It's considered one of the first in the world to work hand-in-hand with people on the assembly line.

CNC crash fails

It’s a bit easier to watch when it’s not happening to you. Watch these classic confrontations between metal and machine.

Being 'cavalier' with capital equipment

Join Brian Bendig, the president of Cavalier Tool as he explains how his company’s equipment makes Cavalier more streamlined and efficient.

Voodoo Manufacturing triples 3D printing production with Universal Robots

Universal Robots’ UR10 handles the “harvesting” - loading and unloading plates in 3D printers - at Voodoo Manufacturing. Deploying the cobot has tripled production output and will help the Brooklyn startup cut costs by 90 percent. The company chose the UR robot due to its quick integration with peripheral systems enabled through the UR+ platform.

Economical grinding, milling and drilling of tough materials

DMG MORI's Ultrasonic technology enables manufacturers to machine complex workpiece geometries in demanding high tech materials economically, claims the company.

‘I get to play with robots every day’

Molded Precision Components' president David Yeaman takes us through his unlikely journey from struggling student to owner of an advanced manufacturing company.

Multi bend tooling

 

Wilson Tool demonstrates its tooling for multi bends.

Embracing narcissism

Blanket statements can get you into trouble sometimes because there are always exceptions to the rule, but I'll go ahead and make one now: we live in an increasingly narcissistic society.

Get that new machine up and running

DMG MORI has launched a “blended learning” experience to help machine operators learn to use a new DMG Mori machine in only a few days.

Teaching your welding robot by demonstration

Robotiq Kinetiq Teaching to save programming time by teaching your welding robot by demonstration.

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