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See how a new Prima Power LPe6f laser/punch combination, integrated into the Night Train (NT) Material Management System, helped Accelerated Cooking Products (ACP) of Cedar Rapids, IA, achieve a dramatic increase in productivity at a time when new business increased threefold.

Canadian schools among plasma contest winners

Two Canadian schools are among the winners of an educational grant from a 2016 Hypertherm contest, "Spark Something Great."

Building bridges

by Kip Hanson

The Problem: Additional business calls for higher production efficiency
The Solution: An investment in five axis plasma cutting technology

Nova Scotia fabricator reduces processing time with integrated beveling capability

Manufacturing a Harley Davidson motorcycle

See how Harley Davidson motorcycles are manufactured. The company produces over 500 motorcycle frames at this one factory every day.

Riding the Wave

by Mary Scianna

A no-nonsense approach to business spurs growth for Ontario waterjet fabricator

Fast verification of on-machine capability

Renishaw demonstrates its Sprint verification of on-machine capability, performed in less than one minute.

How to operate Scotchman’s portable Ironworker

How to operate Scotchman’s Porta Fab 45 ton portable Ironworker.

Retooling for a Rebound

Retooling is a critical practice in manufacturing, usually taking place when producing a new product or after signing a deal with a new customer.

Automated 90 degree cuts

Scotchman’s Auto-90 program option makes the SUP-600 AngleMaster a completely automatic machine for 90° cuts.

The "ultimate fiber challenge"

Bystronic is throwing out a challenge to fabricators who process parts in the 8 mm (0.19 in.) range: use fiber laser cutting technology to prove out the advantages the technology can offer in this sheet metal thickness range.

High speed laser cutting of tube and pipe

Mazak Optonic's Tube Gear 2D laser cutting machine offers high speed and high precision cutting for thin-walled tube and pipe applications.

Celebrate SteelDay in Canada

On September 16, steel product manufacturers will be able to celebrate what they do by opening their doors to the public. SteelDay is an interactive and networking event created by The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction.

Salvagnini expands in Canada

Salvagnini is expanding is presence in Canada with a service office, spare parts warehouse and showroom in Mississauga, ON.

Bystronic takes majority interest in Antil

Bystronic has announced that it is acquiring 70 per cent of the shares of Antil S.p.A.

Live tooling, Swiss style

The Tsugami B0325V-III Swiss Type Lathe has an added vertical tool post, incorporating five modular, driven tools for increased milling capabilities.

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