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In business since 1987, OSI Précision has become a Quebec leader in precision machining of small, medium, and large size parts.

October 3, 2017

by Kip Hanson

Quebec job shop solves a big turning problem by switching to a different cutting tool provider

Read more: Job Shops Quebec - Consistent Growth

MEIC’s Maxia MX-520 five axis machining centre from Elliott Matsuura has been a game changer for the company.

October 3, 2017

by Kip Hanson

This established Ontario machine shop gets a new owner, new equipment, new software, and new opportunities

Read more: Job Shops Ontario - A Well-Laid Plan

Machinist Jordan Court, left, with Adam Zurbrigg. The company has seen significant growth in automation projects with some projects valued at more than $1 million.

October 3, 2017

by Andrew Brooks

From its inception in a tough climate, Advantage has been increasing its high precision and automation repertoire

Read more: Job shops Ontario - Made to Measure

Boring head adjustments can be made directly from the CoroBore+ app on a mobile device.  image: Sandvik Coromant

October 3, 2017

by Kip Hanson

It takes more than sharp edges to maximize cutting tool performance

Read more: Making Cutters Clever

The Hyundai WIA KBN-135C boring mill consumes a sizable chunk of floor space at Addition Manufacturing Technologies Canada.

October 3, 2017

by Kip Hanson

Three successful manufacturing companies merge, expand capabilities, and bring machining work back home

Read more: Machining case study: Greater than the Sum of its Parts

Mac Mackenzie is CEO of Epic Tool.

October 3, 2017

by Mac Mackenzie

Carbide inserts with flat bottom configurations can lead to lower machining costs

Read more: Flat Bottom Drilling

Brian Heins, IMP's general manager, left, with Peter Visser of Mate Tooling. IMP improved fabricating efficiencies as a result of an investment in new Amada equipment and new Mate press brake tooling.

October 3, 2017

Investing in new bending, fiber laser cutting technology for a greenfield site boosts efficiency for Ontario custom job shop

Read more: Fabricating case study: 30% Productivity Boost

Eric St. James is director of Paramount Machinery.

October 3, 2017

by Eric St. James

Advanced linear motor drives can help fabricators improve processing times

Read more: Why Faster Linear Drives Improve Productivity

TIG welding power sources allow the operator to adjust the parameters of the pulse to match the material more precisely and reduce distortion in the base material.  IMAGE: Lincoln Electric

October 3, 2017

by Nestor Gula

Getting a grip on pulsed TIG welding

Read more: Pulsing Arc

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