Lincoln robotic welding torchClick image to enlarge

Robotic welding torch designed to be compatible with a wide variety of robotic arms.

LVD Strippit's automated bending cell in action

LVD Strippit's Dyna-Cell is the company's next generation in automated bending.

The world’s biggest motorbike factory

The BMW plant in Berlin has been one of the most important international locations in motorcycle construction for decades.

A Smart Way to Manage Manufacturing

Shop Metalworking Technology speaks with Paul Hogendoorn, president of FreePoint Technologies in London, ON, which develops machine monitoring software and systems for old and new machines

10 Steps to Peak Performance

by Patrick de Vos

Achieving efficiency, productivity and cost savings in machining operations

WATCH: Micro machining of a watch

Watch how Horn tooling micro machines a watch.

Deciphering Code

by Todd Drane

What's best, conversational or G-code programming?

How to build a jumbo jet engine

A BBC documentary explores the complex world of manufacturing of a Rolls Royce jumbo jet engine.

Manufacturing Daimler/Mercedes buses

Ever wondered how Daimler/Mercedes buses are manufactured? Watch this video to see how of the company's European plans produces these high end buses.

Manufacturing roller coasters

Here’s a look at some of the engineering that goes into building roller coasters.

Automated, integrated, unattended toolmaking

ANCA's Integrated Manufacturing System (AIMS) uses smart automation and IT integration to connect tool production processes and systems, and this video demonstrates how that leads to 24/7 production.

CNC machining guitar pickguards

Sometimes when you are into heavy metal, you have to cut some plastic. Check out this video showing CNC cutting of stacked PVC and plastic to create some pretty sweet looking aftermarket pickguards for your favorite axe.

A Foreign Affair

The Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) program is a sensitive topic for many people involved in the manufacturing sector. And no wonder.

Canada's Carrots

by Mary Scianna, Editor

Growth in the manufacturing industry in Canada occurs in two ways—through domestic companies and foreign direct investments.

Medical manufacturing Industry at-a-glance

Medical manufacturing

by Tim Wilson

The $7.1 billion medical device manufacturing industry is not as large as the automotive or aerospace manufacturing industries in Canada, but for those companies considering this market or expanding their presence in it, it holds much promise.

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