Seven incredible but useful machines
- August 29, 2018
From a bridge laying behemoth to a real-life hoverbike, we look at seven truly unique machines.
Do you welcome apprentices from apprenticeship training programs in your shop? Why or why not?
Aerospace manufacturing at Bombardier
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.
Robotic welding torch designed to be compatible with a wide variety of robotic arms.
If you were to grade business investment in Canada in the past 17 years, the country would get a D.
by Jeff Reinert
Justifying high technology in the machine shop
Additive manufacturing technology from Renishaw improves bike's front suspension system
TransFIORmers, a Moto2 race motorcycle, is defying conventions by racing with a front suspension system that is radically different compared to any other Moto2 race bike; a suspension system inspired by Christian Boudinot's mentor Claude Fior, a maverick bike designer.
How to operate Scotchman’s Porta Fab 45 ton portable Ironworker.
Shielding gas can impact performance
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Dr. Adam Stoehr develops and facilitates leadership, organizational assessment, process improvement, and quality management training for all sectors across Canada.
Training for quality will improve manufacturing efficiencies
Siemens NX software is a flexible integrated solution for design, simulation, and manufacturing solutions that enable companies to realize the value of the digital twin.
Fiber laser cutting in action at Calgary, AB, shop.
supplier: Scotchman Industrie
end user: RST Instruments
by Andrei Petrilin
Cutter geometry and quality are key factors—and they depend on the inserts