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Here’s a look at some impressive technology, from a huge horizontal grinder to a massive machine that replaces rails, ties and gravel track beds at the same time.

CANWELD 2017

Canada’s premier annual event for welding, metal fabricating and finishing 

Manufacturing Cars…in 1936

See how the Chevy assembly line in Flint, Michigan worked more than 80 years ago.

CNC: the next generation

Article & photos by Jim Barnes

Introducing tomorrow’s workers to high end machining

Simplified automation for turning

DMG MORI's Robo2Go simplified automation is a new flexible automation solution for turning machines.

Hybrid multi-tasking machining technology

Mazak North America and Lincoln Electric partnership: The VC-500A/5X AM with HWD incorporates innovative Hot Wire (HWD) additive manufacturing technology that Mazak developed with Lincoln Electric.

How are Underwater Structures Built?

Oceans, rivers, and lakes are often beautiful, but they’re not necessarily convenient places to build things.

6 kW fiber laser cutter in action

Prima Power's Laser Genius is the fiber laser cutting machine which simplifies your work and improves your profit. It is the ideal tool to reach maximum productivity in the cutting of medium-thin sheet metal, claims the company.

Collaborative Welding Comes of Age

by Nestor Gula

Robots and humans working together for perfect pipe welds

Human versus robot duel

Video illustrates the speed of a KUKA robot equipped with a Schunk gripper as it faces off with one of the world's top table tennis players, Timo Boll.

Global manufacturing expertise

by Steve Rodgers

Canadian automotive suppliers gaining international respect

One of the recognized truisms of the Canadian automotive industry is that from a manufacturing perspective, we have long punched above our economic weight.

Bystronic Canada's new Experience Centre

In May 2021 Bystronic Canada announced the opening of its new Experience Center in Mississauga, Ont.

Advanced Manufacturing

There seems to be a disconnect between where the manufacturing sector should be and where it is today in North America. In other words, “advanced manufacturing” isn’t as advanced in the field as it is in the minds of some people.

Extended work offsets

Have you ever been confused by extended work offsets and how should you use them in your program?

Welding Insights: Engaging youth

by Ian Campbell

Why getting youth into the welding sector should matter to you

When mechanics lose their minds – ultimate crazy engine swaps

Fun to watch - but you won't catch us trying out any of these ridiculously overpowered rides

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