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OPPO has come out with its flaghip Android smartphone the R11. Watch how the phones are made at the OPPO factory in Shenzhen.

2018 SHOP TALK

by Andrew Brooks

Job shops in Canada discuss challenges and successes

How are Underwater Structures Built?

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

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.

Keeping the doctor away

Creating a health and safety program that fits your shop’s needs

Building space stations

Want to build a space station? Here's what you need to know.

Monitoring and managing welding data

Monitoring and managing welding data with Fronius' system, WeldCube.

A focus on skilled trades with welding training at CWB

The Welding and Employment Skills training (WEST) is a 13-week program offered by Skills for Change.

Hybrid additive CNC milling machine tool

The Lumex Avance-60 is the newest generation of Matsuura's hybrid additive CNC machine tool, the Avance-25.

Maximizing Your Machine ROI

by Kevin Burton

Getting machine investment ‘right from the start’ is the key to reducing payback times

Milling aluminum Lego removal tool

Sometimes fun and games can be hard work, and sometimes hard work can be fun. 

Skills schooling

by Tim Wilson

Technical schools rising to the challenge of skills training for the future

Breathe Easy

by Steve Robertson

Nederman Canada’s Steve Robertson discusses managing welding fumes in the shop

Sandvik Coromant high feed milling with CoroMill 316

Titanium is increasingly prevalent in aerospace components, driving demand for optimized tools.

Stainless Steel Filler Metals

by Frank Babish 

Selecting and using the right filler metal

Shop talk - Apprenticeship training

Do you welcome apprentices from apprenticeship training programs in your shop? Why or why not?

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