Prima Power's robotized bending systemClick image to enlarge

Prima Power’s automatic robotized bending system consists of the Panel Bender EBe, the eP press brake, and a seven axis anthropomorphous robot.

Mazak Edmonton Technical Centre tour

Western Canada is home to some of the world’s most advanced manufacturers, and Mazak's Edmonton Technical Centre is there to demonstrate how Mazak can take operations even further.

Magna CEO Don Walker on COVID-19 response

Magna International CEO Don Walker spoke to BNN about the company's strategy for dealing with COVID-19 and how he plans to get his company back to work safely, and how Magna will fit into the post-coronavirus supply chain.

Manufacturing NASCAR race car bodies

Ever wondered how NASCAR race car bodies are made? Check out this How It's Made episode to find out the machining, fabricating and welding processes involved.

20 kW fiber laser robot cell for high power laser cutting and welding

This system, installed in 2014 at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (the MTC) in the UK, is a turnkey bespoke laser robot cell featuring a 20 kW fibre laser (manufactured by IPG Laser) with a six axis robot capable of serving two component manipulators which can take components up to 5000 kg and 3 m in diameter. A range of laser heads can offer laser welding or cutting of thick materials.

Bystronic’s FL 170 3D fiber laser tube cutting machine

Check out Bystronic's latest fiber laser tube cutting machine in action

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.

Long lasting MIG consumables for heavy applications

ESAB's Velocity MIG consumables last five to six times longer in heavy fabrication applications.

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.

What if 3D printing was 100 times faster?

What we think of as 3D printing, says Joseph DeSimone, is really just 2D printing over and over ... slowly. Onstage at TED2015, he unveiled a bold new technique — inspired, yes, by Terminator 2 — that's 25 to 100 times faster, and creates smooth, strong parts. Could it finally help to fulfill the tremendous promise of 3D printing?

High performance CNC lathe

Microweily has added the high performance TY-1640SV CNC lathe to its line of precision lathes, distributed in Canada by Heinman Machinery.

Horn: machining hardened metals

CBN (Cubic Boron Nitride) tools are ideal for machining through-hardened components.

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.

High performance milling cutter with five cutting edges

Walter's Prototyp Milling: the Protomax ST high performance milling cutter designed with five cutting edges. Designed for machining steel substrates.

Cobot here, cobot there...

Watch to learn how a family-owned machine shop uses a Universal Robots cobot to handle both welding and material handling tasks.

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