Renishaw demonstrates its Sprint verification of on-machine capability, performed in less than one minute.

Elliott signs distribution deal with Takumi

Elliott Matsuura Canada Inc. has partnered with Takumi—a company under the Hurco umbrella—to supply machining centers in Canada.  

See How Termites Inspired a Building That Can Cool Itself | Decoder

How do you cool a building without air conditioning? Using an approach called biomimicry, see how architect Mick Pearce harnessed the ingenuity of termites to design a natural cooling system for the largest commercial building in Zimbabwe.

This machine acts like a whole shop

The PUMA SMX2600ST 5 axis mill-turn centre acts like a high-end machine shop all on its own.

Shaping the Future

by Andrew Brooks

Canada’s mould, tool and die industry is looking for collaborative, tech-forward suppliers

Manufacturing industry open house at McMaster University

McMaster University's numerous manufacturing research facilities opened their doors to industry on March 26 to showcase their capabilities for manufacturers interested in partnering with them on manufacturing projects.

Manufacturing snowmobiles

How Arctic Cat manufactures its snowmobiles.

Gold for CNC machining at Skills Canada

Jonathan Adair, a graduate of Georgian College, in Barrie, ON, won the gold medal in CNC machining at the Skills Canada National Competition in Moncton, NB, that ran June 5-8.

Modig, Seco sign development partnership

Modig Machine Tool, Virserum, Sweden, has signed a multi-year agreement with Seco Tools, Fagersta, Sweden, for development of next generation machine tools. 

Sandvik attempts to 3D print a smash-proof guitar

Some of the most iconic moments in rock and roll involve bands destroying their gear on stage after a set.

Bridge machining centre

The Annihilator B from Quickmill is a bridge machining centre with 25-35 hp geared spindle.

Ancient lathe: Was machining being done 500 years ago?

Vertical lathe machining at least five centuries ago? The ancient city of Hampi in India may have the proof.

A $9.5 million makeover

by Mary Scianna

The Problem: Outsourcing $7 million a year for CNC machining

The Solution: Purchasing CNC machines, new building to bring work in-house

Alberta drill rig maker invests millions to transition from manual to CNC machining

Manufacturing niche

by Mary Scianna

Focus on tight tolerance, complex work sets BC machine shop apart

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