Bystronic's ByTower automation solutionClick image to enlarge

Bystronic's ByTower automation solution for laser cutting systems offers fabricators a flexible system for lightly manned production. Reduced set-up times and an optimal material flow ensure maximum utilization of the laser cutting system.

 

Aerospace manufacturing: A New Era

by Andrew Brooks

Manufacturing innovation spurs aerospace growth

Check out the additive lab at Sask Poly Tech

Sometimes you need an on-ramp, sometimes you need an off-ramp and sometimes you need Saskatchewan Polytechnic's RAMP lab.

Canada, Ontario support auto investment

The Federal and Ontario governments have created a sub-committee under the Canadian Automotive Partnership Council (CAPC) to promote investments in automotive manufacturing in Ontario.

Manufacturing for charity

A Saskatchewan shop builds an innovative truck to raise funds for a children’s hospital

by Mary Scianna

It began as a team building exercise at Industrial Machine & Manufacturing Ltd. (IMM), Saskatoon, SK and ended up becoming a fundraiser to build a long awaited children’s hospital in Saskatoon. 

Going green

by Kip Hanson

Scarborough company aims to be the first manufacturer off the grid

Tired of your old office furniture? According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, consumers discard several million tonnes each year of used chairs, desks, and cubicles.

Job Shops - Nova Scotia - Under pressure

by Kip Hanson

Carving a niche with pressure vessel production

Automating your press brake

Shop Metalworking Technology Magazine speaks with Shane Simpson, TruBend product manager, North America, TRUMPF, Farmington, CT, about developments in press brake automation.

Canada's Gold

by Andrew Brooks

Canada’s mining industry has its ups and downs, but a positive value proposition will always bring work

Field Notes: BySmart fiber laser/Xact Smart press brake


Product: BySmart fiber laser/Xact Smart press brake
Supplier: Bystronic
End User: EPP Metal

Spreading your wings

Canadian manufacturers are in a good position to benefit from changes in the global aerospace sector

Adjustable ring mode fibre laser

The HighLight FL4000CSM-ARM fibre laser from Coherent Inc. overcomes the limitations of other joining technologies.

Knuth opens new demo facility

Knuth Machine Tools USA has opened its new showroom and demonstration facility that will showcase the three major cutting technologies it offers: laser, plasma and waterjet.

Agri equipment maker improves welder training

ALMACO, a manufacturer of custom built, agricultural equipment such as combines, planters and threshers, uses Miller Electric's LiveArc welding performance management system to improve training while also giving potential and existing employees the skills needed to do the best job for their customers. The system provides immediate feedback during training, allows instructors to customize welding programs to ALMACO’s exact needs, and allows for welding in both simulation and live arc mode.

Hybrid multi-tasking from Mazak

The VTC-300C FSW hybrid multi-tasking machining centre adds friction stir welding to the spindle, which uses frictional heat and forging pressure to create full-penetration, defect-free welded joints.

Stay In Touch

twitter facebook linkedIn