Okuma LT2000 EX horizontal turning centre demonstrating three-turret capability. Three turrets result in reduced cycle times because they involve more tools in the cut.

Canada makes the stuff that makes all the other stuff

We all know that Canada’s manufacturing sector is considered top-notch all over the world, but it’s nice to have a little reminder from Automate Canada.

New North American sales head for MC Machinery

Shane Herendeen has been promoted to North American sales manager for fabrication for MC Machinery, Wood Dale, IL.

5 fastest robots in the world

Robots accomplish tasks too complicated or dangerous for humans. The strength and speed of a robot's movement and problems solving skills are favoured for completing jobs faster than humans. Meet some of the fastest robots in the world.

Self-Driving Aircraft

The thought of a plane without a pilot isn't likely to reassure present-day airline passengers, but the autonomous plane concept is gaining ground.

Trouble Ahead?

by Andrew Brooks

Uncertainty mars manufacturing outlook

Renishaw showcases additive technology solutions

Renishaw Canada's Solutions Centre for Additive Manufacturing is located in Kitchener, ON. The centre, which opened in 2017, provides insights into additive manufacturing technologies. View the video to learn more.

Automotive Manufacturing: Heavy metal

by Tim Wilson

The Problem: Remaining competitive in a tough global market

The Solution: Innovation and flexiblity

Ontario auto parts stamper knows the road to success

Tool cleaning and laser marking

Walter’s Helicheck Plus and Helicheck Pro machines from United Grinding North America now feature new modules for tool cleaning and laser marking. 

Italian trade group seeks manufacturers for trade show delegation

The Italian Trade Commission is seeking Canadian metal products manufacturers interested in attending one of Italy's largest trade shows for the metalworking industry, BIMU-SFORTEC 2016.

15 future aircraft

Futuristic personal aircraft are on the drawing boards now

Amada's robotic bending solution benefits job shop

How a job shop benefitted from Amada’s automated, high precision, high speed compact robotic bending solution, the EG 6013 AR.

Bugatti develops components using additive manufacturing

Metal additive manufacturing technology is accelerating industrial development in the automotive sector, as shown by the repeated success of the Bugatti sports car brand in achieving consistent function integration and significant performance optimization of components.

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.

Cutting Tools in Israel: Pushing the Innovation Envelope

Iscar customers go behind the scenes to gain insights into cutting tool R&D, manufacturing

If you want to reduce your total production costs, increase your productivity. And the best way to do that is to increase speeds and feeds. Focus on that, and you will cut the cost of production in the first year by 15 to 20 per cent.

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