Bystronic's Smart Factory softwareClick image to enlargeBystronic’s Smart Factory Software enables maximum efficiency from production resources.

Monitor and control the entire processing flow thanks to the centralized control of your virtually or physically networked components. The Bystronic software offers you full transparency—at any time and from anywhere.

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How to build a jumbo jet engine

A BBC documentary explores the complex world of manufacturing of a Rolls Royce jumbo jet engine.

When mechanics lose their minds – ultimate crazy engine swaps

Fun to watch - but you won't catch us trying out any of these ridiculously overpowered rides

Time lapse suspension bridge construction

Time lapse sequences make the construction of this massive suspension bridge – the Osman Gazi bridge over the Gulf of Izmit in Turkey, opened in 2016 – look a lot easier than it actually was.  

TIG welding in additive manufacturing – first pass on titanium

A full colour video of the TIG (GTAW) welding process made using the Xiris weld monitoring camera.

MSF fibre laser for plate and pipe cutting

The MSF is a laser cutting system for the cutting of materials with a fibre laser, or a combination of fibre laser and plasma. This machine is designed for the production of highly accurate parts at high cutting speeds, and offers low maintenance and operational costs.

Heaviest of the heavy

From tunnel borers to bridge builders to a self-propelled modular transporter, these examples of super-heavy equipment are worth a look.

MAZAK VCN-570C Intelligent Milling Function

We really enjoy videos of machines removing metal, and this one is no exception.

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.

Robotic arc welding tracking

 

ABB's WeldGuide is a combined process control and “Through the Arc” adaptive seam tracking system integrated into the robot controller.

Canadian Structural Welding Certification

This video offers a glimpse into what a CWB certification test is like, offering some tips along the way.

Norway’s $47 B coastal highway with undersea tunnels

Norway's plan to connect communites across the country is a $47 billion project that would spawn amazing solutions for crossing the fjords.

Magna's composite frame in production

Magna’s composite space frame liftgate reinforcement solution, is the real deal for lightweighting.

Cryogenic machining in action

5ME and Okuma demonstrate cryogenic machining on an Okuma MA-600H II horizontal machining centre. The suppliers say the process offers up to five times increased processing speed and decreased tool wear.

How the Porsche 911 is made

There are plenty of robots on hand as the Porsche 911 takes shape – but also plenty of the hands-on human touch points you’d expect to impart the finishing touches to one of the most coveted automobiles ever built. Watch how it happens in this video.

What engineers found when they tore apart Tesla’s Model 3

Tesla's Model 3 boasts the best technology and motor of any electric vehicle, but a team of engineers in Detroit say there’s a major flaw in the car's design that's hurting Tesla's profit margins, according to Bloomberg Television.

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