- December 4, 2014
US manufacturing data shows 5.3% growth over 2011
US manufacturing technology orders climbed 5.3 per cent over 2011, a good sign of an economy finally turning the corner, albeit slowly.
KUKA robots producing robots together with workers.
Endurance Wind Power Inc., Surrey, BC, has opened a new 40,000 sq ft facility to manufacture wind turbines.
+/-200 mm Y axis stroke
The CTX gamma 1250 TC offers complete machining with turning and milling.
Renishaw has launched NC4+ Blue, a new non-contact tool setter for on-machine tool measurement.
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.
A roller coaster factory tour in Turkey - complete with a ride on an unfinished ferris wheel
by Andrew Brooks
Canada’s mining industry has its ups and downs, but a positive value proposition will always bring work
by Kip Hanson
Mazak Canada, Cambridge, ON, is hosting a lunch and learn for manufacturers on March 27 that will focus on techniques for maximizing milling performance in titanium.
Raufoss Canada, a subsidisary of Norwegian manufacturer Neuman Aluminum, is investing $49 million to retrofit and expand production at its Broisbriand, QC, plant.
SW North America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Schwäbische Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH, headquartered in Schramberg-Waldmössingen, Germany, celebrated the opening of its new 40,000 square foot, $12 million manufacturing facility in New Hudson, MI, in November.
article by Kip Hanson photos by Jim Barnes
Ontario mouldmaker tackles whatever comes its way, and does it faster than the competition
The Problem: Reducing manufacturing lead time from weeks to hours
The Solution: Five axis, high speed universal machining technology