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News Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
September 22, 2020  

ABB and IPS partner to provide drives and motor services

Will provide solutions to customers in Western Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
June 16, 2020  

IRB 1100 robot handles harsh environments

Body seals all electrical components against contaminants.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 4, 2019  

Digital twinning for PickMaster vision-guiding software

Tests robotic configurations on virtual production lines.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
June 11, 2019  

Smart sense your bearing problems

Tune in wirelessly with a smartphone.

Tech Centre Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Technology
July 4, 2017  

Smarten up your motors: connect with the world of IIoT

Food plant managers can retrofit most motors with smart sensors to bring their plants into the digital age.

News Manufacturing General
May 25, 2017  

ABB’s new $90M Montreal headquarters opens

Company wins three key digital orders from major Canadian customers.

News Manufacturing General Technology
April 25, 2017  

ABB, IBM partner to bring artificial intelligence to the plant floor

Combines ABB Ability and IBM Watson to take data gathering and analysis to the next level.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
February 24, 2016  

Robot is fast, cuts cycle times

A reliable counterweight and mechanical springs counter balance the robot to shorten cycle times and improve accuracy.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
February 4, 2016  

TransCanada, ABB equipment deal to create 120 Quebec jobs

ABB will produce 22 electrical houses at a new Montreal production facility.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 15, 2015  

Sheridan acquires first YuMi robot in Canada

ABB’s collaborative robot will be a teaching tool for Brampton campus advanced manufacturing students

News Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
November 15, 2012  

GM, ABB demonstrate Chevy Volt battery reuse unit

Used Volt battery packs are packaged into modular unit that provides up to two hours of off-grid electricity.

News Operations Sustainability
February 23, 2012  

Electrovaya pilot utility energy storage in Arizona [VIDEO]

Electrovaya Inc. has delivered a whopper of a battery to the Arizona Public Service Co., that state’s largest electric utility.

News Energy Sustainability
November 30, 2010  

ABB buys Baldor Electric in a $4.2B deal

ABB is firming up its position as a global supplier of industrial motors with the $4.2 billion purchase of the Baldor Electric Co.