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News Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Green Belting enters guilty plea and fined $60,000 for worker injury

Stacker was the wrong device for moving a heavy roll that tipped off the forks.

Event Manufacturing General
September 10, 2020  

ProMat Manufacturing and Supply Chain Show 2021

ProMat is presented by MHI, the international trade association

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
July 2, 2020  

Nuclear power gets a lift from Handling Specialty

Custom platforms made for maintenance duties at nuclear power site.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
June 23, 2020  

Automate the loading dock to keep aging employees on the job and safe

Push-bottom, ergonomic equipment eases the physical effort.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Technology
April 14, 2020  

Greater flexibility with Creform low profile AGV

Controlled remotely via a smart phone, tablet or ProFace Remote HMI.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
June 6, 2019  

Yale forklifts go mobile

Manage your fleet by smartphone.

Feature Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

Making it big: Handling Specialty’s value proposition

Custom engineering and manufacturing puts the lift into demanding applications.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 24, 2017  

Improve your manufacturing productivity with AGVs

They automate repeatable tasks; customizable and adaptable to changing production lines.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 19, 2017  

Going green at ProMat 2017: hydrogen forklifts and other solutions

The material handling and logistics show’s sustainability centre promoted energy efficiency, reusing materials and saving space.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Operations Production Technology
January 31, 2017  

Lever hoists improve operator safety

Handle rotates 360-degrees.

Feature Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production Technology
December 10, 2016  

OTTO-mating material handling: Clearpath transforms in-plant logistics

The Waterloo, Ont. innovator’s self-driving vehicles help manufacturers embrace Industry 4.0.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 2, 2016  

Amazon invests big money to boost fulfillment processes

Online retailer increased spending on its distribution network by 35% between April and June to $3.88 billion.

News Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Production Technology
April 27, 2016  

Clearpath wins 2016 Edison award

Takes home silver award at New York ceremony for OTTO 1500 self-driving vehicle

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Operations Technology
February 17, 2016  

Suction cups improve productivity

A single bellow stays more stable when in motion, allowing robots or production lines to run at higher speeds.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
February 16, 2016  

Carts keep shop valuables secure

Built with a welded steel frame, tubular steel push handle, steel-reinforced butcher block work surface.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 7, 2015  

Automated palletizers get an upgrade

Guards are easy to handle and remove for quick access to components.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 31, 2015  

Casters provide a smooth ride

Smooth movement.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 30, 2015  

Bag conditioner adjusts automatically

2 m of vertical travel.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 29, 2015  

Pallet leveller eases material moving

Anti-slip surface.

News Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Production
September 24, 2015  

Kitchener’s Clearpath Robotics unveils its newest robot, OTTO [VIDEO]

Canadian robotics manufacturer releases new warehouse robot with GE Ventures as strategic investor and GE as first customer.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
September 19, 2015  

Moving a heavy load?

How to hoist materials safely

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
September 11, 2015  

Air conveyors fit in tight spaces

CE-compliant.

News Manufacturing General
August 25, 2015  

Toyota expanding Indiana forklift plant

Spending $16 million to renovate and expand facility near Columbus.

Event Manufacturing General
February 4, 2015  

ProMat 2015

ProMat 2015 is presented by MHI. More than 800

News Government Manufacturing General
February 3, 2015  

Ont. safety inspectors issue 130 stop work orders

Blitz reveals hundreds of violations at industrial workplaces.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 18, 2014  

Feds renew CME SMART program funding with $20M investment

Program meant to encourage advanced technology adoption to enhance productivity and competitiveness.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 21, 2014  

Sealer works in continuous motion

Handles 75 cases per minute.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 21, 2014  

Maximize pick-and-place efficiency

Eases small part handling.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Technology
September 10, 2014  

What’s new in material handling

Material handling technologies from CIEN, PLANT’s technology section.

News General Operations Production
September 10, 2014  

Ontario safety blitz targets material handling hazards

MOL inspectors will look at OHSA compliance from Sept. 15 to Oct. 26.

News Energy Manufacturing General Operations Sustainability
July 2, 2014  

Ballard signs $1M services agreement with M-Field in Europe

Deal includes engineering services for material handling systems to be deployed in Europe.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
February 15, 2013  

Optimize your forklift fleets

iWarehouse boosts productivity