News Electronics General
November 1, 2021  

Schneider Electric Canada partners with OptiMach

Schneider Electric Canada announced a partnership with OptiMach, a Quebec-based

News Electronics Manufacturing General
October 21, 2021  

Siemens Canada celebrates 50th anniversary of Quebec plant

Siemens Canada celebrated the 50th anniversary of its Drummondville manufacturing

News Electronics Manufacturing General
August 25, 2021  

Electromate partners with Universal Robots

Electromate Inc. announced a partnership with Universal Robots A/S,

News Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
July 5, 2021  

Fanuc produces its 750,000th robot

Fanuc Corporation announced the production of its 750,000th industrial

News Electronics Food & Beverage Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Economy General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
June 9, 2021  

Pontus files patent application for automated vertical farm harvesting robot

Pontus Protein Ltd. has filed an international patent application

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
May 26, 2021  

SATO America appoints new President

SATO America has announced the appointment of Steve Sundstrom

News Electronics Manufacturing Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Technology
December 22, 2020  

Hyundai to acquire Boston Dynamics

Boston Dynamics is also entering the logistics automation market and will introduce a mobile robot for warehouses in 2021

News General
August 5, 2020  

Solaris adds to robotics offering with acquisition of Jetbrain

Jetbrain products include delivery robots that feature a secure and traceable chain of custody for medicines and blood products

News Automotive Electronics Transportation General
August 5, 2020  

Ex-Google exec sent to prison for stealing robocar secrets

Former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski helped steer Google’s self-driving car project before landing at Uber

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 7, 2020  

NGen invests $5M in manufacturing of disinfection robots

Disinfection Robot Challenge targets innovative robotic solutions that reduce healthcare exposure to COVID-19s, or disinfects facilities.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
July 2, 2020  

What’s new in robotics: Tech that enhances automated processes

Orders are up across North America as new products hit the market.

News Manufacturing General
January 7, 2020  

Kraken awarded contract to test SeaVision on underwater artifacts

System will be evaluated at a variety of archaeologically significant sites.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 4, 2019  

Digital twinning for PickMaster vision-guiding software

Tests robotic configurations on virtual production lines.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 28, 2019  

Nissan invests in production to prepare for electric age

Changes involve robotics and sensors to decrease physical stress on assembly-line workers.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General
November 19, 2019  

AGT’s technology innovation of the year

Award goes to Quebec robotics company.

News General
September 10, 2019  

Shopify to buy fulfilment solutions company 6 River Systems for US$450M

Online retail platform says acquisition will give it access to fulfilment software and robotics.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
July 16, 2019  

People before robots while accelerating digitization

Three phases put robotic process automation in the hands of users.

News Manufacturing General Technology
July 9, 2019  

AI, robotics, automation unlikely to lead to mass job losses: Fraser Institute

Essay series contends new jobs will emerge as businesses and workers adapt.

News Manufacturing General
June 13, 2019  

Kraken gets $2.1M KATFISH contract from ThayerMahan

To be deployed as part of its SeaScout expeditionary system for seabed mapping and intelligence.

Event Manufacturing General
November 23, 2018  

A3 Business Forum

Presented by the Association for Advancing Automation, this annual

Event Manufacturing General Technology
September 18, 2018  

ATX Montreal

The Automation Technology Expo (ATX) Montreal showcases automation and

Feature Facilities Maintenance General Operations Production
December 14, 2015  

Get ready to jump

Advanced robotics is the next great leap.

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Transportation General Production Technology
September 15, 2015  

Clearpath’s robotic revolution

Automating the world’s dullest, dirtiest and deadliest jobs.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
March 29, 2015  

March of the robots: prepare for accelerated global adoption

The Boston Consulting Group is forecasting investment in advanced industrial robots will take off over the next decade.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
December 24, 2014  

Collaborating with a cobot

Program them to do multiple tasks and deploy them throughout the plant when they’re needed.