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Tech Centre General
June 22, 2010  

Bearing units offer versatility

Bearing units from NKE are preassembled for easy installation

Tech Centre General
June 22, 2010  

In-line case palletizers get robotic retrofit

Intelligrated’s robotic arm retrofits to existing Alvey in-line palletizers.

Tech Centre General
June 17, 2010  

Dual-range digital torquemeter replaces two sensors

The MCRT 79700V dual range torquemeter. Photo: S. Himmelstein

Tech Centre General
June 9, 2010  

Save on multi-camera vision apps

New higher performance GEVA vision appliances.Photo: DALSA WATERLOO, Ont.:

Tech Centre General
June 9, 2010  

Smarter plant floor display

Getting the message with a BoxPC-100T marquee.Photo: Arista FREMONT,

Tech Centre General
May 27, 2010  

Two new platforms boost Sapera Essentials

DALSA’s Sapera Essential software package. Photo: DALSA WATERLOO, Ont.:

Tech Centre General
May 20, 2010  

ControlMaster elevates process control

Four models of ControlMaster process controllers and indicator instruments.

Tech Centre General
May 13, 2010  

AO designs, debugs and documents control systems

All-in-one PLC, OI and system configuration software. Photo: IDEC

Tech Centre General
May 6, 2010  

SJ-210 provides quick, accurate roughness testing

Testing surface roughness up to 0.75 mm/s. Photo: Mitutoyo

Tech Centre Business Operations Operations
April 15, 2010  

Industrial monitor

Nematron Corp.’s M1200 12.1-in. industrial monitor addresses space-constrained installations

Tech Centre General
April 8, 2010  

Plantware

Taking a 3D image for reverse engineering. Photo: Creaform

Tech Centre Operations Technology
April 8, 2010  

Inspector 140 sensor covers the angles

Inspector 140 covers all the angles. Photo: SICK MINNEAPOLIS,

Tech Centre General
March 31, 2010  

Improve energy efficiency with Altivar 312

Schneider Electric’s Altivar 312. Photo: Schneider Electric TORONTO: Schneider

Tech Centre General
March 18, 2010  

Baldor's BE$T iPhone app

Baldor’s BE$T iPhone app. Photo: Baldor FORT SMITH, Ark.:

Tech Centre General
February 16, 2010  

Get clear images in tight spots

BS-150 records videos. Photo: Reed Instruments STE-ANNE-DE-BELLEVUE, Que.: The

Tech Centre General
February 10, 2010  

Lift 2 tons with one finger

Wireless CER magnet for heavy lifting. Photo: CERWORCESTER, Ma:

Tech Centre Business Operations Operations
February 3, 2010  

New software manages small job shops

Using Axles Workshops. Photo: IPSO Technologies VAUDREUIL-DORION, Que.: Small

Tech Centre Operations
January 14, 2010  

CT12 single-board computer boosts control performance

CT12 6U CompactPCI singleboard computer. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.: GE Intelligent

Tech Centre Business Operations Operations Production
December 10, 2009  

Getting tough with industrial computing

Oops! A good soaking doesn’t slow down this Hydrus

Tech Centre General
August 19, 2009  

Robot orders down in Q1/2

ANN ARBOR, Mich.: North American robotics companies saw new

Tech Centre General
June 24, 2009  

RFID: More than just readers and tags

Forklift featuring M/A-Com’s broad and narrow beam antennas. Photo:

Tech Centre General
May 13, 2009  

Parts vending made easy

Whether machines are being built or repaired, it’s common

Tech Centre Operations
April 21, 2009  

Sensor mirror alerts forklift drivers

The convex Mirror Alert Sytem displays a caution message

Tech Centre General
March 5, 2009  

Resin Systems rolls out durability

Resin System’s RStandard roller tubing for conveying idlers lasts

Tech Centre Operations
December 19, 2008  

Christie lights up projection technology

Influenced by Toyota, Christie implemented one-piece flow for its

Tech Centre General
December 19, 2008  

Combilift strikes a new balance

Combilift Ltd. has been helping companies move loads in

Tech Centre Transportation Business Operations Technology
December 1, 2008  

Alberta-bound through Thunder Bay

Ship-mounted cranes lower the 1.3 million-pound reactor off the

Tech Centre General
November 27, 2008  

Integran’s “nanovation”

Rich Emrich, Integran Technologies’ program manager, business development, and

Tech Centre General
November 27, 2008  

Monitor pipe corrosion in real time

A Pepperl+Fuchs CorrTran corrosion detection transmitter installed on a

Tech Centre General
November 27, 2008  

SRP applies 3D heat to its design

A Superior Radiant Products operator spot-welds sheet metal parts

Tech Centre General
November 1, 2008  

SkyHook: Handling the heavy lifting

SkyHook’s JHL-40, a new aerospace innovation, makes remote oil

Tech Centre Business Operations Technology
October 6, 2008  

3D digital modelling drives design innovation

Use of 3D digital models represents the future of