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Feature Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Technology
April 16, 2015  

Seeing thermal red in HD

TiX cameras increase the clarity of thermal imaging.

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 Manufacturing General Operations Technology
March 26, 2015  

We’re digital laggards: 60% of SMEs don’t have web sites

Canadians are heavy users of social media and e-commerce, and they’re embracing mobile technologies, but SMEs’ digital engagement is way behind.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production Technology
March 20, 2015  

Let’s simplify innovation

Great innovation does something differently instead of doing something better

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Production Technology
March 17, 2015  

Carbon fibre on the fast track

Speedy technology development is driving widespread carbon fibre adoption for cars of the future.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
March 16, 2015  

Release the swarm!

Aeryon’s drones take flight in world markets

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
February 17, 2015  

Connecting cars: wireless sensing technologies to make driving safer

AUTO21 researchers are working on enhancing the reliability of V2V and V2I communications to prevent accidents.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
January 22, 2015  

Connecting maintenance with the IOT

Seven ways the Internet of Things will improve the way you manage your assets.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
December 28, 2014  

Guardians of the Galaxy in 3D

Objet500 Connex multi-material 3D printers revolutionize the production of costumes and props.

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.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
December 19, 2014  

Calling all collaborators

Canadian Energy Supply Chain Forum highlights technology development to close productivity gaps and keep costs in check.

Event Manufacturing General Technology
November 21, 2014  

ISA Convention

The International Society of Automation (ISA) annual conference is

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
October 29, 2014  

When motors fail

Camtac sends in the ASG team.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
October 24, 2014  

Growing the bio-economy

New materials that replace plastic.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
October 13, 2014  

Safety systems up to date?

Upgrade systems to provide a safer workplace without impeding production and hurting your business.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Sustainability Technology
October 7, 2014  

Tomato, tom-auto

Ford and Heinz form an unusual collaboration.

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Technology
September 25, 2014  

The Internet of Everything

“Connected” technologies bridge the shop floor to the top floor and provide major benefits to maintenance, efficiency and productivity.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Metals General Technology
September 24, 2014  

Advancing tribology

Tuning up automotive tooling.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Production Technology
August 19, 2014  

Advancing high-strength steel

AUTO21 research targets welding defects.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
August 18, 2014  

Adidas scores big with Brazuca

World Cup match ball is a technological marvel.

Feature Automotive Electronics Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
August 15, 2014  

Introducing the Connected Car

APMA-led project meets growing demand for automotive technology convergence.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Sustainability Technology
July 2, 2014  

Going wireless

Auto21 R&D focuses on security, reliability.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability Technology
June 19, 2014  

Corvus Energy: Riding the waves of growth

Lithium-ion energy storage systems drive commercial success

Feature Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Technology
June 16, 2014  

Drones take flight in the oil sands

FLIR and ING robotic aviation take aerial infrared detection west

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
April 21, 2014  

Counting cranes

Exports, R&D and the number of cranes dotting city skylines will drive growth as Mircom revolutionizes the home automation market.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Technology
March 31, 2014  

Styling with tape

Low-tech tool brings precision to 3D visuals.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Technology
March 28, 2014  

Alcohol sensors

Auto21 research develops the next generation.

Feature Manufacturing Pulp & Paper Sustainability Technology
August 12, 2013  

Manufacturing green chemistry

Biolatex binders and adhesives derived from corn, potato and tapioca starches replace petrochemical-based products.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 21, 2013  

Ground zero

Where defects are eliminated as variables to production.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
June 20, 2013  

Taking the heat

Hot air recovery saves New Brunswick mill $40,000.