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News Automotive General Production Technology
January 8, 2021  

New Mercedes screen to stretch nearly full width of car

The MBUX Hyperscreen option available on the EQS sedan uses artificial intelligence to learn what functions the driver uses most

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Technology
January 7, 2021  

Industrial circuit breakers remain key to load control

Need for reliable and secure power drives demand for safety-critical components

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production Technology
January 5, 2021  

Reaping the benefits of the connected factory

It’s time to take the Industry 4.0 Journey

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production Technology
January 5, 2021  

Smart building opportunities for printed sensors

The promise of automated control of the buildings’ operations

News Energy Business Operations General Production Technology
January 5, 2021  

Solar Alliance inks deal for U.S. $60M solar project

Design and construction of a 56 megawatt solar project located in Illinois

News Automotive Electronics Business Operations Production Technology
January 4, 2021  

Magna to collaborate with Fisker

Complements EV platform sharing, vehicle engineering and manufacturing cooperation

News Electronics Business Operations Production Technology
December 23, 2020  

Magna to form joint venture with LG

Canadian auto parts maker teams up with objective to build electric car components

Feature Manufacturing Technology
December 23, 2020  

Getting smarter: Companies engage with digital technology

Survey shows more manufacturers are investing in the future.

News Automotive Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production Technology
December 23, 2020  

GM opens 3D printing facility in Detroit

General Motors announced the opening of the 15,000-square-foot Additive

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

Feature Electronics Operations Technology
December 21, 2020  

Cyber threats are more abundant than ever

Here’s how you can help your organization prepare

Feature Electronics Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Technology
December 21, 2020  

Single pair ethernet about to supercharge IIoT

Factory and process automation worlds recognize SPE as an ideal tool for building a bi-directional IIoT network

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
December 21, 2020  

Let there be light, by deploying LEDs with wireless controls

EcoGrid makes LED energy efficiency projects pay off with Bluetooth technology.

News Automotive Transportation General Production Technology
December 19, 2020  

Volkswagen facing ‘massive’ shortage of electronic parts

Supply bottleneck caused by a shortage of semiconductor components

Feature General Technology
December 18, 2020  

Key machine vision trends for 2021 and beyond

Predicting trends in machine vision can be difficult in

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Facilities Maintenance Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production Technology
December 17, 2020  

Nature’s Path installs far-UVC light technology in its NA facilities

Becomes first food manufacturing company to install tech that helps protect employees in real-time

News Business Operations Operations Technology
December 15, 2020  

Siemens Canada to pay staff $3.4M in special Covid-19 payments

Employees to receive one-time payment of $1,550 by the end of the year

News Business Operations Operations Technology
December 15, 2020  

Hitachi ABB establishes new R&D presence in Montreal

New Digital Power Grid Center leverages Quebec’s academic and technology leadership

Feature Chemicals Manufacturing General Technology
December 15, 2020  

Closing the loop: Pyrowave turns plastic into a reusable resin

Technology microwaves feedstock to create virgin-like styrene resin.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 10, 2020  

Gantry tool storage system improves efficiency

Management software and flexible manufacturing system deliver machine utilization levels above 95%.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
December 8, 2020  

Next-gen actuators for seventh-axis robotic spot-welding

Two models, high and lower force deliver up to 30 million welds in typical applications.

News Energy General Sustainability Technology
December 8, 2020  

TransAlta acquires a stake in EMG and its wastewater technology

PurEffluent produces a biogas stream that can be used as fuel to generate electricity.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
December 4, 2020  

US adds Chinese chipmaker, oil giant to security blacklist

That raises the total number of companies 35 on the list of entities linked to modernizes China’s military.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Technology
December 3, 2020  

Sharpen your visuals with neural ISP technology

ALISS delivers precise imagery from raw data for new application paths

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 3, 2020  

Made in Canada COVID testing now available from LuminUltra

Biotech company receives Health Canada authorization for rapid, portable COVID-19 qPCR testing.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 3, 2020  

Kanata business group launches platform to attract global talent

Positions Kanata North as an international destination for tech professionals.

Tech Centre Manufacturing Technology
December 1, 2020  

Three views of how digitalization advances machine tool building

Start at the design phase to build more reliable machines.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
November 26, 2020  

Scanning keeps your workplace COVID-safe

Therma Scans technology detects employee temperature.

News Automotive General Technology
November 24, 2020  

Researcher develops innovative way to look inside lithium ion batteries

Rapid testing of the particles inside a lithium ion battery at the nano scale wins Audrey Taylor a Mitacs award.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
November 19, 2020  

Unlock new revenue and margins through servitization

How leveraging technology to power services maximizes aftermarket profits.

News Manufacturing General Technology
November 19, 2020  

Michelin, Pyrowave partner to recycle plastic waste

Innovative technology returns hard to recycle styrene to virgin material using microwave technology.

News Manufacturing General Technology
November 13, 2020  

AI can help in fight against COVID-19, if we don’t let fear stop us: Bengio

His studies show artificial intelligence was more accurate in predicting how many people can be infected from one person with COVID-19.