Address market risk while documenting the ROI of analytics
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IRB 1100 robot handles harsh environments
Body seals all electrical components against contaminants.
Time to tackle the digital transformation challenge
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Retired Hearst tech teacher recognized for excellence in education
2020 Dick Hopkins Award goes to Mario Blouin who taught for the Conseil Scolaire Catholique de District Des Grandes Rivieres.
3D printing meets industrial production: What it needs to succeed
Technology moves from producing prototypes to producing parts for mission-critical environments.
Working from home requires protection against cyber attacks
How to start, stop, and continue to ensure strong cyber-resilience is retained.
Baylin Technologies $1.3M-plus purchase orders for transmitters
Convert frequencies from a lower to higher frequency in the broadcast of satellite signals.
Iran scientist acquitted in US trade secrets case deported
Accused of stealing research from a project for the US Navy Office of Naval Research to create and produce anti-corrosive stainless steel.
Carbon nanotube transistors make the leap from lab to factory floor
Technique paves the way for more energy efficient, 3D microprocessors.
Vention raises $38M to scale its cloud manufacturing automation platform
Expands the range of manufacturing processes that can be automated profitably.
OTTO Motors raises $29M to take autonomous mobile robots global
Cites demand for AMRs growing worldwide as manufacturers struggle to find workers and meet post-pandemic needs.
Quantifying customer value is the antidote to a downturn
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Operating in the “new normal’ business environment
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US restriction on chipmakers deals critical blow to Huawei
Chinese smartphone and network equipment maker needs time to “understand the impact” of the latest restrictions.
Collaborative $1.2M project uses AI to optimize vaccine production
Project aims to strengthen Medicago’s ability to respond effectively to sudden and high-volume demand for vaccines.
Connect to Industry 4.0: Become a factory of the future
How to clear obstacles to digital technology implementation.
Vancouver biotech discovering antibodies for COVID-19 treatment
Would give patients molecular material they need to fight the disease instead of depending on their bodies to develop their own.
Anticipating N95 shortage, hospital turns to full face snorkel masks
Engineers, entrepreneurs and physicians adding a filter meant to catch hazardous particles.
Industry 4.0: Technology and the human side of change
Work with existing employees to implement new technologies in a way that is still beneficial to all.
Uptake of drones in the power and utilities sector: report
Digital transformation, remote monitoring and optimizing operational costs to drive drone revenues to US$515 million by 2030.
Maintain social distance on the plant floor
Small wearable device sends alert when proximity is too close.
Managing the supply chain challenge posed by COVID-19
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Streamline monitoring of Artis machine tools
Information is accessed remotely via an iPad, computer or laptop.
Slow to adopt: We’re lagging in digital transformation
SMEs see value in advanced manufacturing technology but have concerns.
Go with the flow pocket-sized
Measurement device mounts directly before or after pipe bends.
Greater flexibility with Creform low profile AGV
Controlled remotely via a smart phone, tablet or ProFace Remote HMI.
Collaboration creates full-head protective hood for healthcare workers
CCM re-engineers NHL Pro Custom Equipment production facility, Industrie Orkan contributes air treatment system expertise to support new surgeon-designed protective device.
Festo suite simplifies automation projects
Set parameters and configure all parts of an installation in five steps.
Maintaining motor drives: Five essential tests to gauge performance
Make maintenance a priority to ensure system uptime.
Your computer can help scientists seeking COVID-19 treatments: IBM
Scripps Research project to help scientists virtually screen chemical compounds that might help fight the virus.
66% of businesses willing to share data with third-parties: report
…but they’re still cautious, and believe more clarity is needed in privacy regulation
Tech community issues open letter to Ontario govt. during COVID-19
Tech CEOs and innovation hubs call for swift action to maintain top talent and jobs
threatened by the COVID-19 pandemic