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New hybrid hydrostatic transmission enhances robotic precision

This tele-operated system safely and precisely drives robot arms allowing them to thread a needle and pick up an egg. » Read full article

Aquatic UFO lets owners live off the grid

Jet Capsule's "living floating house" sea craft transports inhabitants across the ocean at a maximum cruising speed of 3.5 knots (6.5 km/h). » Read full article

Detroit automakers forced to reinvent themselves as mobility experts

Making vehicles is complicated and expensive, and car companies have stumbled taking on new businesses. » Read full article

Fluid Power Roundtable 2016

Canadian fluid power leaders discuss regulatory standards, the decline of the oil industry and the outlook for the fluid power. » Read full article

China's Midea makes bid for German robot maker Kuka

This $5.2 Billion deal would help Midea capture a larger share of the "future service robots market." » Read full article

SWAPP - The Gear Motor Retrofit program…Retrofitted.

New energy efficiency legislation taking effect in the USA on June 1, 2016, will force asynchronous motors, 3-phase, single speed, to be premium efficiency (IE3), except for some specific exemptions. Canada’s efficiency regulations are normally aligned with the US standards, so regulatory changes in Canada are expected to follow in due course.

If you are considering optimizing, improving, or replacing your drive system to comply with these regulations — then you should consider SWAPP. Learn More →

Media Isolation Valve

Clippard's NIV series media isolation valves come in four sizes with multiple pressure range options to 30 psig. »read more

Output Filter

Schaffner's FN 5060 HV 690/600 VAC filter is available with current ratings from 16A to 1200A. »read more

Scan Cameras

Teledyne DALSA expands Linea line with 2k and 4k resolution GigE Vision models and an 8k Camera Link model. »read more

Halifax DEX Expo

Location: Dartmouth, NS
Event Date: June 7, 2016 » more info

Skills Canada National Competition 2016

Location: Moncton, NB
Event Date: June 5-8, 2016 » more info

Atlantic Design & Manufacturing 2016

Location: New York, NY
Event Date: June 14-16, 2016 » more info

IMTS 2016

Location: Chicago, IL
Event Date: Sept 12-17, 2016 » more info