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October 8, 2019

Manufacturing sector must address gaps in labour, intellectual property to compete

Canadian manufacturers have an unprecedented opportunity to take the lead on the growing skills gap, as the global manufacturing sector prepares for transformative change that includes robotics, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things technology and the rollout of 5G networks.

UL COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR: Navigating SPE-1000 Field Evaluation

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The UL Field Evaluation program provides manufacturers, importers, and end users with a quick and economical means for achieving electrical safety approval of equipment in order to comply with the safety requirements of the Canadian Electrical Code. Join UL experts on October 16, 2019 at 1PM-2PM ET for a COMPLIMENTARY webinar to learn more about our Electrical Field Evaluation program.

PSAC meets with Ontario business leaders to talk energy

The Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC) met with business leaders gathered and hosted by the Vaughan Chamber of Commerce for a roundtable discussion – focussing on the benefits to all Canadians of supporting the energy industry.

U.S. GM strike being felt here in Canada

Approximately 1,850 unionized workers have been temporarily laid off with pay from General Motors’ Oshawa, Ont. plant as the ongoing strike by the United Auto Workers union in the U.S. reverberates through the North American auto industry.
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Rittal's MCP Solution cuts down lead time!

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Rittal's Motor Control Panel (MCP) is based on proven TS 8 architecture - the ideal solution to address motor control, power management & quality control challenges! Here’s why:
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Rittal will build this innovative enclosure and busbar solution, providing proof of concept along with CAD drawings, in our state-of-the-art MOD Centre!

Non-contact measurement technology for the food and beverage industry

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Every process in a food and beverage facility requires accurate measurement of material stored in large vessels, silos, or tanks. That makes the right level measurement system a key factor in successful production.
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Optimize your phosphorus removal with the CA80 Colorimetric Analyzer

Liquiline System CA80PH from Endress+Hauser offers online orthophosphate measurement for precise dosing of precipitants in wastewater treatment. As all Liquiline System analyzers, it enables plug & play of up to four Memosens sensors—minimizing the installation effort. Automatic calibration and cleaning and the low consumption of reagents save you operating costs. Advanced diagnostics with remote access ensure process safety and support you in providing process documentation to the authorities. Download the White Paper

Four ways to boost efficiency in your manufacturing operations

Efficiency is vital for manufacturing because it directly impacts total output, customer satisfaction and several other factors which in turn affect financial and environmental bottom line of the business. » Read More

Ralston Field Gauge LC10-TA Thermal Probe

The Ralston Field Gauge LC10-TA Thermal Probe is a battery operated, general purpose digital temperature probe with a wide temperature range of -30 to 150°C (-22 to 302°F) and an accuracy of IEC 60751 Class A (+/- (0.15 +0.002*|t|)°C). » Learn More

DIN wireless gateway supports network connectivity of sensors

SignalFire Wireless Telemetry introduces the new DIN Gateway V2 – a 900 mHz wireless gateway with an integrated I/O capability for easy network connectivity of wireless and wired sensors, integrated Ethernet and built-in automation. » Learn More

Low-cost conveyor for materials up to 900ºF

EXAIR’s new 2.5″ and 3″ High Temperature Line Vac Conveyors convert hose, tube, or pipe into a powerful in-line conveying system for high temperature materials up to 900ºF (482ºC). » Learn More

Dynatrol Interface Level Switches

The Type CL-10DJI, Dynatrol Interface Level Switch has been designed for level detection of interfaces between a liquid and a settled bed of solids. » Learn More

CanWEA Annual Conference and Exhibition

BMO Centre
Calgary, Alta.
October 8-10, 2019
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Motion+Power Technology Expo

TCF Center
Detroit, Mich.
October 15-17, 2019
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Operational Excellence Week Canada

The Old Mill
Toronto, Ont.
October 21-24, 2019
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The Chem Show

Javits Convention Center
New York, N.Y.
October 22-24, 2019
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Ontario Craft Brewers Conference 2019

Scotiabank Centre
Niagara Falls, Ont.
October 28-30, 2019
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InfraCanada Conference

Niagara Falls Marriott Fallsview Hotel & Spa
Niagara Falls, Ont.
November 1, 2019
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Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas

Norris Conference Center – City Center
Houston, Texas
November 4-6, 2019
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2nd Annual Water Week Conference

Double Tree Hotel West Edmonton
Edmonton, Alta.
November 13-15, 2019
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