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Panasonic, Siemens sign Memorandum of Understanding at Hannover 2016

Against the backdrop of Hannover Messe 2016, Hiroyuki Aota, director in charge of Factory Solutions Business and executive officer of Panasonic Corporation, and Anton S. Huber, CEO of the Digital Factory Division at Siemens AG, signed a Memorandum of Understanding cementing the intention of the two companies to work more closely together in the future in the fields of automation concepts for the electronics industry. >> Read full article

WHN Technologies wins Robotics Award at Hannover 2016

WHN Technologies GmbH has won the Robotics Award at Hannover Messe 2016. The award was presented on behalf of Hannover Messe in cooperation with the Robotation Academy and the trade journal Industrieanzeiger in recognition of the applied robotics solutions of international companies. >> Read full article

April PMI shows strongest improvement since December 2014

Data from the latest RBC Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index highlighted a sustained recovery in business conditions across the Canadian manufacturing sector, with growth of output, new orders and employment all accelerating since the previous month. >> Read full article

Report shows fewer Saskatchewan workers off the job due to accidents

The 2015 annual report from the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) shows a “year of stability and growth” as on-the-job injuries resulting in lost time declined 2.07 per cent in 2015 to their lowest level in more than two decades. >> Read full article

Stratasys names winners of 2016 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge

Congratulations to the three Canadian winners of Stratasys’ 12th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge, a worldwide contest that asks students to redesign an existing product, create a new product that improves how a task is accomplished or design an original work of art or architecture. >> Read full article

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New! More photo highlights from Hannover Messe 2016

New! More photo highlights from Hannover Messe 2016

Industry 4.0, digitalization and The Industrial Internet are just several concepts prominently highlighted at this year’s Hannover Messe in Germany. Billed as the world’s largest trade fair for industrial technology, the show took place April 25-29 and saw more than 5,200 exhibitors, representing approximately 75 nations. Check out our photos from Hannover Messe! >> Learn More…


Wire stripping machine

Boasting “convenience and quality,” Schleuniger says its UniStrip 2050 benchtop stripping unit is an effective stripping device for wires up to 2/0 AWG or cables up to 0.59 in. >> Read full article

DC/DC converter

Absopulse’s HVI 3KR-3U4 series of high input voltage, railway quality DC/DC converters promise to deliver up to 3kW output power. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show

Location: Montreal, Que.
Date: May 16-18, 2016 >> More Info

DEX Expo - Mississauga

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: May 17, 2016 >> More Info

Energy Summit 2016

Location: Niagara Falls, Ont.
Date: May 17-18, 2016 >> More Info

Automatica 2016

Location: Munich, Germany
Date: June 21-24, 2016 >> More Info