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November 21, 2018

Nova Bus delivering electric vehicles to Toronto Transit Commission

Bus manufacturer Nova Bus has delivered most of its 55 hybrid electric vehicles to the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), as part of a larger order of 325 buses awarded to Nova Bus by TTC last year.

Fairfax acquires stake in steel manufacturer Stelco for $250M

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. says it has bought a 13.7 per cent stake in steel producer Stelco Holdings Inc. for roughly $250 million.

Sico to relocate to Ontario, eliminating 125 Quebec jobs

Quebec premier Francois Legault has raised the possibility of a boycott against paint manufacturer Sico, which announced last Thursday that it will relocate to Ontario.

Yves Landry Foundation offers up to $100K in training support

The foundation is accepting applications from manufacturers in south, central and eastern Ontario to receive up to $100,000 to offset the costs of training expenses.

Z-AXIS announces Joe Sklepik as manufacturing engineering manager

Z-AXIS, is a contract design and electronic manufacturing services provider near Rochester, NY. Sklepik will work with customers across the U.S. and Canada.

JTF Davco fined $22K after worker fatality

Robert Markle, sole director of JTF Davco Ltd., a company that manufactures screws from brass and other metal stock, has been fined $22,000 in a Ministry of Labour charge after a worker was killed at the JTF Davco plant in Toronto.

Moving collaboration technology to the manufacturing plant floor

The modernization of the factory is changing the way manufacturers are conducting their operations by connecting the entire business. » Read full article

Antaira Technologies expands industrial networking with LNP series

The developer has expanded its industrial networking infrastructure family with the LNP-1600G, -1802G-SFP and -2004G-SFP series. » Read full article

Allied Motion introduces electric power steering for material handling

The company has introduced the electric power steering (EPS) series for steer-by-wire warehouse vehicles, autonomous AGVs and similar material transport vehicles needing a robust electric steering solution. » Read full article

SPS IPC Drives

Location: Nuremberg, Ger.
Date: November 27-29, 2018
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AI World Conference & Expo

Location: Boston, Mass.
Date: December 3-5, 2018
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Motor & Drive Systems 2019

Location: Orlando, Fla.
Date: January 23-24, 2019
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2019 Eaton Automation and Technical Showcase

Location: New Orleans, La.
Date: February 4, 2019
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ARC World Industry Forum

Location: Orlando, Fla.
Date: February 4-7, 2019
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Hannover Messe 2019

Location: Hannover, Ger.
Date: April 1-5, 2019
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Automate/Promat 2019

Location: Chicago, Ill.
Date: April 8-11, 2019
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