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April 27, 2019
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VIDEO: Automation in action at Hannover Messe 2019

If you missed the Hannover Messe trade show earlier this month, you missed a lot of automation in action! Manufacturing AUTOMATION was on site at the fair and we've put together a highlights reel of automation applications, from robotics to drives.

Ontario systems integrator fined $70K for worker injury

Cybertech Controls and Electric Inc., a systems integrator in Tecumseh, Ontario, has pleaded guilty to an offence involving a worker injury at an industrial facility in Windsor, Ontario.

IBM study: Use automation to strengthen cyber resilience

Using automation helps to strengthen cyber resilience and save money after a data breach – but most companies are still not using it in their cybersecurity plans, according to a new global study published by IBM Security.

Automate 2019: ATS debuts IIoT platform for factory optimization

ATS Automation says its Illuminate Manufacturing Intelligence platform can use real-time machine performance data to increase throughput, improve uptime, decrease cost and boost quality on the factory floor.

Industrial automation companies land on Canada's Top SMEs list

D&D Automation, a systems integrator in Stratford, Ontario, and Javelin Technologies, a developer of additive manufacturing solutions, both appeared on the list.
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Webinar: How to use AI for process optimization

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AI & Predictive Maintenance: ERP Best Practices
June 20, 1 pm EST

In the second of Manufacturing AUTOMATION and Pemeco Consulting's four-part webinar series, speaker Jonathan Gross, managing director of ERP consulting firm Pemeco Consulting, discusses how artificial intelligence enables machine learning to allow your plant to perform predictive maintenance – and how to prepare your existing systems to make use of the data. Register now!

Three benefits of Lean manufacturing methods

If you are someone who wants to improve your workday, then Lean manufacturing can empower you to make lasting impact. » Read full article

From Hawkesbury to Estevan, documents show towns to be hit hardest by automation

If federal calculations are accurate, automation and technological advances could make the local situation worse in the coming years, with Hawkesbury, a town of about 10,000, hit harder than any other city in Ontario. » Read full article

Centre stage: George Micevski, president of Tulsar Canada

George Micevski, president of control panel company Tulsar Canada, discusses how bringing some automation into the company’s custom manufacturing helped to realize sales goals. » Read full article

JMP Solutions named to top 10 system integrators list

JMP Solutions, a London, Ontario–based industrial technology partner for manufacturers, has been named one of the top 10 largest system integrators in North America. » Read full article

Hannover Messe day 5: Our top 5 takeaways from the fair

Manufacturing AUTOMATION’s top five insights from Hannover Messe for Canadian manufacturers. » Read full article
Event Calendar 

Partners in Prevention 2019

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: April 30-May 1, 2019
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Advanced Design & Manufacturing Canada

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: June 4-6, 2019
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APMA Annual Conference & Exhibition 2019

Location: Windsor, Ont.
Date: June 12, 2019
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Digital Industry USA

Location: Louisville, Ken.
Date: September 10-12, 2019
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EMO Hannover 2019

Location: Hannover, Ger.
Date: September 16-21, 2019
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CMTS: Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: September 30-October 3, 2019
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