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Vention expands in North America with new Boston office

Vention, a cloud-based manufacturing automation platform (MAP), recently expanded its operations in North America with a new office in Boston, United States. This is the second expansion this year by the Montreal-based company, after opening its European headquarters in Berlin, Germany.

SPONSORED: A high wire act

Upgrading a legacy control system within a short shutdown window takes careful planning and coordination. Black Controls is helping manufacturers make that critical transition.

Ford recalls vehicles including nearly 3,000 SUVs in Canada over fire risk

Ford has issued three recalls of more than 350,000 vehicles in North America, including nearly 3,000 in Canada and 39,000 in the U.S. due to a risk the engines could catch fire.

CME forecast shows manufacturing sector faces major challenges to its path to recovery

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters’ (CME) recent forecast data shows that ongoing supply chain disruptions and labour and skill shortages are negatively impacting the recovery of the manufacturing sector.
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A high wire act

Upgrading a legacy control system within a short shutdown window takes careful planning and coordination.

Black Controls, a rapidly-growing Southern Ontario startup, is helping manufacturers make that critical transition.

Presenting a case study on how the Black Controls team helped PolyJohn, an Orillia, Ontario manufacturer with a control system rebuild within a tight deadline. » Learn more

Women in automation inspiring change: Maryam Emami’s story

In an industry that remains male-dominated, women work hard to establish themselves as leaders. Three women from the manufacturing automation sector share how their passion for this industry motivates them every day and the challenges they faced on the path to success. This is Maryam Emami’s story. » Read more

Manufacturing Manager

The Manufacturing Manager will be responsible for overseeing the day- to- day operations of a production facility. This will include; planning, scheduling, coordinating and directing a team of 40+ employees. » Read more

Mould Maker / Mould Maker Apprentice

Bock North America is looking for a Plastic Injection Mould Maker / Apprentice to join its team. Duties include performing repairs to custom injection moulds, performing oreventative maintenance on the moulds and troubleshooting, among other things. » Read more

Senior CNC Machinist Cost Estimator

The Senior Cost Estimator will manage emailed and walk in requests for quotation from customers and determine what materials and processes are required. The person will also communicate with velocity managers to determine lead times, among other duties. » Read more
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Hannover Messe 2022

Date: May 30-June 2, 2022
Location: Deutsche Messe, Hannover, Germany
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Date: June 1-2, 2022
Location: Ottawa, ON
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Automate Show

Date: June 6-9, 2022
Location: Detroit, Michigan
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PTDA Canadian Conference

Date: June 7-9, 2022
Location: Montreal, QC
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MMTS 2022

June 14-16, 2022
Location: Montreal, QC
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Automatica 2022

Date: June 21-24, 2022
Location: Munich, Germany
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