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cable glands

Cable glands by Pepperl+Fuchs increase user uptime in process automation
January 21, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Pepperl+Fuchs has a solid international reputation as a manufacturer of industrial products for hazardous environments – many of which are available in Canada through Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC). Among Pepperl+Fuchs’ offering…

DC valve

Direct operated proportional DC valve by Parker has explosion protection
January 18, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited supplies some of the most innovative equipment available to Canadian businesses. This distributor knows to partner with manufacturers that constantly aim to break new ground and develop up-to-the-minute solutions. This includes…

screw conveyors

Continental Conveyor is the perfect one-stop shop for conveyor equipment
January 18, 2019 by Continental Conveyor Ltd

Conveyor equipment is an essential part of manufacturing plants and warehouses these days, so a supplier that can offer a wide variety of relevant products is a blessing for any company. This is…

industrial gearboxes

Gearbox series by Nabtesco offers easy access and low profile
January 17, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Nabtesco Motion Control is the world’s largest precision cycloidal gearbox manufacturer, and its many products are available in Canada from Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. The lineup includes several series of industrial gearboxes…

conveyor repair

Four tips for conveyor repair and maintenance, according to Wecon
January 16, 2019 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Conveyor systems are an essential ingredient in today’s fast-paced, technologically advanced manufacturing and distribution processes. If something goes wrong with a material-handling system, it can be costly for a company – in time,…

level transducer

Level transducer by Measurement Specialties is perfect for small-bore applications
January 16, 2019 by Durham Instruments

For top-level test and measurement devices for the industrial market, one of the best sources is Measurement Specialties. This manufacturer, whose products are available in Canada through Durham Instruments, produces transducers among other…

conveyor parts and systems

Norpak Handling serves customers with seven types of conveyor solutions
January 14, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

For more than three decades, Norpak Handling has been a major Canadian source of conveyor parts and systems for all material-handling processes. With its vast design and application knowledge, the Norpak team has…


Matritech Inc. observes its 30th anniversary as major metal-parts manufacturer
January 14, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

2019 is a milestone year for Matritech Inc. The company is observing three decades of success as a premier manufacturer of industrial machine components. With such high-profile customers as Bombardier and CVTech-IBC, Matritech…

customized solutions

Pepperl+Fuchs engineering centre can give prompt customized solutions for customers
January 14, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

For nearly 30 years, Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) has been a premier industrial controls distributor, supplying high-end products for hazardous environments. This includes an expansive line by Pepperl+Fuchs. One advantage of…

ice blasting

How Red-D-Arc helped a power plant with dry ice blasting
January 11, 2019 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

For many years, Red-D-Arc Welderentals has built an impressive track record of assisting clients in many countries with solutions to unique issues. The Red-D-Arc team works closely with customers to find the right…

electrical control unit

Electrical control unit by piab enables a variety of functions
January 11, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

One of the many great manufacturers with whom Firing Industries partners is piab, which produces the famous piFLOW vacuum conveyor for food processing. Last year, piab expanded its inventory with the first version…

spray gun

FPro WBE airspray gun by SAMES KREMLIN offers superior finishing
January 10, 2019 by SAMES KREMLIN

SAMES KREMLIN continues to revolutionize the art and business of industrial finishing, with its unique innovations in airspray technology. Last year, the company introduced the FPro, a high-end manual spray gun that raised…


Wecon offers various top accessories in addition to its conveyors
January 10, 2019 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Wecon Systems remains a premier Canadian supplier of conveyor products and systems, which are essential solutions for today’s manufacturing and warehouse environments. But a conveyor alone does not make a full system –…

industrial chain

Tsubaki has a track record of success with food-processing customers
January 9, 2019 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Food processing is one of several industries for which Tsubaki of Canada has provided industrial chain solutions for decades. This manufacturer has a track record of satisfied customers in this sector, which relies…

optical strain sensor

HBM optical strain sensor can handle a wide temperature range
January 9, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments teams up with many major manufacturers of test and measurement instruments, and one of the biggest producers is HBM Test and Measurement. HBM makes a line of optical strain gauges that…

baghouse controls

Three ways baghouse controls increase efficiency, according to Auburn Systems
January 4, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries offers world-class industrial solutions by major manufacturers, including baghouse control systems by Auburn Systems. These baghouse controls help plants keep particulate emissions low while complying with regulations and minimizing maintenance and…

pipe welding

Red-D-Arc has the equipment to weld small and large pipes
January 4, 2019 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals not only supplies the top equipment on the market for industrial pipe welding; it also employs a team of experts who can advise on the right process for the welding application.…

labour management

Kronos helps nationwide retail chain manage its labour force effectively
January 4, 2019 by Kronos Canadian Systems Inc.

A frequent challenge of workforce management is aligning labour with demand. Whatever the industry – from manufacturing to retail – labour demand must be determined accurately before work schedules are created. This is…

touch panels

WAGO touch panels blend high performance, design, and innovative technology
January 2, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

One of many reasons to invest in equipment from Wainbee Limited is its innovative products and solutions. This supplier partners with manufacturers that use the latest technologies in their wares. One of these…

material-handling solutions

After 30 years, Norpak Handling still offers top conveyor solutions
January 2, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

Norpak Handling observed its 30th anniversary in 2018. That means three decades of top conveyor and material-handling solutions for manufacturers, warehouses, and DCs in Canada. The Integrator has built a solid reputation for…

order fulfillment

Conveyor systems by Wecon help companies speed up year-end processes
December 31, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

For many manufacturing facilities and warehouses, the end of the year means a hike in order fulfillment. Plants need to fill orders quickly to ship products on time and complete systems, so that…

measurement and control

NDC Technologies offers processing solutions for a variety of industries
December 31, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

NDC Technologies is a name many manufacturing businesses trust for the best process measurement and control solutions – including Canadian companies, which get these products through Firing Industries. NDC designs, develops, and makes…

curved chains

Lambda chain by Tsubaki helps sawmill get maximum conveyor performance
December 27, 2018 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki of Canada is the name to trust for top chain solutions, from curved chains to asphalt chains and drum sprockets and much more. For more than a century – including 45 years…

thermal mass flow meters

Flow meters by Teledyne Hastings available in two main series
December 26, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Teledyne Hastings Instruments manufactures the Digital 300 series of thermal mass flow meters and controllers, available in Canada from Durham Instruments. These flow sensors are designed to measure mass flow accurately, without corrections…

laboratory automation

Festo opens new development centre for life sciences in Boston
December 23, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo has expanded its presence in the worldwide life-sciences market, with the opening of a new development centre for innovations in laboratory automation. As North America is at the forefront of life sciences,…

welding resources

Red-D-Arc’s website is full of great product and technical resources
December 21, 2018 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals is the place to go for welding-related tools, from pipe welding and induction heating to power generators and specialty equipment. As experts in welding and power generation, the company’s team has…

torque flanges

T40B torque flange by HBM offers constantly reliable test results
December 19, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments is a premier supplier of measurement instruments for Canadian businesses, including many products manufactured by HBM Test and Measurement. One of HBM’s more recent innovations is the T40B, a family of…

robotic bending

High-tech robots bring Matritech machining into the world of automation
December 18, 2018 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. serves many industries with a variety of industrial services – including CNC machining, laser cutting, tooling, stamping, and more. Another advantage this company has over competitors is its investment in robotic…

stopper cylinder

New Festo EFSD stopper cylinder can offer exceptional stop-and-release functionality
December 16, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada has launched a new electric stopper cylinder, the EFSD, the perfect choice for stop-and-release applications in which electric actuators are more appropriate than pneumatic ones. This new stopper offers superb stop-and-release…

solid state relays

Carlo Gavazzi solid state relays suit a variety of sectors
December 15, 2018 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

One of the many manufacturers with whom Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) partners is Carlo Gavazzi, respected all across North America for its state-of-the-art automation products. Carlo Gavazzi produces the RK series…

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