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pneumatic tubing

New tubing by Festo can tackle the roughest processing applications
November 19, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo has just released its latest innovation in industrial pneumatic tubing: PTFEN, designed specifically for harsh operating environments in food processing and other industries. Compliant with the strict standards of the United States…

particle detection and measurement

The benefits of an Auburn particle detection and measurement ecosystem
November 19, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Auburn Systems is a major producer of air-quality equipment, all available in Canada from Firing Industries. One way that Auburn can help to improve production and safety in a manufacturing plant is with…

connectivity products

Quality management is a significant factor in LAPP’s continuing success
November 16, 2018 by Lapp Canada Inc

LAPP has earned a solid reputation over the past six decades through groundbreaking, innovative connectivity products – which reach Canadian businesses through LAPP Canada. But great products are not the only reason LAPP…

welding products

Red-D-Arc is North America’s largest provider of welding products, services
November 16, 2018 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

For the best in industrial welding products and related items, businesses throughout the world rely on Red-D-Arc Welderentals. This Airgas company rents and leases welders, welding positioners, electric power generators, and specialty equipment…

accumulating conveyors

Hytrol’s EZLogic technology provides zero-pressure control in accumulating conveyor systems
November 16, 2018 by Norpak Handling Limited

A proud Integration Partner with Hytrol Conveyor Company, Norpak Handling supplies Hytrol’s innovative products to businesses across Canada – including its selection of accumulating conveyors. Many material-handling systems by Hytrol use a unique…

powder system

E-Jet 2 High Flow by SAMES KREMLIN offers consistent flow
November 14, 2018 by SAMES KREMLIN

SAMES KREMLIN has satisfied manufacturers globally with world-class finishing solutions for decades – including its E-Jet 2 powder system, a high-performance solution for applying powder coatings. Now, the company offers the E-Jet 2…

industrial sprockets

Tsubaki’s Smart Tooth sprockets use a specialized Wear Indicator technology
November 14, 2018 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Chains are the heart of Tsubaki of Canada’s business, and the company also specializes in manufacturing industrial sprockets, from double-pitch conveyor to made-to-order sprockets. One of the more innovative products in this group…

industrial automation technology

Wecon’s innovative automation technologies help warehouses get speedy, efficient results
November 14, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

As times change and technology continues to evolve, material-handling systems need to keep pace. Wecon Systems, a complete single-source Material Handling Systems Integrator, knows this. This is why the company offers state-of-the-art conveyor…

industrial torque flange

HBM torque flange offers secure data transfer between rotor, stator
November 14, 2018 by Durham Instruments

For the best in sensors, recorders, and transducers, businesses need look no further than HBM Test and Measurement. This manufacturer, whose products are available in Canada from Durham Instruments, makes many measurement innovations…

Wiegand sensors

POSITAL has upgraded its production facilities for manufacturing Wiegand sensors
November 12, 2018 by Posital-Fraba

POSITAL’s line of Wiegand sensors is about to get bigger. The company has recently expanded its manufacturing facilities to enable it to ramp up production of these items. This major expansion will allow…

pneumatic automation components

Festo has acquired Fabco-Air, a manufacturer of pneumatic automation components
November 12, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo Group has enlarged its already expansive product lineup with its recent acquisition of Fabco-Air, an international leader in the production of pneumatic automation components. Based in Gainesville, FL, Fabco-Air is renowned as…

operator workstations

Pepperl+Fuchs offers three kinds of peripherals for VisuNet operator workstations
November 12, 2018 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) has been a major Canadian supplier of industrial solutions for hazardous work environments for more than a quarter of a century. The company’s lineup of products includes…

modular amplifier system

PMX modular amplifier system offers precise, reliable, and efficient performance
October 25, 2018 by Durham Instruments

HBM Test and Measurement remains a leading manufacturer of industrial devices, available in Canada from Durham Instruments. This includes the PMX modular amplifier system – a data-acquisition and control system for production control…

live roller conveyors

E24 live roller conveyors by Hytrol have versatility, long life
October 25, 2018 by Norpak Handling Limited

Hytrol Conveyor Company manufactures the most innovative and reliable conveyor products in the North American market, and these systems are available from Norpak Handling, a proud Integration Partner with Hytrol. Among these products…

electronic circuit breakers

EPSITRON electronic circuit breakers from WAGO save space and improve safety
October 24, 2018 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited supplies many types of automation equipment that heighten machine safety – a crucial need in today’s industrial world, where machine breakdowns can be costly in terms of downtime and lost revenue.…

conveyor maintenance

How Wecon can help companies increase lifespans of conveyor systems
October 24, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

A great conveyor system does wonders for a company’s productivity and safety record. But these benefits will not last long without proper conveyor maintenance and care. This is why Wecon Systems offers more…

feeding systems

Asyril plugin guarantees seamless integration of feeders with UR cobots
October 24, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. is Canada’s source for products by Asyril SA, a Swiss manufacturer renowned as a team of experts in flexible feeding systems for collaborative robots. Asyril has recently announced…

analog rotary encoders

Analog rotary encoders by POSITAL now have higher speed, accuracy
October 22, 2018 by Posital-Fraba

Encoders are one of the popular product lines that make POSITAL a widely respected provider of industrial motion-control equipment – including analog rotary encoders. Now, the company has made its programmable analog encoders…

programmable logic controller

Honeywell ControlEdge PLC can reduce configuration, integration, and support costs
October 22, 2018 by Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control Ltd.

Honeywell is a trusted manufacturer of electronic equipment for measurement applications, available in Canada through Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control. One of Honeywell’s most innovative solutions is the ControlEdge PLC, industry’s first programmable logic…

industrial chain solutions

The Canadian mining industry relies heavily on Tsubaki chain products
October 22, 2018 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki has provided great industrial chain solutions for a variety of sectors for more than a century, including 45 years with its Canadian affiliate, Tsubaki of Canada. General manufacturing gets amazing benefits from…

automation technology

Festo Group appoints new chairman of its global management board
October 21, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo Group and its Canadian affiliate, Festo Canada, are pleased to announce a major leadership change at the company’s world headquarters in Esslingen, Germany. The family-owned global automation technology company recently appointed Oliver…

pick and place products

SMC Pneumatics manufactures a variety of pick and place products
October 17, 2018 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

As automation technology expands and progresses, so does the market for robotic components like grippers and vacuum equipment for moving and placing materials. SMC Pneumatics, whose lineup is available from Advanced Motion &…

spray tips

SAMES KREMLIN recommends its Airmix spray tips for better finishes
October 16, 2018 by SAMES KREMLIN

Since 1975, SAMES KREMLIN has revolutionized paint spray finishing with its Airmix technology, today’s global industry standard for medium-pressure atomization. For optimal Airmix performance, it is best to use specially designed Airmix spray…

automated workforce system

Kronos helps Indian brewery improve productivity with new automated solution
October 16, 2018 by Kronos Canadian Systems Inc.

For more than four decades, Kronos has been helping manufacturing companies all over the world increase productivity and employee engagement with every automated workforce system, and that goes for its Canadian affiliate, Kronos…

ADM Expo

Visit Firing Industries at the ADM Montreal show in November
October 16, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries is a premier distributor of world-class industrial processing equipment, and it is getting ready to showcase its latest offerings at the Advanced Design & Manufacturing Expo, or ADM Expo, in Montreal…

conveyor technology

Wecon conveyor products are a great way to improve productivity
October 10, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Conveyor technology has radically transformed factory and warehouse environments over the last century, and Wecon Systems continues that tradition by supplying world-class conveyor products. For more than 20 years, this distributor has played…

rugged data recorders

Durham Instruments carries multiple variations of HBM SomatXR data recorders
October 10, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Data acquisition is an important application across the industrial spectrum, and HBM Test and Measurement is a major supplier of equipment in this area – available in Canada from Durham Instruments. HBM’s portfolio…

air saver unit

Parker air saver unit is an efficient, environmentally friendly solution
October 10, 2018 by Wainbee Limited

Efficient design is a factor that many businesses look for in their industrial equipment, and Wainbee Limited’s inventory satisfies this need with many innovative solutions. One of these solutions is the Parker air…

drive chains

Tsubaki’s great products range from drive chains to cam clutches
October 5, 2018 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

For 45 years, Tsubaki of Canada has been providing top chain solutions across the country, from drive chains to conveyor ones. More than one-third of industrial chains being used in Canada are by…

industrial material handling solutions

Hytrol offers the right conveyor solution for every material-handling application
October 5, 2018 by Norpak Handling Limited

Norpak Handling is a proud Integration Partner with Hytrol Conveyor Company, a major North American manufacturer of industrial material handling solutions. Hytrol has such a broad range of conveyor equipment that it has…



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