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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…

lifting beam

ELS lifting beam helps nuclear company lift heavy floor panels
December 16, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) knows how to make difficult jobs easy for plants and warehouses that need lifting solutions. Not only does ELS supply crane and lifting equipment; it also…

data-centre connectivity

Setting the standard for power distribution in data centres: Part 3
December 14, 2018 by Harting Canada Inc

This three-part article explores the most important trends in data-centre connectivity, the Open Compute Project (OCP), and the ways in which HARTING is meeting these challenges head on, providing solutions to today’s challenges…

gypsum milling

Hosokawa Micron manufactures two instruments that can mill gypsum products
December 14, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Size reduction of materials is an essential application in many industries, from food processing to chemicals. Hosokawa Micron is an international leader in processors that reduce particle size, available in Canada from Firing…

pallet handling systems

Wecon conveyors work with AGVs for efficient pallet handling systems
December 12, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Wecon Systems provides conveyors and material-handling systems that make warehouses and plants far more productive, efficient, and safe. One convenient function that some Wecon products have is to feed bins into automatic guided…

MEMS inclinometers

MEMS inclinometer by Jewell Instruments is robust, rugged, and lightweight
December 12, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Jewell Instruments has been providing precision force-balanced inclinometers for more than four decades, and its products are available through Durham Instruments. One of Jewell’s latest developments is the JMI-100/200 series of MEMS inclinometers,…

heating needs

The Process Heaters team can handle any type of project
December 11, 2018 by Process Heaters Inc

Process Heaters remains a top Canadian source of industrial heating needs. This supplier carries a wide range of heating related products – including 12 types of heaters, as well as furnaces, control panels,…

Airspray Tanks

New Airspray Tanks from SAMES KREMLIN fulfill many finishing needs
December 10, 2018 by SAMES KREMLIN

SAMES KREMLIN has been devising the most innovative industrial finishing products on the market for decades. The company’s latest development is its new line of Airspray Tanks, designed for feeding both manual and…

safety cable

Safety cable versus lock wire: Bergen Cable offers its input
December 10, 2018 by Bergen Cable Technology LLC

Bergen Cable is renowned as an expert in world-class cable and lock-wire products. In 1987, the company developed its own line of safety cable, with shorter installation time, lower assembly costs, and higher…

surgical valves

Piezo valves from Festo enhance precision in eye surgery
December 10, 2018 by Festo Inc

Eye surgery is a delicate process that requires not only skilled personnel, but also the latest technology. This is why Festo offers proportional and fast-switching surgical valves to go with workstations such as…

wireless pressure transmitter

Wireless pressure transmitter by Honeywell offers performance and cost advantages
December 10, 2018 by Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control Ltd.

Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control Ltd. is the distributor that Canadian businesses turn to for instruments by Honeywell, and one of the most innovative is the SmartLine wireless pressure transmitter. This device uses industry-leading…

dry grinding attritors

Union Process manufactures two distinct designs of dry grinding attritors
December 10, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries supplies top processing equipment for the Canadian market, including dry grinding attritors by Union Process. This manufacturer makes the most comprehensive line of production attritors, which can grind, mill, and disperse…

barcode scanner

Four reasons to invest in Bluetooth scanners from ECOM Instruments
December 9, 2018 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) is an established industrial-controls distributor that proudly represents a variety of manufacturers of equipment for hazardous work applications. ECOM Instruments, a member of the Pepperl+Fuchs family, is…

industrial data centre connectivity

Setting the standard for power distribution in data centres: Part 2
December 7, 2018 by Harting Canada Inc

This three-part article explores the most important trends in industrial data centre connectivity, the Open Compute Project (OCP), and the ways in which HARTING is meeting these challenges head on, providing solutions to…

industrial kit encoders

POSITAL’s family of kit encoders now has three new members
December 7, 2018 by Posital-Fraba

Industrial kit encoders are among the innovative motion-control products for which POSITAL is renowned. But this company does not rest on its past laurels; it always pushes itself to develop new solutions. Last…

welding head

Orbital system from Red-D-Arc makes welding of small pipes easier
December 7, 2018 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

As a top Canadian supplier of industrial welding products, Red-D-Arc Welderentals knows how difficult it can be to weld small-diameter tubing. It takes an expert welder to manipulate the torch precisely and reach…

containment pumps

Containment pumps by Sandpiper eliminate safety hazards and environmental risks
December 6, 2018 by York Fluid Controls Ltd

York Fluid Controls is a respected supplier of industrial pump products, including air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps by Sandpiper. This manufacturer produces several designs of containment pumps, which are the only complete line of…

material handling conveyor systems

Conveyor products by Wecon Systems offer some major environmental advantages
December 5, 2018 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Much has been said about how material handling conveyor systems make workplaces more productive, efficient, and safe. Wecon Systems products, in particular, speed up production while minimizing the chances of employee injury. But…

exact turbine flow meters

Cox exact dual-rotor turbine flow meters have extended flow-measurement range
December 5, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments’ portfolio of top measurement devices includes the Cox brand of precision turbine flow meters, produced by Badger Meter. The pinnacle of this technology is the Cox Exact Dual-Rotor Turbine Flow Meter.…

rubber suspension components

Rosta Inc. celebrates 30 years of success in Canadian industry
December 4, 2018 by Rosta Inc

It takes a lot of skill, expertise, and dedication for a manufacturing company to stay in business for many years. This year, Rosta Inc. is observing 30 years of providing the best rubber…

adhesive

New problem-solving sealant from LOCTITE!
December 4, 2018 by Henkel Canada Corporation

As a leader in industrial adhesive products, Henkel Canada Corporation always pushes for innovation. Now, the company has released its latest development: Loctite 518 liquid gasket applicator pens. These liquid gaskets are more reliable than cut…

pressure piping expansion joints

Pressure piping expansion joints by HOLZ use proven tire technology
December 4, 2018 by Northern Industrial Supply Co. (NISCO)

Businesses all over North America know they can rely on HOLZ Rubber Company for high-quality industrial expansion joints – all of which are available in Canada from Northern Industrial Supply Company (NISCO). This…

safety lockout valves

Parker safety lockout valves offer advantages over traditional ball valves
December 4, 2018 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited is an important supplier of industrial equipment that increases machine safety. This includes products by Parker, such as its line of safety lockout valves. Available in three series – EZ, LV,…

combustion gas analyzers

Several models of combustion gas analyzers available from Chevrier Instruments
December 3, 2018 by Chevrier Instruments Inc.

Chevrier Instruments is a veteran supplier of top industrial test and measurement devices, especially a wide selection of devices manufactured by KIMO Instruments. Among these are several makes of combustion gas analyzers, which…

intelligent compressed air system

U.K. calcium-carbonate supplier now saves thousands with CompAir compressor system
December 3, 2018 by Compair Canada Inc. div. of Gardner Denver

CompAir has an impressive history of saving businesses money with its compressed-air solutions all over the world – including service by its local affiliate, CompAir Canada. One happy customer is Longcliffe Quarries, one…

industrial automation solutions

Festo YouTube channel shows customers how to handle its components
December 3, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada customers can get the most out of the company’s industrial automation solutions by subscribing to the Festo Service channel on YouTube. This new channel provides videos that explain how users can…

intelligent compressed air products

New EXAIR catalogue features new air guns, nozzles, and more
December 3, 2018 by Exair Corporation

EXAIR Corporation remains a major source of intelligent compressed air products, and it has released its latest catalogue for these solutions. The new Catalogue 32 is a full-colour technical guide to great engineered…

custom lift assist

Custom lift assist by ELS provides solution for asphalt company
December 1, 2018 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) has a history of making difficult jobs easier for its industrial clients. For decades, this company has recommended products from its vast inventory of lifting solutions…

explosion proof tablets

ECOM tablets for hazardous areas improve decision making and collaboration
December 1, 2018 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

A member of the Pepperl+Fuchs family of industrial manufacturers, ECOM Instruments makes a lot of great products for hazardous work locations, all of which are available in Canada from Process Instruments and Components…

data centre connectivity

Setting the standard for power distribution in data centres: Part 1
November 30, 2018 by Harting Canada Inc

Data centre connectivity keeps a company running smoothly. Disruptions, whether they last for minutes, hours or days, can wreak havoc on a company’s bottom line through lost or corrupted data, lost productivity, and…



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