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The Rosta Group welcomes highly experienced new CEO Urs Stieger
February 15, 2019 by Rosta Inc

Rosta has provided top technological solutions for businesses worldwide for three-quarters of a century now – including more than three decades in Canada, through local affiliate Rosta Inc. A large part of Rosta’s…

air gun

EXAIR’s newest Soft Grip gun enables hours of comfortable use
February 15, 2019 by Exair Corporation

Using a safety air gun can be challenging. Cleaning small inside diameters can be difficult, and the user’s hand can get tired after longtime use. Fortunately, EXAIR Corporation has developed the Soft Grip…

containers

How Matcon helped a coffee company reduce its blending time
February 14, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Matcon has optimized many processing systems with its intermediate bulk containers, or IBCs, available in Canada from Firing Industries. Matcon’s history is full of success stories. One recent example involved Wetra Food Industries,…

vertical grinders

Vertical grinders by Top Cat are the industry’s material-removal standard
February 13, 2019 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Top Cat Air Tools’ line of vertical grinders is one of the quality product groups available in Canada from Dobco Equipment. These grinders are the industry standard for the removing large amounts of…

industrial data logger

Innovative SMT industrial data logger is extremely versatile and modifiable
February 13, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments offers the best test and measurement devices for workplace use on the Canadian market, including innovative products manufactured by SMT Elektronik. The SMT portfolio includes the MONI LOG EnDal curve industrial…

used welding equipment

Red-D-Arc carries a wide range of used equipment for sale
February 12, 2019 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

An Airgas company, Red-D-Arc Welderentals supplies an unparalleled range of welding-related equipment for industrial use. Of course, not every customer wants to buy new equipment. Some merely need to rent products for temporary…

metal-components manufacturer

Matritech offers seven major advantages as a partner in industry
February 11, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. is a metal-components manufacturer with a unique, solid reputation in the industrial landscape, offering a plethora of services for businesses in a variety of industries. Its facilities in Drummondville, Que. offer…

compact signal conditioners

Compact signal conditioners by Pepperl+Fuchs are built to maximize safety
February 11, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) is the distributor that Canadian businesses depend on for innovative products manufactured by Pepperl+Fuchs – devices and equipment that promote safety in hazardous plant conditions. This includes…

test arrangement

Contact plating material options for electronic connectors: Part 6
February 8, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

In this six-part article, the HARTING Technology Group discusses plug-in connectors and options available for contact plating. This final part deals with test arrangement and summarizes the whole. Read Part 1, Part 2,…

inclinometers

TILTIX inclinometers by POSITAL now come with Modbus RTU interfaces
February 8, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

POSITAL, a member of the FRABA Group, has recently upgraded its line of TILTIX inclinometers with a new communication interface. Each device is now available with a Modbus RTU interface, based on Modbus…

cable accessories

KabelSchlepp manufactures three kinds of cable and hose-carrier system accessories
February 8, 2019 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

A member of the Tsubaki Group, KabelSchlepp is the original inventor of the modern cable and hose-carrier chain. The company has led this field in innovative products for well over half a century.…

safety skin

AIRSKIN allows workers to interact with UR10 robots by touch
February 8, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. distributes the latest automation solutions, including collaborative robot arms (or “cobots”) by Universal Robots. Now, Austrian manufacturer Blue Danube Robotics has made working with UR10 cobots even easier.…

contactless weighing

Festo is an innovator in contactless weighing for cleaner environments
February 7, 2019 by Festo Inc

A global leader in automation, Festo is revolutionizing contactless weighing and precise measurement with its SupraSensor concept. This solution will be a boost to the medical and pharmaceutical industries, in which maintaining ultra-clean,…

shock recorder

Robust shock recorder by SMT is available from Durham Instruments
February 6, 2019 by Durham Instruments

SMT Elektronik is one of many great manufacturers of industrial test and measurement devices that are available in Canada through Durham Instruments. One of SMT’s innovative products is the MONI LOG ShockDisplay curve…

sortation conveyor

Norpak Handling’s tips on picking the most suitable sortation conveyor
February 6, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

For many plants and warehouses, a basic conveyor system is not sufficient. In mass processing, sorting capabilities are required to put products into different distribution lines. A sortation conveyor is designed to perform…

ohio broach

Ohio Broach makes an impressive variety of industrial broaching machines
February 5, 2019 by The Ohio Broach & Machine Co.

Businesses all over North America trust The Ohio Broach & Machine Company not just for first-rate broaching services, but also for industrial broaching machines. The company began producing machines for customer use in…

motor base

Rosta solution helps aggregate company reduce its maintenance costs significantly
February 4, 2019 by Rosta Inc

When a company has lasted for more than 75 years, its history becomes a lengthy string of success stories. Such is the case with Rosta, which brings its technological expertise to Canada through…

metallic expansion joints

HOLZ metal expansion joints suit unique environmental and installation conditions
February 4, 2019 by Northern Industrial Supply Co. (NISCO)

Expansion joints are among the top specialties of HOLZ Rubber Company, and these products are available in Canada via Northern Industrial Supply Company (NISCO). HOLZ manufactures four types of joints, including several designs…

Bluetooth beacon

Pepperl+Fuchs Bluetooth beacon navigates indoors where GPS will not work
February 4, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Pepperl+Fuchs is a pioneer in the field of explosion protection and sensor technology, with products available in Canada through Process Instruments & Components Inc. (PIC). This manufacturer has designed and developed many innovative…

palladium nickel

Contact plating material options for electronic connectors: Part 5
February 1, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

In this six-part article, the HARTING Technology Group discusses plug-in connectors and options available for contact plating. This part deals with selecting the right surface and comparing hard gold with hard-gold-flashed palladium nickel.…

energy loggers

Fluke electrical energy loggers help to optimize plant energy use
February 1, 2019 by Chevrier Instruments Inc.

Chevrier Instruments offers world-class test and measurement devices from major manufacturers, and that includes Fluke. Among these products are the Fluke 1732 and 1734 three-phase electrical energy loggers, which are designed to simplify…

air station

Air station by CompAir keeps things moving at relocated studio
February 1, 2019 by Compair Canada Inc. div. of Gardner Denver

CompAir is respected worldwide for its unmatched skills in providing compressed air for businesses. One notable success story happened more than five years ago, when Great Britain’s main broadcasting organization required an on-the-move…

electric static eliminators

Free sensor with purchase of any EXAIR Gen4 static eliminator
February 1, 2019 by Exair Corporation

EXAIR Corporation is a top source of industrial compressed-air equipment, including electric static eliminators. The company recently launched its new Gen4 series, a lineup of electrically powered, shockless ionizers that can eliminate static…

factory automation products

People, Technology, Performance: key ingredients in Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd.
January 31, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

For 33 years, Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. has served Canadian industry as a major distributor of factory automation products. With five locations stretching from southern Ontario to Nova Scotia, the company still…

laser position sensor

Acuity laser position sensor gauges distances with triangulation measurement principles
January 30, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments is the great Canadian source of world-class industrial test and measurement instruments from major international manufacturers. One of these producers is Acuity, renowned for its state-of-the-art laser devices – such as…

transfer cart

ELS transfer cart solves company’s issues with moving die pieces
January 30, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Challenging applications are welcome for the expert team at Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS). These veteran providers of lifting and conveying solutions make difficult jobs seem easy. One manufacturing company learned…

absorption sensor

Turbimax sensor by Endress+Hauser is a reliable tool for turbidity
January 30, 2019 by Endress + Hauser Canada Ltd.

The latest innovation in Endress+Hauser Canada’s long line of measurement instrumentation is the Turbimax CUS50D absorption sensor. This is a robust, highly reliable tool for measuring turbidity and suspended solids in hostile work…

pavement breakers

Ingersoll Rand pavement breakers improve productivity while reducing costs significantly
January 30, 2019 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment is Canada’s source for innovative construction equipment by Ingersoll Rand (IR), which has revolutionized this field for more than 150 years. The IR portfolio of products includes balancers, wrenches, chain hoists,…

air cushioning

PPS cylinders by Festo offer self-adjusting air cushioning for machinery
January 30, 2019 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada offers a unique solution that eliminates the need for manual adjustment of pneumatic cylinders in plant machinery: PPS cylinder variants, with the world’s first self-adjusting air cushioning. These ISO cylinders ensure…

wire forming

Arc-Fil is still a leader in strip and wire forming
January 29, 2019 by Arc-Fil Products Ltd

This year, Arc-Fil observes its 40th anniversary as a leader in wire forming. That is four decades of success, during which the company has continued to build relationships with customers with its dedicated…



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