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absolute rotary encoders

IXARC absolute rotary encoders by POSITAL now have IO-Link interface
November 19, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

POSITAL-Fraba has recently upgraded and expanded its line of IXARC absolute rotary encoders – with support for the IO-Link communications interface. A popular, low-cost, and easy-to-implement communications system, IO-Link is designed to simplify…

Ion Air Knife

Ion air knife by EXAIR eliminates static while improving production
November 18, 2019 by Exair Corporation

EXAIR Corporation has mastered the art of static elimination in manufacturing production with its anti-static air knives. The latest and most innovative of these units is the Gen4 Standard Ion Air Knife. Not…

acoustical arrays

Brüel & Kjӕr acoustical arrays are usable indoors or outdoors
November 18, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Danish manufacturer Brüel & Kjӕr makes world-leading measurement devices available through Durham Instruments. The lineup includes acoustical arrays, which rapidly produce detailed noise maps of different types of noise sources. The supplier offers…

vision sensor

Festo’s SBSI vision sensor is commissioned in only three steps
November 18, 2019 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada’s new, economical SBSI standard vision sensor provides fast and easy installation and commissioning – even for a user without any expert knowledge in industrial vision systems. Festo has fully integrated everything…

industrial circular connectors

HARTING offers a miniaturized solution for rapid connection placement
November 18, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

Miniaturization is one of the key trends in industrial connectivity today, and HARTING Canada is right on top of it. As one of the world’s most innovative designers and manufacturers of connectors and…

vertical broaching machine

Vertical broaching machine by Ohio Broach is compact and versatile
November 18, 2019 by The Ohio Broach & Machine Co.

The Ohio Broach and Machine Company not only provides broaching services for manufacturers; it also builds broaching machines – both for its own use and to sell to customers who want to perform…

RKC Instrument

Thermo-Kinetics now distributes RKC Instrument’s product line in Western Canada
November 8, 2019 by Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control Ltd.

Many businesses rely on measurement instrumentation from Thermo-Kinetics Measurement and Control. This company collaborates with many major manufacturers – and now, it is proud to announce that Thermo-Kinetics is a distributor for RKC…

mobile instruments

PIC offers ECOM mobile instruments for use in hazardous locations
November 7, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

A member of the Pepperl+Fuchs family, ECOM Instruments is the name businesses count on for great communication, computing, and lighting solutions. Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) supplies the manufacturer’s great products in…

freestanding workstation

Metal company upgrades freestanding workstation crane with ELS
November 7, 2019 by Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc.

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS) has provided many solutions for customers to make their difficult jobs seem easy – including Gorbel crane equipment. A few years ago, a metal service centre…

processing technologies

Hosokawa Micron workshop enlightens industry reps with its processing technologies
November 6, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries is proud to supply Hosokawa Micron powder-processing equipment to Canadian businesses. Last month, Hosokawa Micron hosted a Minerals Workshop at its global headquarters in Summit, NJ. Focusing on the manufacturer’s processing…

surface treatment

Engineering, design, finishing, delivery: four stages of Matritech projects
November 6, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. has been a major Canadian provider of metal components for three decades, acting as a one-stop shop for machining services – stamping, tooling, assembly, CNC machining, and more all under one…

oscillating mountings

Oscillating mountings and universal joints by Rosta suit gyratory sifters
November 6, 2019 by Rosta Inc

Rosta Inc. has mastered several types of rubber suspension technology, one being oscillating-conveyor technology. The company manufactures a wide range of elements that serve this area, such as universal joints and oscillating mountings.…

feedback encoders

POSITAL to showcase encoders, sensors, and more at SPS show
November 6, 2019 by Posital-Fraba

As a renowned manufacturer of motion-control solutions, POSITAL showcases products at trade shows around the globe. Later this month, the company is exhibiting at the SPS (smart production solutions) show in Nuremberg, Germany.…

wire-rope solutions

Bergen Cable’s keys to success: expertise, customer service, and quality
November 6, 2019 by Bergen Cable Technology, Inc

What has kept Bergen Cable successful and respected for more than 75 years and counting? As the world’s longest-running supplier of cable and wire-rope solutions, the company credits its long-time success to three…


New electric drives by Festo offer quicker and easier commissioning
November 6, 2019 by Festo Inc

Festo Canada is on a roll with innovative new products this fall. The latest development is the Simplified Motion Series of electric drives, for applications that need very simple motion or positioning. Extremely…

instrumentation suppliers

For more than 65 years, Endress+Hauser has provided top solutions
November 5, 2019 by Endress + Hauser Canada Ltd.

Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd. is the Canadian branch of one of the largest instrumentation suppliers worldwide. This corporation has grown for well over six decades, from a small local business to the international prominence…

energy meter

Badger Meter’s DXN flow and energy meter uses multiple technologies
November 5, 2019 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments distributes an unmatched selection of test and measurement tools from top international manufacturers – including Badger Meter, which makes the Dynasonics DXN flow and energy meter. This is a powerful device…

mag drills

Portable mag drills by Hougen make challenging tasks much easier
November 5, 2019 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment is Canada’s source for assembly and construction tools that reach new heights of innovation. The lineup includes Hougen Manufacturing’s unique series of portable magnetic drills, also known as mag drills. These…


How to keep Hytrol’s conveyor solutions running for many years
November 4, 2019 by Norpak Handling Limited

Hytrol Conveyor Company’s revolutionary material-handling solutions are available to Canadian businesses through Norpak Handling, an authorized Hytrol Integration Partner. But as great as Hytrol’s products are, users still require a disciplined conveyor-maintenance plan…

sump pumps

How Sandpiper sump pumps are essential for moving tough solids
November 4, 2019 by York Fluid Controls Ltd

Sandpiper pumps are renowned internationally for their strong performance in challenging applications. Available from York Fluid Controls, these pumps bring a new standard of solids removal to Canadian businesses. One Sandpiper product series…

photoelectric fork sensors

Dietz’ photoelectric fork sensors are available in Canada through IBIS
November 4, 2019 by IBIS Electro-Products Corp.

IBIS Electro-Products Corp. is a major supplier of sensors, especially those by Dietz Sensortechnik. Dietz manufactures a variety of photoelectric fork sensors, also known as slot sensors, which all work with infrared lights.…

waterproof connectors

PushPull connectors by HARTING can resist water, vibration, and shock
November 4, 2019 by Harting Canada Inc

HARTING Canada is the country’s most respected source of industrial connectivity solutions. One of its key strengths is innovation, which is present in such unique product lines as its series of PushPull connectors.…

safety circuit

Safety circuit by Clippard reduces injury risk with two-hand function
November 1, 2019 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited benefits workplaces across Canada with its Machine Safety lineup. These products not only function effectively, but also help to protect users and the workplace environment from any accidents. A key example…

handheld measurement device

HygroPalm handheld measurement device by Rotronic calculates humidity, temperature
October 31, 2019 by Chevrier Instruments Inc.

For the most comprehensive selection of test and measurement devices in Canada, businesses turn to Chevrier Instruments. This renowned supplier collaborates with major manufacturers, including Rotronic Measurement Solutions. Rotronic’s HygroPalm HP32 handheld measurement…

environmental compliance monitoring

Auburn’s environmental compliance monitoring: all of the main benefits
October 31, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Businesses everywhere rely on Auburn Systems environmental solutions, which are available in Canada through Firing Industries. Options available include products for dust-collector maintenance, baghouse controls, and much more. Another major provision in which…

safe flashlights

Intrinsically safe flashlights by ECOM are reliable and lightweight devices
October 30, 2019 by Process Instruments and Components Inc

Process Instruments and Components Inc. (PIC) is Canada’s foremost source of equipment for hazardous work conditions. The lineup includes ECOM Instruments’ popular portfolio of mobile devices – such as intrinsically safe flashlights. Models…

industrial rubber spring elements

Rosta’s rubber spring elements offer many functions in compact designs
October 30, 2019 by Rosta Inc

With its unmatched mastery of three types of industrial technology (oscillating-conveyor, tensioning, and rubber-suspension technology), Rosta Inc. has been helping Canadian businesses with its expertise since 1988. Among the company’s many great solutions…

HVAC/R temperature sensors

MINCO makes an unmatched variety of HVAC/R temperature sensors
October 30, 2019 by Mod-Tronic Instruments Ltd.

Mod-Tronic Instruments Ltd. is where Canadian businesses go for the widest selection of temperature sensors and transmitters. The company is the world’s largest MINCO stocking distributor – carrying MINCO’s unsurpassed portfolio of HVAC/R…

high-torque impact wrench

New IR high-torque impact wrench offers higher power, longer life
October 30, 2019 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Ingersoll Rand (IR) has manufactured world-class construction tools for more than 150 years, and Dobco Equipment provides them for Canadian businesses. The latest innovation by IR is the IQV20 series of W7172 cordless…

welding robots

Matritech gets the job done with bending and welding robots
October 30, 2019 by Matritech Inc.

With its unique range of industrial services – CNC machining, laser cutting, tooling, stamping, and much more – Matritech Inc. serves many businesses as a perfect one-stop shop. Another major advantage that customers…

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