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Ontario Investing Nearly $1.3 Billion to Stabilize Colleges and Universities

February 26, 2024 Province maintaining tuition fee freeze to keep costs down for students and parents The Ontario government has introduced a suite of measures to stabilize the province’s colleges and universities, including nearly $1.3 billion in new funding, while maintaining the tuition fee freeze to keep costs down for Ontario students and parents. The…

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ABB Appoints Morten Wierod to Succeed Björn Rosengren as CEO

February 26, 2024 From August 1, 2024, until the end of the year, Björn Rosengren will advise and assist Morten Wierod and the Executive Committee to ensure a seamless transition The ABB Board of Directors has appointed Morten Wierod as Chief Executive Officer. He will take office on August 1, 2024, and succeed Björn Rosengren,…

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Omron Automation Honours Flow Waterjet with Innovation Award and Donation to SME Education Foundation

February 22, 2024 Flow, a global later in waterjet cutting technology, receives the inaugural Innovation Award for the groundbreaking web interface with IIoT capabilities. Omron Foundation donates $25,000 to Flow’s chosen charity, the SME Education Foundation, to inspire and support the future of manufacturing and engineering. Omron Automation is thrilled to honor its esteemed customers…

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Endress+Hauser Is Developing Strongly

February 22, 2024 Measurement technology specialist increases sales and creates new jobs in the 2023 financial year Endress+Hauser, a global specialist for measurement technology and automation solutions, increased its consolidated sales by 11 percent to more than 3.7 billion euros in 2023. The Swiss family-owned company created 715 new jobs worldwide. At the end of…

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Ontario Making it Easier to Build Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

February 22, 2024 Province of Ontario streamlining process to connect public EV charging stations to the grid The Ontario government is making it easier to build and connect new public electric vehicle (EV) chargers to the province’s world-class clean electricity grid. Starting May 27, 2024, all local utilities will follow a streamlined process for EV…

Westburne Announces Groundbreaking Partnership With Kinova
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Westburne Announces Groundbreaking Partnership With Kinova

February 15, 2024 Westburne is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking partnership that is set to redefine the landscape of collaborative robotics. Westburne has joined forces with Kinova, a global leader in robotics innovation, to deliver cutting-edge solutions that will transform industries and elevate our commitment to technological advancement. What This Partnership Means: This partnership marks…

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Kinova – Link 6 Robot Arm – Multi-Applications

February 15, 2024 Explore in details the multiple industrial applications of Kinova’s Link 6 robot arm: By leveraging the world’s most powerful robotic controller present on Kinova’s Link 6, complex high-mix applications are easy to handle and program, from basic material handling to complex 3D finishing or welding applications. Given the advanced connectivity options, different…

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Rockwell Automation Announces Direct Air Capture Carbon Removal Credit Agreement With 1PointFive

February 15, 2024 The CDR credits from 1PointFive aligns with Rockwell’s commitment to support technologies, such as direct air capture, that can advance sustainability goals Rockwell Automation, Inc., one of the world’s largest companies dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, is pleased to announce an agreement with 1PointFive to purchase carbon dioxide removal (CDR) credits…

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Siemens Canada: Automate The Future Tour 2024

Register today February 14, 2024 Automate the Future Tour is coming to a city near you soon. This cross-Canada tour showcases the latest in manufacturing and process technologies. Explore all aspects of factory automation, motion, and process automation– from the hardware and software that drive it, the newest technologies, and fully-integrated solutions – that can…

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CourseCompare Releases 2024 Canadian College and University Rankings Amid Record International Student Enrolment and AI-Impacted Job Market

February 15, 2024 Outcomes-based rankings establish national benchmarks for traditional and emerging education providers, from colleges and universities to online training companies and coding bootcamps CourseCompare, part of Canada’s marketplace for education, which served more than two million prospective students from more than 100 countries in 2023, has released its 2024 rankings of the best schools and programs…

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At Schneider Electric, Life Is On | They Empower All to Make the Most of Our Energy and Resources

February 15, 2024 Schneider Electric’s purpose is to empower all to make the most of our energy and resources, bridging progress, and sustainability for all. They call this Life Is On. Their mission is to be your digital partner for Sustainability and Efficiency. They drive digital transformation by integrating world-leading process and energy technologies, end-point…

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Highly Dynamical XPlanar Mover from Beckhoff Automation

February 15, 2024 The XPlanar mover is the magnetically floating, freely movable, and wireless component of the XPlanar system. Each individual mover can be moved highly dynamically without collisions and positioned freely on the system. Also lifting, lowering, weighing, tilting or rotating while travelling is possible. The intelligent transport system combines the advantages of conventional…

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Vention Announced as One of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50™ Program Winners for 2023

February 15, 2024 A unified digital platform to empower manufacturers to become automation specialists Vention, a leading digital manufacturing automation platform (MAP), was recognized for the third time as part of the 2023 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ awards program for its rapid revenue growth, entrepreneurial spirit, and bold innovation. Celebrating its 26th anniversary, the program recognizes Canada’s 50…

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Endress+Hauser Canada Announces Price Commitment to Customers and Partners

February 13, 2024 Company to maintain list prices for all of 2024 Endress+Hauser Canada announces its pledge to maintain current product list prices, reaffirming its commitment to its customers and the Canadian market. Throughout 2024, Endress+Hauser Canada will refrain from increasing product list prices to maintain customer stability, all while sustaining its mission to deliver…

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Omron Automation Expands Manufacturing with Relocation to Greer, South Carolina

February 12, 2024 Omron Automation is pleased to announce exciting news about the future of their manufacturing operations As the company continues to focus on expanding production capacity in the Americas, improving lead times, and providing enhanced service, they have made the strategic decision to relocate their current facility in Renton, Washington to Atlas at…